The theory of the private pilot licence is learned in the classroom or in a distance learning course. As a starting point, you will receive the entire theory as a physical teaching aid in two folders. The distance learning platform guides you through the theory. The platform includes additional animations, videos and multiple choice tests to check your knowledge.
10 Air law
40 Human performance & limitations
20 General aircraft knowledge
30 Flight planning & performance
70 Operational procedures
80 Principles of flight
Before registering for the official FOCA theory exam, you will take final tests at the flight school. Like the FOCA exam, the final tests consist of multiple choice questions on paper sheets. The FOCA theory examinations take place regularly at various locations throughout Switzerland.