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MentorLIVE is NAFI’s monthly, live-streaming broadcast airing the third Wednesday of every month at 8:00pm 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


September 19th, 2018 8:00 PM "The Business of Flight Training"

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

Are you a Flight School owner – or are thinking of becoming one?  It’s one thing to lead students through their flight training experience, but something else entirely to do so as a profitable business. In this seminar, learn about the business of flight instructing from experienced owner/CFIs - from business entity formation through insurance, aircraft procurement and operations, you’ll learn the building blocks of building your business on a solid foundation.

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Former Navy Pilot, CFII, and entrepreneur, Keith West has owned and managed several small businesses. Before coming to AOPA as Senior Director of Flight School Business Support, he was Director of Flight Training at Heart of Virginia Aviation, a mid-sized flight school in Richmond, Virginia.

 

 

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Archived broadcasts  

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

 

 

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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

 

 

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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.

Qualifies for FAA Wings Credit!

 

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

Qualifies for FAA Wings Credit!

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

Qualifies for FAA Wings Credit!

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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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