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SAFE CFI-PRO Aviation Educator Excellence
SAFE CFI-PRO™ Building Educator Excellence ('Working on CFI' to 'Veteran')
Date and Time:
Wednesday, October 2, 2019, starting at 08:30 Eastern Daylight Time Download Calendar File
Rich Stowell, Doug Stewart, Hobie Tomlinson, Ken Wittekiend, Mike McCurdy, David St. George, and Billy WInburn
Brief Description:

Aviation educators (CFIs) are the "safety influencers" of our aviation world. Raising our abilities improves the safety of the entire system. The SAFE CFI-PRO™ Workshop (October 2nd and 3rd at AOPA KFDK) will present the best aviation educators in the country with proven tools and techniques for making your educational skills sharper and more effective. This intense two-day workshop will also share *your* ideas and techniques during interactive break-out sessions. The SAFE "Extended Envelope" maneuvers (legal in every airplane) will be presented to help combat Loss of Control accidents by building greater confidence and proficiency in every pilot. The latest agenda is available here and more information (and registration for the workshop) is on the website.

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Location of Seminar:
AOPA 'You Can Fly' Building (KFDK)
411 Aviation Way

Frederick, MD 21701
Directions to Venue:


Flying into Frederick Municipal Airport (FDK):

Signature Flight Support – National and Enterprise Car Rentals

Call:  (301) 662-8156


Flying into Baltimore-Washington International (BWI):

Shuttle service between Frederick and BWI Airports – shuttle stop located at KFDK:


Car rentals (there will be a shuttle from the hotels):


Discounted hotels available (Marriott and Hilton)


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Fly-in Seminar?:
75 seats at the facility, 65 remaining for online registration.
Registration Information:
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Contact Information:
Phone: (607) 257-1313
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):

SAFE CFI-PRO Workshop (October 2nd and 3rd at AOPA KFDK) is valuable for all educators whether you are new to aviation education (working on a CFI) or a seasoned veteran. This learning opportunity will reinvigorate your teaching and accelerate your mastery and proficiency. This intense two-day workshop includes the country's most experienced aviation educators sharing their best educational ideas and techniques. Rich Stowell, Doug Stewart, and Hobie Tomlinson are all National FAA CFIs of the Year. Other presenters include Mike McCurdy (IFR6 simulator guru), Ken Wittekiend (ProMark Aviation CFI/DPE), Billy Winburn (Community Aviation and Proficiency 365) and David St. George (MCFI/DPE)

There is a $375 charge to defray the cost of airlines and hotels for these national presenters (SAFE is an educational not-for-profit) Your contribution also includes lunch and a networking dinner (we hope you like BBQ) at the Nation Aviation Community Center There will be opportunities to tour AOPA and meet their staff. AOPA will be available at our dinner meeting.

More details and registration at http://safecfipro.org

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
Master WINGS
1 Credit for Master Knowledge Topic 2
2 Credits for Master Knowledge Topic 2
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