Pilot Endorsements: AC 61.65E [nav] [stickers]

All Practical Tests that require an endorsement must have this "Meta" endorsement.

I certify that Mr./Ms.____________________ has received the training time required within the preceding 60 days in preparation for the (Name of test) (category and class) practical test and find him/her prepared for that test per CFR 61.39(a)(6). (if knowledge test is required and applicant has achieved less than 100%) He/she has demonstrated satisfactory knowledge of the subject areas found deficient on the (Name of Test) aeronautical knowledge test.

{Date} {Signature} {Print Name} {CFI number and expiration}

This is not a complete listing of all possible endorsements. Some have not been listed for the simple reason that there is no common practical use for them. I hope this helps! Visit the FAA Flight Test Homepage for complete guidance to flight tests.

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Private Pilot Student Pilot Solo Endorsements

Pre-solo aeronautical knowledge: section 61.87(b).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has satisfactorily completed the pre-solo knowledge exam of section 61.87(b) for the (make and model aircraft). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Pre-solo flight training: section 61.87(c).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required pre-solo training in a (make and model aircraft). I have determined He/She has demonstrated the proficiency of section 61.87 (* Sections d-m as appropriate) and is proficient to make solo flights in (make and model aircraft). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010
*Choose appropriate section for insertion: (d) single-engine land (e) multi-engine land (f) helicopter (g) gyroplane (h) powered-lift (i) glider (j) airship (k) balloon (l) powered parachute (m) weight-shift control aircraft

Pre-solo flight training at night: section 61.87(c) and (o).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required pre-solo training in a (make and model aircraft). I have determined He/She has demonstrated the proficiency of section 61.87 (* Sections d-m as appropriate) and is proficient to make solo flights at night in a (make and model aircraft). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010
*Choose appropriate section for insertion: (d) single-engine land (e) multi-engine land (f) helicopter (g) gyroplane(h) powered-lift (i) glider (j) airship (k) balloon (l) powered parachute (m) weight-shift control aircraft

Solo flight (each additional 90-day period): section 61.87(n).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training to qualify for solo flying. I have determined He/She meets the applicable requirements of section 61.87(n) and is proficient to make solo flights in (make and model). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Solo takeoffs and landings at another airport within 25 nm: section 61.93(b)(1).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.93(b)(1). I have determined that He/She is proficient to practice solo takeoffs and landings at (airport name). The takeoffs and landings at (airport name) are subject to the following conditions: (List any applicable conditions or limitations.) [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Initial solo cross-country flight: section 61.93(c)(1).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required solo cross-country training. I find He/She has met the applicable requirements of section 61.93(* Sections d-m as appropriate), and is proficient to make solo cross-country flights in a (make and model aircraft). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010
*Choose appropriate section for insertion: (e) single-engine land (f) multi-engine land (g) helicopter (h) gyroplane(i) powered-lift (j) glider (k) airship (l) powered parachute (m) weight-shift control aircraft

Solo cross-country flight: section 61.93(c)(2).
I have reviewed the cross-country planning of (First name, MI, Last name). I find the planning and preparation to be correct to make the solo flight from (location) to (destination) via (route of flight) with landings at (name the airports) in a (make and model aircraft) on (date). (List any applicable conditions or limitations.) [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Repeated solo cross-country flights not more than 50 nm from the point of departure: section 61.93(b)(2).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training in both directions between and at both (airport names). I have determined that He/She is proficient of section 61.93(b)(2) to conduct repeated solo cross-country flights over that route, subject to the following conditions: (List any applicable conditions or limitations.) [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Solo flight in Class B airspace: section 61.95(a).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.95(a). I have determined He/She is proficient to conduct solo flights in (name of Class B) airspace. (List any applicable conditions or limitations.) [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Solo flight to, from, or at an airport located in Class B airspace: section 61.95(a) and section 91.131(b)(1).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.95(a)(1). I have determined that He/She is proficient to conduct solo flight operations at (name of airport). (List any applicable conditions or limitations.) [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Private Pilot Endorsements

