Flight Instructor Rating
Garg Aviation offers a comprehensive Flight Instructor Rating course in India for commercial pilots.
The Flight Instructor Rating (FIR) is a prerequisite and has certified flight instructor requirements to become a Flight Instructor.
FIR holders have the responsibility to deliver lessons and training to students as part of their flight instructor responsibilities.
The course covers a range of topics, from basics to advanced coursework, in the certified flight instructor training program.
The training program equips aspiring instructors with the necessary skills and knowledge, including flight simulator instructor training.
Embark on a rewarding journey in aviation with our Flight Instructor Rating course in India. This comprehensive training program equips aspiring pilots with the skills and knowledge required to become certified flight instructors. Explore the exciting world of flight instruction and unlock a fulfilling career opportunity.
Licence & Privileges
1. Requirements for issue of ratingAn applicant for a Flight Instructor’s Rating shall satisfy the following requirements—
AgeHe shall be not less than twenty years of age on the date of application.
KnowledgeHe shall pass an oral or written examination in the following subjects in accordance with the prescribed syllabus:—
ExperienceHe shall produce evidence of having satisfactorily completed as pilot of an airplane or a helicopter, as the case may be, on the date of application for the rating—
Other RequirementsHe shall be—
SkillHe shall have demonstrated his competency as a Flight Instructor by performing procedures and maneuvers prescribed in the syllabus by day and by night to the satisfaction of an approved Examiner within a period of six months immediately preceding the date of application.
Flight InstructionAfter completing the experience requirement as laid down in clause (c), the applicant shall undergo a Flight Instructor’s Course approved by the Director-General before undergoing the skill test as mentioned in clause (e) and shall provide evidence of —
3. RenewalThe Flight Instructor’s Rating may be renewed on receipt of satisfactory evidence of the applicant —
4. Aircraft RatingThe rating shall indicate the class and the types of airplanes/helicopters as the case may be on which the holder is entitled to impart instructions.
5. Extension of aircraft ratingFor extension of aircraft rating to include additional types of airplanes/helicopters, as the case may be, having an all-up-weight exceeding five thousand seven hundred Kgs., the applicant shall be required to produce evidence of —
- Exciting career as a flight instructor, shaping the next generation of pilots
- Employment opportunities in flight schools, training centers, and aviation academies
- Possibility to work as a freelance instructor or start your own flight training business
- Potential for career advancement to higher instructor ratings and positions
- Opportunities to gain experience and build flight hours while imparting knowledge to aspiring pilots
Flight Instructor Rating Course Overview
Flight Instructor Rating Course Summary
Flight Instructor Rating Detailed Course Description
Stage 1: Registration and Enrollment
Duration: 2 DaysDuring this stage, aspiring Assistant Flight Instructors will complete the registration and enrollment process for the training program. They will submit the required documents and information, including their flight credentials and certifications. This step ensures that the candidates meet the necessary prerequisites and requirements for the Assistant Flight Instructor course, such as holding a valid pilot license. The registration and enrollment stage sets the foundation for the subsequent training phases and prepares the participants for the journey ahead.
Stage 2: Ground School Training
Duration: 10 daysIn the Ground School Training stage, aspiring Assistant Flight Instructors will undergo comprehensive theoretical instruction. They will learn about flight instructor responsibilities, aviation regulations, teaching techniques, and effective communication skills. The training program will cover topics such as flight instruction principles, lesson planning, student evaluation, and aircraft systems. Through interactive classroom sessions, practical exercises, and simulated scenarios, participants will develop a strong foundation of knowledge and expertise necessary to become successful flight instructors.
Stage 3: Flight Training
Duration: 25 daysThe Flight Training stage is a crucial component of the Assistant Flight Instructor course. Participants will gain hands-on experience and practical flight instruction under the guidance of experienced instructors. They will apply the knowledge and skills learned in the Ground School Training stage to real flight scenarios. This stage includes flight maneuvers, instructional flights, and student assessment exercises. The participants will learn how to effectively demonstrate and teach various flight techniques, as well as provide guidance and feedback to student pilots.
Stage 4: License Endorsement
Duration: 3 WeeksIn the final stage of the Assistant Flight Instructor course, participants will work towards obtaining the necessary license endorsement. They will undergo assessments and evaluations to demonstrate their competence as flight instructors. This includes conducting instructional flights, demonstrating instructional techniques, and showcasing their knowledge of flight instructor responsibilities and procedures. Successful completion of this stage will result in the issuance of the Certified Flight Instructor (CFI) endorsement, enabling participants to embark on their career as flight instructors.
Why Choose Garg Aviations
- Experienced and highly qualified flight instructors with extensive teaching expertise.
- DGCA-approved training program designed to meet industry standards.
- Well-maintained fleet of aircraft for practical training
- Collaborative and supportive learning environment
- Strong industry connections and networking opportunities
- Competitive pricing and transparent fee structure
- Continuous student support and guidance throughout the training program