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So You Want to Be a Flight Instructor
This Was an Examination of the Steps to be Taken to Add a Flight Instructor Certificate to a Pilot's Qualifications.
Date and Time:
Saturday, December 9, 2017, starting at 10:00 Mountain Standard Time Download Calendar File
John Lorenz
Brief Description:

FOR CREDIT ONLY - This is for a past event.  It occurred on October 28, 2017.

This was an All-Day event (10:00 through 17:00) Starting with a review of the Commercial Pilot qualifications and then building on the knowledge that must be acquired, including fundamentals of Instructing, spin awareness and training, and the CFI ratings that may be added.  Using 14 CFR Parts 61 and 91, and AC 61-65F as the starting point, the discussion continued through the privileges, limitations, responsibilities and the record keeping requirements that are incumbent on Flight Instructors.  Also discussed were teaching techniques, communications, decoding your student's issues, distractions, precise and proficient use of language, pre-solo testing, check-ride preparation, determining the minimum hours require at each stage of th process and the new instructor's need to be proficient as well as qualified in the stunt's aircraft.      


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Location of Seminar:
Lorenz's Hangar
71 Rainbow Road
Hangar #4 in Row #5
Edgewood, NM 87015
Directions to Venue:

FOR CREDIT ONLY - This is for a Past Event.  It occurred on October 28, 2017. 

Fly-in Seminar?:
20 seats at the facility, 0 remaining for online registration.
Registration Information:
Seminar has passed.
Sponsoring Division:
Contact Information:
John Robert DeWitt
Phone: (505) 764-1236
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):

John Lorenz is a newly appointed FAASTeam Representative and is the Educational Chairman for the New Mexico Pilots Association.

Equal Access Information:
The FAA Safety Team (FAASTeam) is committed to providing equal access to this meeting/event for all participants. If you need alternative formats or services because of a disability, please communicate your request as soon as possible with the person in the “Contact Information” area of the meeting/event notice. Note that two weeks is usually required to arrange services.
Credit Applicability:
1 Credit for Basic Knowledge Topic 3
Advanced WINGS
2 Credits for Advanced Knowledge Topic 2
Master WINGS
2 Credits for Master Knowledge Topic 2
FAASTeam Project Information:
Outreach and Collaberation with GA Pilots
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