AVS-1200H Commercial Pilot Ground School - Helicopter

Quick Facts


Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Course is Part of this Program

Course Length
15 weeks

Course Dates & Locations
Online - October 1, 2019, January 1, 2020, March 1, 2020

Your registration will be handled by a secure payment system. Credit card information will not be saved.



This comprehensive instructor-facilitated online course prepares the student to become a commercial-rated pilot. It examines aerodynamics, aircraft performance, VFR cross country navigation techniques, weather reports and forecasts, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations, and elements of resource management, and safe flying practices. Modules available for JAA, EASA, CASA, and other international regulatory agencies.

Who Should Attend

Students preparing for the FAA Commercial Pilot - Helicopter Knowledge Exam

Course Objectives

After completing this course, students should be able to demonstrate a comprehensive and broad-based understanding of:

  • FAA Regulations (FARs)
  • Basic and Advanced Helicopter Aerodynamics
  • Aircraft Systems and Performance
  • Aircraft Weight and Balance Calculations
  • VFR and IFR Cross Country Flight Planning and Navigation
  • Weather Theory, Weather Charts and Weather Services
  • Human Factors
  • Aeronautical Decision Making (ADM)

Contact Us

Office of Professional Education, Worldwide Campus
1 Aerospace Boulevard
Daytona Beach, FL 32114-3900

This course is asynchronous and instructor facilitated. You will not be required to log in at the same time as your instructor, but you will have assignments due each week. You can log in at any time to complete course assignments.