VFR Over the Top Rating

Training / Materials Duration Total Cost
Instrument (in addition to 5 hr requirement on the Private Licence & Night Rating) 5 hours @ $235/hr $1175


- To fly with visual reference to a layer of cloud instead of the earth’s surface. This type of VFR flying requires advanced training in instrument flying and radio navigation skills.


- Must hold a private pilot licence

- A pilot who holds a commercial licence of instrument rating automatically receives VFR OTT privileges.


- A minimum of 15 hours of instrument training. Instrument hours form the Private pilot licence and Night Rating may be included. 5 hours can be done on the simulator.

- Ground training consists of a knowledge and understanding of all pertinent air regulations, airspace, weather, instrument flying techniques, and the use of radio aids. ADF, VOR, and GPS will be covered.

- Although there is no practical or written test, candidates must meet the skill requirements.

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