Flight Instructor Rating (FIR) is required to be held by Commercial Pilot Licence holders to be employed as a Flight Instructor for the purpose of delivering training to students.
The CAE Melbourne FIR course content meets CASA requirements described in the Part 61 Manual of Standards – Instructor Ratings (FIRC).
At successful completion of the syllabus of training (including two individual flight tests and the CASA Flight Instructor Rating exam) the student will obtain a Flight Instructor Rating (Grade 3) and Night Teaching Endorsement. The required paperwork will be submitted to CASA for processing the rating and endorsement on the student’s pilot licence.
For more information on the Flight Instructor Rating course delivery under the Part 61 CASA Regulations please visit the link below;
To be eligible to enroll in this FIR course, the CASA pre-requisites must to be met which includes;
Throughout the training all applicants must demonstrate competency in specified elements and performance criteria. Progressive assessment is recorded.
The Flight Instructor Rating and Night Teaching Endorsement are granted on successful completion of two flight tests.
Flight Instructor Rating: $22,500.00 GST exempt
CAE Melbourne may be able to offer student accommodation for the duration of the course, dependent on availability. If you would like to enquire about available accommodation please email email@example.com.
All FIR courses are limited to 10 students, to allow for efficiency of course delivery and quality outcomes.
All course enrolments must be finalised 4 weeks prior to course commencement date.
If you meet the eligibility criteria please submit an application for the FIR course via the CAE Melbourne web portal at this link - https://coaa.rtomanager.com.au
Please ensure that you upload all required documentation to your application as listed below;
Once your application has been submitted, it will be reviewed and you will be contacted by a member of the Student Services team to discuss your enrolment.
If you require to contact a member of the Student Services team to discuss the course details further please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (03) 8587 3900.