Upcoming Seminars

Ontario Region – Air Transportation

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Upcoming Transport Canada Civil Aviation Safety Seminars in Ontario

Attendees will qualify for the 2-year recency requirement as per CAR 421.05(2)(b).

For further information, please contact Will Boles (Civil Aviation Safety Inspector, Standards & Coordination) at (416) 952-3858 or will.boles@tc.gc.ca.

These seminars are free.

Check back here for other topics to be offered on the following dates and times at the following locations:

  • April 20, 2016 – Down But Not Out! How to Prepare for Your Next Flight

    3rd Floor Auditorium, 4900 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON M2N 6A5. The seminar will run from 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
    Please bring photo identification with you for entry into the building.

    Join us for an educational evening with a Search and Rescue Technician (SARTech). Sergeant Dan Leger (C.F.B. Trenton 424 Search and Rescue Squadron) shares survival tips and techniques for making an unplanned, off-airport landing. Learn what you can do to help searchers spot you and facilitate your rescue. You'll also learn what you should do while waiting for the searchers to arrive. Discover what items you should carry on-board your aircraft and where they should be stored, as well as what items you should personally be carrying in your possession when taking to the skies. Get prepared and learn how you can be an ideal search target!

An Evening with the Canadian Military

Join us as speakers from the Canadian Mission Control Centre (CMCC), Joint Rescue Co-ordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton and 424 Squadron provide information on a number of topics including the Canadian Beacon Registry, CMCC and Cospas-Sarsat, JRCC Trenton, rescue co-ordination, search and rescue (SAR) missions and safety.

May 9 Canadore College North Bay Airport (CYYB) 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. COPA Flight 23
May 10 Timmins Northern College, Porcupine campus  Highway 101 E (South Porcupine On P0N 1H0 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. COPA Flight 41
May 11 Sault Ste Marie Canadian Bushplane Heritage Centre, Ranger Theater, 50 Pim Street, Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 3G4 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. COPA Flight 66
May 12 Sudbury Royal Canadian Legion Hall 2200 Long Lake Road, Sudbury, ON P3E 5H1 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. COPA Flight 13

2016 Transport Canada Safety Seminar – “So You Think You're Smarter Than A Student Pilot?”

Whether you're a student pilot or a licensed pilot who has been flying over 50 years this interactive presentation will challenge you on some of the basic questions and knowledge you may have forgotten regarding your next flight. Are you up for the challenge?

April 6

LCVI High School 230 Kent St. W. Cafeteria Lindsay, ON

7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Kawatha Lakes Flying Club

April 13

Navy Club 1420 Lougar St.

Sarnia, ON M7A 5N4

7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

COPA Flight 7

April 16

National Air Force Museum

220 RCAF Road, Trenton, ON K0K 3W0

10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Oak Hills Flying Club

April 24

Hanover Rust Remover

Hanover/Saugeen Airport (CYHS)

10:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m

COPA Flight 54

April 30

Lake Central Air Service, 1016 Sabre Lane, Muskoka Airport (CYQA)

10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Muskoka Flying Club

May 7

Cornwall Airport (CYCC)

10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Cornwall Flying Club

COPA Flight 59

May 18

Royal Canadian Air Force Association 420 Wing, 
1000 Stevenson Road North, Oshawa, ON L1J 5P5.

Oshawa Airport (CYOO)

7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

COPA Flight 70

May 28

Chatham Kent Airport (CYCK)

10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m

Kent Flying Machine

RAA Chapter 4975

An Afternoon with Civil Aviation Medicine

A potpourri of medical topics of interest to pilots, presented by Dr. Jim Pfaff, former fighter pilot, flight surgeon, long standing Regional Aviation Medical Officer for Transport Canada Ontario Region and Senior Consultant, Policy and Programs, Civil Aviation Medicine.

 April 30 Lake Central, Muskoka Airport (CYQA) 13:00 a.m. to 14:15 p.m. Muskoka Flying Club
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