Flight Training Lesson 18

1.5 Hours Dual; Pre/Post Flight Discussion 0.5 Hours

by Philip Greenspun and Kasim Te; revised July 2008

Developed for students at East Coast Aero Club which operated under FAR Part 141 from July 2008 through July 2010.

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The student will assume the instructor's role and construct an entire lesson plan for an introductory helicopter student. The lesson will include a preflight briefing on selected maneuvers and in-flight instruction using the demonstration/performance method. The lesson should follow this basic structure:

  1. Introduction
  2. Body
  3. Conclusion



Completion Standards

The student shall assume the instructor's role and construct an entire lesson plan for the lesson period. The student shall perform a preflight briefing on the selected maneuvers and conduct them using the demonstration/performance method while simultaneously explaining the maneuvers.

Study Assignments

Instructor's Evaluation and Recommendations:

Flight Training Record, Lesson 18

Any deviations from the completion standards should be noted in the previous section. After completing an item in the Elements section, place a check mark next to that item.

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