Private Pilot Syllabus

Below is a list of the lessons, they may not all be completed in one flight lesson.

Flight Lessons
{1 Dual}{2 Dual}{3 Dual}{4 Dual}{5 Dual}{6 Dual}{7 Dual}{8 Dual}{9 Pre-Solo Check/Dual}{10 Dual/Solo}
{11 Dual/Solo}{12 Dual}{13 Dual}{14 Dual}{15 Solo}{16 Dual}{17 Solo}
{18 Solo}{19 Solo}{20 Dual}{21 Night/Dual}{22 XC/Dual}
{23 XC/Solo}{24 XC/Solo}{25 Night XC/Dual}
{26 Night XC/Solo}{27 Dual}{28 Checkride Practice/Solo}
{29 - Simulated Flight Check/Dual}{30 - Final Progress Check/Dual}

Flight Lesson 13
Basic Instrument Review and Outline the Practice Area - Dual


The student will become proficient in instrument flying, and be able to recognize all boundaries of the practice area..

  1. Review practice area.
  2. Use of sectional chart.
  3. Slow flight.
  4. Steep turns: 360's, 720's, (45-degree bank).
  5. Instrument review (minimum 30 minutes).
  6. VOR cross-check and tracking to the station.
  7. Emergency landings.
  8. Return to airport.
  9. Pattern entry.
10. Takeoffs and landings.

Completion Standards:

Altitude +/-100 feet, Heading +/- 10 degrees, Airspeed +/-5 knots, proper scan pattern, a maximum of one second looking at each verification instrument, negligble assistance needed to return to airport.