Kilgore College will offer a course this spring for people who are interested in becoming a pilot.
The 16-week course, “Private Pilot Ground School,” is the basic ground school for the Federal Aviation Administration Private Pilot Certificate that provides the necessary aeronautical knowledge used for private pilot certification.
Aeronautical knowledge training for balloon rating will be taught, if requested.
Topics will include principles of flight, radio procedures, weather, navigation, aerodynamics and Federal Aviation Administration regulations.
Alan VanDoren, certified flight instructor, will teach the class which is set for 6 to 9 p.m. on Monday evenings from Feb. 4 through June 3, on the Kilgore campus.
Cost of the course is $450.
PowerPoint and assignments will be available online to students.
A book and supply list will be provided at registration.