Canadian Aviation Regulations (SOR/96-433)

Regulations are current to 2017-10-13 and last amended on 2017-09-15. Previous Versions

[401.68 reserved]

Division XVIII — Flight Instructor Rating — Aeroplane

Class 4 — Privileges

 The holder of a Class 4 flight instructor rating — aeroplane may

  • (a) conduct dual flight instruction in respect of the issuance of a pilot permit — recreational — aeroplane or pilot licence — aeroplane or the endorsement of a night rating or a VFR OTT rating on a pilot licence — aeroplane;

  • (b) authorize a trainee to conduct a solo flight in an aeroplane;

  • (c) recommend a trainee for a flight test in respect of the issuance of a pilot permit — recreational — aeroplane or pilot licence — aeroplane;

  • (d) recommend a trainee for the endorsement of a night rating or a VFR OTT rating on the trainee’s pilot licence — aeroplane; and

  • (e) exercise the privileges of a flight instructor rating — ultra-light aeroplane without being under the supervision prescribed in paragraph 401.62(b).

  • SOR/2001-49, s. 23.

Class 3 — Privileges

 The holder of a Class 3 flight instructor rating — aeroplane may

  • (a) exercise the privileges of a Class 4 flight instructor rating — aeroplane; and

  • (b) act as chief flight instructor of a flight training unit where there is no other flight instructor for the flight training unit.

Class 2 — Privileges

 The holder of a Class 2 flight instructor rating — aeroplane may

  • (a) exercise the privileges of a Class 3 flight instructor rating — aeroplane;

  • (b) supervise the holder of a Class 4 flight instructor rating — aeroplane; and

  • (c) act as chief flight instructor of a flight training unit.

Class 1 — Privileges

 The holder of a Class 1 flight instructor rating — aeroplane may

  • (a) exercise the privileges of a Class 2 flight instructor rating — aeroplane; and

  • (b) conduct ground school instruction and flight training in respect of the endorsement of a flight instructor rating — aeroplane.

[401.73 to 401.76 reserved]

Division XIX — Flight Instructor Rating — Helicopter

Class 4 — Privileges

 The holder of a Class 4 flight instructor rating — helicopter may

  • (a) conduct dual flight instruction in respect of the issuance of a pilot permit — recreational — helicopter or pilot licence — helicopter or the endorsement of a night rating or a VFR OTT rating on a pilot licence — helicopter;

  • (b) authorize a trainee to conduct a solo flight in a helicopter;

  • (c) recommend a trainee for a flight test in respect of the issuance of a pilot permit — recreational — helicopter or pilot licence — helicopter; and

  • (d) recommend a trainee for the endorsement of a night rating or a VFR OTT rating on the trainee’s pilot licence — helicopter.

  • SOR/2001-49, s. 24.

Class 3 — Privileges

 The holder of a Class 3 flight instructor rating — helicopter may exercise the privileges of a Class 4 flight instructor rating — helicopter.

Class 2 — Privileges

 The holder of a Class 2 flight instructor rating — helicopter may

  • (a) exercise the privileges of a Class 3 flight instructor rating — helicopter;

  • (b) supervise the holder of a Class 4 flight instructor rating — helicopter; and

  • (c) act as chief flight instructor of a flight training unit.

Class 1 — Privileges

 The holder of a Class 1 flight instructor rating — helicopter may

  • (a) exercise the privileges of a Class 2 flight instructor rating — helicopter; and

  • (b) conduct ground school instruction and flight training in respect of the endorsement of a licence with a flight instructor rating — helicopter.

Division XX — Flight Instructor Ratings — Glider, Balloon and Gyroplane

Rating

 The Minister shall, as appropriate, endorse the following permits and licences with a flight instructor rating — glider, balloon or gyroplane if the applicant for the rating meets the requirements referred to in section 401.06:

  • (a) pilot permit — gyroplane;

  • (b) pilot licence — glider; and

  • (c) pilot licence — balloon.

Gliders — Privileges

 The holder of a flight instructor rating — glider may

  • (a) conduct dual flight instruction in respect of the issuance of a pilot licence — glider;

  • (b) conduct dual flight instruction in respect of the endorsement of a type rating on a pilot licence — glider;

  • (c) authorize a trainee to conduct solo flight in a glider;

  • (d) conduct ground school instruction and flight training in respect of the endorsement of a pilot licence — glider with a flight instructor rating — glider;

  • (e) conduct a flight test and recommend a trainee for

    • (i) the issuance of a pilot licence — glider,

    • (ii) the endorsement of a pilot licence — glider with a type rating, or

    • (iii) the endorsement of a pilot licence — glider with a flight instructor rating — glider;

  • (f) certify the competency of the holder of a pilot licence — glider to carry passengers in a glider; and

  • (g) endorse a trainee’s personal log in respect of methods of launch.

Balloons — Privileges

 The holder of a flight instructor rating — balloon may

  • (a) authorize a trainee to conduct solo flight in a balloon;

  • (b) conduct ground school instruction and dual flight instruction in respect of the endorsement of a pilot licence — balloon with a flight instructor rating — balloon;

  • (c) conduct a flight test and recommend a trainee for

    • (i) the issuance of a pilot licence — balloon, or

    • (ii) the endorsement of a pilot licence — balloon with a flight instructor rating — balloon;

  • (d) recommend a trainee for the endorsement of a type rating on the trainee’s pilot licence — balloon;

  • (e) where the holder’s licence is endorsed with a night rating,

    • (i) conduct dual flight instruction in respect of the endorsement of a night rating on a pilot licence — balloon, and

    • (ii) recommend a trainee for the endorsement of a night rating on the trainee’s pilot licence — balloon;

  • (f) endorse a trainee’s personal log in respect of methods of inflation; and

  • (g) conduct dual flight instruction in respect of the issuance of a pilot licence — balloon.

  • SOR/2001-49, s. 25.

Gyroplanes — Privileges

 The holder of a flight instructor rating — gyroplane may

  • (a) conduct flight instruction in respect of the issuance of a pilot permit — gyroplane or the endorsement of a type rating on such a permit;

  • (b) authorize a trainee to conduct solo flight in a gyroplane;

  • (c) recommend a trainee for a flight test in respect of the issuance of a pilot permit — gyroplane;

  • (d) recommend a trainee for the endorsement of a type rating on the trainee’s pilot permit — gyroplane;

  • (e) where the holder’s licence is endorsed with a night rating,

    • (i) conduct flight training in respect of the endorsement of a night rating on a pilot permit — gyroplane, and

    • (ii) recommend a trainee for the endorsement of a night rating on the trainee’s pilot permit — gyroplane; and

  • (f) where the holder has acquired the experience and qualifications specified in the personnel licensing standards,

    • (i) conduct ground school instruction and flight training in respect of the endorsement of a flight instructor rating — gyroplane on a pilot permit — gyroplane,

    • (ii) recommend a trainee for a flight test for the endorsement of a flight instructor rating — gyroplane on a pilot permit — gyroplane, and

    • (iii) conduct a flight test and recommend a trainee for

      • (A) the issuance of a pilot permit — gyroplane, or

      • (B) the endorsement of a pilot permit — gyroplane with a flight instructor rating — gyroplane.

 
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