Flight School

Interested in getting your pilots licence?

Learn to fly here at ORRA. You’ll get professional instruction while learning how to fly a float plane while gaining experience flying in uncontrolled airspace.

What do I need to get a Pilot License?

Pursuant to the Canadian Aviation Regulations (Canadian Law), the requirements are paraphrased below with additional explanations followed below:


Medical Fitness



(including a flight of 150 nm with 2 full stop landings at points other than departure)


Additional Information and Explanations to Requirements Chart

Further explanations for above:

Can I get a job with a Private Pilot License?

Are there any Government grants or financial incentives available?

What does it cost to get a Private Pilot License?


We want to let you know a couple of important precautions we are taking to protect our staff and families and do our part to slow the spread of COVID-19.
We ask that whenever possible, we do everything electronically and avoid face to face contact temporarily. In this day of technology, we can go the extra mile to mitigate any unnecessary interaction.
If you are picking up or dropping off anything, we will, of course, welcome you but will limit your interaction to the front desk.

Thank you for your understanding!
Orillia Rama Regional Airport