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Private Pilot License

PPL Training

Begin your aviation adventure with Super T Aviation’s Private Pilot License Training in Medicine Hat, Alberta. Our expert-led program offers a unique mix of hands-on flight practice and detailed ground school instruction, designed to equip you with the confidence and skills to pilot an aircraft solo. Start your journey to the skies with us and unlock the potential of limitless exploration.

Course Summary

The Private Pilot’s License (PPL) allows a pilot to fly a single engine, non-high performance aircraft during daylight hours in VFR conditions. The Private Pilot License is fully upgradeable to include the Night Rating, Multi-Engine Rating, Instrument Rating, and Seaplane Rating. The Private Pilot License is also the starting point for the Commercial Pilot License.

To hold this license a person must have reached 17 years of age, obtain a minimum Category 3medical certificate.

Ground School & Flight Training

  • Aircraft: Cessna 172, ALSIM Flight Training Device
  • Ground School:140 HOURS $1000.00
  • Books and Study Material: $445.18
  • 45 hours dual instruction on C172: @ $310.00 / hour $13950.00
  • 20 hours solo flight time: $210.00 / hour $4200.00


Approximate Course Total: $19595.18

Additional Costs

  • Medical Examination* average cost: $250.00
    *Examination is the responsibility of the student
  • Preparatory Ground Instruction (Optional): $100.00 / hour
  • Flight Test, Transport Canada Licensing Fees and Examination approximate fees $935.00

We believe in high quality training and transparency. We quote a realistic estimate for the cost of training, rather than just the minimum hours stated by Transport Canada. Actual cost will vary depending on student ability and study skills.


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