Written Test:
Aeronautical knowledge test: sections 61.35(a)(1), 61.103(d), and 61.105.
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training in accordance with section 61.105. I have determined He/She is prepared for the Private Pilot Knowledge Test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Flight Test:
Private Pilot Aeronautical Knowledge: section 61.105
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training in accordance with section 61.105 and that He/She is prepared for the Private Pilot Practical Test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Flight proficiency/practical test: sections 61.103(f), 61.107(b), and 61.109.
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training in accordance with sections 61.107(b) (* Sections 1-10 as appropriate) and 61.109. I have determined He/She is prepared for the Private Pilot Practical Test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010
*Choose appropriate section for insertion: (1) single-engine land (2) multi-engine land (3) helicopter (4) gyroplane (5) powered-lift (6) glider (7) airship (8) balloon (9) powered parachute (10) weight-shift control aircraft

Prerequisites for Practical Tests: section 61.39(a)
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the training as required by section 61.39(a)(6)(i) within the preceding two calendar months and have determined that he/she is prepared for the Private Pilot practical test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Prerequisites for Practical Tests: section 61.39(a)
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has demonstrated satisfactory knowledge of subject areas shown to be deficient on his/her Private Pilot Airman’s Knowledge Test as required by 61.39(a)(6)(iii). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

For a private pilot flight test remember to endorse your applicant for X-C to the test site (and return in case the outcome is unfavorable). The student pilot MUST have all the necessary endorsements to fly as PIC in the plane they are piloting during the test.

Commercial Pilot Endorsements

Written Test:
Aeronautical knowledge test: section 61.35(a)(1), section 61.123(c), and section 61.125.
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.125. I have determined that He/She is prepared for the Commercial Pilot aeronautical knowledge test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Flight Test:
Flight proficiency/practical test: section 61.123(e), section 61.127, and section 61.129.
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.127 (b) (* Sections 1-8 as appropriate) and section 61.129. I have determined He/She is prepared for the Commercial Pilot Practical test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010
*Choose appropriate section for insertion: (1) single-engine land (2) multi-engine land (3) helicopter (4) gyroplane(5) powered-lift (6) glider (7) airship (8) balloon

Prerequisites for Practical Tests: section 61.39(a)
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the training as required by section 61.39(a)(6)(i) within the preceding two calendar months and have determined that he/she is prepared for the Commercial Pilot practical test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Prerequisites for Practical Tests: section 61.39(a)
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has demonstrated satisfactory knowledge of subject areas shown to be deficient on his/her Commercial Pilot Airman’s Knowledge Test as required by 61.39(a)(6)(iii). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Instrument Rating Endorsements

Written Test:
Aeronautical knowledge test: section 61.35(a)(1) and section 61.65(a) and (b).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.65(b). I have determined that He/She is prepared for the Instrument Pilot Rating knowledge test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Flight Test:
Aeronautical Knowledge/Flight proficiency/practical test: section 61.65(a).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.65(b)(c) and (d). I have determined He/She is prepared for the Instrument—(airplane, helicopter, or powered-lift) practical test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Prerequisites for Practical Tests: section 61.39(a)
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the training as required by section 61.39(a)(6)(i) within the preceding two calendar months and have determined that he/she is prepared for the Instrument Pilot practical test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Prerequisites for Practical Tests: section 61.39(a)
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has demonstrated satisfactory knowledge of subject areas shown to be deficient on his/her Instrument Pilot Airman’s Knowledge Test as required by 61.39(a)(6)(iii).. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Check to make sure your applicant for an instrument flight test has a current flight review.

Initial Flight Instructor Endorsements

Written Test:
Note: No endorsements are required to take the written tests for the flight instructor rating.

