PSI FAA Airman Knowledge Testing

Flight and Ground Instructor

Test Code Test Name Number of Questions Min. Age Test Time (HRS) Passing Grade
FIA Flight Instructor - Airplane 100 16 2.5 70*
FIG Flight Instructor - Glider 100 16 2.5 70*
FRG Flight Instructor - Gyroplane 100 16 2.5 70*
FRH Flight Instructor - Helicopter 100 16 2.5 70*
AFA Flight Instructor - Airplane (Added Rating) 25 16 1.0 70*
AFG Flight Instructor - Glider (Added Rating) 25 16 1.0 70*
GFA Flight Instructor - Gyroplane (Added Rating) 25 16 1.0 70*
HFA Flight Instructor - Helicopter (Added Rating) 25 16 1.0 70*
BGI Ground Instructor - Basic 80 16 2.5 70*
AGI Ground Instructor - Advanced 100 16 2.5 70*
FOI Fundamentals of Instructing 50 16 1.5 70*
SIA Flight Instructor Sport Airplane 70 16 2.5 70*
SIB Flight Instructor Sport Balloon 70 16 2.5 70*
SIG Flight Instructor Sport Glider 70 16 2.5 70*
SIL Flight Instructor Sport Lighter-than Air (Airship) 70 16 2.5 70*
SIP Flight Instructor Sport Powered Parachute 70 16 2.5 70*
SIW Flight Instructor Sport Weight-Shift-Control 70 16 2.5 70*
SIY Flight Instructor Sport Gyroplane 70 16 2.5 70*
FII Flight Instructor Instrument - Airplane SEE INSTRUMENT RATING
AIF Flight Instructor Instrument - Airplane (Added Rating)
FIH Flight Instructor Instrument - Helicopter
HIF Flight Instructor Instrument - Helicopter (Added Rating)
IGI Ground Instructor Instrument

* Test reports will show PASS/FAIL

Acceptable Forms of Authorization:

Requires NO instructor endorsements or other form of written authorization.

Failed, passing or expired Airman Test Report, provided the applicant still has the ORIGINAL test report in his/her possession. (See RETESTING explanation.)

Retesting:

Applicants retesting AFTER FAILURE are required to submit the applicable score report indicating failure, along with an endorsement from an authorized instructor who gave the applicant the additional training, and certifying the applicant is competent to pass the test. The original failed test report presented as authorization shall be retained by the proctor and attached to the applicable sign-in/out log. The latest test taken will reflect the official score.

Applicants retesting IN AN ATTEMPT TO ACHIEVE A HIGHER PASSING SCORE may retake the same test for a better grade after 30 days. The latest test taken will reflect the official score. Applicants are required to submit the ORIGINAL applicable score report indicating previous passing score to the testing center prior to testing. Testing center personnel must collect and destroy this report prior to issuing the new test report.