PRIVATE PILOT LICENCE (PPL)
A minimum of 45 hours must be obtained. Of these hours, a minimum of 17 hours must be dual, which must include 3 hours of cross country time and 5 hours of instrument time. A minimum of 12 hours must be solo, which must include 5 hours of cross country time. During this time you will gain extensive experience in all aspects of aircraft handling, emergency procedures, radio procedures, navigation and basic instrument flying. In order to obtain this licence you must possess a valid Category III medical obtained from a Transport Canada authorized medical examiner. The minimum age to acquire this licence is 17 years of age.