CCOG for AVS 236 Spring 2024

Course Number:
AVS 236
Course Title:
Airplane Multi-Engine Instructor Flight
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Course Description

Explores how to present, explain, demonstrate, and assess flight-related skills and knowledge related to all levels of airplane multi-engine training, while flying from the instructor's seat. Provides training required to prepare for the initial FAA Certified Flight Instructor practical test. Flight training fees apply and cover a specific amount of training. Prerequisites: AVS 225. Prerequisites/concurrent: AVS 230. Corequisites: AVS 207B.

Addendum to Course Description

This course covers the Multi-engine Instructor portion of the Hillsboro Aero Academy Flight Instructor Curriculum FAA-approved 141 Training Course Outline (TCO), which includes the flight stages 1 and 2.

Specific hours of training are required to meet the outcomes for this course, and will be provided by PCC's contracted flight training provider, Hillsboro Aero Academy, under PCC supervision.  Outcomes will be assessed by written, oral and practical (flight) tests. 

Intended Outcomes for the course

Upon completion of the course students should be able to:

  1. Fly required maneuvers in multi-engine airplanes to FAA Practical Test Standards from the right (instructor) seat. 
  2. Qualify to take the FAA Certified Flight Instructor practical test in a multi-engine airplane.
  3. Provide safe, high-quality flight instruction to students seeking FAA Pilot Certificates in multi-engine airplanes.

Outcome Assessment Strategies

Evaluation methods will include written, oral, and practical testing. Evaluation levels will meet or exceed those defined by the FAA Flight Instructor Airplane Practical Test Standards for initial Flight Instructor, multi-engine, and required under 14 CFR 141, FAA Approved Training Course.

Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)


(i) Fundamentals of instructing;

(ii) Technical subject areas;

(iii) Preflight preparation;

(iv) Preflight lesson on a maneuver to be performed in flight;

(v) Preflight procedures;

(vi) Airport and seaplane base operations;

(vii) Takeoffs, landings, and go-arounds;

(viii) Fundamentals of flight;

(ix) Performance maneuvers;

(x) Ground reference maneuvers;

(xi) Slow flight and stalls;

(xii) Basic instrument maneuvers;

(xiii) Emergency operations;

(xiv) Multiengine operations; and

(xv) Postflight procedures.