The Manned Pilot–A60180P curriculum prepares individuals for a variety of aviation and aviation-related careers including the commercial airlines, general aviation, the aerospace industry, the military, unmanned aircraft systems industries, and state and federal aviation organizations.
Course work includes fundamentals of flight, aerodynamics, aircraft performance, meteorology, navigation, federal regulations, aviation management, unmanned aircraft systems, and instrument and commercial ground training, flight and simulator training, and entrepreneurship or business management training.
- AER 110 – Air Navigation
This course covers the basic elements of air navigation, fundamentals of pilotage and dead reckoning, and the use of a plotter, computer, and aerial charts.
- AER 150 – Private Pilot Flt Theory
This course covers the aeronautical knowledge required to meet the Federal Aviation Administration regulations for private pilot certification.
- AER 111 – Aviation Meteorology
This course covers the atmosphere, interpretation, and measurement of meteorological elements, and the effects of such on aircraft operations and performance.
- AER 160 – Instrument Flight Theory
This course covers the required aeronautical knowledge of the Federal Aviation Administration Regulation Instrument Ground School.
- AER 217 – Air Transportation
This course covers the development and present status of the air transportation system.
- AER 218 – Human Factors in Aviation
This course analyzes interpersonal relationships in the cockpit and related psychological factors that affect pilot performance and efficiency during flight operations.
- AER 115 – Flight Simulator
This course covers instrument instruction and training in an FAA-approved flight simulator.
- AER 170 – Commercial Flight Theory
This course covers advanced aircraft control, cross-country operations, and other topics required for the FAA commercial pilot written exam.
- UAS 111 – Unmanned Aircraft Systems
This course introduces students to some of the popular unmanned aerial photographic applications commonly utilized in commercial unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) operations involving aerial surveys and photography.
- CIS 110 – Introduction to Computers
This course provides students with the various products and technologies commonly associated with unmanned aircraft systems utilized by hobbyists, the government, industry, and the military.
Transfer to Elizabeth City
Elizabeth City State University (ECSU) and LCC have agreed to provide educational opportunities for students at LCC who wish to transfer to ECSU. This Articulation Agreement in Professional Aeronautics between Elizabeth City State University and LCC is designed to facilitate the transfer of students from LCC to ECSU. The Articulation Agreement should be used by students who are intending to make the transfer under these programs and by the faculty, advisors, counselors, and others who might be advising those students.
Paying for College
What is financial aid? Financial aid is money that is given or borrowed to help pay for college. It can come from federal, state, local, school and private entities. North Carolina and the federal government award millions of dollars each year to help students pay for college. Don’t forget Scholarships! Scholarships are gifts. They don’t need to be repaid. There are thousands of them, offered by schools, employers, individuals, private companies, nonprofits, communities, religious groups, and professional and social organizations.
Who to Contact
For more information:
Aviation Management and Career Pilot Technology Program Chair/Instructor
Aerospace and Advanced Manufacturing Center (Building 030), Room 122
Phone: (252) 527-6223, ext. 660
Fax: (252) 233-6879