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FLYING INSTRUCTOR (F/I) and Associated Ratings

Students who complete the F/I course are then able to teach other students to PPL level. 

Pre-Entry Requirements:


  • Hold at least a CPL (A). Or hold at least a PPL (A) and have:

    • Met the requirements for CPL theoretical knowledge, except for an

    • FI(A) providing training for the LAPL(A) only

    • Completed at least 200 hours of flight time on aeroplanes or TMGs, of which 150 hours as PIC;


  • Have completed at least 30 hours on single-engine piston powered aeroplanes

  • of which at least 5 hours shall have been completed during the 6 months preceding the pre-entry flight test set out in FCL.930.

  • Have completed a VFR cross-country flight as PIC, including a flight of at

  • least 300 NM in the course of which full stop landings at 2 different aerodromes shall be made

  • Shall have passed a specific pre-entry flight test with an FI qualified in accordance with FCL.905. Within the 6 months preceding the start of the course, to assess their ability to undertake the course.


Course Structure:


  • 30 hours flight training (Max of 5 hours mutual)

  • 25 hours Teaching and Learning

  • 100 hours Theoretical knowledge instruction


Cost: ​Contact us for more information





To enrol onto the F/I Course or for more information call us today on 01977 680 998

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