Aviation Instructor's Handbook FAA-H-8083-9A

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION (1958 - )

The handbook does an outstanding job of explaining the application of management and learning psychology for the general educator/manager with detailed guidance for those studying to become Certificated Flight Instructors. Study of the handbook should include the PDF from the FAA, which has excellent graphics. There are several excellent Handbooks at http://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/handbooks_manuals/ For those who wish to view the source online in a format other than .pdf Internet Archive has some choices like Kindle and Epub available at https://archive.org/details/Aviation_Instructors_Handbook (Summary by Norman Elfer)

from the preface: Designed for ground instructors, flight instructors, and aviation maintenance instructors, the Aviation Instructor’s Handbook was developed by the Flight Standards Service, Airman Testing Standards Branch, in cooperation with aviation educators and industry to help beginning instructors understand and apply the fundamentals of instruction. This handbook provides aviation instructors with up-to-date information on learning and teaching, and how to relate this information to the task of teaching aeronautical knowledge and skills to students. Experienced aviation instructors will also find the updated information useful for improving their effectiveness in training activities.

Genre(s): *Non-fiction, Education

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 00 Preface Norman Elfer
00:05:37
Play 01 Chapter 1 - Human Behavior Norman Elfer
00:42:07
Play 02 Chapter 2 part 1 - The Learning Process Norman Elfer
00:48:07
Play 03 Chapter 2 part 2 - Domains of Learning Norman Elfer
01:02:18
Play 04 Chapter 2 part 3 - Scenario Based Learning Norman Elfer
01:01:58
Play 05 Chapter 3 - Effective Communication Norman Elfer
00:39:13
Play 06 Chapter 4 part 1 - The Teaching Process Norman Elfer
00:40:31
Play 07 Chapter 4 part 2 - Training Delivery Methods Norman Elfer
00:50:34
Play 08 Chapter 4 part 3 - Coop. or Group Learning Methods Norman Elfer
00:47:05
Play 09 Chapter 5 - Assessment Norman Elfer
00:51:00
Play 10 Chapter 6 - Planing Instructional Activity Norman Elfer
00:42:08
Play 11 Chapter 7 - Instructor Responsibilities Norman Elfer
00:50:20
Play 12 Chapter 8 part 1 - Techniques of Flight Instruction Norman Elfer
00:47:30
Play 13 Chapter 8 part 2 - Assessment of Piloting Ability Norman Elfer
00:47:14
Play 14 Chapter 9 part 1 - Risk Management Norman Elfer
00:41:14
Play 15 Chapter 9 part 2 - Situational Awareness Norman Elfer
00:42:10
Play 16 App B - Developing a Test Item Bank Norman Elfer
00:14:53
Play 17 App C - Certificates, Ratings and Endorsements Norman Elfer
00:29:26
Play 18 App D - Personal Minimums Checklist Norman Elfer
00:02:59