Module Title:Multi Engine Piston Class Rating
Language of Instruction:English
Credits: 5
NFQ Level:7
Module Delivered In 1 programme(s)
Teaching & Learning Strategies: This module will be delivered by an EASA approved training organisation.
Module Aim: The aim of this module is to prepare the student to obtain a multi-engine rating. The transition from a single to a multi-engine airplane requires a special care since the students are suddenly exposed to an airplane with increased performance capabilities, compared to most single-engine airplanes and with more complex procedures and instrument’s panel.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to:
LO1 Describe the distinctive features of multi-engine flight such as asymmetrical power in different phases of the flight, take off planning, flight profile and other manoeuvres.
Pre-requisite learning
Module Recommendations

This is prior learning (or a practical skill) that is recommended before enrolment in this module.

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Incompatible Modules
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Co-requisite Modules
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This is prior learning (or a practical skill) that is mandatory before enrolment in this module is allowed.
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Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Multi-engine familiarisation
Cockpit Familiarisation, Procedures, Checklists
Multi-engine flight familiarisation
Turns, Climbing, Descending, Stall entries with various configurations, Normal/Crosswind takeoff, Emergencies, Assymmetrical power, critical engine
ADF, VOR, DME, GPS, ILS, Instrument Flight Terminal Area
Assessment Breakdown%
No Continuous Assessment
No Project
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Practical/Skills Evaluation Practical Test 1 100.00 n/a
No End of Module Formal Examination

SETU Carlow Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment


Module Workload


Module Delivered In

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
CW_EEPLT_D Bachelor of Science in Pilot Studies 5 Group Elective 1