Instrument Rating Ground School



Our weekend instrument rating ground school course is an accelerated offering that lets you get the book knowledge you need to get to flying in the clouds! We will meet from 9:30am-3:30pm, 2 weekends in person, lunch included. The course will take place at the flight school in the upstairs classroom. All of the materials that you will need for the course are included and will be provided on day 1!

Course Syllabus

  • Weather Basics
  • Weather Types
  • Microbursts
  • Weather Services
  • Pilot Reports
  • Winds Aloft Forecasts
  • Surface Analysis Charts
  • Flight Instruments
  • Electronic Flight Instruments (G1000 and Aspen)
  • Navigation
  • Regulations and Procedures
  • Departure Procedures
  • VFR On Top
  • Enroute Charts
  • Holding Patterns
  • Arrivals (STARs)
  • Approach Procedures
  • Missed Approach Procedures