Flight Test:
Fundamentals of instructing knowledge test: section 61.183(d) and section 61.185(a)(1) and (a)(2).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required fundamentals of instruction training of sections 61.183 and 61.185(a)(1) and (a)(2). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Flight instructor ground and flight proficiency/practical test: section 61.183(g) and section 61.187(a) and (b).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.187(b)(* Section as appropriate). I have determined He/She is prepared for the CFI (aircraft category and class) practical test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010
*Choose appropriate section for insertion: (1) Airplane single-engine (2) Airplane multi-engine (3) Rotorcraft helicopter (4)Rotorcraft gyroplane (5) Powered lift (6) Glider (7) Instrument instructor

Prerequisites for Practical Tests: section 61.39(a)
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the training as required by section 61.39(a)(6)(i) within the preceding two calendar months and have determined that he/she is prepared for the Flight Instructor practical test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Prerequisites for Practical Tests: section 61.39(a)
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has demonstrated satisfactory knowledge of subject areas shown to be deficient on his/her Flight Instructor Airman’s and Fundamentals of Instruction Airman’s Knowledge Tests as required by 61.39(a)(6)(iii). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Spin training: section 61.183(i)(1).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.183(i). I have determined that He/She is competent in instructional skills for training stall awareness, spin entry, spins, and spin recovery procedures. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Instrument Flight Instructor Endorsements

Written Test:
Note: No endorsements are required to take the written tests for the flight instructor rating.

Flight Test:
Flight instructor certificate with instrument—(category/class) rating/practical test: section 61.183(g), section 61.185(a)(3) and section 61.187(a) and (b)(7).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required CFII training of section 61.185(a)(3) and section 61.187(b)(* Sections 1-7 as appropriate). I have determined he/she is prepared for the CFII (airplane, helicopter, or powered-lift) practical test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010
*Choose appropriate section for insertion: (1) Airplane single-engine (2) Airplane multi-engine (3) Rotorcraft helicopter (4)Rotorcraft gyroplane (5) Powered lift (6) Glider

Prerequisites for Practical Tests: section 61.39(a)
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the training as required by section 61.39(a)(6)(i) within the preceding two calendar months and have determined that he/she is prepared for the Instrument Instructor practical test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Prerequisites for Practical Tests: section 61.39(a)
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has demonstrated satisfactory knowledge of subject areas shown to be deficient on his/her Instrument Instructor Airman’s Knowledge Test as required by 61.39(a)(6)(iii). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Multi Engine Endorsements

Written Test:
Note: No endorsements are required to take the written tests for the flight instructor rating.

Flight Test:
Additional Category/Class Rating: section 61.63(b)(c) I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the training as required by section 61.93(b)(c) and find Him/Her proficient to pass the (Private or Commercial) pilot practical test for the Airplane Multi-engine (Land or Sea) rating. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Prerequisites for Practical Tests: section 61.39(a)
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the training as required by section 61.39(a)(6)(i) within the preceding two calendar months and have determined that he/she is prepared for the Multi-Engine practical test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Sport Pilot Solo Instruction Endorsements

Pre-solo aeronautical knowledge: section 61.87(b).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has satisfactorily completed the pre-solo knowledge exam of section 61.87(b) for the (make and model aircraft). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Pre-solo flight training: section 61.87(c).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required pre-solo training in a (make and model aircraft). I have determined He/She has demonstrated the proficiency of section 61.87 ((d) through (m), as appropriate) and is proficient to make solo flights in (aircraft category*: make and model aircraft). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010
*Choose appropriate section for insertion: (d) single-engine land (e) multi-engine land (f) helicopter (g) gyroplane(h) powered-lift (i) glider (j) airship (k) balloon (l) powered parachute (m) weight-shift control aircraft

