Skip to Main Content

Flight Instructors

Experience, Skills, and Personality Traits

Several years of experience as a pilot are needed to be eligible to become a flight instructor. In addition to physical and intellectual requirements, flight instructors need to be calm, have good judgment, have good character, be able to deal well with people, and, of course, have a love of flying. Other important traits include strong communication and teaching skills, self confidence, and a willingness to continue to learn throughout their careers. 

Join Vault Gold to unlock this premium content

Earnings - Outlook - Resources & Associations and more

Are you a student? You may have FREE access.

Vault partners with thousands of colleges, universities and academic institutions to provide students with FREE access to our premium content. To determine if your school is a partner, please enter your school email address below.