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Do The Right ThingDo The Right Thing

Decision Making for Pilots

Online Course

Do The Right Thing

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“The best type of accident is one that’s avoided.” With that in mind, are you prepared to make the right choices for the best outcome next time you fly? Poor decision making is the root cause of many—if not most—aviation accidents. Good decision making, however, is about avoiding the circumstances that lead to really tough choices. If making the right decisions is your goal, then this course is for you.

This course qualifies for AOPA Accident Forgiveness and FAA Wings.

What you’ll learn:

  • How to sharpen decision-making habits
  • Aspects of the accident chain
  • Developing a personal minimums checklist
  • Why external pressure complicates matters
  • When and how to say “No” to a flight
  • Developing a Plan B and sticking to it
  • When to anticipate, recognize, act, and evaluate problems
  • Practicing the decision-making cycle
Length: 45 mins
Topic: Training and Proficiency
FAA WINGS: Eligible
Accident Forgiveness: Eligible