This course identifies and develops leadership characteristics specifically applicable to professional pilots. This course is designed to teach students how to combine strong technical knowledge, aeronautical decision-making and ethics to be a successful leader and contributor in the aviation industry. Group 2 course.
Required Prerequisites AVF 111
, may be taken concurrently.
Course Learning Outcomes Knowledge:
- Describe the fundamental elements of leadership relating to their role as pilots.
- Describe the effects technical knowledge, decision-making and ethics have on the safe operation of aircraft.
- Incorporate effective leadership principles with real world scenarios.
Caring - Civic Learning:
- Recognize how their communication skills, technical knowledge and personal conduct affect the safety of flight.
Learning How to Learn:
- Describe why leadership is necessary in the aviation industry to enhance safety and efficiency.
- Reflect on how their actions impacts the non-flying community.
- Analyze the effectiveness of leadership attributes in dynamic situations common to pilots.
- Incorporate their own positive study habits as they prepare for recurrent training requirements of the FAA.
- Recognize the importance of self-study in keeping current in their profession.