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​     instrument ground instructor



  • Provide ground training required for the issuance of an instrument rating 
  • Provide required ground training for an instrument proficiency check
  • Provide a recommendation for a knowledge test required for the issuance of an instrument rating

​         advanced ground instructor 


  • Provide required ground training for the issuance of any certificate or rating except for an instrument rating
  • Provide required ground training for any flight review except for the training required for an instrument rating
  • Provide a recommandation for a knowledge test required for the issuance of any certificate or rating except for an instrument rating 

​    basic ground instructor


  • Provide ground training for the issuance of a sport pilot certificate, recreational pilot certificate, private pilot certificate or associated ratings 
  • Provide ground training required for a sport pilot, recreational pilot, and private pilot flight review
  • Provide a recommandation for a knowledge test required for the issuance of a sport pilot certificate, recreational pilot certificate, or private pilot certificate

Ground instructor Privileges

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ground instructor 



Teaching ground school for future and current pilots can be a very rewarding experience. By becoming a ground instructor, you can help enrich a student's flight school by providing essential ground training. 


Requirements: Must be at least 18 years old,  Be able to read, write, speak and understand English and Pass the appropriate knowledge test for the instructor rating sought.   IFR Refresher Article