More Relevant and Interesting Learning
Renew Completely Online Without Leaving Home
As a King Schools FIRC customer, you have an easy, convenient way to renew your CFI certificate using our online renewal service.
Access Your Course From Anywhere
From your computer, iPad, or other mobile device, all you need to complete your FIRC is an Internet connection and a web browser.
The Airplane FIRC Covers...
—And You Get to Select 2 Electives From These Subjects
To successfully complete this course, you must, for every lesson in the course...
When You Complete Your Course...
...you can instantly print out your...
If you purchase your FIRC with the Certificate Renewal Service, you will be able to...
Save Time and Money on Your Renewal
Other courses require you to notarize documents and to send in information using certified mail. This can add significantly to the overall cost of your FIRC course. Since the KING FIRC uses the FAA's online IACRA system to process your certificate, all this is avoided. There is nothing to send in, allowing for a quick, easy, and inexpensive renewal process.
Why Not Try Something New—and more significant
You may have noticed that the FIRC options for flight instructors have not changed much in recent years. Well, you now have the opportunity to try something new. You´ll meet your certificate renewal requirements just like with any other FIRC, but the KING course will make you thoughtful about what you can do as a flight instructor to make general aviation pilots safer.
You will delve into areas that will be interesting, relevant, and sometimes provocative. You will find this new approach truly refreshing, and we are certain you will find our alternative to be engaging, educational and fun.
You're in Control
You may take the lessons in any order you choose. Once you comprehend all the material in a lesson, you will be ready to take the lesson test and confirm your learning. Once you pass, start studying the next lesson of your choice immediately.
Renew Online Without Leaving Home
This FIRC is the first to incorporate a paperwork-free, completely online, renewal process. You will be able to complete the renewal requirements at your computer and you will receive your temporary certificate by email.
No, when you choose to let us do the renewal processing for you. By selecting the KING FIRC with Online Certificate Renewal Service, you will take advantage of our completely paperless, online renewal process.
Access your course from any device...all you need is an Internet connection and a web browser
All online FIRCs must meet the FAA 12-hour total lesson time requirement. This is equivalent to a 16-hour in-person FIRC since in-person FIRCs include break times and final exam time.
Upon successful completion of the course and submission of your electronic 8710 application on IACRA's website, you should allow for at least 5 business days for King Schools to process your application.
No, you need to contact your local FSDO office and inform them of your situation. They will let you know what you need to do to renew your certificate.
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No, you do not need to fill in the number of flight hours. When you click on Submit, IACRA will prompt you to fill in any missing information that they require.
Just select Sign Application, then click on the hyperlink Click to Sign.
You can check the status of your application by calling the FAA Airman Certification Branch at 866-878-2498, Monday through Friday - 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Central Time.
You can speak to one of our Pilot Advisors during our normal business hours at 800-854-1001 or +1 858-541-2200. You can also email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.