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Instructors Rating

Obtaining an Instructors Rating is money well invested. The most natural place for a Commercial Pilot to build hours towards an ATPL is by becoming a Flight Instructor.

Course Duration

A full time student should complete the course in 6 months.


The only requirement is:

a valid Commercial Pilot License

Theoretical Training

The following subjects need to be passed with a pass mark of at least 75%:

Applied Meteorology & Navigation
Principles of Flight & Legislation

Practical Training

20 hours of patter training of which 5 hours may be on a Simulator
30 hours of ground briefings
Pass a practical skills test in lecturing and air exercises with a Designated Flight Examiner