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User currently offlineJAT From Canada, joined Feb 2000, 1101 posts, RR: 10
Posted (14 years 3 weeks 1 day 1 hour ago) and read 1414 times:

When ever people talk about getting a PPL it doesn't seem like many people talk about the ground school aspect. I would like to know what you do in ground school for a PPL, what pre-requsite knowledge is required, how the tests are etc....

Thanks for your help,

JAT




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User currently offlineFlyf15 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (14 years 3 weeks 23 hours ago) and read 1282 times:

I finished up ground school just over a year ago. Don't really remember the day to day idea, but we went through a multi-hundred page book, all on flying. We did such things as calculating performace, how aircraft fly, weather, what to do when a system fails, how all the systems work, right-of-way procedures in the sky, and many many other things. My class (took it in school) was a semester long, then i studied for a few weeks, then took the written. It is a somewhat long test, taken at a local testing center. I recieved a grade of 92%.

User currently offlineFlywithken From United States of America, joined Nov 1999, 223 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (14 years 3 weeks 23 hours ago) and read 1281 times:

when i took Private ground school, they tought me everything i needed to know for the tests. I KNOW that you must study because most of the info is new. Very little of what i learned was "OLD" info.

KEN


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