About The Program
Approved Mountain Course
Take your flying career to new heights!
You are already a Private or Commercial Pilot and ready for the next step.
JoinAir’s Approved Mountain Course will teach you the skills and techniques to safely work with some of the most demanding terrain in the world… the mountains of Canada! JoinAir prides themselves as being real mountain specialists, with long established roots and experience in the Canadian Mountains. We’ll be with you the whole way, from the mountain peak to the classroom.
JoinAir’s Approved Mountain Course is based on the best practices set out by the Helicopter Association of Canada (HAC) and is approved by the British Columbia Forest Service.
Required for Commercial Helicopter Pilots to fly for BC Wildfire Services.
- Current Private or Commercial Helicopter Pilot Licence (including current medical)
- Approximately 20 hours of Advanced Mountain Flight Hours
- 8 hours of ground instruction
Click here for our price list for the R44
This program does not require approval by the Private Training Institution Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training.)