FLY500 - Multi-Engine Rating

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Subject Title
Multi-Engine Rating

Subject Description
This course prepares the student for and culminates in the completion of the Integrated Commercial Pilot Flight Test and the Multi Engine Rating. 

Credit Status
One Credit

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

1. Retrieve and interpret weather information and NOTAMs appropriate for the intended flight.
2. Accurately prepare weight and balance computations for the departures and landings.
3. Demonstrate knowledge of aircraft documents and airworthiness.
4. Determine the acceptability of the departure and destination runways under existing or forecast conditions.
5. Perform an effective passenger safety review.
6. Maintain proper drift correction during the take-off and climb
7. Accelerate to and maintain recommended climb speed (+10/-5 knots).
8. Anticipate possible problems during flight well in advance in order to avoid difficult or dangerous situations.
9. Make effective use of all available resources in flight and on the ground.
10. Actively monitor weather, aircraft systems, instruments and ATC communications during flight
11. Eliminate distractions and maintain ability to adapt during high workload situations.
12. Perform steep turns, slow flight, stalls and spins to within CPL flight test standards.
13. Perform forced and precautionary approaches to within CPL flight test standards.
14. Demonstrate instrument flying skills and radio navigation aid use to within CPL flight test standards.
15. Fly an accurate circuit maintaining circuit altitude and appropriate airspeed.
16. Determine the wind conditions, landing surface and obstructions and specify a specific touchdown point when preparing to land the aircraft
17. Execute the initial approach using recommended airspeeds and configurations.
18. Perform normal, short and soft field take-offs and landings to within CPL flight test standards.
19. Perform 180o accuracy approach and landing to within CPL flight test standards.
20. Maintain crosswind correction and directional control throughout the approach and landing.
21. Apply brakes without excessive lockup or skidding, and stop safely.
22. React promptly and correctly to emergencies and system or equipment malfunctions for both the C172 and Beechcraft Baron.
23. Perform stalls, approach to stalls, steep turns and manoeuvring at reduced airspeed for the Multi Engine rating.

Essential Employability Skills
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Respond to written, spoken, or visual messages in a manner that ensures effective communication.

Execute mathematical operations accurately.

Use a variety of thinking skills to anticipate and solve problems.

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