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Instructor Ground School

October 11 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, repeating until November 8, 2018

Dates: September 16th to November 8th

Sunday and Tuesday from 17:00 to 20:00 and Thursdays 19:00 to 22:00

Times  of classes  may change slightly.

Dates may change in case of inclement weather

Total Hours: 72 hours

Format: Instructional Lecture, Video, Peer evaluations in Individual style presentations, Power Point Presentations

Instructors:   Joe Thompson, Julie Marzoli, Scott Chayko, Mohammed Nakhuda


To give all class members the required knowledge in all aspects of the Flight Instructor Rating and the experience of presenting and critiquing PGI’s (Preparatory Ground Instruction) plus pre and post flight debriefing. In addition each student upon passing a Brampton Flight Center qualifying exam, a written letter of admission to attempt the Transport Canada Flight Instructor Class IV exam (AIRAF). (Based on acquiring at least 15 hours of flight instruction and all of the ground school requirements)

Course Outline:  These subjects will be addressed and presented in a classroom atmosphere,

(the order of presentation may be subject to change)

Air Law and Rating Requirements

Human Factors and the Learning Process

7 Factors of Learning

Constructing a PGI

Lesson Plans: PGI (Preparatory Ground Instruction) and Ground school

Developmental/ demonstration -Performance method of teaching

Fault Analysis

Grading (Marking Scale for Flight Tests)

Handling Questions and Answers

Aerodynamics, Aircraft Performance

Teaching Instrument Flying (Private, Night, Commercial, IFR)

General Knowledge

Flight School Administration (Student PTR’s), IATPL Integrated Airline Transport Pilot Licence), SMS (Safety Management Systems)

PGI Presentations (3-4 presentations in an evening with critique)

Preparing for the Flight Test

Supervision as a Class IV Instructor


  Instructor Rating 2018: Sharper Edge

Flight Instructor Guide

Flight Training Manual

Flight Test Guides Private and Commercial

Pilot Training Record

AIM, VNC and VTA Charts POH (Cessna 172), Aircraft model (indestructible)

Personal Flash Drive (Stick) for Power Point Presentations


October 11
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Brampton Flight Centre