The University of Missouri-Rolla department of mechanical and aerospace engineering is sponsoring a Private Pilot Ground School this fall through UMR’s distance and continuing education program.
The 20-hour course will be held from 7-9:30 p.m. on Monday and Thursday evenings from Sept. 18, through Oct. 12, in Room 214 of the University Center on the UMR campus.
The fee for the course is $100. A textbook will be available for approximately $10. The registration deadline is Friday, Sept. 8.
The course will be taught by Dr. Robert B. Oetting, UMR professor emeritus of mechanical and aerospace engineering. It is designed as a general introduction to aviation and to assist students in preparation for the Federal Aviation Administration Private Pilot, Recreational Pilot, and Sport Pilot written tests.
For more information or to register, contact the UMR distance and continuing education office at (573) 341-4992.