Recreational Pilot Permit

Recreational Pilot Permit


Fly for the fun of it!
Fly any four-place airplane with one passenger in Canada.
Easy upgrade to a Private Pilot Licence.


  • 16 Birthdays.
  • Class 4 medical. Obtained from your family doctor.


A minimum of 25 hours of flight training including:

  • 15 hours dual (with Instructor)
  • 5 hours solo
  • Although ground school is not required, we suggest at least 20 hours ground school.
  • Includes instruction on Air Law, Meteorology, Navigation, and Aeronautical General knowledge.
  • A Transport Canada Flight and Written Test.


Training is at the student’s pace and convenience and can start any time.
The course will take 3 weeks if full time (7 days a week, 10 hours a day) OR 3 months if part time (2 lessons a week).

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