Welcome to the National Association of Flight Instructors

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!



April 19, 2023, at 8 p.m. ET: “Sweat the Showers, Not the Thunderstorms” presented by Dr. Scott Dennstaedt Founder of EZWxBrief
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Special thanks to Sporty's (www.sportys.com/) for their generous sponsorship of the April 2023 MentorLIVE broadcast.


NAFI Mentor Magazine March/April 2023 Issue (Exclusive Member Benefit)

Mentor March/April 2023

Latest NAFI NOTAMs Blog: It Would Be Cool To Be a Helicopter Pilot~Guest Blogger NAFI Director of Publications and Editor Beth Stanton

Check out the 15th in our NAFI Professional Development Center Series

Check Ride Prep: Get Your Students Ready w/Larry Bothe

Full PDC Archive Here

Congratulations to our February/March NAFI Master Instructor Recipients: (Left to Right) Richard "Dick" Rochfort 10xMCFI, Zachary Hagely 2xMCFI, Nick Schillen, Erick Paradizo Rivera MCFI, Joseph Bertapelle 2xMCFI, Jason Lorenzon 2xMCFI, David Yost 4xMCFI  Learn more about these and other amazing instructors here!

Dick Rochfort NAFI MCFIZachary HagelyNick Schillen NAFI MCFIErick Paradizo Rivera NAFI MCFIJoe Bertapelle NAFI MCFIJason Lorenzon NAFI MCFIDavid Yost NAFI MCFI