Learn to Fly the Right Way!
International Flight Centre Inc. has been in business
for over 21 years under the same owner.
Private and Commercial Ground School
Income Tax DeductionsIf your goal is to become a Commercial pilot or you
are a Commercial Pilot taking advanced training, all tuition including Private pilot is deductible.
DefinitionsDUAL - Training flight with instructor
SOLO - Training flight without instructor. i.e.Student pilot sole occupant of the aeroplane. If the pilot is licenced,
passengers may be carried if type of training flight permits.
PILOT IN COMMAND (PIC) - Pilot in charge of the
aeroplane. If more than one pilot on board, one is designated PIC and is responsible for all aspects of the flight.
General Conditions Pertaining to Licences and RatingsCourses are designed to qualify the student to meet the Transport Canada licence requirements. The following general
additional requirements should be noted. For the issue of the Recreational Permit, Private and Commercial Licences, Instructor
and Instrument ratings, the applicant must pass a Transport Canada written exam and a flight test. Both must have been successfully
completed in the twelve months prior to the application date. The following minimum age requirements pertain:
Pilot Permit - 16 Years
Private Pilot Licence - 17 Years
Commercial Pilot Licence - 18 Years
and examinations may be completed prior to reaching the required age. Private pilot student may fly supervised solo on reaching
his/her 14th birthday. All Licences and ratings are subject to minimum medical requirements.
Course Content and Costs
The school operates a continuous private and commercial ground school at Boundary Bay Airport. This course
is also available to students taking flight training at other schools. Course of studies is as required by Transport Canada.
Each course is a full forty (40) hours duration and may be completed in 10 weeks. Classes are held Tuesday and Saturday.
Students may repeat the course as often as he/she wishes. Instrument and Instructor ground schools are conducted as required.
It is not necessary to complete the ground school prior to commencing flying training. In fact most begin flight training
soon after starting ground school.
GROUND SCHOOL COST (including textbook): $599.00
FLIGHT TRAINING COST
- See "Courses Offered"
NOTE: Prices are subject to change without notice.
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in international education.
IFC assures you we have
the highest educational standards.
IFC is Re-Certificated
for 2023, Designated by Private Training Institution's Branch