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MentorLIVE is NAFI’s monthly, live-streaming broadcast airing the third Wednesday of every month at 8:00 PM Eastern. These programs feature subject matter experts from many aspects of the flight instruction industry to help CFIs be more successful in their training endeavors. Many of these presentations are WINGS-approved credits!

Upcoming broadcasts:

January 16th, 2018 8:00 PM “Telling a Student No”

Presented by Gary D. Reeves, CFI/ATP

There are many challenges to teaching someone to fly and that includes times when you must say no your student. There are a myriad of reasons why - it can concern your readiness or your student's readiness - but it always concerns safety. If you haven’t had this experience yet, you will. This must attend NAFI MentorLIVE broadcast, presented by Gary D Reeves, ATP, from PilotSafety.org, will be an open discussion of real life situations, student and CFI reactions, lessons learned and ideas on how ways to approach this delicate situation.

Gary D. Reeves, is an ATP, MCFI, CFII, MEI with over 7,500 hours.  In the last two years, he’s taught in over 30 states and is one of the most popular national public speakers on aviation safety.  Gary’s driving goal is to reduce general aviation accidents through free FAA Safety Classes, video training, and articles. He is Chief Safety Officer and owner of PilotSafety.org and Chief Flight Instructor and owner of Master Flight Training. To learn more about Gary please visit www.PilotSafety.org.

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SPONSORED THIS MONTH BY: www.PilotSafety.org

 


Archived broadcasts  

November 14th, 2018 "From Solo to 787 Captain – An Instructor’s Path to Success." 

Presented by Craig O'Mara, Boeing 787 captain, and member of the NAFI board of directors. 

 

 

 

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 SPONSORED THIS MONTH BY: Aviation Supplies & Academics


 October 17th, 2018 8:00 PM “Turning Fledglings into Fliers - Three Challenges for Flight Instructors

Presented by  Susan Parson, Special Assistant, FAA Flight Standard Service and Paul Preidecker, Regional Airline Chief Instructor

 

 Qualifies for FAA Wings Credit!

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 SPONSORED THIS MONTH BY: Aviation Supplies & Academics


September 19th, 2018 8:00 PM “The Business of Flight Instructing”

Presented by Keith West, Sr. Director AOPA Flight School Business Support

 

 

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SPONSORED THIS MONTH BY: Nflightmic


August 15th, 2018 8:00 PM “What We Should Teach About Engines”

Presented by Thomas P. Turner, ATP, CFII and MEI.

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Qualifies for FAA Wings Credit!

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 SPONSORED THIS MONTH BY: Nflightmic


July 18th, 2018 “What Kind of Pilot Runs Out of Gas?"
Presented by Mike Adams, Senior Vice President of Underwriting at Avemco Insurance Company.

 

Qualifies for FAA Wings Credit!

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 June 20th, 2018 “The FAA Exam - Test for Student or Instructor?"

Presented by Captain Judy Rice, Founder of Think Global Flight, Frederick Nauer, 2015 Flight Instructor Hall of Fame Honoree & Mike Thompson, CFII and Retired college dean

 

Qualifies for FAA Wings Credit!

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 May 16th, 2018 “Challenge & Response: Practical Flight Deck Insights for GA" Presented by Susan Parson, Special Assistant, FAA Flight Standard Service and Paul Preidecker, Regional Airline Chief Instructor.

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Qualifies for FAA Wings Credit!


April 18th, 2018 “Stop Teaching About Safety" Presented by Thomas P. Turner ATP,CFII, MEI

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Qualifies for FAA Wings Credit!

SPONSORED THIS MONTH BY: Alsim


March 21st, 2018 “Telling is NOT Teaching Chapter 2 - The Learning Process presented by Mike Thompson, CFII and retired college dean

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Qualifies for FAA Wings Credit!


February 21st, 2018 “Threat and Error Management - Adapting Threat and Error Management to GA”

Presented by Paul Preidecker Regional Airline Chief Instructor

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Qualifies for FAA Wings Credit!


January 17, 2018 “Telling is Not Teaching”

Presented by Mike Thompson, CFII and retired college dean.

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Qualifies for FAA Wings Credit! 


December 20, 2017 "CFI War Stories- Learning From our Peers"

Presented by Steve Goetz, NAFI MCFI

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Qualifies for FAA Wings Credit! 


November 15, 2017 "Using the Airman Certification Standards"

Presented by Susan Parson, Special Assistant, FAA Flight Standard Service

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Qualifies for FAA Wings Credit! 


October 18, 2017 "Risk Management and the CFI"

Presented by John Ladley, CFI

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Qualifies for FAA Wings Credit!


August 16, 2017 "Bring Back Lost Clients - We'll Show You How"

Presented by Chris Moser, AOPA Director, Flight Training Initiative and Josh Harnagel, Redbird Flight Simulations Vice-President of Marketing

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Qualifies for FAA Wings Credit!

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