Sporty’s Webinar Series
Sporty’s is pleased to offer its Webinar Series as a new service to customers. These live, multimedia presentations are informative and interactive, allowing the presenter to use slides and audio, while audience members can participate in a variety of ways.
Sporty’s Webinar Series will touch on a variety of topics from training to new products and services to help you stay informed. For your convenience, all webinars will be archived so you can attend anytime your schedule permits.
- Stay informed and current
- Convenient and easy-to-use webinar format
- Opportunity to participate and ask questions
- Delivered by the expert staff at Sporty’s
Registration is required, and space is limited
|Garmin Avionics – ADS-B Academy and Product Updates||Thursday, September 15||8:00pm ET||Michael Kerrigan||Sign Up|
Discover all that ADS-B has to offer in this Garmin ADS-B Academy presentation from Garmin’s Michael Kerrigan. This informative presentation will cover the ins & outs of ADS-B technology and solutions including the latest products available for the flight deck.
Don’t delay! The 2020 ADS-B Out mandate is quickly approaching. Learn from the experts at Garmin what exactly will be needed and start planning for your upgrade.
Space is limited, so enroll now.
|Weather Flying and the iPad||Thursday, October 13||8:00pm ET||Scott Dennstaedt and John Zimmerman||Sign Up|
Join weather guru Scott Dennstaedt and Sporty’s John Zimmerman as they explore the ForeFlight app, the Stratus ADS-B receiver and how to use both for safer weather flying. From the basics of weather theory to real world tips about flying with ForeFlight, this webinar is packed with information you can use on your next flight.
Scott Dennstaedt, well-known for his aviation weather expertise for many years, now leads the ForeFlight team in the role of Weather Scientist. His background and experience as a CFI and research meteorologist provide a unique set of qualifications to lead you through a variety of real-world scenarios to make you a safer, better-informed pilot.
|10 Tips Every iPad Pilot Should Know||Thursday, November 10||8:00pm ET||Bret Koebbe||Sign Up|
The iPad has quickly become required equipment for many pilots and there's no question it has increased safety and reduced the costs associated with flying. 10 tips every iPad pilot should know will include a series of insightful recommendations, strategies and other insight that pilots of all experience levels should know when flying with the iPad.
Topics include hidden software features, iPad "gotchas", flying with ADS-B weather, ForeFlight tips, preflighting your iPad, battery management, mounting, aviation apps you haven't heard of and much more.
Bret Koebbe is vice president and senior flight instructor for Sporty’s Academy. In addition to Bret’s teaching responsibilities, Bret leads Sporty’s video production and app development team and serves as editor of the popular iPad Pilot News online journal. As an airline transport pilot, Bret is a senior captain in Sporty’s corporate flight department. Bret is a highly respected resource in the area of electronic flight bag operations. His presentations throughout the country regularly reach capacity.