The accelerated CFI School and Flight Instructor Academy program is conducted under FAA Part 61 . We also have a 15-hour FAA approved Part 141 CFI Flight Instructor program available. Flight Instructor training hours are based upon average flight student completion times and experience.
The CFI Flight Instructor fees are for the entire CFI training package and include all fees for CFI ground school, CFI flight training materials, CFI study materials and other fees. Additional hours needed will be charged at our currently published rates for flight instruction, ground instruction and aircraft rates.
Our Flight Instructor CFI Academy training program can be completed within 2-weeks of full-time flight training. Progress and completion times depend on your motivation and engagement. FAA practical exams, CFI checkrides may take a little longer depending on the FAA DPE Pilot Examiner availability.
|M16 - CFI Flight Instructor Academy
|up to 15 Dual Hrs
|-- Solo Hrs
|CFI Group Ground School
|up to 45 Hrs
|daily 5-6 Hrs.
|Cessna 172R or SP
|up to 15 Hrs
|CFI Course Materials, PHAK, Demo
|Spin Endorsement FAR 61.183(i)(1)
|DPE Examiner Fees
|CFI Written Exam FOI, CFI
|CFI Check ride
|Up to 15 hours CFI flight time
|Up to 45 hours CFI Ground time
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Yes, all of our CFI Flight Instructor courses are Federal Aviation Administration FAA Part 141 approved and eligible for the GI Bill program. Certified Flight Instructor training is GI Bill approved.
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Domestic flight students get the airline required 1500 hours flight time usually by working as CFI Flight Instructor. Our flight school hires all eligible graduates or provides a conditional job offer as CFI.
How to become a CFI Flight Instructor? Our flight school offers fast track CFI flight instructor courses. Become a CFI flight instructor in as little as two weeks. Required are Commercial Pilot Certificate and certain flight training endorsements.
Our CFI Academy program is set to be completed within 2-weeks of full-time training
We provide a conditional job offer to all eligible CFI graduates. M1 Visa students are not allowed to work. U.S. Citizenship or Legal Permanent Resident Status and/or work authorization for the U.S. are required.
Our program includes flight- and ground training times required by Federal Aviation Administration minimum requirements to complete each course module. We have added all known fees, such as TSA, theoretical and practical exam fees and other expenses to present a realistic course outline.