Diploma of Aviation

Diploma of Aviation - AVI50219 (Commercial Pilot Licence - Aeroplane) and Diploma of Aviation - AVI50519 (Instrument Rating)

At the successful completion of this course, student will hold a CPL and MECIR. Further, they will have had the opportunity to build significant Instrument Command flight time during training - improving their job prospects immediately following graduation, particularly in the charter industry.

Qualifications obtained

  • Private Pilot Licence
  • Commercial Pilot Aeroplane Licence
  • RT Radio Telephone Operator Licence
  • Diploma qualification
  • Multi engine rating
  • Command Instrument Rating training (including night) – simulator and flight training course

The Pre-Requisites for the course are;

  • A current Class 1 Australian Medical
  • Unless secondary school has been completed in Australia, an IELTS overall score of 6.5, with no sub-score less than 6.0 (academic assessment)
  • At least 18 years of age
  • Successfully completed Year 12 (applicants will be required to provide a Senior Secondary Certificate of Education) or successfully completed a Vocational or Higher Education qualification of at least a Certificate IV Australian Qualification
Stage Aircraft Flying Time
Dual Solo Sim Theory Total Total Course Tuition Fee
Diploma of Aviation
  • Beechcraft Duchess
  • Beechcraft Baron
26.5 3 22 96 147.5

$39,395

Courses Aircraft Hours Tuition Fee
BAA 310d - Multi Engine Endorsement $11,685.50
Dual Beechcraft Duchess 8.5
ME Briefings N/A 13
SIM N/A 6
BAA 311 - Ground Theory 4 (IREX) $3,000.00
Theory N/A 60
BAA 312 - Simulator Training $5,370.00
SIM Briefings N/A 13
SIM N/A 16
BAA 313d - Instrument Flights $17,848.00
Dual Beechcraft Duchess 18
ME CIR - Briefings N/A 10
BAA 399d - IFR Flight Test $1,491.00
Command Beechcraft Duchess 3
Diploma of Aviation - Combined Package
  • Cessna 152
  • Redbird
  • Warrior
  • Arrow
105.5 115 10 198 428.5

$105,725

Courses Aircraft Hours Tuition Fee
BAA 001c - RPL Part 1 (Pre Solo) $7,478.50
Dual Cessna 152 14.5
Command Cessna 152 3.5
BAA 002c - RPL Part 2 (A/C Handling) $8,783.00
Dual Cessna 152 12
Command Cessna 152 6.5
SIM Redbird 3
BAA 099c - RPL Flight Test $484.00
Command Cessna 152 2
BAA 101w - PPL Part 1 (Pre NAV Solo) $6,400.00
Dual Warrior 10.5
SIM Redbird 5
BAA 102w - PPL Part 2 (CTA) $10,423.00
Dual Warrior 11
Command Warrior 10
BAA 199w - PPL Flight Test $1,043.00
Command Warrior 3.5
BAA 201 - Ground Theory 1 $3,000.00
Theory N/A 60
BAA 202c - Navigation 1 $9,260.00
Command Cessna 152 30
BAA 203 - Ground Theory 2 $3,000.00
Theory N/A 60
BAA 204w - NVFR $8,961.00
Dual ( Night) Warrior 10
Command ( Night) Warrior 9.5
NVFR - Briefings N/A 7
BAA 205 - Ground Theory 3 $3,000.00
Theory N/A 60
BAA 206a - Aircraft Systems $20,753.00
CPL - Briefings N/A 10
Dual Arrow 22
Command Arrow 10
SIM N/A 2
BAS 299a - CPL Flight Test $3,548.00
Ground Component N/A 1
Dual Arrow 4
BAA 710c - Additional Indian requirements $10,525.00
Dual Cessna 152 13.5
Command Cessna 152 20
BAA 711c - Indian recency requirements $9,066.00
Dual (Night) Cessna 152 2
Dual Cessna 152 6
Command (Night) Cessna 152 5
Command Cessna 152 15
Total 132 118 32 294 576 $145,119
Diploma of Aviation
  • Beechcraft Baron
  • Beechcraft Duchess
26.5 3 22 96 147.5

