Topic outline

  • About this Course

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    Fundamentals of Aviation Meteorology aims to provide an understanding of the physical properties of the atmosphere and how they affect the weather, with an emphasis on the factors affecting aviation. This will help to:

    • appreciate the characteristics of the atmosphere that promote particular cloud formations and weather phenomena;

    • recognise hazardous weather conditions;

    • identify signs of deteriorating weather; and

    • determine if and when a change in weather conditions is likely.

  • Training Modules

    The online training content is comprised of eight self-guided 'presentation' style topics, and includes a series of review questions at the end of each topic - these questions will help you determine your readiness to attempt the final examination.