Obtain a weather briefing from LMFSWeb and 1-800-WXBRIEF for the local area.
Complete cross-country flight planning, performance and weight and balance problems assigned by the instructor.
Preflight the airplane using your checklist.
|Topic||Be able to answer:||Resources to study:|
|Practical Knowledge||Be prepared to respond to questions on all topics in the Private Pilot PTS.||Study the PTS Explained guide for deficient knowledge areas identified in previous mock checkrides.|
|Decision Making and Risk Mgmt||Review weather briefing, airplane performance and weight and balance for flight.
Use the PAVE checklist to identify risks associated with the flight.
|Operation||Expect to:||Prepare by:|
||The instructor will ask you to perform each maneuver listed below. The instructor will provide feedback and coaching to help you attain performance within the practical test standards.||Review the practical test standards and the Airplane Flying Handbook material for each of these maneuvers.|