ONINE GROUND SCHOOL

All courses are aligned to FAA Knowledge requirements for each individual certificate or Rating. Each course incorporates an online home study course which utilizes videos, Slides and quizzes. This course includes literature and resources for future reference and use. Along with the Home study Coursework, Remote online classes will be held live with a Certified Flight instructor 3 times a week. The Certified Flight Instructor will cover the material completed in the home study course in greater depth, as well as answer questions that arise from the home study program. Upon completing the course you will receive a certified, signed ground log showing completion of all FAA knowledge requirements. You will receive your Endorsement needed to take the required FAA Written Exam for that certificate or rating. You will have the option to take the written exam at Illinois Aviation Academy.

What are you waiting for? enroll now to take one of our online ground courses and start working towards your Certificate from the comfort of your own home.

The following are the complete online ground schools offered by Illinois Aviation Academy.

Private Pilot Online Groundschool

PRIVATE PILOT ONLINE GROUND SCHOOL

 This course utilizes fully online curriculum. You will be required to complete certain sections prior to each live remote class.

This course will meet remotely for 2 hours, 3 times a week, for live instruction from a Certified Flight Instructor.

2020 Course Start Dates

  • May 4th
  • June 8th
  • July 13th
  • August 17th
  • September 21st
  • October 26th
  • November 30th

A minimum of 4 applicants Is required to hold a complete course

COST

  • The cost for the entire course is $800 (this includes online web based curriculum including literature and resources for future use)
  • Students not enrolled will be allowed to Join independent Live Classes for $40 per class

30 Hours of Remote Live Instruction which includes;

WEEK 1
Learning your Airplane
  • Getting to know your Airplane
  • How an Airplane Flies
  • More About Your Airplane
  • Airplane Engine and Systems
Improving Control
  • Single Pilot Resource Management
  • Using your Airport and Radio Communications
  • The Airplane Environment and Correcting for Wind
  • Stalls, Takeoffs and Landings Explained
WEEK 2
Takeoffs and Landings
  • Weather and Weather Briefings
  • Airplane Performance and Limitations
  • Learning to Land
  • Charts, Publications, Hazards and Emergencies
Preparing for Solo
  • Airspace
  • Aviation Rules and Terminology
  • Flight Instruments and Cockpit Displays
  • GPS, Lost Procedures and Emergency Instrument Skills
Solo Flight
  • Regulations
WEEK 3
Getting Ready for Cross country
  • Advanced Takeoff and Landing Techniques
  • Reading Weather Reports and Charts
Flying Cross Country
  • Preparing For Your Cross Country Flights
  • Basic Navigation Procedures
WEEK 4
Flying at Night
  • Night Flying and the Human Body
  • Radio Navigation
Advancing your Skills
  • The longer Cross Country Flight
Final Practical Test
  • How to Pass Your checkride
  • Your responsibilities as a Certified Pilot
WEEK 5
Taking the Written Exam
  • Written Exam Preparation

UPON COMPLETING THE COURSE YOU WILL:

  • HAVE ACQUIRED ALL OF THE GROUND TRAINING REQUIRED BY THE FAA FOR THE PRIVATE PILOT CERTIFICATE
  • RECEIVE A SIGNED GROUND LOG OF ALL TRAINING RECEIVED
  • RECEIVE THE REQUIRED ENDORSEMENT TO TAKE THE REQUIRED FAA WRITTEN EXAM
  • HAVE THE OPTION TO TAKE THE FAA WRITTEN EXAM AT ILLINOIS AVIATION ACADEMY’S FACILITY
Instrument Rating Online Ground school

INSTRUMENT RATING ONLINE GROUNDSCHOOL

This course utilizes fully online curriculum. You will be required to complete certain sections prior to each live remote class.

This course will meet remotely for 2 hours, 3 times a week, for live instruction from a Certified Flight Instructor.

