Commercial Pilot Licence – Aeroplane Category

Training / Materials Duration Total Cost
Ground School 80 hours (online course) $300.00
Ground School Materials    
Dual Flight Instruction 35 Hours @ $235/Hr $8225.00
Dual Night Instruction 5 Hours @ $235/Hr $1175.00
Solo Time Minimum for Testing 65 Hours @ $175/Hr $11375.00
Solo Time Building 50 Hours @ $175/Hr $8750.00
Written Exam, Flight Test, Licensing   TBD, Approx $500.00
Total MINIMUM Cost (Taxes not incl.)   $30325.00


- Fly for hire or reward

- Ability to work towards a career in aviation


- Private Pilot Licence

- 18 years of age

- Class 1 medical that is obtained from a Canadian aviation medical examiner.

Course Requirements

- A minimum of 200 hours of flight time and 100 hours of Pilot in Command time including 20 hours of cross country hours. All previous flight time counts towards the Commercial Pilot Course. Time building may be required to reach the required time. The Commercial Course consists of 65 hours of flight training and 80 hours of ground school (online). The breakdown includes the night rating and VFR OTT.

- 35 hours of dual instruction including: 10 hours of dual instruction incl. 5 hours of cross country. 20 hours of instrument time (10 can be on a simulator). 5 hours dual night.

-30 hours of solo flight time including: 25 hours practice including air work and radio communication. 5 hours of solo night. Straight line cross country of at least 300 nm with landings at 3 other airports than departure



Provincial Airways is headquartered at the Moose Jaw Municipal Airport in Saskatchewan. We also operate out of Rosetown and Davidson, SK.

Contact Us

Box 2170
Muni Airport Hwy 301N
Moose Jaw, SK  S6H 7T2

Phone: (306) 692 - 7335
Toll Free: (877) 717-7335