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Canadian Aviation Regulations (SOR/96-433)

Regulations are current to 2019-11-19 and last amended on 2019-08-08. Previous Versions

Part IV — Personnel Licensing and Training (continued)

Subpart 1 — Flight Crew Permits, Licences and Ratings (continued)

Division XX — Flight Instructor Ratings — Glider, Balloon and Gyroplane (continued)

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.

Period of Validity
  •  (1) Flight instructor ratings — glider and balloon are valid for the period specified on the licence in accordance with the personnel licensing standards, if the period does not exceed 37 months.

  • (2) A flight instructor rating — gyroplane is valid for the period specified on the licence in accordance with the personnel licensing standards, if the period does not exceed 13 months.

Renewal of Flight Instructor Ratings — Glider, Balloon and Gyroplane

 The Minister shall renew a flight instructor rating — glider, balloon or gyroplane in accordance with the personnel licensing standards, where the holder of the rating continues to meet the requirements referred to in section 401.06 for the endorsement of the rating.

Division XXI — Flight Instructor Rating — Ultra-Light Aeroplane

Rating

 The Minister shall endorse a pilot permit — ultra-light aeroplane with a flight instructor rating — ultra-light aeroplane if the applicant for the rating meets the requirements referred to in section 401.06.

Privileges

 The holder of a flight instructor rating — ultra-light aeroplane may

  • (a) operate an ultra-light aeroplane with one other person on board if the holder has not less than 10 hours of flight time as a pilot of an ultra-light aeroplane with the same control configuration and the flight is conducted for the purpose of providing dual flight instruction for

    • (i) the issuance of a pilot permit — ultra-light aeroplane,

    • (ii) the endorsement of a pilot permit — ultra-light aeroplane with a passenger-carrying rating, or

    • (iii) the endorsement of a pilot permit — ultra-light aeroplane with a flight instructor rating — ultra-light aeroplane;

  • (b) authorize the holder of a student pilot permit — ultra-light aeroplane to conduct a solo flight in an ultra-light aeroplane;

  • (c) conduct ground school instruction for the endorsement of a pilot permit — ultra-light aeroplane with a flight instructor rating — ultra-light aeroplane;

  • (d) certify that an applicant has demonstrated the ability to meet the level of competency specified in the personnel licensing standards for

    • (i) the issuance of a pilot permit — ultra-light aeroplane, or

    • (ii) the endorsement of a pilot permit — ultra-light aeroplane with a flight instructor rating — ultra-light aeroplane; and

  • (e) recommend an applicant for a flight test for the issuance of a passenger-carrying rating.

  • SOR/2005-319, s. 5
Period of Validity

 A flight instructor rating — ultra-light aeroplane is valid for the period specified on the licence in accordance with the personnel licensing standards, if the period does not exceed 61 months.

  • SOR/2001-49, s. 26
Renewal of Flight Instructor Rating — Ultra-light Aeroplane

 The Minister shall renew a flight instructor rating — ultra-light aeroplane in accordance with the personnel licensing standards where the holder of the rating continues to meet the requirements referred to in section 401.06 for the endorsement of the rating.

  • SOR/2003-129, s. 8(E)

Division XXII — Flight Instructor Rating — Aeroplane — Aerobatic

Rating

 The Minister shall endorse a commercial pilot licence — aeroplane or an airline transport pilot licence — aeroplane with a Class 1 or Class 2 flight instructor rating — aeroplane — aerobatic if the applicant for the rating meets the requirements referred to in section 401.06.

Class 2 Rating — Privileges

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

  • (a) conduct flight instruction in the performance of aerobatic manoeuvres; and

  • (b) certify a licensed pilot’s personal log with respect to competency to perform aerobatic manoeuvres.

Class 1 Rating — Privileges

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

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

  • (b) provide ground school and flight instruction in respect of the endorsement of a licence with a flight instructor rating — aeroplane — aerobatic; and

  • (c) recommend a trainee for a flight test in respect of the endorsement of the trainee’s licence with a flight instructor rating — aeroplane — aerobatic.

Division XXIII — Flight Instructor Rating — Glider — Aerobatic

Rating

 The Minister shall endorse a licence endorsed with a flight instructor rating — glider with a flight instructor rating — glider — aerobatic if the applicant for the flight instructor rating — glider — aerobatic meets the requirements referred to in section 401.06.

Privileges

 The holder of a flight instructor rating — glider — aerobatic may

  • (a) provide, in a glider, flight instruction in the performance of aerobatic manoeuvres;

  • (b) provide dual flight instruction to the holder of a flight instructor rating — glider in respect of the endorsement of the holder’s licence with an aerobatic rating — glider; and

  • (c) recommend the holder of a flight instructor rating — glider for the endorsement of an aerobatic rating — glider on the holder’s licence.

[401.96 to 401.99 reserved]

Subpart 2 — Air Traffic Controller Licences and Ratings

Division I — General

Interpretation
  •  (1) In this Subpart, proficiency check means an assessment of the operational knowledge, skill and judgement of the holder of, or an applicant for, an air traffic control licence or rating, with respect to the provision of the requisite air traffic services relating to that licence or rating at an operational location.

  • (2) Any reference in this Subpart to the personnel licensing standards is a reference to the Personnel Licensing and Training Standards respecting Air Traffic Controller Licences and Ratings.

 
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