Aircraft Weight and Balance – An Introduction

Balance is an art...This course is an introduction to understanding the professional job of a Load Sheet Maker. By the completion of this course, you will be able to build basic knowledge which is considered an entry point for aircraft weight and balance in a professional aviation setting.

What Is The Load Sheet?

The Load Sheet is a document which enables the pilot-in-command to determine that the aircraft’s load and its distribution throughout the aircraft are such that the mass and balance limits of the aircraft are not exceeded. The profession of a Load Sheet maker is considered a specialized skill for professionals in the field of aviation. Enrolling in this course will be your first step to getting that specialized skill.

Certificate of Completion

The system automatically generates a certificate of completion once you complete all instructional materials and pass the exam at 80% or better. The system sends the certificate via email and you will also access it online as well.

About Instructor


I am an aviation sciences instructor for ground services airline staff. Now I am in the process of obtaining doctorate in the airline management. On the other hand I am skydiver.

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Course Includes

  • 12 Lessons
  • 1 Quiz
  • Course Certificate