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Aviation Info Session, 12 -1 p.m.

College of Lake County - WPDI

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (CDT)

Grayslake, IL

Aviation Info Session, 12 -1 p.m.

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Private Pilot Ground School - Fall 2014 Semester

Start a career path that’s really taking off!

Private Pilot Ground School is the first step to becoming a pilot and gaining the knowledge needed to begin a career in the aviation industry.

In addition to preparing you for the FAA Private Pilot knowledge test in your quest towrd pilot certification, this course will also provide you knowledge and skills for operating Unmanned Aircraft (UAS or “drones”) a career path showing signs of significant growth.

The Federal Aviation Administration estimates that as many as 7,500 commercial unmanned aerial vehicles could be flying in national airspace within a few years. The unmanned aircraft industry hopes that there will be 100,000 people with drone-related jobs by 2025. (TIME, 2013).

 Course content includes:

·       -  Careers in Aviation

·       -  FAA Regulations

·       -  Weather

·      -  Radio communications and navigation

·       -  Flight Safety

·     -    Aircraft components

·       -  Aerodynamics

·       -  Airspace and airport logistics

·      -   Emergency procedures

 Students who successfully pass the FAA test will also have the option of referral to a certified flight school in pursuit of a Private Pilot Certificate.

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College of Lake County, Grayslake Campus
19351 W Washington St
Room T334
Grayslake, IL 60030

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (CDT)


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College of Lake County - WPDI

The Workforce and Professional Development Institute provides training, consulting, and cutting-edge courses for businesses, professionals, and the community through its five areas: Center for Personal Enrichment, Client Solutions, Continuing Professional Development, Illinois Small Business Development and International Trade Center, and Judicial Services.

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