Course Content and Outcome Guide for AVS 142
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- Curriculum Office
- Course Number:
- AVS 142
- Course Title:
- Airplane: Comm XC Exploration
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Course DescriptionAirplane: Commercial XC Exploration Provides the opportunity to build confidence in solo VFR cross-country planning and flying skills in a variety of terrain environments farther from the base of training. Flight training fees apply and cover a specific amount of training; please see the Course Curriculum and Outcome Guide for detailed information. The AVS 141, 142. 143 sequence is an alternative equivalent to AVS 145. Coreq: AVS 107. Prerequisite: AVS 141.
Addendum to Course Description
20 hrs C152 Solo
2 hrs pre/post flight briefing
Training in excess of these times must be paid for directly to the flight training provider.
Intended Outcomes for the course
1. Approach long, multi-leg cross-country planning with confidence in their ability to both make sound judgments and execute the flight.
2. Take responsibility as Pilot In Command for all necessary preflight action for a safe flight.
3. Execute an assigned long cross-country, making safe go-no-go decisions and maintaining situational awareness and contingency plans at all times.
Outcome Assessment Strategies
Flight, oral and written testing will be used to asses these outcomes.