About The Program:
The Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL) is required to pursue a career in aviation. It allows you to work for any Canadian Air Operator. After your CPL, you can do your Instrument Rating, Multi Engine Rating, Aerobatics Rating and ATP Licence.
– 18 years of age
– Private Pilot License
– Complete a class 1 aviation medical
– Valid ID
Hours In Program
Basic Ground Briefs
Transport Canada Licensing Fees
Transport Canada Written Test Fees
*Costs are approximate:
– They are based on training in a C-172
– They will vary according to the amount of time an individual student takes to reach the standard
– HST at 13% is not included
– Fees charged by other parties such as medical are estimates as these parties set their own fees
Training requires completion of 80 hours of ground school, 35 hours of dual instruction and 30 hours solo. In order to obtain your licence, you must have completed 200 hours total time of which 100 hours of pilot in command.
Ottawa Aviation Services (OAS) is a pilot training academy with 25 years of successful training. OAS is a modern, innovative company that provides high-quality, competency-based pilot training programs located the Ottawa International Airport.
An Aviation Job for Every Graduate: At OAS, we want to help aspiring pilots build exciting careers. OAS has partnerships with 6 different airlines, creating exciting job opportunities for all of our students.
Centrally located 20 minutes from downtown, our bilingual staff is able to meet all your training needs.
How To Apply:
You can apply by calling or emailing and set up an appointment to complete your application forms. A valid photo ID, your class 3 medical, and the authorization from a parent or guardian if you are under the age of 18. Once your file has been completed and reviewed by our Chief Flight Instructor, you will be assigned a primary instructor. Your instructor will guide you through your training.
How To Get An Aviation Medical:
A list of approved Transport Canada Medical Examiners can be found around the world. You can search for medical examiners closest to you on the following website
How To Apply For A Canadian Student Visa:
In order for International Students to train in Canada, you must first apply for a Canadian Student Visa. Online applications can be found on the following website