Aviation IV - Advanced Pilot Certificate

PROGRAM CODE: 1C22919

The Aviation IV - Advanced Pilot Certificate prepares students for entry into the aviation/air transportation industry as a professional pilot. To qualify for this certificate, students must have completed all of the required courses listed below and four (4) units from the list of electives. To earn this certificate, students must complete the required courses with a grade of C or better. At least 50% of all course work must be completed at Cypress College.

Required Courses are listed in suggested sequence (31-34 units):
ATC 102 CCareer Communication/Portfolio3
ATC 104 CAir Transportation3
or ATC 270 C Airline Operations
ATC 132 CPrivate Pilot4
ATC 136 CAir Navigation3
ATC 140 CMeteorology3
ATC 144 CAircraft and Engines3
ATC 196 CFlight Simulator Private Pilot1-2
or ATC 190 C Flight Training-Private Pilot (formerly AVIA 190 C)
ATC 197 CFlight Simulator Instrument1-2
or ATC 194 C Flight Training Instrument Rating (formerly AVIA 194 C)
ATC 198 CFlight Simulator Commercial1-2
or ATC 195 C Flight Training Commercial Pilot (formerly AVIA 195 C)
ATC 232 CInstrument Rating3
ATC 240 CCommercial Pilot Seminar3
ATC 256 CCrew Resource Management3
Electives - To complete all major course requireiments, students must complete 1-4 units from the list below (if not already taken as a required course):1-4
Flight Training Device - Introduction0.5
Flight Training-Private Pilot (formerly AVIA 190 C)2
Flight Training-Flight Instructor (formerly AVIA 193 C)1-5
Flight Training Instrument Rating (formerly AVIA 194 C)2
Flight Training Commercial Pilot (formerly AVIA 195 C)2
Flight Simulator Private Pilot1
Flight Simulator Instrument1
Flight Simulator Commercial1
Flight Simulator Instructor1
Airline/Aviation Management3
Aviation Instructor3
Turbine Simulator Observation0.5
Turbine Simulator Orientation0.5
Aviation/Travel Internship3
Aviation/Travel Seminar0.5-12
Independent Study0.5-2
Total Units32-38