Flight Training Simulators

Recipient: College of New Caledonia-Nechako
Amount: 16200
Date: 2011-01-27
Areas: Vanderhoof
Sectors: Capacity Building
Strategy: Community Infrastructure
Description: The College of New Caledonia (CNC) is establishing an Aviation Business Diploma program to train pilots for employment (and self-employment) in northern Canadian air charter operations. CNC has established an MOU with University of Fraser Valley, who will provide the curriculum, and another MOU with Guardian Aerospace to provide the air and ground flight training. NKDF approved funding assistance for the purchase of two Level 2 Flight Simulators to aid in the training of pilots for employment in northern Canadian air charter operations. The aim of the Aviation Business Diploma Program is to provide both flight and business training.

The Fraser Lake & Area Menshed Society we feel has been a great success, largely due to the grant for our shop addition from the NKDF. Without the grant we would not have had the courage to proceed with its...

~Fraser Lake & Area Menshed Society