The Flight Instructor Rating allows you to teach others to fly. You will endorse students for solo flights, take the knowledge test, and ultimately take the practical test for certificates and ratings. As a CFI-RH, you are recognized by the FAA and the industry as a true professional who has the knowledge, experience, and dedication to help develop the next generation of helicopter pilots.
Being a Rotorcraft Helicopter Flight Instructor is the first step along a career path in helicopter aviation. Attaining the Helicopter Flight Instructor Instruments (CFII-RH) rating solidifies employment possibilities
Most professional Pilots have gained valuable experience during their time as instructors; and in this industry, it is one of the most common ways for relatively low-time pilots to build hours toward their careers. Some CFI’s enjoy the job so much that they make a career out of teaching.
An applicant for a CFI – Helicopter rating must be a Commercial Helicopter Pilot.