Private Pilot Online Ground School
Prepare for the FAA Knowledge Exam and the cockpit, onlinewith this on-demand solution from ASA. From the cloud, to you. Anytime. Anywhere. On any internet-connected device.
With ASA’s time-tested and trusted content you'll gain the aeronautical knowledge required to become a safe and competent pilot. This convenient on-demand solution is effective for self-study and the organization makes it an easy addition to any Part 61 or 141 instructor-led ground school. Approved for FAA Wings credits, the comprehensive curriculum consists of lessons featuring internet-based evaluation, resources, and course tracking, supported with professional multi-media presentations from the leaders in aviation training.
Read: ASA Private Pilot Test Prep and The Complete Private Pilot textbook
Watch: ASA Private Pilot Virtual Test Prep…Nearly 11 hours of video presentations
Practice: ASA Prepware…quizzes, sample FAA questions supported with answers, explanations, and review modes
Prepare: Take practice tests…obtain your FAA Knowledge Exam endorsement
Course Contents: Introduction, Aerodynamics, Aircraft Systems, Flight Instruments, Regulations, Procedures and Airport Operations, Weather, Weather Services, Aircraft Performance, Enroute Flight, Navigation, Communication Procedures, and Test Tips. Also included: on-screen CX-2 Flight Computer and fully-searchable FAR/AIM.
Complete the Private Pilot Online Ground School on all your internet-connected devices for the ultimate in flexibility. Login from your desktop, laptop, netbook, smart phone, iPad or other tablet computer – the course knows where you left off regardless of which device you last used. Upon completion of the course and practice tests you'll receive your Endorsement letter and Graduation Certificate. Review all lesson components even after completion of the course to serve as a refresher too, with access available for 24 months (after course registration date).
How does it work and what do I get?
- At the end of the Checkout process you'll see a "Click to Download" link. Click this link to view and/or download the Online Ground School License Agreement.
- Then, watch your Inbox for 2 e-mails from ASA: One is your Order Confirmation, the other will have your Online Ground School Activation Code and instructions on how to activate, log in, and immediately begin using the course.
- You'll also be sent a physical Private Pilot Online Ground School Notebook with plenty of pages for you to take notes, journal your progress, or just help organize your studies during the course. In the Notebook you'll also find a copy of the FAA Student Pilot Guide (FAA-H-8083-27A), a great resource which answers a student pilot's most frequently asked questions.
NOTE: You do NOT need to wait for the Notebook to arrive in the mail to begin the course. You can begin using the course immediately upon logging into the Online Ground School site using the activation code and instructions received.
System requirements: Computer (compatible with both PC and Macintosh systems), tablet or mobile device (compatible with Apple and Android systems); an internet connection (high-speed connection recommended) and browser.