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Cirrus Training Center

Your Cirrus Training Specialists
Professional Flight Centre is proud to be the only Cirrus Training Center in entire Canada. We offer primary and advanced flight training including Instrument Ratings in SR20 aircraft as well as transition training for students who are wanting to fly a more technologically advanced aircraft. For current Cirrus owners we also offer re-current training in your airplane with one of our Cirrus qualified instructors. Our Cirrus Instructors will tailor your flight instruction to fit your specific needs – whether you’re looking to expand your flying experiences or learn to fly a new aircraft.

Cirrus aircrafts are the world’s first choice of general aviation aircraft. Features such as advanced composite technology, state of the art avionics, unparalleled safety features, ease of operation, and speed have made the Cirrus the best selling airplane in its class.

TRAINING PROGRAMS

Cirrus Training Center uses revolutionary training material developed by Cirrus Aircraft to make your flying experience efficient, safe, and most importantly, enjoyable. As a student in a Cirrus aircraft, you will be enrolled in the Cirrus Learning portal, which will give you access to modern training videos, online simulators, aircraft systems presentations, and exams to increase your proficiency. You will work directly with a Cirrus Standardized Instructor Pilot, who will guide you through the training material to make you a safe and proficient aviator.

Basic Transition Training

Cirrus Transition course is designed for licensed pilots who wish to fly a Cirrus aircraft. The course focuses on mastering aircraft control, engine management, use of avionics, use of autopilot, and important emergency/abnormal situations in VFR conditions. Completing the Transition Training course satisfies most insurance requirements or aircraft checkout procedures for pilots new to Cirrus aircraft.

Advanced Transition Training

Maximize the aircraft’s utility by completing the Advanced Transition Training course. The Advanced Transition course is designed for pilots who hold an instrument rating. The course includes all the Basic Transition course work as well as IFR competency tasks. The minimum completion time is 8 hours of flight time with ground school and home study with a course average of 12 hours of flight time.

Cirrus Perspective Transition Training

The Perspective transition course, designed for experienced Cirrus pilots upgrading into Cirrus Perspective, focuses on the skills and knowledge to operate the Cirrus Perspective avionics suite and upgraded electrical system. Rehearse basic programming tasks using the avionics procedure trainer and simulator before mastering tasks in the aircraft. The focal points of the course are VFR flight planning, communication control, PFD setup and controls, MFD page navigation and controls, autopilot usage, reversionary mode control.

Airframe / Power Plant Upgrade

The Airframe / Power Plant Upgrade course is a great course for Cirrus pilots upgrading into a Turbo or Turbo-normalized Cirrus. Learn need-to-know engine management techniques that are critical for engine longevity and the ins and outs of high altitude flight planning, use of supplemental oxygen, high altitude weather, physiological concerns, and emergency procedures.

Group 3 Instrument Ratings

The Group 3 Instrument Rating allows the pilot to fly all single engine non high performance aircraft in Instrument Meteorological Conditions under Instrument Flight Rules. Cirrus SR20 is the perfect modern aircraft for IFR training with its all-digital automatic flight control system.

CPL Cross-Country Time Building

With a faster cruise speed and modern cockpit, Cirrus SR20 is also an excellent choice for those looking to build time by ‘cross-country’ flying.

To start your flight training today Contact us at 604-952-4635