TRAINING PROGRAMS ESTIMATED COSTS

FAA PART 61

Private Pilot Course 

Cessna 152

60.0 hours @$81.17=$4870

 

Instrument Rating Course 

Cessna 152

45.0 hours@$81.17=$3653

Simulator-10.0 hours @$45.00=$450

 

Commercial Pilot Course (250.0 total time required)

Cessna 172RG  15.0 hours@$139.65=$2095

 

Certified Flight Instructor (CFI) 

Cessna 172RG  10.0 hours@$139.65=$1396

Flight Instruction 10.0 hours@$55.0=$550

Ground Instruction 10.0 hours@$55.0=$550                       Total $2,496

 

Certified Instrument Flight Instructor (CFII)

Cessna 172 10.0 hours@$107.91=$1079

Flight Instruction 10.0 hours@$55=$550

Simulator 5.0 hours@$45=$225

Ground Instruction-10.0 hours@$55=$550                           Total $2404

 

Multi-Engine Flight Instructor (MEI)

Seminole-10.0 hours@$241.74=$2417

Flight Instruction-10.0 hours@$55.0=$550

Ground Instruction-10.0 hours@$55.0=$550                         Total $3517

 

These courses may be taken in any order but a Commercial Pilot Certificate is required for the CFI,CFII, and MEI. Completion time required may vary depending on individual…here our some other costs that you may incur during training.

Miscellaneous Books and test preps.

$300

Medical Certificate

$85

Written Exam

$150

Headsets

$200 and up

Examiner’s Fee

$700

Enrollment Fee

$25

Monthly Dues

$15

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