In Australia we offer our international students a Diploma of Aviation (Commercial Pilot Licence – Aeroplane) as the quickest and most direct route to a career in aviation. This intensive course is approved by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) and has been designed in conjunction with industry to ensure that upon completion you will be equipped with the skills and knowledge you need to fly as a professional pilot. Pilots with a Diploma of Aviation (Commercial Pilot Licence – Aeroplane) work in a diverse range of industry sectors – from agriculture and tourism to aerial surveillance and passenger transport.

This course includes both flight training and theory training – that means you will master the practical while engaged with the theoretical.

* Course Code: AVI50215 | CRICOS Course Code: 091753E CRICOS Provider Code: 00296A | RTO Code: 31633 | Airways Aviation Education Pty Ltd T/A Airways Aviation


52 weeks full time


$75,410 - $76,632

Entry Requirements

  • 17 years of age upon enrolment, 18 years of age to sit a flight test
  • international students:
    • a pass in an International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with an overall grade of 6.0 or equivalent; or
    • completion of Year 12 English at an Australian school or college, or equivalent

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