Certified Flight Instructor Instrument

Commercial Rating - Piper Arrow

To earn your Certified Flight Instructor Instrument Certificate, you must have a Commercial Certificate and the following:

  • 3 Hour of Dual flight with an instructor 60 days prior to the practical examination.


Additional Training: The experience requirements provided above are derived from FAA regulations and may not represent the actual amount of training required to achieve the specified rating. The timeline and prices quoted below are based on minimum hours. Additional training will be billed at an hourly rate and could extend the graduation date.


Prerequisites:  All Monarch Sky courses and pricing assume that students meet the FAA prescribed experience prerequisites. If students wish, Monarch Sky can provide Time Building in order to meet all prerequisites.

CFI Instrument Prerequisites

  • Valid US Government issued identification
  • FAA Medical Certificate
  • Written Exam Completed Within Preceeding 24 Months
  • Monarch Sky Study Prep Complete
  • Deposit Paid*

*Students must pay 1/2 of the course total as deposit. The remainder is due on the first day of training.

Discounts & Incentives

  • Time Building for as little as $52 per hour. Call for details.
  • Students who enroll in an accelerated course get 10% off all pilot supplies
  • 25% off lodging at Hampton Inn Suites for Monarch Sky students
  • Free transportation provided to and from Hampton Inn Suites

CFI Instrument - 4 Day Fast Track

As part of our CFI Instrument Package, you will be flying in any of our instrument rated aircraft, including the option of a well equipped DA40 with the latest technology and safety features.

This course include

  • 5 Hours of Flight Time Including Fuel
  • 5 Hours of Time in a DA40 Simulator
  • 5 Hours of Flight Instruction
  • 5 Hours of Sim Instruction
  • 10 Hours of Ground Instruction
  • 3 Hours of Pre/Post Flight Brief


Prices Starting at $2,920*

Additional Expenses that May Apply*

  • Written Exam Fee
  • FAA Medical Certificate
  • Checkride Fee
  • Student Supplies
  • Formal Ground School
  • Lodging & Transportation
  • Additional Flight Training
  • Time Building (If Required)
Our Address:
1420 Jet Stream Drive, Ste #105
Henderson, NV, USA 89052
Hours of Operation:
7 days a week 8am to 5pm
Closed Holidays

Learn To Fly

At Monarch Sky, we offer a wide variety of accelerated flight training programs, which include courses from Private Pilot up through Airline Transport Pilot. We recognize that each student brings a unique set of circumstances and experiences to their flight training. We have provided overviews for the usual progression of certificates and ratings.


Monarch Sky offers individual programs, or if you are looking for a career in aviation, we suggest you see our bundled Career Pilot programs.



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