Becoming A Flight Instructor
Becoming a Certified Flight Instructor (CFI) is a challenging and rewarding journey for those interested in a career as a professional pilot. A CFI certificate is the first step in becoming a professional flight instructor and is required to teach others how to fly. In this blog post, we’ll discuss the requirements and the process for obtaining a CFI certificate.
Assuming that you want to become a certificated flight instructor (CFI), you will need to know the requirements. So, what do you have to do to get this certification?
You must, according to the FAA:
- Be at least 18 years of age.
- Read, speak, and understand English.
- Hold a commercial or ATP (airline transportation pilot) certificate.
- Hold at least a current third-class FAA medical certificate.
- Achieve a score of 70% or better on the FAA Flight Instructor knowledge test.
If you’re interested in becoming a pilot, now is a great time to apply to Venture West Aviation. Our experienced instructors will provide you with the training and knowledge necessary to become a confident and skilled pilot. We offer a wide range of courses, from private pilot training to advanced certifications, and our state-of-the-art facilities and aircraft are equipped with the latest technology.
Flight training is rigorous and demanding, but with hard work and dedication, you’ll be able to earn your wings and begin an exciting new career. To apply, simply click the apply now button above and fill out the application. One of our admissions representatives will be in touch with you soon to discuss the next steps in the enrollment process. We look forward to helping you achieve your dream of becoming a pilot.