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Online Ground School: Airline Transport Pilot


The Gleim Online Ground School – Airline Transport Pilot uses our sophisticated Knowledge Transfer Systems to ensure that you master all of the information you will need to be a competent, safe pilot and to pass your knowledge test with confidence.

Technical Specifications
Gleim Guarantee
Additional Information


The Gleim Online Ground School – Airline Transport Pilot is a self-directed study course designed to prepare you to pass the FAA knowledge tests. You can use this course to study at your own pace. The course uses our sophisticated Knowledge Transfer Systems to ensure that you master all of the information you will need to be a competent, safe pilot and to pass your knowledge test with confidence.

The Online Ground School contents are aligned with the Gleim Airline Transport Pilot Knowledge Test Book.

About the Course

  • Average Length of Course: 35 Hours
  • Emulate the actual exam at the major testing centers
  • Complete the course to earn FAA WINGS credit.
  • This will prepare you for the Pilot Knowledge Test.
  • ATM requires attending an FAA approved training course to receive a graduate certificate (ATP CTP).
  • The required ATP CTP will not prepare you for the knowledge test!

Available for these ATP certificates:

  • ATM: Airline Transport Pilot Multi-Engine Airplane (121)
  • ATS: Airline Transport Pilot Single-Engine Airplane (135)
  • ADX: Aircraft Dispatcher

12-months Access

Access to the Online Ground School Course will expire 12 months from the date of purchase. If you have not completed the course and you need access after the expiration date, you may purchase a 12 month extension at half the current purchase price. You will have 30 days to purchase an extension.

Always Up-to-Date

We regularly communicate with the FAA and continuously monitor its website for changes to the FAA’s knowledge tests. While the FAA no longer releases the complete database of knowledge test questions, sample questions are released on a quarterly basis and incorporated into our material as appropriate.

Whenever changes are made, they will be automatically incorporated into the course with no input or additional work needed on your end. Thus, you can be confident that this course contains everything you will need to prepare for your FAA knowledge test with ease.


  1. NTSB Part 830, 14 CFR Parts 1, 61, 117, and 119
  2. 14 CFR Part 91, Civil Aviation Security, Hazardous Materials
  3. Federal Aviation Regulations: Part 121
  4. Federal Aviation Regulations: Part 135
  5. Aerodynamics and Airplanes
  6. Airspace and Airports
  7. Air Traffic Control
  8. IFR Navigation Equipment, Holding, and Approaches
  9. IFR Flights
  10. Beechcraft 1900 Operating/Performance Data
  11. DC-9 Operating/Performance Data
  12. Boeing 737 Operating/Performance Data
  13. Cessna Caravan Operating/Performance Data
  14. Bombardier CRJ and Q400 Operating/Performance Data
  15. Aviation Weather
  16. Weather Reports and Forecasts
  17. Wind Shear
  18. Aeromedical Factors and Aeronautical Decision Making (ADM)
  19. Additional Dispatcher-Specific Questions

Technical Specifications

Make sure that your computer meets all the System Requirements: Minimum System Requirements for online courses.

Test Prep Online is compatible on all operating systems and mobile devices or tablets with an Internet connection.

Gleim Guarantee

Gleim offers you the best training materials available. When you complete the Online Ground School course satisfactorily, we guarantee that you will pass your FAA knowledge test when you complete it within 30 days after graduation. We are so confident that you will pass, that we will refund your purchase price if you do not pass on your first attempt.

This policy applies only to purchases made directly from Gleim Publications, Inc.

Access Length

12 Months


Irvin N. Gleim, Garrett W. Gleim