Private Pilot Flight Test Standards… http://www.tc.gc.ca/eng/civilaviation/publications/tp13723-menu-2494.htm
Commercial Pilot Flight Test Standards… http://www.tc.gc.ca/eng/civilaviation/publications/tp13462-menu-2309.htm
All Vital Aviation’s courses meet Transport Canada requirements.
Weather and flight planning information for pilots… www.flightplanning.navcanada.ca
Canadian Owners and Pilots Association (COPA)
COPA (http://www.copanational.org/) is a community of pilots and aviation enthusiasts that provides information and puts on events for the private aviation community of private aircraft owners and pilots in Canada.
Vital has been operating out of CYCD (http://www.nanaimoairport.com/) since 1990. It is a Class E airport, with a Flight Service Station providing traffic & weather advisories to pilots.