Course description:
In Australia we offer our international students a Diploma of Aviation (Commercial Pilot Licence – Aeroplane)
A commercial pilot license (CPL), is a type of pilot licence that permits the holder to act as a pilot of an aircraft and be paid for his/her work.
The basic requirements to obtain the license and the privileges it confers are agreed internationally by International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). According to ICAO, to be eligible for a commercial pilot license, the applicant must;
  1. be able to read, speak, write, and understand English
  2. already hold a private pilot license
  3. have received training in the areas of a commercial pilot
  4. successfully complete the relevant written exams.
This course includes both flight training and theory training – that means you will master the practical while engaged with the theoretical.
  • Flight training
  • Theory training
  • Training aircraft
You will complete a minimum of 150 hours flying which includes at least:
  • 70 hours as pilot in command
  • 20 hours cross country as pilot in command
  • 10 hours instrument flight time
52 weeks full time
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
Intake Dates & Locations
  •  Australia