Aircraft Qualification Course (AQC)

Aircraft Qualification Course (AQC)



This course provides training to qualify as a Pilot-in-Command for a specific aircraft type and model. The course is divided into two phases, academic and flight training.

The academic training phase provides the required knowledge about the systems, limitations, and operation of the aircraft. The flight training phase provides hands-on training on the flight tasks and manoeuvres required to be qualified as a pilot-in-command.

The course could also include flight simulator training as appropriate and/or required for qualification on the aircraft selected for training. The course is taught in accordance with the standards of the United States Department of State and Department of Defense, as applicable.

This course is offered on the USATS fleet, and on other aircraft upon customer request, such as the following helicopters: UH-1 I/II, UH-1N, Bell 212/412, MD 500/530, and UH- 60.

*Standardized Courses tailorable to fit specific training requirements.

Course Features

  • Conducted in Titusville, FL, USA

  • Special Focus: Aeronautical Decision Making, Risk Management, Threat and Error Management, Cockpit and Crew Resource Management

  • Conducted by experienced former military instructors with FAA CFI/CFII certifications

Aircraft Qualification Course Features