Updated: Jul 16
Preparing for your checkride, you spend most of your time focusing on all the knowledge and skill that is necessary to pass your checkride, but let’s not forget some of the basics that get overlooked, “PRESENTATION”.
Showing up on your checkride day fully prepared is crucial. When I say fully prepared, that starts with your presentation. How you are dressed lets the examiner know that you understand this certificate you have worked so hard training for is not taken lightly. You understand that whether this is a career move, or just a hobby, professionalism is the utmost importance. No jeans and t-shirts please.
If you want to read more on checkride professionalism, click on the AOPA article below.