Career Pilot WITHAPPLIED HUMAN FACTORS Aviation- Diploma Program

From Ab Initio training to CPL and Instructor Rating. Students graduate ready to work as instructors

Applications for the CPP Program are now closed for February 2020 intake.



  • High School graduate, or equivalent

  • Able to obtain ICAO Level 4

  • Category 1 Medical

  • 18 years old (by the time they have completed the required Flight hours and are applying for their CPL)

  • Successfully Pass a Company Interview

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course the successful student will / have demonstrate(d): 

  • The ability to safely and effective plan VFR, Night, Multi-engine VFR and Multi-Engine Instrument flights as per the syllabus

  • The skills required to safely execute VFR, Night, Multi-engine and multi-engine IFR flights

  • The knowledge and ability to pass company and Transport Canada written exams and Flight tests

  • The knowledge and ability to use good Pilot Decision Making

  • The effective understanding of Aviation Human Factors as it pertains to this program

Employment / Career

Graduates will have all the licences and ratings to begin their career as a pilot in many commercial operations, including Airline Pilot.

Course Duration

The total duration of the Commercial Pilot Licence Training at Canadian Aviation College is 547 hours that will be taken in a 78 weeks duration period.

Delivery Method

In-class instruction / On Line Computer-based training / In flight instructions

Method of Evaluation

Both Internal and Transport Canada Written Exams and Flight Tests. As well, a 4 pt grading scale for all flights and a 70% pass rate for all Quizzes and tests.


Course Breakdown

Fees & Expenses


Disclaimer: This Program has been approved by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training. 

Find us at:

72 - 18300 Ford Road,

Pitt Meadows - BC

V3Y 0C6


Administrative Hours:

Mon - Fri 8:30AM - 5:00PM



Main Administrative Phone (Monday - Friday):

+1 604.299.7777

Dispatch Phone (Flight Operations ONLY):

+1 604.299.7777




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