Turbulence, Wind shear and Thunderstorm e-course:
Who should take the course?
- Flight Crew, Flight Instructors
How long is the program?
- The course is designed to be completed in average of 30 minutes.
This Turbulence, Wind shear and Thunderstorm course is in conformity with:
- Flight Safety Foundation, Approach and Landing Accident Reduction Tool Kit – wind shear, August-November 2009
- FAA AC 00-30C
- Skybrary Turbulence, Wind shear and Thunderstorm – EASA
- Safety Information Bulletin No. 2017-10: En-route Wake Turbulence Encounters, 22 June 2017
What is covered in the course?
The course is divided into three main chapters:
- Wind shear
Course is case based with one actual case at the start of each chapter.
Besides explaining the theory behind these weather phenomena, the course also offers hands on practical guidance for Threat Assessment and Countermeasures. The course will provide the flight crew with knowledge and understanding to detect, avoid and recover from adverse weather.
After completing all the chapters, the user is presented with a test in order to test his knowledge.
Will I receive a certificate upon completion of the course?
- Yes, you will receive a certificate that documents your training.
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