The aim of the Night Rating Instructor course is to train holders of a FI(A) to teach the night rating syllabus. The course is normally integrated in the FI(A) course, however, this is not always possible due to weather and seasonal time constraints.
General. An applicant for an instructor certificate shall be at least 18 years of age.
An applicant for or the holder of an instructor certificate with privileges to conduct flight instruction in an aircraft shall:
The Night Instructor Rating course will last approximately half a day. The course will start at approximately 14:00 hours depending on the commencement of official night and local airport opening times. The course will integrate the theoretical knowledge, briefings and air exercise.
In accordance with AMC1 FCL.930 FI Exercise 19. The course will comprise 1 hour of flight training.
The 2 hours of theoretical knowledge instruction covers elements from the PPL(A) Night Rating syllabus and should already be known by the applicant.