Flight Instructor - CFI & CFII

Brief Description:  Ratings that allow the holder to teach others how to fly.

Basic Requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Be able to read, speak, and understand the English language.
  • Hold at least a valid second-class medical certificate.
  • No minimum hourly requirement for the Flight Instructor Certificates. Student averages vary upon individual circumstances.
  • Pass a knowledge test as well as the practical test.

Types of Flight Instructor Certificates:

  • Certified Flight Instructor (CFI) - Allows for the training of private pilot students.

            Estimated Cost:  $5,240*

  • Certified Flight Instructor - Instrument (CFII) - Allows for the training of instrument pilot students.

            Estimated Cost:  $4,125*

*Based on usage of a Piper Arrow and C-172 respectively; subject to change without notice.