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Sport Pilot Practical Test (Oral Exam & Flight Test)

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Sport Pilot Practical Test Course - Online Course
Sport Pilot Practical Test Course - Online Course
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Pass your FAA Oral Exam & Flight Test with ease!
This course shows you a real-world Sport Pilot Practical Test including both the oral and flight portions.
  • FREE lifetime course access and automatic updates
  • Ace Your FAA Sport Pilot Oral & Sport Pilot Practical Test — Guaranteed!

You'll learn on-screen exactly what the FAA wants you to demonstrate to earn your Sport Pilot Rating. This course shows you a real-world Sport Pilot Practical Test including both the oral and flight portions.

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

(Tip ... we recommend that you begin learning what you need for your Sport Pilot 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.)

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Fixed-wing trikes

Airplane, Trike or Powered Parachute—this course is for you!

Although you'll see a model checkride conducted in a fixed-wing Light Sport Aircraft (LSA), this course will still apply to you even if you plan to take your flight test in a trike or a powered parachute. Your oral exam will cover the same topics and you will be expected to exhibit the same level of knowledge. And during the in-flight portion of your test you'll be required to demonstrate many of the same maneuvers. You'll find the KING Sport Pilot Practical Test Course invaluable preparation ... and no matter what kind of LSA you'll take your flight test in ... you'll be prepared and confident—guaranteed!


Learn the maneuvers you need today!

  • Go from handshake to handshake with an actual FAA Examiner. Covers all you need, from the beginning of your oral exam to successful completion of the flight test. Your pass is guaranteed!
  • Enjoy the confidence of knowing the questions ... and the answers the FAA examiner wants to hear.
  • You'll learn from stunning in-flight footage and cockpit demonstrations of the maneuvers you need to know ... shot from three different camera angles for complete understanding.
  • Use your course on any mobile device or computer
  • Enjoy lifetime course access and free updates


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John with FAA designated examiner Rusty Sachs

Filling the role of the Designated Examiner is Rusty Sachs, the Executive Director of the National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI), a Master CFI and an FAA-designated pilot examiner. John King gives a model performance as the applicant.

You'll Know What to Expect

From the oral to each maneuver—you'll come away totally confident. You'll understand the questions and the tasks. Best of all, you'll be confident you'll ace your FAA Sport Pilot Practical Test because you've been through it all before.

Course Running Time:

Approximately 3.5 hours of video lessons

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You choose when and where you want to learn.

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  1. Is this course right for me?

    This course is designed to prepare you to take and pass the FAA sport pilot Practical Test (a.k.a. sport pilot Checkride).

    Not sure about the process of becoming a pilot, check out King Schools How to Become a Pilot page.

  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. Is the course current?

    The FAA frequently updates the required knowledge for each test. King Schools continuously updates all courses ensuring you get the most current instruction available anywhere.

    Your online course is always up-to-date as the course is automatically updated whenever changes occur.

  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 sport pilot Practical Test Course contains approximately 3.5 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 custserv@kingschools.com - 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 sport 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. Now that I finished the course, what´s next?

    Consider getting your private pilot! Of course, King Schools will be there to help you achieve this goal with King Schools private pilot Courses.

This prep course is excellent
I had been thinking there should be a course like this, and low and behold, John and Martha have delivered an excellent walk through of what a sport pilot will go through during the Sport Pilot Check ride. The key is, thanks to this course, we will have been through a check ride before our big day. Thanks again.

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


This answered a lot of questions I had on the check ride and gave good insight on what the examiner is looking for.

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


Thorough and In-Depth!
I appreciate the course approach of a student going through the Sport Pilot Practical Test process from beginning to end, it goes a long way in showing just what to expect will take place, and how you will be evaluated.

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


Excellent insight!
This course gives an inside look into what you can expect on your Sport Pilot checkride. Going in with a clear understanding of the format, expectations, etc was a huge confidence boost for me, and helped me ace the checkride. This course is a “must have” follow-on to the Sport Pilot Ground School.

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


very complete
the course will walk you through everything you need to know.

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


Great final review of actual test

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


The check ride course is a great help for me as I was not sure what to expect on the check ride. I will be much more confident and relaxed now that I have this training. Thanks so much - well worth the cost.

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


very informative
The information was presented in an easy format to understand. Very comprehensive and covered all of the bases.

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


Great help
I feel you did a great job of putting the video together!!

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


Easy to follow
This was better than paying for a full mock-up check ride which would have cost me hundreds of dollars. Much more detailed and cost effective!

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


Good Program
Covered just about everything on practical test.

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


Check Ride Knowledge
This course is very valuable. Gives me more confidence on what to expect for the practical test. Nicely done!

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


Takes the mystery out
The information provided within this course removes the mystery of the checkride. It's especially helpful when questions that may be on the oral are incorporated.

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


excellent visual presentation, very good explanations.

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online



Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


Excellent website.
Excellent website...easy to access and move around in it!



Thank You for the outstanding Faa Check Ride Fam Im coming up on my Fam this month and your instruction course is outstanding

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


Not as good as I hoped for.

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


Lots of information
Very helpful to know what will happen before it happens!

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


Easy to use.
Easy to use.

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


Nice job
Good program easy to follow

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


It is a little less scary...
This course on the "check ride" took a lot of the mystery of what happens on a "check ride" away and at least gave an insight of what a pilot candidate testing could be. This course eased my anxiety and gave me information of practical use. Thank you



Great prep tool
Excellent course to prepare me for check-ride and oral review. Glad I purchased this course from King.



I give it a 90%
I liked it alot.. it was some mistakes on the limits of the LS-Plane that should be fixed but over all I liked it... Going to watch it one more time.. also make a version for the mac



Extremely Beneficial
Every Subject area was thoroughly covered in detail...King School made it fun to learn and easy to Learn by following each of the subject areas one at a time...In addition I will be taking most of the subject areas over and over as a refresher and to study for BFR.. Thank you King

Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


Really great product



Sport Pilot - Practical Test Course - Online


Everything you need...
Everything you need in one place...





A great value!
I thought that this was an outstanding program. I am presently a student Sport Pilot, have passed my FAA Written, and am working my way towards soloing. This is excellent prep for both the solo and the Check Ride. I highly recommend this to anyone pursuing their Sport Pilot Certificate.



Superb teaching
The combination of John King and Rusty Sachs (Executive DIrector of Nat Assoc of Flight Instructors) made for content that was easily understood and easily remembered. Mead C. Killion, Ph.D.



Well Done



Loved every minute of it !
Loved every minute of it !




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