- Be at least 17 years of age
- Obtain an FAA Third Class Medical Certificate
- Be able to speak, read, write and understand the English Language.
- Be a U.S. citizen or apply through AFSP for foreign pilots.
- Pass the required practical test with an FAA Designated Examiner
Single Engine Sea:
- No specific hour requirement, assuming you already possess a Single Engine Land rating
- Train to proficiency in the maneuvers in the Airmen Certification Standards or Practical Test Standards
- Approximately 7-10 hours of Flight Training in a single engine seaplane
- Approximately 5 hours of ground instruction
- Rating may be accomplished in either the Piper J3 Cub or Piper PA-12 Super Cruiser