Getting Started - Learn to Fly - Provincial Airways - Saskatchewan

Ground School Course

In the Private Pilot and Commercial Licence course, Transport Canada requires that each applicant completes ground school in order to properly prepare for the associated written exam.

  • The Recreational Permit does not require ground school, however it is strongly suggested to complete Private Pilot Ground School to assist you with the Recreational Written Exam.
  • The Private Pilot Licence requires 40 hours of ground school.
  • The Commercial Pilot Licence requires 80 hours of ground school.

We guide students to two Transport Canada approved Online Ground School Providers:

RECREATIONAL PERMIT GROUND SCHOOL

The Recreational Permit does not require ground school, however it is strongly suggested to complete Private Pilot Ground Training. Please note: You can complete the PPL ground school and complete the PPL Written exam, and as long as your application is completed withing two years of your written exam you can upgrade to a Private Pilot Licence. Contact our CFI for more details.

Topics: Air Law, Navigation, General Knowledge and General Knowledge.

Duration: The Rec Permit does not require ground school, however if you choose to complete Private Pilot Ground School Course see information below. .

Studying Time: Fulltime: 2.5 weeks, Part-time 3-4 Months.

Price: Hangaaar: $249.00 , Pilot Training.ca $279.00

Prerequisites: No Prerequisites Required.

Materials:

  • From the Ground Up (Purchase in Our Store)
  • Aeronautical Information Manual (Free PDF OR Purchase on our Store)
  • Access to search Canada Aviation Regulations online via Transport Canada or Canadian Government Justice Department.
  • Access to Wi-Fi.

PRIVATE PILOT GROUND SCHOOL

Duration: The Private Pilot Licence requires 40 hours of ground school.

Studying Time: Fulltime: 2.5 weeks, Part-time 3-4 Months.

Price: Hangaar: $249.00 , Pilot Training.ca $279.00

Prerequisites: No Prerequisites Required.

Topics: Air Law, Navigation, General Knowledge and General Knowledge.

Materials:

  • From the Ground Up (Purchase in Our Store)
  • Aeronautical Information Manual (Free PDF OR Purchase on our Store)
  • Access to search Canada Aviation Regulations online via Transport Canada or Canadian Government Justice Department.
  • Access to Wi-Fi.

COMMERCIAL PILOT GROUND SCHOOL

Duration: The Private Pilot Licence requires 80 hours of ground school.

Studying Time: Fulltime: 4 months, Part-Time: 9 months+

Price: Hangaaar: $300.00, Pilot Training.ca $300.00

Prerequisites: No Prerequisites Required.

Topics: Air Law, Navigation, General Knowledge and General Knowledge.

Materials:

  • From the Ground Up (Purchase in Our Store)
  • Aeronautical Information Manual (Free PDF OR Purchase on our Store)
  • Recommend Additional Supplemental Commercial Pilot Written Exam book.
  • Access to search Canada Aviation Regulations online via Transport Canada or Canadian Government Justice Department.
  • Access to Wi-Fi.