Training offered in this field:
- Instruction: This program is designed for those who wish to complete two years of college to become eligible to enter civil aviation as professional pilots.
- Basic Pilot Training prepares the student for the FAA Private Pilot Airplane Written Examination for the private pilot license. Required course is Aviation and Transportation 120.
- Advanced Pilot Training: A program designed to give private pilots adequate aeronautical knowledge and experience necessary to enter the field as commercial pilots with an instrument rating as their career. To enter this program, it is required that the student satisfactorily completes Aviation and Transportation 120 (may be taken credit by examination).
|PREREQUISITE COURSES||REQUIRED COURSES FOR CERTIFICATE||UNITS|
|AT 120 or equivalent||AT 112*||Private Pilot Laboratory I||2|
|AT 112 or equivalent||AT 113*||Private Pilot Laboratory II||3|
|AT 120**||Private Pilot Ground School||5|
|AT 123||Aircraft Structure and Aerodynamics||3|
|AT 124*||Radio Procedures and Flight Regulations||3|
|AT 120 or completion of the Private Pilot Written Examination or Private Pilot Certificate||AT 125*
||Instrument Rating Ground School||3|
|AT 134||American Aviation Travel History and Operations||3|
|AT 136||Human Factors in Aviation||3|
|TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED||25|
** AT 120 may be taken credit by exam
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET. SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.
|August 2016||GCC Catalog 2016-2017|
|Important Notice: In the event of a discrepancy between the information presented above and the online and/or print versions of the GCC Catalog, please contact a counselor or the office of Admissions and Records. For previous years requirements please see the catalog from that year.|