FAA Commercial Pilot Program with Flight Instructor Rating

The training is aimed at students who aspire to be employed as a first officer in commercial traffic with added certification as a Flight Instructor.

Courses are conducted as full-time training starting from zero to CPL . The training is normally conducted five days per week scheduled during all days of the week. 

After completing the course students will be offered the opportunity to stay in the US for one year to work as Certified Flight Instructors.


12 months

plus 12 months Optional Practical Training

Course includes

  • 315 hrs theory
  • 255 hrs flight training

After completing the training, the student will be in possession of:

  • CPL - Commercial Pilot License
  • SEP - Single Engine Piston Rating
  • MEP - Multi Engine Piston Rating
  • IR-SE - Instrument Rating Single Engine
  • IR-ME - Instrument Rating Multi Engine
  • CFI - Certified Flight Instructor Rating

Entry Requirements

  • 18 years or older
  • Valid Passport
  • TSA Approval (non-US citizens)
  • Passing grades in English, Mathematics & Physics from at least High School, alternatively pass a pre-entry test
  • FAA First Class Medical Certificate
  • Interview & Aptitude test

FAA Commercial Pilot License Program + CFI

960 000

Price (in swedish kronor SEK, exchange rates may vary)

The Small Print

Complete courses are calculated for minimum required flighthours, be aware that you might need more hours to meet required standard for skilltest. See Hourly Rates for prices for extra flight and tutoring hours. Please read our Terms of Purchase.

Not included in prices above:


Hard copy books (optional)

Pilot material such as headsets, logbooks, rulers etc.



Landing fees abroad (optional)

Handling agents abroad (optional)

Hotel, food and taxi when overnighting during for example IR nav flights (optional)

Authority's certificate fees & Medical

Immigration fees


Florida, USA