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Garmin Aviation Expands Online Education Series

The Garmin aviation training team is making it easier for pilots to enhance their avionics skills from the comfort of home. Throughout April, May and June, several free webinars and promotions on select eLearning courses are available for many of our most popular avionics. These online classes range from basic product fundamentals, best operating practices and techniques to expert tips and tricks. Learn about our GTN and GTN Xi series navigators, GFC 500 and GFC 600 retrofit autopilots, Garmin weather radars, the Garmin Pilot app, and G1000, G1000 NXi, G3000, G5000 and more.

Pilot flying a landing approach

Pilot Training – Approaches

Learn techniques and best operating practices for using Garmin navigation and flight control systems to set up and fly ILS and a GPS-guided WAAS LPV approaches into all types of airports.

April 16, 2020, 10 a.m. CT: Register Here

Weather radar displayed on Garmin TXi flight display

Weather Radar Pilot Training

Get familiar with the fundamentals of radar technology and learn techniques and safety tips to help maximize the benefits of your Garmin airborne weather radar system.

April 24, 2020, 10 a.m. CT: Register Here

Pilot hand touching GTN 650 Xi

GTN VNAV Pilot Training

Explore techniques for flying descent vertical navigation profiles throughout the en route and terminal phases of flight with your GTN or GTN Xi series touchscreen navigator.

April 30, 2020, 10 a.m. CT: Register Here

May 26, 2020, 10 a.m. CT: Register Here

Pilot hand touching GFC 600 autopilot controller

GFC 600 Pilot Training

Learn the fundamentals of using our GFC 600 digital flight control system and its advanced capabilities to couple and fly various instrument approaches, set up flight profiles and more.

May 7, 2020, 10 a.m. CT: Register Here

Cessna 206 cockpit featuring G1000 NXi
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Garmin Logic, Tips and Tricks: GTN and G1000 Pilot Training

Get an overview of the Garmin design logic for its GPS-based navigation systems and learn insider tips and tricks for getting the most out of your GTN or G1000 system and its capabilities.

May 14, 2020, 10 a.m. CT: Register Here

Pilot and passenger in cockpit interacting with GTN 750 Xi

GTN Follow-along Scenarios Pilot Training

Receive step-by-step, scenario-based operational training on our GTN series navigators, using the downloadable GTN simulator app on your tablet or PC. To get the most out of the training, please have this installed prior to joining the webinar.

May 22, 10 a.m. CT: Register Here

Pilot with iPad display Garmin Pilot in cockpit

Garmin Pilot App

Get familiar with the fundamentals of the Garmin Pilot app — including an effective preflight, map essentials and the latest on new route data packages that help ensure you’ve downloaded all the data required for your flight plan.

Garmin Pilot 101: Create and File a Flight Plan — April 22, 2020, 4 p.m. CT: Register Here

Garmin Pilot Tips and Tricks — May 12, 2020, 10 a.m. CT: Register Here

Garmin Pilot 101: Map Essentials — June 17, 2020, 4 p.m. CT: Register Here

Aviation eLearning Course Sale

From March 30, 2020 through May 29, 2020, save 10% on select Garmin aviation eLearning courses. Using typical flight scenarios, these courses provide a new pilot (or an experienced pilot who wants a refresher) instruction on best practices for operational use. Eligible courses are listed below.

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