FI(H) applicants must be at least 18 years old. A flight instructor always needs a medical certificate according to the minimum requiremets of the course.
(for example: CPL(H) instructor -> Class 1 Medical; PPL(H)-instructor -> Class 2 Medical)
The FI (H) shall demonstrate a corresponding level of language proficiency. A minimum of Level 4 is required.
hold at least the license and current type rating to fly the helicopter during this training as pilot-in command.
Flight times as a pilot on helicopters and PIC times
the applicant for a FI (H) has completed at least
Flight experience on typ
minimum 15 h on typ on which flight training is executed
Basic Instrument Time
minimum 10h of basic ifr training
minimum 20 hours as Pilot in Command on cross country flights
Pre Examination Flight
Applicants of FI should commence a special pre examination flight in the last 6 month to prove his/her qualification .
The theory course duration is estimated by 9 weeks. Should the applicant can not rely on corresponding teaching experience, the theoretical training should be the first part of the course.
The theory course duration is estimated by 5 weeks.
Training is divided in two parts:
The minimum requirement for the practical flighttraining is 30 h