Flight Instructor Seminar 2017

“Professional Flight Instructors - setting the standard”

With guest speaker Richie McCaw


Wellington - 01 and 02 Aug 2017 at the Brentwood Hotel - Registrations closed
Ashburton - 08 and 09 Aug 2017 at Hotel Ashburton - Registrations closed
Hamilton - 15 and 16 Aug 2017 at Distinction Hamilton - Registrations closed


Day One - 0900-0930 Hrs Arrival
The Aviator as a Professional - Bill MacGregor, CAA
Your role as a Flight Instructor - Marc Brogan, CAA
Guest Speaker: “Leadership” - Richie McCaw
Value-added; making the most of a lesson - David Harrison, CAA
The risk associated with Inadvertent Flight into IMC - Andy McKay, CAA
The Dual Flight Training Review - an update - Marc Brogan, CAA
Aspeq - Theory Exam Process and FE Observations - Dawn Rodgers/Gordon Alexander/Pete Dixon/Brendon Bourne
General discussion
Day One Finish - 1600 Hrs

Day Two Start - 0900 Hrs
Safety Management in flight-training - Mark Price and Charlotte Mills, CAA
What makes a B Cat the backbone of flight instruction - Carlton Campbell, CAA
The CFI GAP booklet - Carlton Campbell and Flight Examiners
PBN and IFR / New Southern Skies - David Harrison, CAA
Trial Flights - a workshop with all attendees
The D Cat - Training to be, privileges and F.Ex - Bill MacGregor, CAA
UAS, UAV and RPAS: A regulator overview - Mark Houston, CAA
Day Two Finish - 1500 Hrs


Registration fees are $200 for the two days, which pays for accommodation, all meals, and morning and afternoon tea. Day attendees pay $65 for the two days, which includes lunch, and morning and afternoon tea.

All registrations are now closed.

Places are limited and registrations are on a first in-first served basis. If, having registered, you cancel your booking within two weeks of the seminar, your registration fee will not be refunded.