Ground Classes

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Del Sol Aviation offers ground classes for all certifications. Ground classes are a great way to keep you on track with learning all the required information for a given certificate or rating. They help to keep you accountable for studying and provide easy access to an instructor to answer all your questions and explain concepts in more detail.

Each ground class prepares you for the written exam for each certificate or rating. Exams must be scheduled separately from the ground classes and are an additional cost. Written exams are valid for 2 years from the date of successful completion. So sign up for one of our ground classes today.

Below is a breakdown of each class and what you can expect from the different class.

Private Pilot Ground Class

The first class of all aviation certificates, the private pilot ground class introduces you to airspace, aircraft operations, weather, the Federal Aviation Regulations (FARs) and other important information.

Our class is 6 weeks long and runs from 9am – 12pm on Saturdays. Contact us to see when the next class starts.

This ground class gives you the knowledge required to pass the Private Pilot written exam.

Instrument Ground Class

The instrument rating is one of the most intense ratings available. This class focuses on a lot of weather information, aircraft operations and the FARs associated with instrument flying as well as other information.

The instrument ground class gives you the knowledge required to pass the Instrument-Single Engine-written exam.

This class is 6 weeks long and runs from 9am – 12pm on Saturdays. Contact us to see when the next class starts.

Commercial Ground Class

A must for any pilot that wishes to be paid to fly or who wants to fine tune their flying skills. This class focuses on commercial operations and the FARs associated with commercial flying.

The commercial ground class gives you the knowledge required to pass the Commercial written exam.

The class is 6 weeks long. Class schedules vary so be sure to contact us to see when the next class starts.

Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) Ground Class

The highest certificate a pilot can possess and necessary if you want to fly for any airline or transport company. This class focuses on airline operations, the FARs associated with mass transport and other important information.

The Airline Transport Pilot ground class give you the knowledge required to pass the ATP written exam.

This class is 6 weeks long and class schedules vary. Contact us to see when the next class starts.

Certified Flight Instructor (CFI) Ground Class

Sharing your passion for aviation with another is one of the greatest joys on earth. The Certified Flight Instructor ground class teaches you the necessary knowledge to pass the CFI written exam.

This class is 6 weeks long and class schedules vary. Contact us to see when the next class starts.