(1) An applicant for an aerial application rating must:
(a) hold a commercial pilot licence or air transport pilot licence; and
(b) meet the requirements for the grant of at least one endorsement mentioned in Part 1 or 2 of table 61.1120; and
(c) have passed the flight test mentioned in the Part 61 Manual of Standards for the aerial application rating.
Note 1: For paragraph (a), paragraph (a) is satisfied if the applicant holds a certificate of validation of an overseas flight crew licence that is equivalent to a private pilot licence, commercial pilot licence or air transport pilot licence: see item 36 of Part 2 of the Dictionary.
Note 2: For paragraph (c), for the conduct of flight tests, see Division 61.B.4.
(2) Despite paragraph 61.245(1)(a), the flight test must be conducted in an aircraft.