The FAA offers the direct issuance of U.S. pilot certificates to holders of Canadian pilot certificates. Qualified Canadian pilots may take a condensed, 40-question knowledge test and earn an FAA pilot certificate based on their Canadian pilot certificate, without having to take a flight test. Our Canadian Conversion Online Ground School has been tailored to meet the specific needs of pilots seeking FAA certificates based on their Canadian certificates.
With Canadian Conversion OGS, there is no need to pick and choose study units from other courses; it's all right here. Gleim OGS contains all of the specific information that is necessary to study for the Pilot Knowledge test in an easily accessible, immediately available online format. With OGS, you can start working for your reciprocal FAA pilot certificate today!
Redesigned for Superior Knowledge Transfer
Our popular Online Ground School has been redesigned with a plethora of improvements to help you learn faster and retain more information. The aeronautical knowledge you'll gain is crucial for passing your knowledge and practical tests and will help you become a safe, competent pilot. What you learn here will be a firm foundation that you can use for your entire aviation career.
The new Gleim Online Ground School course features a brand new interface that makes it easier than ever to navigate among different course elements such as study guides, quizzes, and additional resources. We have created all new study guides and added hundreds of new illustrations, diagrams, and instructional videos to help you learn and retain aviation concepts. This design ensures you have a variety of study materials to help you focus and keep your learning fun and interesting. We've also included a library of FAA study resources for additional reference beyond the required material.
Read more about the new course enhancements here.
Test Center Authorization
Once you complete all course requirements, you will be provided with a knowledge test endorsement that will allow you to take the knowledge test at the testing center of your choice.
About the Course
Instrument Rating Contents
- Federal Aviation Regulations
- Airports, Air Traffic Control, and Airspace
- Holding and Instrument Approaches
- Aviation Weather Services
- IFR En Route
This course is available for the Instrument Rating Conversion (ICP), airplane-only. The study units correspond to the knowledge areas tested on the FAA's Conversion exams.
- Mixed media presentation format including
- High definition bite-sized video segments
- Detailed graphics
- Comprehensive study guides
- Emulate the actual exam at the major testing centers
Also available for
- Private Pilot Conversion (PCP)
- Commercial Pilot Conversion (CCP)
- ATP Multi-engine (ACM)
- Looking for ATP Conversion Single-engine (ASC)? Call us at 800-874-5346 Ext. 471
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Online Ground School is compatible on all operating systems and mobile devices or tablets with an Internet connection.
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.
Duration: 12 Months
Access to the Online Ground School Course expires 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.
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 pass your knowledge test with ease.