We are here to assist you as you prepare your application with your proof of English language proficiency. International applicants should apply at least four months prior to the program start date to ensure there is sufficient time to obtain a study permit/student visa.
International applicants must be 18 years old when you submit your application.
All applicants for whom English is not their first language and/or coming from countries where English is not an official language must have IELTS 6.0 (Academic)
Must be able to obtain a Canadian aviation medical certificate.
How to Apply
We encourage applicants to apply at least four months prior the program start date to ensure to obtain a study permit/student visa and secure a seat.
The application must be received before the deadline.
Complete the online student application form.
Ensure you pay $300 CAD non-refundable application fee after you passed your language proficiency test. We are unable to process applications that do not pay the fee.
If it has been more than one year since you first applied to Lakeside Flight School, you must complete a new online application form and pay the application fee.
Accept your offer
Once we reach an admissions decision, you will receive an email with an official Letter of Acceptance (Needed for study permit/student visa application) or a notice of refusal. Please note, all letters of acceptance and receipts are emailed as PDF documents.
If your offer is expired, you’ll have to contact Lakeside Flight School by Interlake Aviation International Admissions to find out if there are still seats available in the program. If we don’t have room in the program, ask to be placed on the next term.
Apply for Study Permit/Visa
Once you receive the official LOA letter, you may apply for a student permit/student visa from the Canadian Embassy or consulate.
Some countries require a student permit and a visa.
Note: the application process could take between two to four months
As soon as you receive your study permit/student visa, you need to contact us immediately, remember to include your name, program and a copy of your study permit approval in your email. If you are experiencing delays with your study permit, it is very important to email us and let us know.