Private Pilot Licence

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Private Pilot Licence

LICENCE PRIVILEGES: The basic PPL allows the pilot to fly a light single engine aircraft during daylight hours under the visual flight rules (VFR) and to carry passengers. The pilot may fly internationally.

MINIMUM AGE: 17 Years

MEDICAL: Category 3

Starter module

Transport Canada Licence Requirments:

  • 40 hours of ground school
  • 45 hours of flight training (5 hours may be on an approved flight simulator)
    • Minimum 17 hours dual, 12 hours solo
  • 3 hours dual cross-country flying, 5 hours solo cross-country flying (including 150nm trip with 2 intermediate stops)
  • 5 hours instrument flying

**All prices are approximate and are subject to change without notice and are subject to applicable taxes**

***Training costs for each student will vary with individual progress***

EXAMINATIONS

  • Pass written exam (PSTAR) before going solo
  • Pass TC written exam (PPAER) now on computer
  • Pass PPL flight test

MINIMUM COST

⇒ Ground School $ 800.00

⇒ Flight Training

Dual (25 hrs) $ 6,625.00

Solo (15 hrs) $  2,775.00

Simulator (5 hrs). $ 625.00

⇒ Ground Briefings.$ 1,200.00

APPROXIMATE TOTAL COST 

$ 12,025.00