FLY900 - Flying

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Subject Title

Subject Description
.This course is designed to prepare students for multi-crew flight operations in a Commercial Air Service as defined in CARS 703 and 704.  Students will practice instrument flight maneuvers on a multi-engine Flight Training Device (FTD) appropriate for the commercial operation, learn multi-crew Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for normal, abnormal, and emergency procedures as Pilot Flying from the left seat crew position, and Pilot Flying SOPs and duties of a Captain from the left seat crew position.  Students will apply their knowledge and skills through scenario based training sessions in the FTD following Line Oriented Flight Training principles.  

Credit Status
One Credit

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

1. Perform Instrument procedures in a multi-engine aeroplane during normal and abnormal operation, including maneuvers with one engine inoperative.

2. Apply CARs 701 and 703 to real world scenarios.

3. Demonstrate effective CRM skills as a Captain in a commercial air service.

4. Apply the Threat and Error Management model.

5. Conduct a “Self Evaluation” during a post flight event.

6. Perform operations in various regions, weather conditions and IFR environments.

7. Apply effective skills and knowledge during winter operations.

8. Demonstrate effective skills and knowledge in controlled and uncontrolled IFR.

Essential Employability Skills
Communicate clearly, concisely and correctly in the written, spoken and visual form that fulfils the purpose and meets the needs of the audience.

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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Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
The College will provide reasonable accommodation to students with disabilities in order to promote academic success. If you require accommodation, contact the Counselling and Accessibility Services Office at ext. 22900 to initiate the process for documenting, assessing and implementing your individual accommodation needs.