Multi-Engine Instructor Training (MEI) Certificate

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The multi-engine instructor training allows the holder to update their knowledge and skills to meet Federal Aviation Administration multi-engine requirements.

The multi-engine instructor training provides students with the principles of multi-engine flight and multi-engine instrument flight, including the operation, use, and limitations of the flight instruments and instrument navigation systems with a glass cockpit. Students will also learn how to deal with engine-out and the changes in aerodynamics. Multi-engine operations, systems, performance, instruments, and aerodynamics will be examined. Emergency operations, including engine-out performance, aerodynamics, decision-making, and instrument flight, will be studied.

AVP 218 Multi-Engine Instructor Training (MEI) Certificate

Flight Hours Hourly Rate with Fuel Total
Aircraft Rental 10 hours (approximate  $348.53 $3,485.30
Pre and Post Briefings 10 hours (approximate) $15 $150
Dual Instruction 10 hours $55 $550

Total Flight Fee Costs: $4,185.30

*Aircraft costs are aligned with current fuel market prices.

Program Length

This certificate program is approximately one quarter long, depending on the time students need to satisfactorily complete all graduation requirements.

Admission Dates

Summer, fall, winter, and spring quarters.

Completion Requirements


  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must comply with FAA licensing standards and possess an FAA Commercial certificate with Instrument Rating. Second-class FAA medical certificate required prior to first day of class. 
  • The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) requires that U.S. citizens prove citizenship status before beginning flight training by providing a current passport or birth certificate and driver’s license. Non-U.S. citizen students must submit to a background and fingerprint check from the TSA prior to beginning training.

Program Course List

AVP 218Multi-Engine Instructor Certification MEI


Total Credit Hours:3