Commercial Program Comparison Chart

If you wish to obtain your Commercial licence for career purposes, refer to our Program Comparison Chart as it will help you to decide which route would work best for you.

Licensing Requirements
Pilot licensing in Canada is a staged process beginning with the Private Pilot Licence.  Once completed, subsequent Ratings and Licenses can be built upon that initial licence.  Every Licence and Rating entitles a pilot to perform different flying activities and operate different types of aircraft. The document provided below is meant to help simplify and explain the key steps needed to start the journey to begin a career as a professional pilot in Canada.