Start Instruments Rating Online Theoretical Course TODAY!
Get your Instrument Rating to fly through the clouds! The Instrument rating is a qualification that extends the privileges of the Private Pilot License to allow a pilot to fly according to Instrument Flight Rules. Instrument Rating is required by all airlines prior to recruitment. It’s also one of the most useful ratings for private pilots, especially during long-distance flights. This course is now offered as a distance learning program with live online lectures for the theoretical part of your training!
- To be at least 17 years old
- To be a PPL(A) holder
- To be proficient in the English language
- To have sufficient level of knowledge of Mathematics and Physics
- Training/Opportunities/Human Factors
- Flight Instrument Systems
- Attitude Instrument Flying
- Instrument Navigation
- Instrument FARs
- Airports, Airspaces, and Flight Information
- ATC System
- ATC Clearances
- Departure Charts and Procedures
- Enroute Charts and Procedures
- Holding Procedures
- Arrival Charts and Procedures
- Approach Charts
- Approach Procedures
- VOR and NDB Approaches
- ILS Approaches
- RNAV Approaches
- Weather Factors and Hazards
- Printed Reports and Forecasts
- Graphic Weather Products
- Sources of Weather Information
- IFR Emergencies
- IFR SRM/ IFR Flight Planning
FAA IFR Online
24 Hours of Live Broadcasted classes for Basic Knowledge
4 Hours of written tests
23 Hours of homework
22 Hours of progress testing
41 Hours of self study
Access to all class recordings
Access to your eLearning (LMS) portal where you will find all interactive study material.
The Online Ground Training Step By Step
Enroll in your chosen course/program
Gain access to the LMS
Check the Calendar for schedules
Use the link to attend the LIVE online lecture
Read all related study materials for the class
Complete the Classwork and Homework Assignments
Go through the Testing Portal
Finish your Progress Test
4 Blocks of Ground Training
Final stage check at Flying Academy
Final examination at the Aviation Authority
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Start your theoretical training immediately wasting no time, and gain international exposure and experience through Flying Academy.
The DGCA Basic theoretical courses are held via our virtual e-Learning platform, lms.flyfa.com, in the form of live online classroom sessions with complete access to an extensive library of interactive study materials.
There will be a set schedule given to students upon enrollment.
In case you are unable to attend a scheduled class, you can either retake it at a later date or you can send a request to access a recording of the classroom sessions. Our main goal is to make the training effective and effortless and not to hinder you on your path towards your pilot career.
Flying Academy is an international training center with a global presence with our bases located in the US and in EU. If travel regulations permit you to fly over to any of our bases, feel free to complete your theoretical training in person on base, together with your practical training.