The Recreational Pilot Permit allows you to:
A Recreational Permit may be upgraded to a Private Licence which will allow you to train for additional ratings.
The Recreational Pilot Permit program is divided into two separate related paths, ground school, and air instruction. Ground school will provide you with the required background knowledge and understandings to successfully pass the written examination, while the air instruction and solo practice will provide you with the skills required to succeed at the flight test.
A minimum age of sixteen (16) years old is required for a Recreational Pilot Permit. However, flight training can be started as early as fourteen (14) years of age, as that is the minimum age required to obtain a student pilot permit.