2020 Course Start Dates

  • May 4th
  • June 8th
  • July 13th
  • August 17th
  • September 21st
  • October 26th
  • November 30th

A minimum of 4 applicants Is required to hold a complete course

COST

  • The cost for the entire course is $800 (this includes online web based curriculum including literature and resources for future use)
  • Students not enrolled will be allowed to Join independent Live Classes for $40 per class

30 Hours of Remote Live Instruction which includes;

WEEK 1
Developing Instrument Skills
  • Exploring Instrument Flying
  • Flight Instruments
  • Radio Navigation Aids and the Magnetic Compass
  • Single- Pilot Resource Management
Polishing Instrument Skills
  • IFR Enroute Charts, Clearances, and Staying Organized
  • Understanding the Weather
  • Instrument Failures and Unusual Attitudes
  • Reading the Weather
WEEK 2
GPS, NDB, VOR NAVIGATION
  • Understanding RNAV and GPS Navigation
  • Understanding NDB Navigation
  • Understanding VOR Navigation
  • Reading the Weather
Holding Patterns and DME Arcs
  • Holding Patterns and Arrivals
  • DME Arcs
  • Approach Charts
WEEK 3
Precision and Non Precision Approaches
  • IFR Rules And Approach Types
  • ILS Approaches
  • Localizer Approaches
  • RNAV Approaches
Automation, ATC and Other Approaches
  • Incorporating Automation
  • VOR and NDB Approaches
  • ATC Clearances, Services and More Approaches
  • ATC procedures
WEEK 4
IFR Cross Country
  • Procedure for Flying Cross Country IFR
  • Planning Your Cross-Country Flight
  • Safety Tips and Tools
Practical Test Preparation
  • Achieving your Instrument Rating
WEEK 5
Taking the Written Exam
  • Preparing for the Written Exam

UPON COMPLETING THE COURSE YOU WILL:

  • HAVE ACQUIRED ALL OF THE GROUND TRAINING REQUIRED BY THE FAA FOR THE INSTRUMENT RATING
  • RECEIVE A SIGNED GROUND LOG OF ALL TRAINING RECEIVED
  • RECEIVE THE REQUIRED ENDORSEMENT TO TAKE THE REQUIRED FAA WRITTEN EXAM
  • HAVE THE OPTION TO TAKE THE FAA WRITTEN EXAM AT ILLINOIS AVIATION ACADEMY’S FACILITY
Commercial Certificate Online Groundschool

COMMERCIAL PILOT ONLINE GROUND SCHOOL

This course utilizes fully online curriculum. You will be required to complete certain sections prior to each live remote class.

This course will meet remotely for 2 hours, 3 times a week, for live instruction from a Certified Flight Instructor.

2020 Course Start Dates

  • May 4th
  • June 8th
  • July 13th
  • August 17th
  • September 21st
  • October 26th
  • November 30th

A minimum of 4 applicants Is required to hold a complete course

COST

  • The cost for the entire course is $800 (this includes online web based curriculum including literature and resources for future use)
  • Students not enrolled will be allowed to Join independent Live Classes for $40 per class

30 Hours of Remote Live Instruction which includes;

WEEK1
Learning Professional Cross-Country and Night Procedures
  • Cross Country Planning
  • Sectional Charts
  • Flying at Night
Refining Navigation and Basic Maneuver Skills
  • Electronic Navigation and Flight Instruments
  • Airspace and Weather Minimums
WEEK 2
Building Cross country Experience
  • Aviation Weather
  • Weight and Balance
Flying Complex Airplanes
  • Aerodynamics / Stability
WEEK 3
Flying Commercial Maneuvers
  • Commercial Maneuvers
  • Aircraft Performance
Preparing for your commercial Pilot Checkride
  • Flight Operations
WEEK4
Fine tuning Skills
  • Federal Aviation Regulations
Achieving your goal
  • Achieving your Goal
WEEK 5
Taking the Written Exam
  • Preparing for Written Exam

UPON COMPLETING THE COURSE YOU WILL:

  • HAVE ACQUIRED ALL OF THE GROUND TRAINING REQUIRED BY THE FAA FOR THE COMMERCIAL PILOT CERTIFICATE
  • RECEIVE A SIGNED GROUND LOG OF ALL TRAINING RECEIVED
  • RECEIVE THE REQUIRED ENDORSEMENT TO TAKE THE REQUIRED FAA WRITTEN EXAM
  • HAVE THE OPTION TO TAKE THE FAA WRITTEN EXAM AT ILLINOIS AVIATION ACADEMY’S FACILITY
Multi Engine Online Ground school

MULTI ENGINE ONLINE GROUND SCHOOL

This course utilizes fully online curriculum. You will be required to complete certain sections prior to each live remote class.

