Stand-Alone Private Pilot License

Stand-Alone Private Pilot License


Prerequisite: ESL (see the ESL - Aviation page)

Anti-requisite: None

What you get: A Transport Canada Private Pilot License. This approved course is ideal for pilots who wish to fly for fun.

How Long it Takes: Students will normally complete this program in 12 to 15 weeks. Note: these are Transport Canada minimum times. HFC experience suggests longer times will be required for most students.

What is included:

  • 45 hours total time, including 17 hours dual and 28 hours of solo flying
  • Aviation communications course
  • Communication proficiency test
  • All administrative fees
  • 10 hours ground briefings
  • Ground School and books
  • Written and flight tests