To be the best, you must train with the best!
Your certificate is about teaching and who better to train you than an individual who has devoted his life to educational excellence and piloting for the past 51 years. Your instructor for all ground school classes and simulator training for the initial CFII rating will be Gary L. Kruger, who has a Bachelor of Arts in Teaching, a Master of Education in Administration, and is a State of Texas certified teacher and administrator with numerous awards including the Texas State Teacherâ€™s Association Human Relations Award. Gary also holds Airline Transport Pilot certificates for both ASEL and AMEL, Commercial ASES, Gold Seal CFI, CFII, MEI, AGI, and IGI certificates. During his aviation career, he has been a Chief Pilot in a Part 141 Flight School and has given over a hundred Private, Instrument, Commercial, and CFII Final Stage Checks under Examining Authority, an Airman Certification Representative for both a Pilot School and Flight Instructor Revalidation Clinics, served as an Aviation Safety Counselor, an instructor on nationally distributed Private Pilot and Instrument Pilot Written Prep DVDâ€™s, and is currently an FAA Safety Team Representative. In addition, and most importantaly, he has signed off hundreds of applicants with an incredible 95% pass rate for Initial CFIIâ€™s, a 99% pass rate for Reinstatements and CFI/CFII Add-Onâ€™s, and he can do the same for you.