Recreational Pilot Permit
Prerequisites
Candidates must be 14 years of age to obtain a Student Pilot Permit, 16 to achieve the Recreational Pilot Permit.

Applicants shall possess prior to solo and ideally prior to course commencement, a category 4, 3 or 1 medical certificate.

All candidates must successfully complete and pass a written examination and flight test.

Candidates shall complete a minimum of 25 hours total flight time, consisting of a minimum of 15 hours dual and a minimum of 5 hours solo.

Candidates should, but are not required to, complete a minimum of 40 hours of ground school instruction.












Costs and Flight Times
Note:  Flight training times specified are based on Transport Canada minimums and more training may be required. Costs do not include medical fees, flight test and written test fees.
Ground School & Materials (not required, but highly recommended) .... $560.00

Cessna 172
          15 Hours Dual Flight Training @ $196/hr .................................... $2940.00
          10 Hours Solo Flight @ $136/hr .................................................. $1,360.00

Preparatory Ground Instruction/Flight Briefings 
          15 Hours@ $60............................................................................... $900.00
Total  (Tax and Ground School included)................................ $5200.00

At course commencement ensure that you have a copy of the W.M. Aeroflight Training Program and a copy of both the Transport Canada Flight Test Guide and the Study and Reference Guide.