Costs

Notes
Training costs vary depending on the skill level of the student. The following costs are based off of average flight hour requirements, but often students require more training in order to pass the Transport Canada flight test at the end of each course.

GST is not included in prices

Private Pilot Licence (PPL)

PPL Kit (paid full in advance): $225


Groundschool (paid full in advance): $500


30 hours Dual flight : 30 x $250 = $7500


10 hours ground briefing: 10 x $70 = $700


30 hours Solo Flight: 30 X $180 = $5400


Flight Test Fee (paid to examiner): $375


Written test fee (paid to Transport Canada):  $105


Licensing fee (paid to Transport Canada): $55


Medical Exam (paid to doctors office): $150


Medical Processing Fee (paid to Transport Canada): $55


Total: $15040

*Aviation Headset: $450

*Optional costs are marked with an asterisk.

Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL)

Ground School: $900


Medical Exam and ECG (paid to doctors office): $230


Medical Processing Fee (paid to Transport Canada): $55


45 hours Dual flight: 45 X $250 = $11250


10 hours ground briefing: 10 X $70 = $700


30 hours Solo Flight practice: 30 X $180 = $5400


65 hours Solo build up time:  65 x $180 = $11700


Flight Test Fee (paid to examiner): $375


Written Test Fee (Paid to Transport Canada):  $105


Licencing Fee (Paid to Transport Canada): $80


Total: $31220

*Aviation Headset: $450

The Commercial Pilot Licence is GST exempt and is fully income tax deductible.

*Optional costs are marked with an asterisk.

Multi-Engine Rating

Books and Supplies = $50


8 hours Dual flight: 8 x $405 = $3240.00


5 hours ground briefing: 5 x $80 = $400


Flight Test Fee (paid to examiner): $400


Transport Canada Licensing Fee: $30


Total: $4000

Instrument Rating

Books and Supplies: Group 3 (Single Engine): $100 | Group 1 (Multi-Engine): $100


Groundschool: Group 3 (Single Engine): $400 | Group 1 (Multi-Engine): $400


20 hours Simulator: Group 3 (Single Engine): 20 x $180 = $3600 | Group 1 (Mutli-Engine): 20 x $180 = $3600


15 hours Dual flight:  Group 3 (Single Engine): 15 x $260 = $3900 |  Group 1 (Mutli-Engine):15 x $405 = $6075


5 hours ground briefing: Group 3 (Single Engine): 5 x $80 = $400 | Group 1 (Mutli-Engine): 5 x $80 = $400


Flight Test Fee (paid to examiner) Group 3 (Single Engine): $400 | Group 1 (Mutli-Engine): $400


Transport Canada Written Test Fee:  Group 3 (Single Engine): $35 | Group 1 (Mutli-Engine): $35


Transport Canada Licensing Fee Group 3 (Single Engine): $30 | Group 1 (Mutli-Engine): $30


Total Group 3 (Single Engine): $8865 | Group 1 (Mutli-Engine): $10815

 

These cost assume the student has 5 hours instrument training from the PPL.

*Optional costs are marked with an asterisk.

VFR Over-The-Top Rating

10 hours Dual Flight: 10 X $250 = $2500


5 hours ground briefing: 5 X $70 = $350


Transport Canada Licensing Fee: $30


Total: $2880

Night Rating

10 hours Dual Flight: 10 X $250 = $2500


5 hours ground briefing: 5 X $70 = $350


5 hours Solo Flight practice: 5 X $180 = $900


Transport Canada Licensing Fee: $30


Total: $3780

Professional Pilot Program

PPL: $11200


CPL: $12000


Multi Engine: $4000


IFR: $9500


Time Building: $13500


Ground-School & Supplies: $6000


Total: $56200

Instructor Rating

Books & Supplies: $100


30 hours Dual Flight: 30 x $260  = $7800


25 hours Ground Briefing: 25 x $80 = $2000


Flight Test Fee: $400


Transport Canada Licensing Fee: $30


Total: $10330

Notes
Training costs vary depending on the skill level of the student. The following costs are based off of average flight hour requirements, but often students require more training in order to pass the Transport Canada flight test at the end of each course.

