Recommended Study Material

  • Sample Examination for Private Pilot Licence (TP 13014E)
  • Student Pilot Permit or Private Pilot Licence for Foreign and Military Applicants, Air Regulations (PSTAR) (TP 11919E)
  • When in Doubt...Small and Large Aircraft - Aircraft Critical Surface Contamination Training (TP 10643E)
  • Air Command Weather Manual (TP 9352E)
  • Air Command Weather Manual (Supplement) (TP 9353E)
  • Flight Training Manual
  • Human Factors for Aviation - Basic Handbook (TP 12863E)
  • Aeronautical Information Manual (TC AIM) (TP 14371E )
  • Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs)
  • VFR Navigation Charts (VNC) / VFR Terminal Area Charts (VTA)
  • Canada Flight Supplement (CFS)

The Study Guide (RIC-21) for the Radiotelephone Operator's Restricted Certificate (Aeronautical) is available free of charge from district offices of Industry Canada - Examination and Radio Licensing (

Information on textbooks and other publications producedby commercial publishers can be obtained through local flying training organizations, bookstores and similar sources.