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Prepare for your Commercial Pilot Checkride

Ace Your Commercial Pilot Oral Exam & Commercial Pilot Flight Test - Guaranteed!

This course shows you a real-world ACS Commercial Pilot Practical Test including both the oral and flight portions. You'll learn on-screen exactly what the FAA wants you to demonstrate to earn your Commercial Pilot Certificate.
  • FREE lifetime course access and automatic updates
  • Ace Your FAA Commercial Pilot Oral & Commercial Pilot Practical Test — Guaranteed!
  • Updated to the current FAA Airmen Certification Standards (ACS) requirements
10 hours
Retail Price: $199

Everything You Need to Know to Ace Your ACS Commercial Pilot Checkride
What Your "Checkride" Will Be Like
Your Practical Test, commonly referred to as your checkride, consists of two parts:
  • An oral exam conducted before you go flying
  • An in-flight test in which you demonstrate your skills in the aircraft
Oral Portion...
On the oral portion of your test you will be required to demonstrate your aviation knowledge, including subjects like regulations, aeromedical factors, aircraft systems, meteorology, and airspace.
It is during the oral that you will be required to demonstrate your flight planning, including the performance and weight & balance under actual conditions, the effects of the weather on your flight and your navigation and flight log.
Flight Portion...
On the flight portion of the Commercial Practical Test you will be expected to demonstrate that you are truly ready to be Pilot-in-Command. In addition to demonstrating your piloting proficiency with the required maneuvers, you will be expected to demonstrate good risk management—including situational awareness, collision avoidance, cockpit resource management and the appropriate use of checklists.
Learn what to expect
Learn what to expect

Clear explanations
Exciting in-flight video

Exciting in-flight video
Clear explanation
Relax! Pass your oral exam & flight test the first time with the unparalleled KING Commercial Pilot Practical Test Course. Get ready to impress your examiner with your “inside edge”. Martha will be your video instructor as she takes the Practical Test with an actual FAA examiner, Mary Schu. She’ll show you exactly how to demonstrate your knowledge during the oral and how to perform every aerial maneuver flawlessly.
Our Commercial Pilot Practical Test Course Is Unique
No other course does for you what our practical test course does. We take you along on a simulated test with a real FAA examiner for both the oral exam and the flight test.

We give you a model performance with loads of in-flight footage that puts you in the cockpit as we show you just how you should demonstrate each maneuver.

We even shoot from multiple camera angles so you can see clearly what is going on inside and outside the airplane.

When you go in for your own FAA Commercial Pilot Practical Test, you will be confident because you will have been there before!
  • You'll enjoy lifetime course access and free course updates
  • Take your course on any mobile device or computer
Here's Why We Can Guarantee You'll Pass
  • Go from handshake to handshake with an actual FAA examiner. Your course covers everything you need to know
  • Learn what your examiner wants to hear and how to say it
  • See the flight maneuvers you need to know with stunning in-flight footage and cockpit demonstrations
  • Along with your thorough video preparation, you’ll get the Airmen Certification Standards—which gives you the checklists you’ll need and outlines precisely what your FAA examiner expects you to be ready to perform and/or explain
  • You’ll pass on your first attempt—or your money back
(Tip ... we recommend that you begin learning what you need for your Commercial Flight Test & Oral Exam early in your flight training. It will make you more prepared and will probably even shorten the amount of time you'll need to master each maneuver.)
The earlier you know what's required for your FAA Commercial Practical Test, the more prepared you'll be.
Get This Course Now!
Don't wait until the last minute. Customers have told us that they wish they had started with this Commercial Pilot checkride prep course early in their training because it so clearly demonstrates every flying skill they had to master on their way to their certificate or rating.
The invaluable tips and in-flight footage will save you time and money as you learn each maneuver. Your KING Commercial Pilot Practical Test Course should go hand in hand with your flight training to provide you with a picture- perfect video performance that will have your Flight Instructor in admiration of how much you know!
Course Running Time:
Approximately 6.75 hours of video lessons

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King Schools has provided training to more than half the pilots in the United States!

  1. Is this course right for me?
    This course is designed to prepare you to take and pass the FAA Commercial Pilot Practical Test (a.k.a. Commercial Pilot Checkride).
  2. What are the system requirements for this course?
    Any device with an Internet browser and broadband Internet connection.
  3. 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".
  4. Does this course cover the ACS checkride?
    Yes! This course has been updated to reflect the changes made by the move from the Practical Test Standards (PTS) to the Airmen Certification Standards (ACS).
  5. Is there a particular order to follow?
    Just follow the path from start to finish; it´s that easy. Of course you can skip around if you chose but we recommend staying on the lesson path.
  6. How much time will it take to complete the course?
    The Commercial Pilot Practical Test Course contains approximately 6.75 hours of video.
    King Schools courses are self-paced so completion time will vary from person to person.
  7. 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 you 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 is 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.
  8. Can I still access the course material after I complete the course?
    You have lifetime access to your Online Commercial Pilot Practical Test Course. Remember, with the online media, the course is also automatically updated and will always be current.
  9. When can I take my FAA checkride?
    You'll need to first pass your FAA Written Test and receive an endorsement from your flight instructor.
  10. How do I access my course completion certificate?
    Once you have completed all the lessons and answered all the questions in each lesson, you'll be able to print out your completion certificate. Click on the Course Complete icon when you are finished to print your certificate.
  11. How do I get my WINGS credit for taking the course?
    Just make sure the email address in your King Schools iLearn account matches your WINGS account. We will automatically grant WINGS credit when you complete the course. For more information, click here.
  12. Now that I finished the course, what´s next?
    Consider getting your CFI! Of course, King Schools will be there to help you achieve this goal with King Schools Flight Instructor Courses.

Unedited Customer Reviews
Very helpful!
Excellent, no frills coverage of the commercial material.
Matthew B. 07/06/2024
Commercial Pilot Practical Test (Checkride) Prep
Course Completion Review
Lots of good info, so helpful to see a full practical test and get a sense of what to expect
Blake B. 06/25/2024
Commercial Pilot Practical Test (Checkride) Prep
Great for refresher
Used this as a refresher while working on my CFI rating.  Great help
Andrew L. 06/07/2024
Commercial Pilot Practical Test (Checkride) Prep
Course Completion Review
Great Prep for the oral and check-ride. It was long and detailed like an actual check-ride. I hope its enogh to get me passed my final stage-check/ DPE examination. 🤞
Anthony S. 04/21/2024
Commercial Pilot Practical Test (Checkride) Prep
Course Completion Review
So glad my instructor recommended this.   This course gave me a good idea of what to expect for my commercial check ride.
Brian S. 04/18/2024
Commercial Pilot Practical Test (Checkride) Prep
Course Completion Review
videos were pretty informal.
Roger U. 04/10/2024
Commercial Pilot Practical Test (Checkride) Prep
very helpful
DOUG J. 03/27/2024
Commercial Pilot Practical Test (Checkride) Prep
Course Completion Review
Ornella S. 03/13/2024
Commercial Pilot Practical Test (Checkride) Prep
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Robert Y. 01/26/2024
Commercial Pilot Practical Test (Checkride) Prep
The Best
By far the best Commercial Practical Exam prep
stephen c. 01/19/2024
Commercial Pilot Practical Test (Checkride) Prep
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