Assistant Flight
Instructor Rating

After obtaining Commercial Pilot License, one of the best career prospective is Assistant Flight Instructor (AFIR). This profession can help edifice ample number of flying hours and at the same time enormous knowledge while training the trainees in the due course of employment. Under privilege of AFIR, Upon further experience and completion of requirements, one can become Pilot Instructor and Chief Flight Instructor in any of the Flying Training School.

Requirments Detail
Age 18 Years or above
Qualification Valid CPL License
Medical Valid Class I
Flying Requirements
  • Min 100hrs as PIC
  • 20Hrs of Patter Flying(Instructor)
Requirements at the time of application/issue
  • 20 hrs as PIC within 18 months
  • Skill test by the examiner
Validity of license 12 Months
  • 20 hrs as ARR within preceding 12 months
  • Competency check
  • Refresher Course Cert.
Security Clearence Nil
License CPL

Assistant Flight Instructor

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Assistant Flight Instructor Rating

It is not always necessary, that every pilot wishes to join an airline alone. There are many, who would like to make their career as Flying Instructor’s. For such aspirants, SFA offers the AFI endorsement program, to upgrade CPL holders into Assistant Flight Instructors. Our Chief Flight Instructor is a DGCA certified Examiner.

The extent of training varies from individual to individual. However, a fresh CPL holder may require about 70-100 hours of flying training and associated Ground classes. At Sha-Shib Flying Academy, CPL holders are upgraded as Assistant Flight Instructors. Our chief instructor is DGCA certified examiner.

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