Topic outline

  • Overview

    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.

  • eLearning Module

    The eLearning Module is comprised of 11 lessons, each with a number of review questions at the end of the lesson. These questions will help you determine your readiness to attempt the final examination. It is intended that you spread you learning over a period of time. 

  • Course Assessment

    • Receive a grade Receive a pass grade