Float Rating Program

Float Rating Program (Sea Plane Endorsement)



What it costs: $6,025


Prerequisite: Commercial, Single IFR, Multi IFR, Advanced, or Professional Program, ESL (see the ESL - Aviation page)


Anti-requisite: None


What you get: The privilege to take off and land on water. Many countries around the world have cities that are easy to access from a lake, river, or sea. A float rating will allow you to take advantage of this method of transportation.


How Long it Takes: Students normally complete this program in 12 to 14 weeks


What is Included:


  • 15 hours of dual flight instruction
  • 15 hours of ground briefings and instruction
  • Seaplane written test
  • Seaplane flight test
  • All administrative fees
  • Books and materials