Train for a Seaplane Endorsement at Calgary Flying Club

8 Hour Basic Seaplane Amphibious Endorsement

CFC now offers training for Seaplane / Floatplane rating on our Cessna 172 XP amphibious plane. Come and get introduced to the basics of floatplane and seaplane operation, including on the water, at the dock, and aircraft handling in flight. To achieve the basic Seaplane / Floatplane endorsement the minimum requirements are 7 hours of dual training and 1 hour solo, which includes 5 take-offs and landings.

8 Hour Basic Float Rating Cessna 172XP
7 Hours of Dual Flight Instruction $2023
1 Hour Solo Flight $229
2 Hours Preparatory Ground School $120
Transport Canada Fee $30
TOTAL $2402

 

15 Hour Proficiency Float Rating

The additional 7 hours of training will take Floatplane skills to the next level with more advanced training in small lakes, high density altitude, mountain operations and more.  This course will allow the aircraft to be rented for personal excursions upon completion.

15 Hour Proficiency Float Rating Cessna 172XP
15 Hours of Dual Flight Instruction $3179
4 Hours Solo Flight $916
3 Hours Preparatory Ground School $180
Transport Canada Fee $30
TOTAL $4305