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2020-2021 College Catalog 
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Aircraft Dispatch Certificate

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Program Description

This certificate is designed for students who desire to become a licensed FAA Aircraft Dispatcher. The program prepares students with the required FAA knowledge and training in order to test for the FAA Aircraft Dispatch Certificate.  Students must make a minimum grade of a “C” or better in each course prior to being awarded permission into the next sequential course.

For more Information Contact:
School of Engineering, Aviation, & Public Service
Aviation Department
Director:  Dr. Matt Wise

Procedures for enrolling in Aviation courses:

  1. All prospective students must meet with the TCC aviation academic counselor at the Riverside Community Campus and Aviation Center located at 112 W. Beechcraft Drive. Contact: 918-595-3718.
  2. Potential Aircraft Dispatch students must provide proof of U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status to the TCC aviation academic counselor in the form of:

i. An original birth certificate with raised seal documenting birth in the United States or one of its territories,
ii. A valid, unexpired United States passport,
iii. Original U.S. Naturalization Certificate with raised seal, Form N-550 or Form N-570,
iv. Original certification of birth abroad, Form FS-545 or Form DS-1350, or
v. Original Certificate of U.S. Citizenship, Form N-560 or Form N-561.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, you will be able to:

  • Apply the knowledge to the FAA exam for the FAA Aircraft Dispatch Certificate.
  • Apply the knowledge to the FAA Practical Test for the FAA Aircraft Dispatch Certificate.
  • Disseminate weather charted data and weather products.
  • Manage data related to aircraft systems.
  • Communicate as an FAA Aircraft Dispatcher.
  • Manage navigational procedures in the National Airspace System.
  • Perform in a diverse team setting.


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Certificate Requirements

View a semester-by-semester course plan of study on the Aircraft Dispatch Program Map.  

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