Instrument Proficiency Check Course (Online, App and TV)

$49.99

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$49.99

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Product ID: E930A

Whether you haven't flown an instrument approach in years or you fly IFR on every flight, this comprehensive course will make you a safer, smoother pilot in the clouds. Packed with over three hours of HD video, Instrument Proficiency Check covers everything you need to know in order to get current, stay sharp, and impress your instructor. It's broken down into 38 brief segments for easy studying, and works on all your devices (iOS, Android, online, Apple TV, and Roku). A review quiz based on c...

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Whether you haven't flown an instrument approach in years or you fly IFR on every flight, this comprehensive course will make you a safer, smoother pilot in the clouds. Packed with over three hours of HD video, Instrument Proficiency Check covers everything you need to know in order to get current, stay sharp, and impress your instructor. It's broken down into 38 brief segments for easy studying, and works on all your devices (iOS, Android, online, Apple TV, and Roku). A review quiz based on content from the videos will test your knowledge at the end, and after finishing the questions you’ll receive instant feedback on your score. There are even links to key reference documents so you can take your studying to the next level with the FAR/AIM, Instrument Flying Handbook, and more.

As always with Sporty's, you'll be learning the latest information. Major updates to our course includes segments on glass cockpit flying, datalink weather, RNAV/GPS approaches, ADS-B, and flying with EFBs. Our emphasis is on real world flying and modern technology.

  

Free Interactive Demo

 

Instrument Proficiency Check covers the following topics:

IFR Flight Review
• Instrument Regulations
• Graphical Forecast for Aviation (GFA) and Convective Forecasts
• Aircraft Icing
• Thunderstorms
• ATC & Charts
• IFR Flying Strategies

Basic Attitude Instrument Flight
 Instrument Scan
• Four Fundamentals
• Compass & Timed Turns
• Unusual Attitudes

Aircraft Systems & Preflight
 Vacuum System
• Pitot-Static System
• Preflight of Gyro Instruments
• Flying IFR in a Glass Cockpit
• Flying with Electronic Flight Bags and aviation apps
• Transponders and ADS-B
• Flying with Datalink Weather

Navigation, Clearances, & Holding
 VOR Airways
• En Route GPS
• Working with ATC
• Clearances & Departure Procedures
• Arrival Procedures
• Holding

Approaches
 Types of Approaches
• Approach Charts
• Flying Precision Approaches
• Procedure Turns
• Flying Non-Precision Approaches
• Flying GPS Approaches

Emergencies
 Partial Panel
• Fuel Emergencies
• Lost Communications
• Staying Cool Under Fire

 

AVAILABLE ON ALL YOUR DEVICES:

Online Course using a web browser – Login here

iPhone/iPad in Sporty's Pilot Training app – Apple App Store

AppleTV app – 4th Generation AppleTV or newer

Android in Sporty's Pilot Training app – Google Play Store

RokuTV App – search for the Sporty's Pilot Training Channel on your Roku device

Accepted for FAA Wings Credit

 

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Extremely helpful and to the point. Well worth the cost. Definitely recommend for rusty instrument-rated pilots.
August 2, 2020
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Instrument Proficiency Course
This is an excellent review of IFR flight
April 21, 2020
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Always the best
Love it. I’m a big Sporty’s fan and you folks never disappoint.
April 7, 2020
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Great product
Very concise
April 2, 2020
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A must to keep up proficient.
Good video. Quality production. Would like to see more content but good value for the money. They need more of this type. Not enough post rating content out there.
March 11, 2020
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Great IPC prep course
Great course to prepare for an Instrument Proficiency Check. A little on the long side but with a lot of important information.
February 28, 2020
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Highly recommended
February 24, 2020
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Very Useful
I found the course a very useful refresher. Would have like a little more on G1000 but all in all excellent.
February 3, 2020
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Was OK but needs to be edited for an IPC audience
Some parts were excellent others were pretty basic stuff that shouldn't have to be covered in an IPC course.
December 29, 2019
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The Instrument Refresher Course is everything I knew I could expect from Sporty’s.
September 2, 2019
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A customer review dated 2015 says that the course limits the number of times we can watch videos. Is this true?
Timothy on Jan 23, 2017
BEST ANSWER: No the course is not limited to the number of times you can view it.
Can this be downloaded in the app and used offline (e.g.: while travelling)?
A shopper on Jan 19, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Yes, the videos can be downloaded from the app.
ATTN: Sporty’s... Is it true that access to this course is limited after purchase UNLIKE the comparable flight review program (which has unlimited access time)?
A shopper on Aug 30, 2016
BEST ANSWER: No - there is no time limit to the course and updates are free.
Does this course speak to flightbag apps OTHER THAN Foreflight?
Rolf R on Mar 25, 2020
BEST ANSWER: It speaks in terms of generic weather depiction in the electronic flightbag.
Is this course available on a CD or DVD? We do not have unlimited Internet access.
Skipper on Jul 2, 2019
BEST ANSWER: Yes, it is available on DVD. Item D551A.
How can I watch my purchased IPC course through the itunes store on my pc?
Mike P on Mar 4, 2018
BEST ANSWER: If you purchased from the Itunes store you will need to use an iPad or iPhone to view the course.
How many hours of video content are in the Sporty's IPC Online Course?
Eric K on Jan 5, 2017
BEST ANSWER: The program is 1 hour and 56 minutes long.
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