Course Title: 5.05 Applied Instrument Flying - Single Engine

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6010 Diploma of Air Transport (Airline Pilot)

Course Title: 5.05 Applied Instrument Flying - Single Engine

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 21

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Course Contact: Raymond Meyer

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9394 9903

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Course Description

To acquire the skills necessary to fly a single engine aircraft on instruments, navigating exclusively by the use of navigation aids by day.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Completion of Modules 1.01 to 2.11 or 1.01 to 3.08, or a Private Pilot’s Licence (for students undertaking a Command Instrument Rating only).

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VBF946 5.05 Applied Instrument Flying - Single Engine


1. Locate the information contained in standard pilot reference documents, and be able to safely and accurately plan an IFR cross country flight.

2. Demonstrate the use of the VHF and HF radio and the SSR transponder.

3. Safely conduct a cross-country IFR flight with appropriate Departure and Approach (DAP) procedures.

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Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including written/oral activities and demonstration of practical skills to the relevant industry standards. Participants are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment activities to their teacher/assessor. Feedback will be provided throughout the course.