Night Rating

The Night Rating on a Private Pilot Licence allows the holder to fly during the hours of darkness in visual meteorological conditions under Visual Flight Rules. There is no flight test or written exam. The minimum training hours are set out below and the costs are based on C-172 rates.

This program does not require approval by the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training. As such, PTIB did not review this program.

**Prices subject to change without notice.**

Estimated training cost
5 hrs instrument dual @ $246/hour 


5 hrs night dual @ $246/hour


5 hrs night solo @ $168/hour


5 hrs night solo monitor fee @ $30/hour


Licencing and admin fees


Total (excluding tax & surcharges)


All flights subject to a fuel surcharge.
The rating requires 5 hours dual instrument which will take a total of about 7 hours dual to accumulate.