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IFR With Confidence - (King Classic)

Online single-subject course

Clear flight training hurdles or sharpen your skills.

Thinking about your IFR training? Or your Instrument ticket? Or ready to brush up on your skills and know—how? Either way, this course is jam-packed with solid information for your Instrument Rating.

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108 minutes

You'll get invaluable tips about when to be especially suspicious about the weather. The smart way to pick your IFR alternate airport ... and why you may not be getting the terrain clearance you think you are on many IFR departures.
Learn how to deal with the most difficult IFR conditions—and how to avoid the pitfalls for the unsuspecting pilot.  Includes hints every pilot can use for that tricky transition back to visual flight references after a tight approach.
This Course Covers...
  • Weather Sources
  • Flight Plans & Briefings
  • Approaches & Alternatives
  • Clearances
  • Climb, Cruise, & Arrival
  • Approach Considerations
  • Flying an ILS Approach
"KING Classic" is a new way to identify some of King's courses created using standard definition video. While the video may not look current, rest assured that the knowledge presented is timeless and up-to-date. You will enjoy John & Martha's valuable teaching and insights that stand the test of time no matter where you are in your pilot journey.

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  1. What are the system requirements for this course?
    Any device with an Internet browser and broadband Internet connection.
  2. Can I use my smartphone to view the course materials?
    Apple iPhone and iPad
    We recommend using the Safari browser.
    Free bonus! You can download your lessons and take them later on an iPad or iPhone—even when not connected to the Internet. The free King Schools Companion app allows you to view and complete lessons in your course when no Internet connection is available. The app will automatically sync progress between all of your devices when your iOS device returns online. The free app is available through the iTunes App Store by searching for "King Schools Companion."

    Follow the steps below to access your courses on your iOS device offline:
    • After you have created your iLearn account by following the instructions in the email you'll receive after you complete your order,
    • Download the King Schools Companion app through the iTunes App Store onto your iOS device while you are connected to the Internet.
    • Once your course(s) have finished loading, you can start studying offline!
    Your course is compatible with the Google Chrome browser on your Android device. The Chrome browser is available for free download from the Google Play Store by searching for "Chrome".
  3. How much time will it take to complete the course?
    King Schools courses are self-paced so completion time will vary from person to person. The video running time for this course is 108 minutes.
  4. What if I have a question? Is there a CFI available?
    If you still have a question about your course, you can call us during our normal business hours at 800-854-1001 or +1 858 541-2200. You can also email us at - We have a full staff of pilots and flight instructors available to answer your questions. Please be aware that it may take 24-48 hours to respond to an email so please call us if you need immediate attention. Of course, when you take a King Schools course, it's like having a flight instructor with your 24 hours a day, seven days a week. You can review the material as often as you like at any time. Sometimes, you may want to review a video segment a couple of times.
  5. How do I access my course completion certificate?
    Once you have completed all the lessons, you'll be able to print out your completion certificate. Click on the Course Complete icon on the main menu of the course to receive your certificate.
  6. Can I still access the online course material after I complete the course?
    You have lifetime access to your online pilot skill course.
  7. Now that I finished the course, what´s next? Consider purchasing another pilot skill course or pursuing another pilot certification or rating; King Schools will help make it easy and fun!

Unedited Customer Reviews
Course Completion Review
Content is dated, but concepts are valuable.  I enjoyed the primer on the G1000.
Art R. 05/26/2024
IFR With Confidence - (King Classic)
Great course.
Sara F. 04/11/2024
IFR With Confidence - (King Classic)
Very informative
Very informative and easy to understand.
James N. 03/26/2024
IFR With Confidence - (King Classic)
Perfect course
Very easy and helpful
ABDULAZIZ A. 03/03/2024
IFR With Confidence - (King Classic)
Helpful info.
Timothy M. 02/27/2024
IFR With Confidence - (King Classic)
Richard W. 02/06/2024
IFR With Confidence - (King Classic)
Good Review!
Craig V. 01/20/2024
IFR With Confidence - (King Classic)
Course Completion Review
little dated
Geoffrey S. 01/16/2024
IFR With Confidence - (King Classic)
Course Completion Review
EDUARDO M. 01/06/2024
IFR With Confidence - (King Classic)
Content was good but dated.   I was seeking something more detailed around charts and plates.    However the information provided was what I needed to guide me to other sources for more detail.
George D. 01/04/2024
IFR With Confidence - (King Classic)
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