Welcome to the National Association of Flight Instructors

NAFI provides valuable resources to all flight educators to further its 50+ year commitment to raise and maintain the professional standing of flight instructors in the aviation community. NAFI members follow a Code of Ethics in their flight instruction practices that provides a standard of character and professionalism, setting them apart in the flight training community. Be a part and JOIN TODAY!

NAFI News:


The June 19th, 2019 MentorLIVE broadcast will feature Thomas P. Turner,  ATP, CFII and MEI, presenting "Why We Teach What We Teach: The Reasons Behind Maneuvers and Regulations"

Everything done in learning to fly, exists for a reason—but it’s not always the reason you might think. In this program, Tom will look at two Federal regulations and two training maneuvers and explore the real reasons they exist and are taught. Click here for complete details and links to register.



OD 2019 webinar


NAFI Office Depot/Office Max Member Benefit Webinar

On July 10th, 2019 at 2:00 PM Eastern, plan to join a 20-minute educational webinar providing an overview of the many benefits of using the Office Depot/Office Max NAFI member benefit. Members save up to 75% on most products and services and FREE shipping on order of $50 or more.  To register for the webinar click here

2019 AV


NAFI Professional Development Center

Details and presentation schedule for NAFI Professional Development Center at the 2019 AirVenture Oshkosh airshow are now available. Click here for full details including information on ways to volunteer during the event.


5 New Courses released for the NAFI Professional Development Program (PDP). 15 Active courses now available!  Click here to read our newest press release




May 2019 NAFI MentorLIVE: “The Possible Turn / Engine Failure After Take-Off - Airplane Single Engine Land" presented by Captain Brian Schiff (watch for FAA Wings Credit!)