The Aircraft Dispatch Certificate program is designed for students who desire to become a licensed FAA Aircraft Dispatcher. The program prepares students with the required FAA knowledge and training in order to test for the FAA Aircraft Dispatch Certificate.
Students must make a minimum grade of a “C” or better in each course certificate requirements prior to being awarded permission into the next sequential course.
Procedures for enrolling in Aviation Courses:
All prospective flight students must meet with the TCC Aviation Academic Counselor at the Riverside Community Campus and Aviation Center.
Potential Aircraft Dispatch students must provide the following documents to the TCC Aviation Academic Counselor. Proof of U.S. citizenship in form of:
- An original birth certificate with raised seal documenting birth in the United States or one of its territories,
- A valid, unexpired United States passport,
- Original U.S. Naturalization Certificate with raised seal, Form N-550 or Form N-570,
- Original certification of birth abroad, Form FS-545 or Form DS-1350, or
- Original Certificate of U.S. Citizenship, Form N-560 or Form N-561.
Specialized Course Requirements: 16 Hours
Aviation Sciences Technology 16 hours
AVST 1113 Private Pilot Ground School
*AVST 2213 Instrument Pilot Ground School
*AVST 2253 Aviation Meteorology
*AVST 2413 Aircraft Dispatch I
*AVST 2454 Aircraft Dispatch II
Total Credit Hours: 16
*Course has prerequisite.
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