Ground School

Private Pilot Ground School Class : 14 weeks

Are you interested in taking that first step to completing your dream of becoming a pilot.  Then let Illinois Aviation Academy help you reach your dream.  Our fun and dynamic ground school classes are taught by experienced flight instructors of I.A.A.

This course will cover the many facets of aviation including; aerodynamics, airplane systems, airspace, meteorology, airplane performance, navigation and much more.  This course is designed to prepare you for the Private Pilot Written Test and introduce you to topics in the Private Pilot Oral and Flight Exam.  During the class you will meet other inspiring pilots and be able to work together to accomplish your goal.  Classes are offered on weekends and weekdays throughout the year.  Stop wishing you were a pilot and start training today at I.A.A.

Admission Requirements:

  • Must be least 16 years old
  • Must be able to read, speak, and understand English



30 Hours Classroom:


Related Workbook & Materials


FAA Written Exam (Optional)



CFI Academy

The course will cover Private and Commercial Practical Test Standards, Technically Advanced Aircraft Training, Risk Management Program, and all you need to know to complete your CFI.

All applicants must have completed the Fundamentals of Instructing and Certified Flight Instructor Written test prior to class start date. Cost is $5000.

Call 630-513-2224 or email to register or for more information.