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Helicopter Pilot Training Course and Outlines

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 115 Flight Hour Advanced Plus R44 Training Program

Commercial Helicopter Pilot Course focuses extensively on training for commercial operations including:

  •  Sling training
  •  Vertical reference (long line) training
  •  Water bucket training
  •  Mountain flying
  •  90 hours flight time Robinson R22 @ $495.00 $44,550.00
  •  25 hours flight time Robinson R44 @ $790.00 $19,750.00
  •  Ground school and briefings @ $2,800.00
  •  iPad Mini, Books and supplies included
  •  Flight suit included no charge
  • Administration Fee $100.00

Total: $67,200.00

115 Flight Hour Advanced Plus Turbine Training Program

Commercial Helicopter Pilot Course focuses extensively on training for commercial operations including:

  •  sling training
  •  vertical reference (long line) training
  •  water bucket training
  •  mountain flying
  •  90 hours flight time Robinson R22 @ $495.00 $44,550.00
  •  25 hours flight time Bell 206B @ $1150.00 $28,750.00
  •  Ground school and briefings @ $2,800.00
  •  iPad Mini, Books and supplies included
  •  Flight suit included no charge
  • Administration Fee $100.00

Total: $76,200.00

115 Flight Hour Advanced Plus Hybrid Training Program

Commercial Helicopter Pilot Course focuses extensively on training for commercial operations including:

  • sling training
  • vertical reference (long line) training
  • water bucket training
  • mountain flying
  • 90 hours flight time Robinson R22 @ $495.00 $44,550.00
  • 15 hours flight time Robinson R44 @ $790.00 $11,850.00
  • 10 hours flight time Bell 206B @ $1150.00 $11,500.00
  • Ground school and briefings @ $2,800.00
  • iPad Mini, Books and supplies included
  • Flight suit included no charge
  • Administration Fee $100.00

Total: $70,800.00

Commercial Helicopter Pilot Course Standard Version
  • 100 hours flight time Robinson R22 @$495.00 $49,500.00
  • Ground school and briefings @ $2,800.00
  • iPad Mini, Books and supplies included
  • Administration Fee $100.00

Total: $52,400.00

Commercial Helicopter Pilot Course Advanced Version
  • 90 hours flight time Robinson R22 $495.00 $44,550.00
  • 10 hours flight time Robinson R44 @ $790.00 $7,900.00
  • Introduction to slinging and vertical reference
  • Introduction to mountain flying
  • Ground School and briefings @$2,800.00
  • iPad Mini, Books and supplies included
  • Administration Fee $100.00

Total: $55,350.00

Commercial Helicopter Pilot Course Advanced Turbine Version
  • 90 hours flight time Robinson R22 $495.00 $44,550.00
  • 10 hours flight time Bell 206B @ $1,150.00 $11,500.00
  • Ground School and briefings @ $2,800.00
  • iPad Mini, Books and supplies included
  • Administration Fee $100.00

Total: $58,950.00

Commercial Alternate Helicopter Pilot Course – Advanced

(Pilots holding a commercial fixed-wing license)

  • 52 hours flight time Robinson R22 @$495.00 $25,740.00
  • 10 hours flight time Robinson R44 @$790.00 $7,900.00
  • Ground school and briefings @ $2,800.00
  • iPad Mini, Books and supplies included
  • Administration Fee $100.00

Total: $36,540.00

Commercial Alternate Helicopter Pilot Course – Turbine

(Pilots holding a commercial fixed-wing license)

  • 62 hours flight time Bell 206B @$1150.00 $71,300.00
  • Ground school and briefings @ $2,800.00
  • Books and supplies included
  • Administration Fee $100.00
All commercial courses require a valid Class I medical certificate

Total: $74,200.00

Helicopter Class IV Instructor Course

(Pilots holding a commercial helicopter license with a minimum of 250 hours PIC)

  • 20 hours flight time Robinson R22 @$495.00 $9,900.00
  • 10 hours flight time Robinson R44 @$790.00 $7,900.00
  • Ground school and briefings @ $2,800.00
  • Books and supplies included
  • Administration Fee $100.00

Total: $20,700.00

BC Forestry Approved Mountain Course

  • 25 hours flight time Robinson R44 @ $790.00 $19,750.00
    or
  • 25 hours flight time Bell 206B @ $1,150.00 $28,750.00
  • Ground School, briefings and materials $5,000.00
  • Administration Fee $100.00

Total: $24,850.00 for R44 or $33,850 for Bell 206B

Additional fees for all courses:

  • Medical fees (approx) $150.00 – $250.00
  • Language proficiency test $80.00
  • Transport Canada written examination $105.00
  • Flight test fee $200 to $500.00
  • License application including one endorsement $80.00
  • Additional aircraft type endorsement $30.00

All commercial courses require a valid Class I Medical certificate.

To find a CAME (Civil Aviation Medical Examiner) near you: search here

Advanced or recurrent training are available at an hourly rate:

  • Robinson R22 $495.00/Hr
  • Robinson R44 $790.00/Hr

All prices are based on Transport Canada required minimums and average flight times of former graduates. Some students may require more flight hours and costs may vary. Okanagan Mountain Helicopters reserves the right to change program costs without notice.

A deposit of $2000.00 is required before the course begins to reserve your seat in a class.

All prices are quoted in Canadian dollars.