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Aeronautics-Professional Pilot

31-402-1 Technical Diploma (TD) 35 Credits Financial Aid Eligible Location*: Oshkosh

*Some general education courses may be available at multiple locations.

If you’d like to build your flight experience for employment in the aviation industry, this diploma program can give you the training and experience you need to get started. Your training includes FAA approved 141 flight training for Private Pilot, Instrument Rating and Commercial Pilot Multi-Engine. You’ll also gain the knowledge and flight experience to qualify for the Commercial Single Engine. You’ll be well prepared for a variety of interesting career options. If your goal is to become an airline pilot, this program can offer one pathway to acquire the necessary flight hours you’ll need to be eligible for those positions.

COURSE LIST

Occupational Specific (35 Credits)

Course Title
Course Number
Credits
Private Pilot-Ground
10-402-101
3
Covers ground training of aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Private Pilot certificate level.
Prerequisite: Admission to Aeronautics-Pilot Training program, Aeronautics Professional Pilot Embedded Technical Diploma or department consent
Private Pilot-Flight
10-402-191
3
Covers ground and flight training of aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Private Pilot certificate level.
Prerequisite: Admission to Aeronautics-Pilot Training program, Aeronautics Professional Pilot Embedded Technical Diploma or department consent; Corequisite: Provate Pilot - Ground (10-402-101).
Aviation Weather
10-402-102
3
Covers ground training of aviation weather, aviation human factors, aviation safety, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level.
Prerequisite: Admission to Aeronautics-Pilot Training program or Aeronautics Professional Pilot Embedded Technical Diploma or Department Consent
Commercial Instrument-Flight 1
10-402-192
3
Covers ground and flight training of aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level with an emphasis on IFR Operations.
Prerequisites: Private Pilot - Flight (10-402-191); Corequisite: Instrument - Ground (10-402-103)
Instrument-Ground
10-402-103
3
Covers ground training of aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level with an emphasis on IFR operations.
Prerequisites: Private Pilot, Ground 10-402-101; Admission to Aeronautics-Pilot Training AAS Degree or Aeronautics-Professional Pilot Embedded Technical Diploma or Department Consent
Commercial-Ground
10-402-104
3
Covers ground training of aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level with an emphasis on multi-engine operations.
Prerequisite: Instrument, Ground 10-402-103; Admission to Aeronautics - Pilot Training AAS Degree or Aeronautics - Pilot Embedded Technical Diploma or Department Consent
Aircraft Systems
10-402-106
3
Covers ground training of aircraft systems, aviation human factors, aviation law and regulation, aviation safety, airworthiness, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level.
Prerequisites: Admission to Aeronautics - Pilot Training AAS or Aeronautics - Professional Embedded Technical Diploma Diploma or Department Consent
Commercial Instrument-Flight 2
10-402-193
3
Covers ground and flight training of aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level with an emphasis on IFR operations.
Prerequisite: Commercial Instrument - Flight 1 (10-402-192)
Commercial Instrument-Flight 4
10-402-194
3
Covers ground and flight training of aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level with an emphasis on multi-engine operations.
Prerequisite: Commercial Instrument - Flight (10-402-186)
Commercial Instrument-Flight 3
10-402-186
3
Covers ground and flight training of aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level with an emphasis on single-engine operations.
Prerequisite: Commercial Instrument - Flight 2 (10-402-193); Corequisite: Commercial - Ground (10-402-104)
Aerodynamics
10-402-105
3
Covers ground training of aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft design and limitations, and theories of flight to the Commercial Pilot certificate level.
Prerequisites: Admission to Aeronautics - Pilot Training AAS Degree or Aeronautics - Professional Pilot Embedded Technical Diploma Or Department Consent
Avionics for Pilots
10-402-185
2
Offers an introduction to the principles and operation of the electronic systems found in contemporary airplanes. Emphasis is on the operational capabilities and limitations of the equipment as well as recognition and communication of operational malfunctions.
Prerequisites: Admission to Aeronautics - Pilot Training AAS Degree or Aeronautics - Professional Pilot Embedded Technical Diploma Or Department Consent

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