Aviation 2

Course Overview
Aviation 2 is the Capstone course for Career Technical Education Aviation Pilot Pathway at San Jacinto Valley Academy. Aviation 2 builds upon the knowledge and skills developed in the Aviation 1 – Ground course. With the use of classroom based simulators and/or airplane, students will obtain the aeronautical knowledge and demonstrate the necessary flight skills to earn a private pilot certificate with an airplane category rating and single-engine land class rating. At the end of the course students will take a mock oral and flight test in preparations for the Private Pilot oral and flight test from an FAA examiner.

High School Credit
This course meets the College Preparatory Elective “G” requirement for the University of California (UC) and California State University (CSU) system.

Career Technical Education
This course meets the Career Technical Education (CTE) Transportation – Operations requirement for the University of California (UC) and California State University (CSU) system.  Aviation 2 – Flight is SJVA’s CTE Capstone course for the Aviation Pilot Pathway

Course Topics

  • Preflight Preparation
  • Preflight Procedures
  • Airport Operations,
  • Takeoff, Landing, and Go-Arounds,
  • performance and ground reference maneuvers,
  • Navigation
  • Slow Flight and Stalls
  • Basic Instrument Maneuvers
  • emergency operations
  • Night Operations
  • Post Flight Procedures

Course Outcomes 

  • Prepare and conduct solo flight
  • Prepared to take and pass the FAA Private Pilot Private Oral and Flight Test  .

FAA Approved Training Device
Student in Aviation 2 are provided training in Precision Flight Control’s CRX MAX Advanced Aviation Training Device. Students can credit 2.5 hours of their time in the training device with a flight instructor towards earning their Private Pilot Certificate.