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Private Licence

For individuals who have a passion for flying and wish to make their hobby a reality.

At Helicopters Canada you will receive the following training

Transport Canada Minimum 45 hours of flight time.
This can be done all on one helicopter, or by combining flight time on different helicopters to total 45 hours. You can train on a CabriG2, RH44 or on a Bell 206B Jet Ranger. You will require approx 1.7 hours for your flight test, not included in the 45 hrs.

• Included in your course you will learn how to land on log pads, refuel a helicopter from drums, land in densely forested areas, as well as other advanced flight manoevers.

40 hours of ground school including the following topics:
i) Canadian Aviation Regulations,
ii) Aerodynamics and Theory of Flight,
iii) Meteorology,
iv) Airframes, Engines and Systems,
v) Flight Instruments
vi) Radio and Electronic Theory,
vii) Navigation,
viii) Flight Operations,
ix) Licensing Requirements, and
x) Human Factors including Pilot Decision-Making

In order to receive your Private Licence, you must pass the following:
• Radio License Test
• Category 3 Medical examination from a Transport Canada approved doctor
• You must achieve 90% or higher on the PSTAR written exam
• Transport Canada Flight Test
• Transport Canada written exam PPHEL, 100 multiple choice questions

INCLUDED: Online Ground School, in-house Ground School, Pstar, Radio License, Helicopters Canada testing, fuel, insurance, instructor, and briefings

Cabri G2 $560/hr
RH44 $795/hr
BH206 $1000/hr

PPHEL - Private Pilot Helicopter

• Ground School Kit

$ 250

• 45 Flight Hours Cabri G2

$25,200 +HST ( $3,276)

• Transport Canada Written Exam

$ 55

• Transport Canada Flight Test Fee

$ 200

• Flight Test (approx 1.7 hrs)
$ 952

• Transport Canada Licensing Fee

Processing $ 80



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