Flight Instructor Course

Broaden your horizons as a professional pilot. Build your flight hours and be compensated for it.

A person who holds a flight instructor certificate (called a "Certificated Flight Instructor" or CFI) is authorized to give training and endorsements required for and relating to: a student, private, commercial or other pilot certificates. A Flight Instructor Certificate is only given if he has/she met the following: a flight review, endorsement or recency of experience requirement; preparation for a practical test (typically three hours within the preceding 60 days in preparation for a certificate or rating); or endorsement for a knowledge test (written examination)Certain limitations are placed on the instruction a flight instructor may give. A flight instructor wishing to train applicants for a flight instructor’s certificate must first be a holder of a flight instructor’s certificate for at least 24 months and have given at least 200 hours of instruction. Specific training programs may have additional requirements or limitations.

Entry Requirements

  • 17 years or older
  • Police Report
  • Commercial Pilot Certificate
  • Birth Certificate or Passport
  • Two passport size photographs
  • Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority Medical Certificate

Training Break-Down

  • Training
  • Hours
  • Cost Per Hour
  • Total
  • Ground Instruction
  • 40
  • US $40.00
  • US$ 1,600.00
  • Dual Instruction
  • 25
  • US $290.00
  • US $7,250.00
  • Total Estimated Cost
  • -
  • -
  • US $8,850.00


NOTE: Prices do not include those for other related expenditures.