Solo flight (additional 90-day period): section 61.87(n)(2).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training to qualify for solo flying. I have determined He/She meets the applicable requirements of section 61.87(n) and is proficient to make solo flights in (make and model). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Solo takeoffs and landings at another airport within 25 nm: section 61.93(b)(1).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.93(b)(1). I have determined that He/She is proficient to practice solo takeoffs and landings at (airport name). The takeoffs and landings at (airport name) are subject to the following conditions: (List any applicable conditions or limitations.) [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Initial solo cross-country flight training: section 61.93(c)(1).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required solo cross-country training. I find He/She has met the applicable requirements of section 61.93, and is proficient to make solo cross-country flights in a (make and model aircraft). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Solo cross-country flight: section 61.93(c)(2).
I have reviewed the cross-country planning of (First name, MI, Last name). I find the planning and preparation to be correct to make the solo flight from (location) to (destination) via (route of flight) with landings at (name the airports) in a (make and model aircraft) on (date). (List any applicable conditions or limitations.) [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Repeated solo cross-country flights not more than 50 nm from the point of departure: section 61.93(b)(2).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training in both directions between and at both (airport names). I have determined that He/She is proficient of section 61.93(b)(2) to conduct repeated solo cross-country flights over that route, subject to the following conditions: (List any applicable conditions or limitations.) [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Solo flight in Class B, C, and D airspace: section 61.94(a).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.94(a) (Include “and section 91.131” if being used for Class B airspace). I have determined He/She is proficient to conduct solo flights in (name of Class B, C, or D) airspace and authorized to operate to, from through and at __________ airport. (List any applicable conditions or limitations.) [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010 NOTE: This endorsement is designed to allow operation at a satellite airport under or within airspace and allow the pilot to transit airspace to and from that airport; it is not intended for use as an endorsement to operate at a primary airport under an airspace. NOTE: Required each additional 90-day period.

Solo flight to, from, or at an airport located in Class B, C, or D airspace or on an airport having an operational control tower: section 61.94(a) and section 91.131(b)(1).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.94(a)(1) (Include “and section 91.131” if being used for Class B airspace). I have determined that He/She is proficient to conduct solo flight operations at (name of airport) located in Class B, C, or D airspace or on an airport having an operational control tower. (List any applicable conditions or limitations.) [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010 NOTE: This endorsement is designed to allow operation at the primary airport under airspace and allow the pilot to transit airspace to and from that airport; it is intended for use as an endorsement to operate at a primary airport within the specific airspace. NOTE: Required each additional 90-day period.

Pre-solo flight training at night: section 61.87(c) and (o).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required pre-solo training in a (make and model aircraft) and determined He/She has demonstrated the proficiency of section 61.87(o) and is proficient to make solo flights at night in a (make and model aircraft). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Sport Pilot Endorsements

Written Test:
Taking aeronautical knowledge test: section 61.35(a)(1) and section 61.309.
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required aeronautical knowledge training of section 61.309. I have determined that He/She is prepared for the (name the knowledge test). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Flight Test:
Taking sport pilot practical test: section 61.309, section 61.311, and section 61.313.
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the training required in accordance with section 61.309 and section 61.311 and met the aeronautical experience requirements of section 61.313. I have determined that he/she is prepared for the (type of practical test). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Passing a sport pilot practical test: section 61.309, section 61.311, and section 61.313. NOTE: Required by section 61.317, issued by a designated pilot examiner (DPE).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has met the requirements of section 61.309, section 61.311, and section 61.313, and I have determined Him/Her proficient to act as PIC of (category and class of light sport aircraft) aircraft. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Prerequisites for Practical Tests: section 61.39(a)
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the training as required by section 61.39(a)(6)(i) within the preceding two calendar months and have determined that he/she is prepared for the Sport Pilot practical test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Prerequisites for Practical Tests: section 61.39(a)
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has demonstrated satisfactory knowledge of subject areas shown to be deficient on his/her Sport Pilot Airman’s Knowledge Test as required by 61.39(a)(6)(iii). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Other Sport Pilot Endorsements

