Instructors Rating

Obtaining an Instructors Rating is a good investment in your time and money. It takes you to the next level of your career. Also, the most natural place for a Commercial Pilot to build hours towards the prestigious ATPL level is by becoming a Flight Instructor.

Course Duration

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


  • The only requirement is a valid Commercial Pilot License.

Theoretical Training

Students are expected to pass the following subjects with at least 75% before they can qualify:

  • Applied Meteorology & Navigation
  • Principles of Flight & Legislation

Practical Training

  • 20 hours of practical 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 instructor

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What’s your next course?

You can progress your flying career with us – we provide training in all the courses you need to move your career forward from PPL to ATPL phase.