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Weather Radar (eLearning)

With FlightSafety’s eLearning Weather Radar course, pilots will become familiar with the aspects of weather radar equipment. Specifically, you will be able to:

  • Identify the airborne weather radar system controls and displays.
  • Describe the types of weather and hazards that impact the system and how they’re presented on the available displays.
  • Use the weather radar controls to properly analyze and interpret the radar display.
  • Recognize the phenomena and anomalies that are common to the weather radar system.
  • Identify the best course of action for hazardous weather deviation.
  • List other sources of weather information for flight operations.

This course is also available via Adaptive Recurrent eLearning, which provides a more targeted online training experience. Learn more on the Adaptive Recurrent course page.

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Course Objectives

The course covers the following topics:

  • Weather Radar Fundamentals
  • Displays and Controls
  • Phenomena and Anomalies
  • Display Interpretation
  • Next Generation Radar (NEXRAD)
  • Tilt Management
  • Avoidance
  • Other Weather Products
  • CRM Techniques as Required
  • Examination
Features &
  • Pilots will become familiar with issues associated with the weather radar system including the function of the controls; analysis and interpretation of the radar display; weather hazards; and weather avoidance.
  • Interactive, engaging, self-paced course
  • Available anytime and anywhere via the internet
  • Resource documents available for download
  • Obtain a FlightSafety Certificate of Completion
  • Available on Apple iPad
Additional Information
  • Target Audience: Pilots
  • Minimum Duration: 2.5 hours
  • Course Access:You will have access to this course for one full year.
  • Delivery: 100% web-delivered and self-paced
  • Credit: Once you have completed the course and successfully passed the test, you are awarded a FlightSafety International certificate of completion. If you are an existing FlightSafety customer, you can also pick up your record of training in myFlightSafety.