Calgary Flight Training Centre

Introduction

CFTC Advantage

Choosing Calgary Flight Training Centre offers you, the student, many advantages.

  • Flying lesson in Calgary area of Alberta all interested professional or enthusiastic pilots and those needing a brush up.
  • Olds-Didsbury Airport is a quiet, well maintained, airport which enables us to provide safe, efficient, and cost effective flight training. Other airports in the Calgary area are nearing capacity and costly delays can be a regular occurrence.
  • Trainee pilots must train in designated areas. Ours is located within a few miles of the airport again enabling the student to save valuable money by not having to travel to and from the practice area. Other airports in the area require students to travel far just to begin their flight lesson.
  • CFTC students have been able to complete their licenses according Transport Canada requirements in much less time than national average saving more money.
  • Calgary Flight Training Center offers a fleet of G500 Glass cockpit aircraft (Diamond DA 20) and a more sophisticated airplane (Diamond DA 40) equipped with a G1000 Glass Cockpit with Autopilot. The instructors are well experienced on these type of aircraft.
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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Courses

Commercial Pilot License

Campus Full time Part time September 2017 Canada Calgary

The Calgary Flight Training Centre is committed to excellence in training tomorrow's commercial aviators. [+]

The Calgary Flight Training Centre is committed to excellence in training tomorrow's commercial aviators. Description The commercial pilot license is divided into a ground school and a flight component. The ground school is comprised of 80 hours training and is designed to prepare you to write your written exam. To be licensed as a commercial pilot you will need a total of 200 hours flight time. While completing commercial training you will obtain a night rating as well as multi-engine instrument rating. Some hours will be done with and instructor but many will also be time-building hours while you build valuable experience. Alberta residents are also eligible for student loans. Prerequisites Hold a valid private pilot license Must be 18 years of age to be licensed however training can begin at an earlier age Category 1 Medical Course Requirements (Based on minimum Transport Canada requirements) Minimum 200 hours total flight time of which 100 hours shall be "pilot-in-command" (PIC), 20 hours shall be cross country, and 25 hours shall be instrument time (This includes all previously acquired hours) 45 hours dual instruction including: 5 hours night including 2 hours night cross country 5 hours cross country 20 hours instrument 30 hours solo including: 25 hours improving general flying skills 5 hours night 10 hours ground school Passing grade on Transport Canada written exam and flight test Length of Course The commercial pilot course can take anywhere between 6-12 months to complete depending on whether the student is full-time or part-time Privileges and Limitations The holder of a Commercial Pilot License may operate any Canadian registered single engine non-high performance aircraft for hire in VFR conditions Fly VFR "over-the-top" Fly at night [-]

Contact

Calgary Flight Training Centre

Address Range road 15 1435
Olds Didsbury T0M 0W0, Canada
Website http://www.calgaryflight.com/
Phone +1 403-335-4892, 4753