Class Rating Instructor (Aeroplanes)

Add the ability to instruct for the issue, revalidation or renewal of a class or type rating.

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The course breakdown:

5 hours of flight instruction
10 hours of theoretical knowledge instruction
25 hours of teaching and learning instruction (not needed if FI(A) Certificate holder)

Pre-entry requirements

To start the ME CRI(A) course you must:

  • have 500 hours flight time on aeroplanes;
  • 30 hours pilot-in-command on the applicable class / type of aeroplane.

Course content

Aeroplane familiarisation
General handling
Asymmetric general handling
Asymmetric circuits
Air legislation
Principles of flight
Minimum control & safety speeds
Aircraft systems
Mass & balance / performance
The learning process
The teaching process
Training philosophies
Techniques of applied instruction (theoretical knowledge)
Techniques of applied instruction (airborne instruction)
Student evaluation and testing
Training programme development
Human performance and limitations relevant to flight instruction
Specific hazards involved in simulating system failures and malfunctions during flight
Training administration

Validity period

The ME CRI(A) is valid for 36 months.

Why us?

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Simple online booking
Fair and clear pricing
Friendly, professional service
5 star rated on TripAdvisor

We think differently about flight training.

With membership, you get access to our online members area. It's much more than online booking - you can see your training record, check Gamston's weather, pay for your flight online, and so much more!

Generous time slots and friendly one-to-one instruction in our modern facilities mean that you'll always get the quality time that you need whilst training.

Plus, we don't have any hidden payments. There are no landing fees at Gamston whilst using our well-maintained fleet of aircraft and hot drinks are available at no additional cost.