Commercial Helicopter Pilot Licence

Want to become a commercial helicopter pilot? Our program offers you best training in Canada!

Read More

Private Licence Helicopter Training

Private Helicopter Pilot Licence

Interested in flying your own aircraft? The private licence grants the right to fly any helicopter for non-commercial purposes.

Read More

2 year diploma from Conestoga College

2 Year Conestoga College Diploma

The program is a collaboration between Conestoga College and Great Lakes Helicopter. Graduates will acquire a Commercial Helicopter Pilot's Licence as well as an Ontario College Diploma.

Read More

Helicopter Advanced Training

Additional Courses & Advanced Training

Specialty training programs and courses, on the ground and in the air for pilots.

Read More

Why train at Great Lakes Helicopter?  Over the past two years, 85% of our grads have found work in the helicopter industry!

Great Lakes Helicopter is a Transport Canada approved, Ontario Private Career College Flight School. We offer Helicopter Flight Training and Charters. Our operation is based at the Region of Waterloo International Airport, in Ontario, Canada. We are located between the cities of Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge and Guelph, and just minutes away from Toronto, Milton, Hamilton, Oakville, Burlington and Mississauga. The Region of Waterloo International Airport  is one of the best training airports in the country!

Managed and operated by reliable professionals, Great Lakes Helicopter has flourished into a successful helicopter operation. We pride ourselves on our safe, professional staff and well maintained helicopters. Great Lakes Helicopter offers training year-round and prepares some of the best helicopter pilots in the industry. We offer Commercial and Private Helicopter Training and accept International students.


Latest from the Blog

Mont Forest Fireworks Fest

July 15 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm July 16 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm 6th Annual Fireworks Festival at Mont Forest HELICOPTER RIDES: $50 per person or a group of 3... Read More

Get inspired by this history

I was born on September 17, 1962 in Brazil and this year my mother divorced my father and had to work in 3 jobs to support my brother and me. Our education was... Read More

Brantford Canada Day

July 01 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Brantford’s biggest celebration with free rock concert and amazing fireworks display to celebrate Canada Day 150. HELICOPTER RIDES: $50 per person or a group of... Read More

Kettle Point National Solidarity Day

June 21 @ 09:00 am to dusk Aboriginal Solidarity Day (National Aboriginal Day) The festivities in Kettle and Stony Point draw crowds from surrounding First Nations and local communities with special events like the fireworks... Read More