Southern Cross University and Airways Aviation have teamed up to offer you a university qualification with the addition of a fully accredited CASA Commercial Pilot Licence.

Applications for this course are to be processed directly through Southern Cross University. Please click here for further details.

 

Get a university qualification with Southern Cross University

Bachelor of Business

Southern Cross University’s Bachelor of Business is designed to teach students the critical reasoning, communication and professional skills required in contemporary business settings. Students gain a broad understanding of business principles through the core units, and develop specialised skills in the aviation management major.

Aviation Management Major*

  • Organisational Stakeholder Management
  • Services Marketing
  • Consumer Behaviour
  • Aviation Management
  • International Tourism Destinations
  • Competitive Strategy
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Sustainable Business Management

*Please note specific units are subject to change.

Location: Southern Cross University Gold Coast
CRICOS: 089780J
Start: February or July
Duration: 3 years
Units: 24*
Annual Tuition Fee: (2017) $20,560**

*8 units of advanced standing will be granted on successful completion of the Diploma of Aviation.

**Tuition fees are in Australia dollars, are correct at time of publishing (2017) and subject to change. Annual tuition fee is based on completing 8 units per year. Students are required to pay Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) for the duration of their visa in advance. There are also additional indicative non-tuition fees of $1000 to cover textbooks, stationery and sundry costs.

Become a qualified commercial pilot with Airways Aviation

The Airways Aviation Diploma of Aviation (Commercial Pilot Licence – Aeroplane) and Diploma of Aviation (Instrument Rating) is approved by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) and has been designed in conjunction with industry experts.

Upon completion graduates have the skills and knowledge needed to fly as a professional pilot. The Airways Aviation Diploma of Aviation (CPL) comprises three pilot licence types issued as students achieve the required level of skill:

  1. Recreational Pilot Licence (RPL)
  2. Private Pilot Licence (PPL)
  3. Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL)

Our Diploma of Aviation (IR) offers advanced flight training conducted on a multi-engine class aeroplane.

A double diploma in flight training

A minimum of 190 hours flying including at least:

  • 70 hours as pilot in command
  • 20 hours cross country as pilot in command
  • 10 hours instrument flight time
  • 10 hours dual instrument in-flight
  • 5 hours night flight including 1 hour solo circuits

Diploma of Aviation (Commercial Pilot Licence – Aeroplane)

Location: Airways Aviation Gold Coast
CRICOS Course Code: 091753E
VET National Code: AVI50215
Duration: 52 weeks*
*Recognised prior learning may reduce the duration.

Diploma of Aviation (Instrument Rating)

Location: Airways Aviation Gold Coast
CRICOS Course Code: 089856E
VET National Code: AVI50415
Duration: 16 weeks

Southern Cross University

Get a university qualification with Southern Cross University

Bachelor of Business

Southern Cross University’s Bachelor of Business is designed to teach students the critical reasoning, communication and professional skills required in contemporary business settings. Students gain a broad understanding of business principles through the core units, and develop specialised skills in the aviation management major.

Aviation Management Major*

  • Organisational Stakeholder Management
  • Services Marketing
  • Consumer Behaviour
  • Aviation Management
  • International Tourism Destinations
  • Competitive Strategy
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Sustainable Business Management

*Please note specific units are subject to change.

Location: Southern Cross University Gold Coast
CRICOS: 089780J
Start: February or July
Duration: 3 years
Units: 24*
Annual Tuition Fee: (2017) $20,560**

*8 units of advanced standing will be granted on successful completion of the Diploma of Aviation.

**Tuition fees are in Australia dollars, are correct at time of publishing (2017) and subject to change. Annual tuition fee is based on completing 8 units per year. Students are required to pay Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) for the duration of their visa in advance. There are also additional indicative non-tuition fees of $1000 to cover textbooks, stationery and sundry costs.

Airways Aviation

Become a qualified commercial pilot with Airways Aviation

The Airways Aviation Diploma of Aviation (Commercial Pilot Licence – Aeroplane) and Diploma of Aviation (Instrument Rating) is approved by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) and has been designed in conjunction with industry experts.

Upon completion graduates have the skills and knowledge needed to fly as a professional pilot. The Airways Aviation Diploma of Aviation (CPL) comprises three pilot licence types issued as students achieve the required level of skill:

  1. Recreational Pilot Licence (RPL)
  2. Private Pilot Licence (PPL)
  3. Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL)

Our Diploma of Aviation (IR) offers advanced flight training conducted on a multi-engine class aeroplane.

A double diploma in flight training

A minimum of 190 hours flying including at least:

  • 70 hours as pilot in command
  • 20 hours cross country as pilot in command
  • 10 hours instrument flight time
  • 10 hours dual instrument in-flight
  • 5 hours night flight including 1 hour solo circuits

Diploma of Aviation (Commercial Pilot Licence – Aeroplane)

Location: Airways Aviation Gold Coast
CRICOS Course Code: 091753E
VET National Code: AVI50215
Duration: 52 weeks*
*Recognised prior learning may reduce the duration.

Diploma of Aviation (Instrument Rating)

Location: Airways Aviation Gold Coast
CRICOS Course Code: 089856E
VET National Code: AVI50415
Duration: 16 weeks

Southern Cross University CRICOS Provider: 01241G
Airways Aviation Education Pty Ltd t/a Airways Aviation CRICOS Provider: 00296A

Duration

3 Years

Price

$99,596
(excludes SCU tuition fee)

Entry Requirements

  • Qualification equivalent to an Australian Year 12, with the required entry grade
  • English language comparable to Academic IELTS 6.0 with no band less than 5.5

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