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    53% of pilots use the iPad in the cockpit Welcome to our community. Are you working on, or thinking about working on a new pilot certificate or rating? Or are you interested in increasing your proficiency or meeting training requirements? This community is for you. Here you can read John and Martha’s Blog, catch up with all of the news from King Schools and see our social media feeds in one convenient place. John and Martha’s insights will educate and elucidate but sometimes just provoke thoughtfulness. In all cases, we hope you find these blog entries interesting and valuable!

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Now Hiring – Aviation Course Developer

Job Title: Aviation Course Developer   Job Summary: Our internationally known company provides academic training for pilot qualifications at all levels from new pilots to corporate jet pilots and airline captains. The successful applicant will be responsible for creating and maintaining course content and production scripts on required aviation training topics.  The scripts will be…  [ Read More ]

New FREE BasicMed King Schools Course Now Available

Hello Fellow Pilots, You’ve probably heard the news.  As of May 1, 2017 third-class medical reform, now known as BasicMed, goes into effect.  It is a victory for the aviation organizations like AOPA and EAA that pressed so hard for it, and for all pilots that have found FAA medical certification an intimidating and frustrating…  [ Read More ]

1Step Prep and King Schools Releases new Boeing 737 and Airbus A320 training courses.

Airline Pilots Now Have a New Way to Prepare for their Boeing 737 and Airbus A320 Type Ratings  1Step Prep creates courses hosted and distributed by King Schools  March 23, 2017  San Diego CA. – Pilots who are required to go through initial or recurrent training on the Boeing 737 Classic, Boeing 737 Next-Generation or…  [ Read More ]


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http://www.kingschools.com/?sco=WB&scu=FACEBK01 Born from a Passion for Flying King Schools, Inc. is the world´s leading producer of aviation training videos and computer software. It was first established in 1974, when John and Martha began flying throughout the country to teach ground school courses. A decade later, they began producing video courses in a spare room of their house. Today, King Schools has over 70 employees operating from an 18,000 sq. ft. complex, housing a dedicated video production and duplication facility. In the past 10 years we have delivered more than 2-1/2 million videos with over 4 million hours of video instruction, teaching up to one-half of the instrument students and over one-third of all pilots in the U.S. obtaining training. We are keenly aware of the importance of the work we do. During the time someone is learning to fly, flying is the most important thing in his or her life. We are privileged to play such a significant role in the lives of such committed individuals. We take pride in producing quality work for these special people.
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King Schools2017/04/27 @ 10:51
King Schools has been having some fun putting these songs together for your enjoyment. We are starting with 66 songs. As flying season gets into full swing, hopefully you will find your song on the list. If not, please comment and include what song you would like to see added to the playlist.
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King Schools2017/04/25 @ 9:05
AOPA has released their Medical Self- Assessment Guide - A Pilot's Guide to Flying Healthy course for flying under BasicMed. This free course is open to everyone and AOPA membership is not required. This course will get you started toward earning your BasicMed completion certificate.
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King Schools2017/04/20 @ 9:23
This position is still accepting applications right here in sunny San Diego.
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King Schools2017/03/31 @ 11:24
King Schools has created a new, free course for you. "Pilot Medicals and BasicMed Explained" will serve as your guide to simplify and clarify the complexities of the FAA Medical Certificates and the FAA BasicMed rules that will go in to effect on May 1, 2017.

To enroll in this free course go to
http://www.kingschools.com/BasicMed
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King Schools2017/03/28 @ 11:53
Job Title: Aviation Course Developer

Job Summary: Our internationally known company provides academic training for pilot qualifications at all levels from new pilots to corporate jet pilots and airline captains. The successful applicant will be responsible for creating and maintaining course content and production scripts on required aviation training topics. The scripts will be used to create King Schools aviation related instructional videos and other course materials.

Responsibilities and duties:
• Research applicable Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) source documents
• Maintaining awareness of aviation developments particularly those involving General Aviation
• Develop course content to meet FAA training requirements
• Write studio scripts for video courses
• Insure accuracy of material presented as a subject matter expert (SME)
• Review and approve video lessons after studio production
• Research and respond to customer feedback regarding course content

Qualifications and Skills
• FAA Certificated Flight Instructor
• Active involvement in General Aviation
• Demonstrated writing skills
• Proficient in MS Office Word and Excel
• Strong attention to detail
• Ability to convert regulatory language to easily understandable vocabulary
• Ability to simplify, clarify and make learning fun

Benefits
• A comprehensive set of full-time employee benefits including: paid health insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid vacation and holidays
• Flying support including hourly cost reimbursement

Send cover letter and resume to rmart@kingschools.com
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King Schools2017/03/25 @ 11:05
1 Step Prep and King Schools are happy to announce a new series of video, interactive courses designed to help airline pilots with their initial and recurrent training for the Boeing 737 Classic, Boeing 737 NextGen and Airbus A320.

The courses have been created by 1 Step Prep and are hosted on the King Schools iLearn LMS platform. For the complete press release and addtional information, click on the image below.
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2017/04/27 @ 9:20
Check out the new King Schools Spotify playlist of aviation themes songs! You can even help us add to the list! https://t.co/LtvdmW0Xrx
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2017/04/25 @ 7:07
@DavidBarckhoff To qualify for BasicMed you must:
• Hold a valid U.S. driver’s license and comply with any restrictions (for example, corrective lenses)
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2017/04/25 @ 6:07
AOPA released their Medical Self- Assessment Guide
Get started toward earning your BasicMed completion certificate - https://t.co/XMCnzqYCYQ
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2017/04/25 @ 4:28
Come hear John & Martha's talk on 5/10/17 at 11:30 AM - in Dallas, TX - How Drone Operations Can Benefit From Aviation Risk Mgmt. #auvsiXPO https://t.co/jj8f3hlhBz FunFlying photo
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2017/04/25 @ 3:03
John & Martha are speaking on 5/10/17 at 11:30 AM - in Dallas, TX - How Drone Operations Can Benefit From Aviation Risk Mgmt. #auvsiXPO - https://t.co/oLF6bk4KMb FunFlying photo
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