This course will meet remotely for 2 hours, 3 times a week, for live instruction from an advanced Certified Flight Instructor.

2020 Course Start Dates

  • May 4th
  • June 1st
  • June 29th
  • July 27th
  • August 24th
  • September 21st
  • October 19th
  • November 16th
  • December 14th

A minimum of 4 applicants Is required to hold a complete course

COST

  • The cost for the entire course is $1500 (this includes online web based curriculum including literature and resources for future use)
  • Students not enrolled will be allowed to Join independent Live Classes for $40 per class

25 Hours of Remote Live Advanced Instruction which includes;

WEEK 1
Welcome to the Multi-Engine Airplane
  • Expectations
  • Normal Operations
  • If you Lose One
WEEK 2
Mastering Single-Engine Operations
  • Climb Performance on one Engine
  • Keeping it Under Control
  • Engine Failure on Takeoff
  • Managing Engine Failure Aloft
  • Nursing a Sick Engine
  • Getting Home on one Engine
WEEK 3
Multi-Engine Instrument Flying
  • Single – Engine Instrument Approach
Multi-Engine Cross-Country Flying
  • Special Considerations
WEEK 4
Preparing for Your Practical Test
  • Review / Mock Oral Exams

UPON COMPLETING THE COURSE YOU WILL:

  • HAVE AQUIRED ALL OF THE GROUND TRAINING REQUIRED BY THE FAA
  • RECEIVE A SIGNED GROUND LOG OF ALL TRAINING RECEIVED
CFI Online Ground School

FLIGHT INSTRUCTOR ONLINE COURSE

This course utilizes fully online curriculum. You will be required to complete certain sections prior to each live remote class.

This course will meet remotely for 2 hours, 3 times a week, for live instruction from an advanced Certified Flight Instructor.

2020 Course Start Dates

  • May 4th
  • June 8th
  • July 13th
  • August 17th
  • September 21st
  • October 26th
  • November 30th

A minimum of 3 applicants Is required to hold a complete course

COST

  • The cost for the entire course is $6500 (this includes online web based curriculum including literature and resources for future use)
  • Students not enrolled will be allowed to Join independent Live Classes for $50 per class

50 Hours of Remote Live Instruction which includes;

WEEK 1
Demonstrating Maneuvers From the Right Seat
  • Getting to know your Airplane
  • How an Airplane Flies
  • More About Your Airplane
  • Airplane Engine and Systems
WEEK 2 and 3
Gaining Proficiency Demonstrating and Explaining Maneuvers
  • Flight Instruments
  • Aircraft Performance
  • Weather
  • Weight and Balance
  • Commercial Maneuvers
  • Teaching Maneuvers
WEEK 4 and 5
Refining Instructional Skills
  • Airspace
  • Aviation Rules and Terminology
  • Flight Instruments and Cockpit Displays
  • GPS, Lost Procedures and Emergency Instrument Skills
WEEK 6
Demonstrating Instructional Competence
  • Cross Country Planning
  • Flight Operations
  • Advanced Ground Instructor
WEEK 7 and 8
Preparing for Practical
  • Certificates and Endorsements
  • Flight Reviews
  • Practice Presenting Lessons

UPON COMPLETING THE COURSE YOU WILL:

  • HAVE AQUIRED ALL OF THE GROUND TRAINING REQUIRED BY THE FAA
  • RECEIVE A SIGNED GROUND LOG OF ALL TRAINING RECEIVED
  • RECEIVE THE REQUIRED FOI ENDORSEMENT FOR CFI APPLICATION

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