Multi-Engine Instructor Rating

Multi-Engine Instructor Rating (MEI)10 Hours Multi-Engine Flight Time

ATP's multi-engine instructor rating program adds multi-engine privileges to your current flight instructor certificate. This program provides all necessary ground and flight instruction for tasks required by the Multi-Engine Instructor Airman Certification Standards.

Need More Multi-PIC?
ATP offers a 15-Hour Multi-Engine Instructor Rating program ideal for pilots who need additional time in the aircraft.

$5,995 / 5 Days

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Program Details Comprehensive Training at a Fixed Cost

ATP will send you the “Piper Seminole Training Supplement” before your training. This booklet covers multi-engine aerodynamics, aircraft systems, checklist procedures, flight procedures, weight & balance, and a checkride oral review. All checklists, required charts, Piper’s “Seminole Information Manual,” and the Seminole POH will be made available at the flight training center.

Required Items


Days 1-2
Check-in time is 8:00 a.m. Check-in includes logbook and qualification review and course payment.
Ground Training
Ground training will include a review of the Airman Certification Standards, airplane manuals, and the ATP Piper Seminole Training Supplement (which should be memorized prior to arrival).
Multi-Engine Instructor Flight Training
8 hours will be allocated to flight training. Simulator (AATD) time may be included, depending on availability.
Day 3-4
Multi-Engine Instructor Flight Training
Continue flight training to reach up to 8 hours.
Day 5
Multi-Engine Instructor Practical Test
Prior to your practical test, your instructor will review your application and paperwork and answer any questions you may have. The oral and flight portion of the practical test will take approximately 5 hours.

Cost & Payment

ATP requires a $995 non-refundable payment to reserve your class date. The remaining balance will be due at check-in.

Acceptable forms of payment are the following: American Express, MasterCard, Discover, Visa. Checks are not accepted.

Designated Pilot Examiner’s Fee

The examiner’s fee is not included in the course cost. This fee ranges from $800 to $1,400 depending on the location and is payable directly to the examiner in cash only.



This program is offered at these ATP Flight Training Centers:



Training is offered 7 days a week and can be scheduled by calling 904-595-7950, Monday through Friday between 8:00 AM and 9:00 PM ET.

To reserve a training date, ATP requires a $995 non-refundable payment to reserve your class date. The remaining balance will be due at check-in, when you arrive for training.

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To be eligible for this program you must:

  • Be a U.S. Citizen or Comply with TSA Requirements
  • Have logged at least 7 Hours of Multi-Engine PIC Time (Need Multi-PIC? See 15-Hour program.)
  • Hold a Current FAA Medical Certificate
  • Hold a Commercial Certificate with Multi-Engine Privileges
  • Hold a Current CFI Certificate (What if my CFI is expired?)
  • Have a Thorough Knowledge of Material in the ATP Piper Seminole Training Supplement
    (Provided to you before arriving for your training program.)
Required Items

Required Items

You must bring the following items for your training program:

  • Government-Issued Photo ID
  • Airman Certificates
  • FAA Medical Certificate
  • All Logbooks

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“I just did the first day of the MEI course and wanted to say that it has been everything that I expected and more. I really like how well everything is laid out and the schedule of the day.”