60-Day Instrument Rating Academy

Conquer Any Weather with ActivePILOT's Instrument Rating Academy

Are you ready to take your piloting skills to the next level? ActivePILOT’s intensive Instrument Rating Academy provides the advanced training you need to navigate the skies safely and confidently, regardless of weather conditions. In just 60 days, you can gain the knowledge, skills, and confidence to earn your instrument rating and expand your flying horizons.

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We are thrilled to introduce our new comprehensive flight training financing options. Unlock your potential with financing terms spanning a generous 9 to 15 years, accompanied by rates that stand as a benchmark of competitiveness. As a testament to our commitment to your success, we proudly present deferred payment options, ensuring that your dreams take flight without immediate financial burdens.

What is the ActivePILOT Instrument Rating Academy?

Our Instrument Rating Academy is a comprehensive program designed for licensed pilots seeking to enhance their skills and proficiency. This accelerated curriculum equips you with the knowledge and expertise to fly safely in instrument meteorological conditions (IMC), opening up a world of new opportunities and possibilities.

Instrument Rating Academy

Syllabus Overview

Enhance your instrument flight knowledge through 36 hours of engaging ground school lectures in our Instrument Rating Academy. These interactive sessions, led by experienced instructors, bring together a cohort of aspiring instrument-rated pilots in a dynamic learning environment.

Within the Instrument Rating Academy, you’ll delve into the intricacies of instrument flight, exploring topics such as instrument procedures, aviation meteorology, advanced navigation systems, and flight planning in IMC. Collaborative learning and open discussions foster a deeper understanding of critical concepts and provide valuable insights from both instructors and fellow students.

The Instrument Rating Academy’s ground school not only equips you with essential theoretical knowledge but also provides a platform to connect with fellow pilots who share your passion for aviation. This shared learning experience creates a supportive community and fosters camaraderie, making your journey towards becoming an instrument-rated pilot both enriching and rewarding.

Prepare to conquer any weather with 50 hours of intensive, personalized instrument flight training. In our Instrument Rating Academy, you’ll be paired with an experienced certified flight instructor who will guide you through every aspect of instrument flying. This one-on-one instruction focuses on mastering the skills and procedures needed to navigate safely and confidently in instrument meteorological conditions (IMC).

From interpreting complex instrument panels to executing precise approaches, each lesson in our Instrument Rating Academy is tailored to your individual progress and learning style. You’ll receive real-time feedback and expert guidance as you develop proficiency in instrument procedures, risk management, and decision-making.

Through simulated IMC scenarios and real-world flight experiences, you’ll build the confidence to handle challenging weather conditions, utilize advanced avionics, and make sound aeronautical decisions. Our dedicated instructors are committed to shaping you into a competent and safety-conscious instrument-rated pilot, ready to take on any airspace with confidence and precision.

At ActivePILOT’s Instrument Rating Academy, we prioritize personalized instruction to ensure your success in mastering instrument flying. Dedicated briefing and debriefing sessions, totaling 15 hours, provide focused guidance and in-depth analysis of your progress.

Before each flight in our Instrument Rating Academy, your instructor will conduct thorough pre-flight briefings, meticulously reviewing planned flight routes, instrument procedures, and potential scenarios you may encounter during your training. These briefings ensure you’re fully prepared to execute the flight with confidence and precision.

After each flight, comprehensive debriefing sessions provide a platform for constructive feedback and analysis. Your instructor will review your performance, highlight areas of strength, and identify areas for improvement. This individualized approach allows you to learn from each flight experience and refine your instrument flying skills effectively. The personalized attention and support provided during these sessions are invaluable to your development as a confident and competent instrument-rated pilot.

Solidify your instrument flying skills with 40 hours of dedicated aircraft rental for dual instruction in our Instrument Rating Academy. These flight hours provide invaluable hands-on experience, allowing you to apply your knowledge and refine your abilities under the guidance of your certified flight instructor.

During these practical training sessions, you’ll navigate diverse instrument approaches, master complex flight maneuvers in simulated IMC, and develop confident decision-making skills in challenging scenarios. Your instructor will provide real-time feedback and expert guidance, helping you hone your situational awareness, refine your instrument scan technique, and build proficiency in all aspects of instrument flying.

These extensive flight hours in our Instrument Rating Academy are crucial for solidifying your skills, building confidence, and preparing you for the real-world challenges of flying in instrument meteorological conditions.

Complement your in-flight training with 20 hours of advanced flight simulator rental in our Instrument Rating Academy. This immersive experience provides a safe and controlled environment to practice instrument procedures, refine your skills, and build confidence before taking to the skies.

Our state-of-the-art flight simulators replicate real-world flight conditions and instrument responses, allowing you to experience realistic scenarios and develop critical decision-making skills. Practice complex instrument approaches, navigate challenging weather patterns, and refine your instrument scan technique in a risk-free setting.

Need to compare our program to FAA requirements? Read FAA’s Code of Federal Regulations on Pilot Certifications.

What's Included?

Pilot Starter Kit

Includes Pilot’s Booklet, Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge, Airplane Flying Handbook, E-6B + Plotter, Kneeboard, FAR/AIM, Logbook, Charts, ACS, Sporty’s Private Pilot Kit, and ASA Written Prep and Oral Guides.

Free Training Resources

All students can access our large library of flight training resources free of charge. ActivePILOT does not believe in purchasing unnecessary study materials or expensive training programs.

Flexible Payment Plans

ActivePILOT offers a straightforward payment plan. Students approved for the payment plan, can pay the cost of their training in a one-time small deposit and the remaining on weekly installments or pay-as-they-go.

Great Cohort Support

Spend more time with your fellow classmates and take full advantage of the support you can get by studying together and pushing for excellence. Your instructors are also available if you need them.

Amazing Student Life

ActivePILOT offers numerous student services, events, and activities that are available to help students achieve their goals and add something extra to their flight training experience.

Financial Aid Opportunities

In partnership with the local businesses and major flight training financing institutions, students can benefit from various financial aid and scholarship programs that are available to them.

Elevate Your Flying Prowess

Don’t let weather limitations ground your aviation aspirations. Enroll in ActivePILOT’s Instrument Rating Academy and master the skills to navigate any airspace with confidence. Contact us today to learn more about our program, scheduling options, and how you can take your piloting expertise to new heights.

ActivePILOT’s Instrument Rating Academy is your pathway to becoming a more skilled, confident, and versatile pilot. Let us help you reach your full aviation potential.

Instrument Rating Academy