Taking flight proficiency check for different category or class of aircraft: section 61.309 and section 61.311.
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training required in accordance with sections 61.309 and 61.311 and have determined that he/she is prepared for the (name the proficiency check). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Passing flight proficiency check for different category or class of aircraft: section 61.309 and section 61.311.
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has met the requirements of sections 61.309 and 61.311 and I have determined him/her proficient to act as PIC of (category and class) of light-sport aircraft. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Flight proficiency in same category and class within a different make and model of aircraft: section 61.323.
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.323 in (make and model aircraft) and have determined him/her proficient to act as PIC of that light-sport aircraft. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Class B, C, or D airspace, at an airport located in Class B, C, or D airspace, or to, from, through, or on an airport having an operational control tower: section 61.325.
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.325. I have determined He/She is proficient to conduct operations in (List category of airspace approved, Class B, C, and/or D) airspace, at an airport located in Class B, C, or D airspace, or to, from, through, or on an airport having an operational control tower. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Light-sport aircraft that has a VH greater than 87 knots CAS: section 61.327.
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training required in accordance with section 61.327 in a (make and model aircraft). I have determined Him/Her proficient to act as PIC of a light-sport aircraft that has a VH greater than 87 knots (kts) CAS. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Flight Instructor with Sport Pilot Rating Endorsements

Written Test:
Taking the fundamentals of instructing knowledge test: section 61.405(a)(1).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training in accordance with section 61.405(a)(1). I have determined that He/She is prepared for the Fundamentals of Instruction Knowledge Test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Taking sport pilot flight instructor aeronautical knowledge test: section 61.35(a) (1) and section 61.405(a).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.405(a)(2). I have determined that He/She is prepared for the Sport Pilot Knowledge Test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Flight Test:
Taking the flight instructor flight proficiency check to provide training if a different category or class of aircraft (additional category/class): section 61.419 and section 61.409.
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training in accordance with section 61.419 and section 61.409 and have determined He/She is prepared for a proficiency check for the flight instructor with a sport pilot rating in a (aircraft category and class). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Passing the flight instructor flight proficiency check to provide training in a different category or class of aircraft (additional category/class): section 61.419 and section 61.409.
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has met the requirements in accordance with section 61.419 and section 61.409. I have determined that He/She is proficient and authorized for the additional (aircraft category and class) flight instructor privilege. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Taking the flight instructor practical test: section 61.409 and section 61.411.
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.409 and met the aeronautical experience requirements of section 61.411. I have determined He/She is prepared for the flight instructor with a sport pilot rating practical test in a (aircraft category and class). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Passing the flight instructor practical test: section 61.409 and section 61.411. NOTE: Required by section 61.417, issued by a DPE.
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has met the requirements in accordance with section 61.409 and section 61.411. I have determined that He/She is proficient and authorized for the (aircraft category and class) flight instructor privilege. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Prerequisites for Practical Tests: section 61.39(a)
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the training as required by section 61.39(a)(6)(i) within the preceding two calendar months and have determined that he/she is prepared for the Sport Pilot Instructor practical test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Prerequisites for Practical Tests: section 61.39(a)
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has demonstrated satisfactory knowledge of subject areas shown to be deficient on his/her Sport Pilot Instructor and Fundamentals of Instructing Airman’s Knowledge Tests as required by 61.39(a)(6)(iii). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Spin training: section 61.405(b)(1)(ii).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.405(b)(1)(ii). I have determined that He/She is competent and possess instructional proficiency in stall awareness, spin entry, spins, and spin recovery procedures. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010 NOTE: This spin training endorsement is only required of flight instructor applicants for the airplane and glider ratings.

Ground Instructor Endorsement

Ground instructor who does not meet the recent experience requirements: section 61.217(b).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has demonstrated satisfactory proficiency on the appropriate ground instructor knowledge and training subjects of section 61.213(a)(3) and (a)(4). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010 NOTE: Signed by CFI or CGI, as appropriate; the expiration date would apply only to a CFI.

Recreational Pilot Endorsements

Written Test:
Aeronautical knowledge test: section 61.35(a)(1), section 61.96(b)(3), and section 61.97(b).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.97(b) 1-12. I have determined that He/She is prepared for the Recreational Pilot Knowledge test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Flight Test:
Flight proficiency/practical test: section 61.96(b)(5), section 61.98(a) and (b), and section 61.99.
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.98(b)1 and section 61.99. I have determined that He/She is prepared for the Recreational Pilot Practical test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Prerequisites for Practical Tests: section 61.39(a)
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the training as required by section 61.39(a)(6)(i) within the preceding two calendar months and have determined that he/she is prepared for the Recreational Pilot practical test. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Prerequisites for Practical Tests: section 61.39(a)
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has demonstrated satisfactory knowledge of subject areas shown to be deficient on his/her Recreational Pilot Airman’s Knowledge Test as required by 61.39(a)(6)(iii). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Other Recreational Pilot Endorsements

