OAS_Ottawa Aviation Services

"An Aviation Job for Every Graduate" Learn more about pilot training, CALL 613-737-2933 or Email info@ottawaaviationservices.com

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For more information, including how to apply, intake dates and pricing, please complete the contact form below and an OAS representative will be in touch shortly:

Become a pilot and experience what the world of flying has to offer.


Your first pilot licence is the Private Pilot Licence (PPL).

When you get a pilot licence you instantly join a worldwide community of pilots. Experience the joy and pride of flying family and friends on excursions and trips within and outside Canada. Meet other pilots and pilot enthusiasts. Expand your versatility by adding ratings that allow you to fly at night, fly multi-engine aircraft and fly on instruments like the airline pilots do.

OAS PPL Program Pre-Requisites

  • Category 3 medical certificate - exam administered by a recognized Aviation Medical Examiner
  • 17 years old to hold the licence

Private Pilot Licence (PPL) Requirements

  • Minimum 45 flying hours (Note: average to complete is 65-70 hours)
  • 40 hours ground school
  • Pass the Transport Canada Exam
  • Pass a flight test