Operate a Single-Engine Aircraft without Reference to the Horizon

The Group Three Instrument Rating allows you to operate an aircraft without reference to the horizon. With this rating you can fly in Instrument Meteorological Conditions (IMC) at night. Your advanced training will take place initially in our simulator and in our C172 aircraft.

Course Length

Anticipate 2-3 weeks if full-time, 3-4 months if part-time.

Transport Canada Requirements

Flying Breakdown

In our experience, most students take more than the Transport Canada requirements to complete their license and our cost estimates reflect the average student’s flight hour requirements.

Total Dual: 10 hours
Total Solo: 1.5 hours (flight tests)
Total Simulator: 15 hours
Total Briefing: 12 hours

Cost Breakdown