Commercial Pilot License (CPL)

Whether you are taking the next step to become a professional pilot, or you want to become a safer, more knowledgeable pilot, the commercial pilot license is extremely rewarding.

Why follow the norm and just “get” your commercial pilot’s license when you can earn it with Canadian Flight Centre? Only at CFC, you can train towards your commercial license on some of the newest and best-equipped training aircraft. With the latest innovations in FADEC, fully aerobatic airplanes, a mostly WAAS equipped fleet, turbocharged planes with autopilots, weather radars and so much more. Be fully prepared to meet the new industry standard!


PRE-REQUISITE: Private Pilot License (PPL). Grade 12 or equivalent, or 19+ years old

AGE: Training can start at the age of 17, however, an applicant shall have reached his eighteenth birthday to apply for the license

MEDICAL FITNESS: Be in possession of Category 1 medical

KNOWLEDGE: 80 hours of aeroplane ground school instruction Transport Canada Written test examination

FLIGHT EXPERIENCE: 200 hours total flight time, including  100 hours Pilot-in-Command total, incl. 20h cross-country 65 hours of commercial flight training, incl. 35h dual and 30h solo

SKILL: Applicant shall successfully complete a flight test to Transport Canada Standards

TUITION: 15,263 CAD (domestic), 16,789 CAD (international) as of February 2020. Tuition does not include PPL and does not include School Supplies. Click here for our refund policy.


Note: the numbers above are minimal training requirements by Transport Canada (TC). Your individual time and cost may vary.




Note: This program has been approved by the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training. To learn more about PTIB and its regulations, click here.

Note: This program is also regulated by Transport Canada (TC), to learn more about Transport Canada, click here.

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