Recreational Pilot Permit

The Recreational Pilot Permit allows the holder to fly single engine aircraft with a maximum of four seats. This permit is restricted to flying VFR with one passenger and may not be endorsed with any other ratings. While you can solo at 14 and you may complete all the training required in advance, you must have reached 16 years of age and posess a Category 4 medical certificate to be licenced. Ground school is not a requirement for the Recreational Permit however we recommend you take the course to ensure you will pass the written exam. Minimum training requirements are 25 hours of flight training.

Estimated training cost:
16 hours dual @ $200

3200

9 hours solo @ $144

1296

5 hours ground briefing

280

Ground school classes and kit

626

Medical, Exams & Licencing fees

535

Total excl. tax

$5,937