Canadian Aviation Regulations (SOR/96-433)

Regulations are current to 2014-06-12 and last amended on 2014-05-29. 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.