Flight Test Items - Analysis of Student Performance


To determine that the candidate can analyze student performance of flight manoeuvres and give accurate and constructive feedback on the strengths and weaknesses of the performance.


The examiner, while role-playing as a student, will perform various flight manoeuvres.  The candidate will be required to analyze the performance, judge critical elements and make recommendations that would best improve student performance.

Performance Criteria

Assessment will be based on the candidate's ability to:

  1. judge the normal level of performance for the stage of training represented;

  2. identify and assess strengths;

  3. identify and assess weaknesses;

  4. discriminate between critical and minor weaknesses;

  5. give feedback to correct critical weaknesses;

  6. judge which minor weaknesses require feedback;

  7. give feedback, as appropriate, to correct minor weaknesses;

  8. demonstrate knowledge of the skill requirements for the permit, licence or rating being sought.

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