Age: minimum 16 years old
Age: An applicant must be a minimum of 16 years of age
Medical Fitness: Medical Category 1,3 or 4
Experience: 25 hours of total flight training under the direction and supervision of a holder of a flight instructor rating – airplane in airplanes operating with a Certificate of Airworthiness.
Within the 12 months preceding the date of application for the permit, an applicant shall successfully complete a flight test in accordance with:
Hours: 40 hours
Total: $ 650.00
Hours: 15 hours
Rate/Hour (CAD): $225.00/hr
Total: $ 3375.00
Hours: 10 hours
Rate/Hour (CAD): $155.00/hr
Total: $ 1550.00
Hours: 10 hours
Rate/Hour (CAD): $70.00/hr
Total: $ 700.00
The estimated total above is based on Cessna 152 not including the application and administration fees. All prices listed are before tax.
CESSNA 172 PRICE: $175/HR
CESSNA 152 PRICE: $155/HR
INSTRUCTOR PRICE: $70/HR
The estimated total above includes Ground School which is not a requirement for the Recreational Pilot Permit. However, it is strongly recommended that students pursuing this permit attend Ground School classes.
The estimated total above is based on Transport Canada minimum requirements. The length of training depends on a number of factors and costs will vary accordingly. Any additional training will be charged at the same hourly rates listed above. Aircraft costs may change based on fuel prices.
The estimated total above does not include any external cost that the student maybe required to pay outside of Acadia College such as the medical exam, written exam, and flight test.
All Prices are in Canadian Dollars (CAD).
If you have previous flight experience, then these records should be traceable and acceptable to Transport Canada and will be credited subject to Transport Canada rules and regulations.
For Licence requirements: https://www.tc.gc.ca/eng/civilaviation/regserv/cars/part4-standards-standard421-173.htm
The Recreational Pilot Permit course does not require approval from Private Training Institution Branch.
*There will be 3% surcharge on credit card payments.