Recreational pilot to operate within 50 nm of the airport where training was received: section 61.101(b).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.101(b). I have determined He/She is competent to operate at the (name of airport). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Recreational pilot to act as PIC on a flight that exceeds 50 nm of the departure airport: section 61.101(c).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required cross-country training of section 61.101(c). I have determined that He/She is proficient in cross-country flying of part 61, subpart E. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Recreational pilot with less than 400 flight hours and not logged PIC time within the preceding 180 days: section 61.101(g).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required 180-day recurrent training of section 61.101(g) in a (make and model aircraft). I have determined Him/Her proficient to act as PIC of that aircraft. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Recreational pilot to conduct solo flights for the purpose of obtaining an additional certificate or rating while under the supervision of an authorized flight instructor: section 61.101(i).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.87 in a (make and model aircraft). I have determined He/She is prepared to conduct a solo flight on (date) under the following conditions: (List all conditions which require endorsement, e.g., flight which requires communication with air traffic control, flight in an aircraft for which the pilot does not hold a category/class rating, etc.) [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Class B, C, or D airspace, at an airport located in Class B, C, or D airspace, or to, from, through, or on an airport having an operational control tower: section 61.101(d).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the required training of section 61.101(d). I have determined He/She is proficient to conduct operations in Class B, C, or D airspace, at an airport located in Class B, C, or D airspace, or to, from, through, or on an airport having an operational control tower. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Other Endorsements

TSA Citizenship Verification Endorsement
I certify that __________ has presented me a ________________establishing that he or she is a U.S. Citizen or national in accordance with 49 CFR 1552.3(h) [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Completion of a flight review: section 61.56(a) and (c).

I certify that (First name, MI, Last name), (pilot certificate), (certificate number), has satisfactorily completed a flight review of section 61.56(a) on (date). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Completion of an instrument proficiency check: section 61.57(d).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name), (pilot certificate), (certificate number), has satisfactorily completed the instrument proficiency check of section 61.57(d) in a (list make and model of aircraft) on (date). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

To act as PIC in a complex airplane: section 61.31(e).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name), (pilot certificate), (certificate number), has received the required training of section 61.31(e) in a (make and model of complex airplane). I have determined that He/She is proficient in the operation and systems of a complex airplane. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

To act as PIC in a high performance airplane: section 61.31(f).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name), (pilot certificate), (certificate number), has received the required training of section 61.31(f) in a (make and model of high performance airplane). I have determined that He/She is proficient in the operation and systems of a high performance airplane. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

To act as PIC in a pressurized aircraft capable of high altitude operations: section 61.31(g).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name), (pilot certificate), (certificate number), has received the required training of section 61.31(g) in a (make and model of pressurized aircraft). I have determined that He/She is proficient in the operation and systems of a pressurized aircraft. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

To act as PIC in a tailwheel airplane: section 61.31(i).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name), (pilot certificate), (certificate number), has received the required training of section 61.31(i) in a (make and model of tailwheel airplane). I have determined that He/She is proficient in the operation of a tailwheel airplane. [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

To act as PIC of an aircraft in solo operations when the pilot does not hold an appropriate category/class rating: section 61.31(d)(3).
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the training as required by section 61.31(d)(3) to serve as a PIC in a (category and class of aircraft). I have determined that He/She is prepared to serve as PIC in that (make and model of aircraft). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010

Retesting after failure of a knowledge or practical test: section 61.49.
I certify that (First name, MI, Last name) has received the additional (flight and/or ground, as appropriate) training as required by section 61.49. I have determined that He/She is prepared for the (name the knowledge/practical test). [DATE] Instructor Name, 1234567CFI, Exp. 12/31/2010


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