• Hold a Private Pilot Certificate
  • Log 50 hours minimum of cross-country flight as pilot in command
  • Complete 15 hours minimum of dual instruction with a Certified Flight Instrument Instructor
  • Complete and pass Instrument Ground School Program (in person or online curriculum)
  • Pass your FAA Computerized Written Exam with a minimum score of 70%
  • Pass the FAA Oral Exam and Checkride


  • Fly in various weather conditions, under Instrument Flight Rules
  • Navigate solely with the use of flight instruments