Private Flight II – AVIA 225

CG • Section • 11/10/2019 to 04/18/2020 • Modified 07/28/2020

Course Description

This course is the second of two sequential flight training courses that include the requisite aircraft and simulator training and experience required for the FAA Private Pilot practical test.


AVIA 220 


Maneuvers in this course must meet FAA private pilot practical test standards and lead to a log book endorsement by the flight instructor. Once the endorsement is signed, the student will be eligible to take the FAA Private Pilot Practical check flight. 

Measurable Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Describe the aircraft systems of the typical light aircraft. 
  2. Demonstrate all FAA required maneuvers within Practical Test Standards.
  3. Evaluate the requirements to pass the FAA Private Pilot Practical Exam.
  4. Analyze Christian worldview versus secular worldview as related to Crew Resource Management.

Course Assignment

Course Requirements Checklist

After reading the Course Syllabus and Student Expectations, the student will complete the related checklist found in Module/Week 1. (10 pts) 

Class Introduction

Student is to submit a brief written introduction to the professor and fellow classmates via a Blackboard discussion thread. Specific elements described in the assignment are to be included. (10 pts) 

Flight Course Student Expectations Quiz

This quiz consists of questions that were pulled from content within the FTA Student Handbook, and the student video presentations attached in the reading and study section of module 1. This is an open book and open video exam that consists of 20 questions (multiple choice, true/false, and short answer). This exam is required and will provide you with some very important information for your success.

The information is from your Liberty University School of Aeronautics Flight Training Affiliate Student Handbook:  (and) The following video presentation on flight student expectations: (20 pts)

Quizzes (2)

Each quiz will cover the Reading and Study material from your ground courses and/or flying. Each quiz will be open-book/open-notes; contain 20 multiple-choice and true/false questions and at least 2 essay questions. Quizzes are timed and limited to 1-hour and 30-minutes. (70 pts each) 

Video Presentation

The student will prepare and submit a presentation on a relevant course topic/procedure assigned in the presentation instructions located in Blackboard. (100 pts) 

Progress Reports (16)

The student will submit, via Blackboard, a written summary of training completed during the week. This is to serve as an ongoing training journal, with biblical principles incorporated. (15 pts each) 

FAA Knowledge Exam

The student will submit an official copy of their FAA Knowledge Test results (written test) displaying an official testing center seal. The score received on the submitted FAA Knowledge Test results is the grade that the student will receive for the assignment. (100 pts) 

Certificate Submission

In order to pass this class the student must complete their Private Pilot training at an approved Flight Training Affiliate (FTA). Once complete, the student must submit a copy of the 141 Graduation Certificate, temporary FAA Private Pilot Certificate, or the permanent FAA Private Pilot Certificate.