Commercial Pilot Licence

For people interested in being employed as a pilot; a Commercial Pilot Licence would be required.

With a CPL, a person may:

  • Fly an airplane of class/type which the licence is endorsed by a rating (e.g. multi-engine seaplane) and be paid to do so
  • Add any desired rating to your licence (e.g. seaplane rating)
  • At least 18 years old
  • Have a valid category 1 medical certificate
  • 80 hours of ground school instruction following issue of PPL
  • Complete written exam
  • 65 hours of flight instruction following issue of PPL
  • Complete flight test
  • 200 hours of total flight experience

View a list of doctors able to issue a Transport Canada Medical Certificate in Saskatoon

Consult the Canadian Aviation Regulations for the complete details of these minimum requirements:

Where can I get financing to pay for this course?
Download PDF below for an estimate of cost to complete this course