Limerick Institute of Technology


Course Name Aviation
Course Provider Limerick Institute of Technology
Course Code 3101
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Limerick Institute of Technology Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Shannon, Limerick City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+How To Apply:
1. Apply Online (Please see "Application Weblink below).

2. Email: Download and complete the Application Form from the course page and email to flexible@lit.ie

3. By Post: Download and complete the Application Form from the cours...

Application Date Application Deadline: 6th September 2019.
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Duration 10 weeks, 4 hours per week, plus field trips 1 evening per week, Tuesday evenings, from 6.00pm to 10.00pm.
Course Fee Course fee is €750.

This programme has secured funding under the Aviation Skillnet. Eligible companies and individuals can secure a 20% contribution towards course fees. You or your employer should contact Maeve O Neill, at 061 423 622 or maeve@icbe.ie to confirm that you are eligible for support. Subject to terms and conditions.
Entry Requirements Applicants must satisfy a minimum entry requirement of Grade D3 or higher at Ordinary Level in five Leaving Certificate Subjects, or equivalent. Two of these subjects must include Mathematics and a Language (Irish or English).
Comment Qualification
Certificate in Aviation (Special Purpose Award, Level 6, 10 Credits).
Course Content

The Certificate in Aviation is Level 6 Special Purpose Award and is an exciting opportunity to explore the world of flight and aviation. It introduces learners to some fundamental aspects of aviation and is delivered by industry professionals ...

Subjects Taught Week 1: Basic Aerodynamics
Week 2: Aircraft Instruments – Flight Engine & Navigation Instruments
Week 3: Introduction to Aircraft Engines, Piston and Jet
Week 4: Aircraft Structures
Week 5: Aircraft Composite Technology
Week 6: Aviation Meteorology
Week 7: Human Factors Decision Making and Physiology in Flight
Week 8: Understanding the Air Traffic Control System
Week 9: Aircraft Control Theory
Week 10: Simulated Flight Lesson
Assessment Method The student will be required to produce 1 piece of written work as assigned per topic following a period of self study and using the study material provided.
Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries For queries on the application process:
Department of Flexible Learning
Tel: 061 293802
Email: flexible@lit.ie

For queries relating to the course content:
Contact: Jane Magill, Atlantic Air Adventure Park Co Ltd
Tel: 061 363687 / 087 2037487
Location Atlantic Air Adventure Aviation Centre, Shannon Town, Co Clare.
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here