For Instructors, Examiners and Applicants
The FAA has released new Practical Test Standards (PTS) for the
Certified Flight Instructor (CFI). The new standards have been updated
to reflect current rules, operating procedures, and technology.
Practical Test Standards are used by instructors, students,
and examiners to prepare for, review, take, or issue the checkride. They
list the knowledge and experience prerequisites, the levels of skill
that must be demonstrated, and describe background study and reference
ASA reprints the most current FAA Practical Test Standards in this
series of handy cockpit-sized guides. Every PTS is written by the FAA
and details the type and levels of skill and knowledge that must be
demonstrated before an examiner can issue a certificate or rating to an
Effective December 1, 2012.
Soft cover, 5-1/4" x 8-1/4", 112 pages.