 

GST is not included in prices

Private Pilot Licence (PPL)

PPL: $225


Groundschool: $500


30 hours Dual flight : 30 x $250 = $7500


10 hours ground briefing: 10 x $70 = $700


30 hours Solo Flight: 30 X $180 = $5400


Flight Test Fee (paid to examiner): $350


Written test fee (paid to Transport Canada):  $105


Licencing fee (paid to Transport Canada): $55


Medical Exam (paid to doctors office): $150


Medical Processing Fee (paid to Transport Canada): $55


Total: $15040

 

*Aviation Headset: $450

 

*Optional costs are marked with an asterisk.

Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL)

 

Ground School: $900


Medical Exam and ECG (paid to doctors office): $230


Medical Processing Fee paid to Transport Canada): $55


45 hours Dual flight: 45 X $250 = $11250


10 hours ground briefing: 10 X $70 = $700


30 hours Solo Flight practice: 30 X $180 = $5400


65 hours Solo build up time:  65 x $180 = $11700


Flight Test Fee (paid to examiner): $350


Written Test Fee (Paid to Transport Canada):  $105


Licencing Fee (Paid to Transport Canada): $80


Total: $31220

 

*Aviation Headset: $450

 

The Commercial Pilot Licence is GST exempt and is fully income tax deductible.

*Optional costs are marked with an asterisk.

Multi-Engine Rating

Books and Supplies | $50


8 hours Dual flight: 8 x $390 = $3120


5 hours ground briefing: 5 x $80 = $400


Flight Test Fee (paid to examiner): $400


Transport Canada Licensing Fee: $30 


Total: $4000

Instrument Rating

Books and Supplies: Group 3 (Single Engine): $100 | Group 1 (Multi-Engine): $100


Groundschool: Group 3 (Single Engine): $400 | Group 1 (Multi-Engine): $400


20 hours Simulator: Group 3 (Single Engine): 20 x $180 = $3600 | Group 1 (Mutli-Engine): 20 x $180 = $3600


15 hours Dual flight:  Group 3 (Single Engine): 15 x $260 = $3900 |  Group 1 (Mutli-Engine):15 x $390 = $5850


5 hours ground briefing: Group 3 (Single Engine): 5 x $80 = $400 | Group 1 (Mutli-Engine): 5 x $80 = $400


Flight Test Fee (paid to examiner) Group 3 (Single Engine): $400 | Group 1 (Mutli-Engine): $400


Transport Canada Written Test Fee:  Group 3 (Single Engine): $35 | Group 1 (Mutli-Engine): $35


Transport Canada Licensing Fee Group 3 (Single Engine): $30| Group 1 (Mutli-Engine): $30


Total Group 3 (Single Engine): $8865 | Group 1 (Mutli-Engine): $10815

 

These cost assume the student has 5 hours instrument training from the PPL.

*Optional costs are marked with an asterisk.

VFR Over-The-Top Rating

10 hours Dual Flight: 10 X $250 = $2500


5 hours ground briefing: 5 X $70 = $350


Transport Canada Licensing Fee: $30


Total: $2880

Night Rating

10 hours Dual Flight: 10 X $250 = $2500


5 hours ground briefing: 5 X $70 = $350


5 hours Solo Flight practice: 5 X $180 = $900


Transport Canada Licensing Fee: $30


Total: $3780

Professional Pilot Program

PPL: $11200


CPL: $12000


Multi Engine: $4000


IFR: $9500


Time Building: $13500


Ground-School & Supplies: $6000


Total: $56200

Instructor Rating

Books & Supplies: $100


30 hours Dual Flight: 30 x $260  = $7800


25 hours Ground Briefing: 25 x $80 = $2000


Flight Test Fee: $400


Transport Canada Licensing Fee: $30


Total: $10330