We limit our class size in order for our students to receive one on one training so each student can progress individually. This gives the instructor the flexibility to tailor the course based on the students learning requirements.
As a helicopter pilot each student must meet the following licence requirements:
Reference: CARs 421.31
Students will receive a comprehensive course outline at the beginning of their training but we have included a brief description below so you know what to expect:
covers all subjects pertaining to the government regulations: (C.A.R.S.) Canadian Air Regulations.
covers an extensive study of weather related subjects. Students obtain a thorough understanding of the environment that they will encounter in their flying career.
you are taught the inner workings of the aircraft components, the theory of flight, and other principles of flight that relate to rotary wing flight.
you learn how to prepare for, compute and conduct cross-country flights. You also acquire the ability to calculate, estimate and accommodate changing enroute conditions and will be able to divert to alternate designations.
the goal is for you to develop a functional understanding of the machine you operate as well as the environment you fly in. This will promote safe and efficient operation of the helicopter.
|100 hrs @ $540/hr||$54,000|
|Total Course Cost||$55,600|
|100 hrs @ $790/hr||$79,000|
|Total Course Cost||$80,600|
|70 hrs on R22 @ $540/hr||$37,800|
|30 hrs on R44 @ $790/hr||$23,700|
|Total Course Cost||$63,100|
Courses are also available for individuals looking for a Private Helicopter licence or for those you already hold either a private helicopter licence or a commercial fixed-wing licence. Contact us for pricing and availability.
Note: Students may need additional helicopter flight training to meet the requirements for their selected course. Prices are subject to change without notice.