Certified Flight Instructor Courses (CFI) 2018-09-24T13:17:33+00:00

FAA Certified Flight Instructor (CFI) Courses

Certified Flight Instructor – Airplane (CFI-A)

Recent changes by the FAA now allow initial CFI applicants to conduct training and practical tests in fixed gear aircraft. Our Cessna 172 fleet is perfect for making new flight instructors!

Our FAA Certified Flight Instructor (CFI-A) course is a 17-flight hour, accelerated course focused on making you an FAA Certified Flight Instructor. The course includes:

● 17 Hours Cessna 172 Flight Training
● 17 Hours Dual Flight Instruction
● Both Knowledge Test Fees (FOI & CFI)
● 40 Hours Ground with a CFI
● 2 Hour Practical Test and Examiner Fee

All training is performed one-on-one with your FAA authorized instructor in our fleet of Cessna 172 Skyhawk aircraft. Both the FIA and FOI written tests must be completed prior to beginning flight or ground training.

Total Cost: $6,715.00

Certified Flight Instructor – Instrument (CFII)

Our FAA Certified Flight Instructor Instrument (CFI-I) course is a 20-flight hour course focused on making you an instrument pilot instructor. The course includes:

● 20 Hours Flight Training in a Cessna 172
● 20 Hours Flight Instruction
● 10 Pre-Flight Briefings (1 hour briefings for CFI applicants)
● Knowledge Test Fee
● 2 Hour Practical Test and Examiner Fee

All training is performed one-on-one with your FAA authorized instructor in our fleet of Cessna 172 Skyhawk aircraft.

Total Cost: $5,210.00

Certified Flight Instructor – Multi-Engine (MEI)

Our FAA Certified Multi-Engine Flight Instructor (MEI) course is a 6-flight hour course focused on making you a multi-engine pilot instructor. The course includes:

● 6 Hours Flight Training in a Beechcraft BE-76 Duchess
● 6 Hours Flight Instruction
● 3 Pre-Flight Briefings (1 hour briefings for CFI applicants)
● Knowledge Test Fee
● 1.5 Hour Practical Test and Examiner Fee

All training is performed one-on-one with your FAA authorized instructor in our fleet of complex aircraft.

Total Cost: $3,102.50

CFI-I and MEI are available as an initial or add-on. Home study courses available to decrease training costs by eliminating the ground school portion of the training course. The average student typically requires additional hours above the FAA minimums billed at the posted hourly rate. Additional costs may be incurred including training supplies, charts, and re-test fees.