Flight Instructor FI Course
The course is intended for people over 18 old who want to obtain the certificate FI (Flight Instructor).

Flight Instructor FI

Flight Instructor FI Course
Course Description
Course for obtaining the certificate FI (Flight Instructor).


An applicant for a certificate of FI (H) shall be at least 18 years of age and shall:

  • - Have received at least 10 hours of instrument flight instruction on the appropriate aircraft category;
  • - Have completed 20 hours of VFR cross-country flight on the appropriate aircraft category as PIC;
  • - You must also have completed 250 hours total flight time as pilot on helicopters of which:
    • o at least 100 hours as pilot in command, if the applicant holds at least a CPL (H) or
    • o at least 200 hours as PIC, if the applicant holds at least a PPL (H) and meets the requirements for CPL theory knowledge;


  • The course is designed to be carried out in seven weeks (approximately two months).

Theory Phase

  • 125 total hours of which 25 will be aimed at teaching and learning techniques; 93 student practices and 7 progress tests.

Flight Phase

  • - 1 hour to acceptance of student
  • - 30 hours for course development
  • - 1 ½ official examination
Course Outline
Other Courses
In Coptering, we focus on training of future helicopter pilots, each one with a specific finality: from Air Baptisms, Cabri G2 Type Rating, Private Pilot PPL(H), Modular Commercial Pilot Licence CPL(H), Night Flight rating, Flight Instructor course FI, Mountain Flight Courses, External Load course, etc ...

Coptering has its main base in Sabadell Airport located 15 minutes from Barcelona