$46,631

Courses Aircraft Hours Tuition Fee
BAA 310d - Multi Engine Endorsement $13,419.50
Dual Beechcraft Baron 8.5
ME Briefings N/A 13
SIM N/A 6
BAA 311 - Ground Theory 4 (IREX) $3,000.00
Theory N/A 60
BAA 312 - Simulator Training $5,370.00
SIM Briefings N/A 13
SIM N/A 16
BAA 313d - Instrument Flights $22,741.50
Dual Beechcraft Duchess 18
ME CIR - Briefings N/A 10
BAA 399d - IFR Flight Test $2,100.00
Command Beechcraft Baron 3
Diploma of Aviation - Combined Package
  • Warrior
  • Redbird
  • Archer
  • Cessna 152
  • Cessna 206
  • Arrow
97.5 95 10 198 400.5

$110,754

Courses Aircraft Hours Tuition Fee
BAA 001c - RPL Part 1 (Pre Solo) $8,443.00
Dual Warrior 14.5
Command Warrior 3.5
BAA 002c - RPL Part 2 (A/C Handling) $9,783.00
Dual Warrior 12
Command Warrior 6.5
SIM Redbird 3
BAA 099c - RPL Flight Test $596.00
Command Warrior 2
BAA 101w - PPL Part 1 (Pre NAV Solo) $6,977.50
Dual Archer 10.5
SIM Redbird 5
BAA 102w - PPL Part 2 (CTA) $11,528.00
Dual Archer 11
Command Archer 10
BAA 199w - PPL Flight Test $1,218.00
Command Archer 3.5
BAA 201 - Ground Theory 1 $3,000.00
Theory N/A 60
BAA 202c - Navigation 1 $9,260.00
Command Cessna 152 30
BAA 203 - Ground Theory 2 $3,000.00
Theory N/A 60
BAA 204w - NVFR $9,986.00
Dual ( Night) Archer 10
Command ( Night) Archer 9.5
NVFR - Briefings N/A 7
BAA 205 - Ground Theory 3 $3,000.00
Theory N/A 60
BAA 206a - Aircraft Systems $23,599.00
CPL - Briefings N/A 10
Dual Cessna 206 22
Command Cessna 206 10
SIM N/A 2
BAS 299a - CPL Flight Test $3,548.00
Ground Component N/A 1
Dual Arrow 4
BAA 710c - Additional Indian requirements $10,525.00
Dual Cessna 152 13.5
Command Cessna 152 20
BAA 711c - Indian recency requirements $6,290.00
Dual (Night) Cessna 152 2
Dual Cessna 152 6
Command (Night) Cessna 152 5
Command Cessna 152 15
Total 124 98 32 294 548 $157,385
Diploma of Aviation
  • Seminole
  • Beechcraft Duchess
  • Beechcraft Baron
33 3 22 96 154

$51,968

Courses Aircraft Hours Tuition Fee
BAA 310d - Multi Engine Endorsement $13,419.50
Dual Seminole 8.5
ME Briefings N/A 13
SIM N/A 6
BAA 311 - Ground Theory 4 (IREX) $3,000.00
Theory N/A 60
BAA 312 - Simulator Training $5,370.00
SIM Briefings N/A 13
SIM N/A 16
BAA 313d - Instrument Flights $28,078.00
Dual Beechcraft Duchess 18
ME CIR - Briefings N/A 10
BAA 399d - IFR Flight Test $2,100.00
Command Beechcraft Baron 3
Diploma of Aviation - Combined Package
  • Archer
  • Redbird
  • Warrior
  • Seminole
  • Arrow
  • Cessna 152
97.5 95 10 198 400.5

$121,313

Courses Aircraft Hours Tuition Fee
BAA 001c - RPL Part 1 (Pre Solo) $9,415.50
Dual Archer 14.5
Command Archer 3.5
BAA 002c - RPL Part 2 (A/C Handling) $10,768.00
Dual Archer 12
Command Archer 6.5
SIM Redbird 3
BAA 099c - RPL Flight Test $696.00
Command Archer 2
BAA 101w - PPL Part 1 (Pre NAV Solo) $6,977.50
Dual Archer 10.5
SIM Redbird 5
BAA 102w - PPL Part 2 (CTA) $11,528.00
Dual Archer 11
Command Archer 10
BAA 199w - PPL Flight Test $1,218.00
Command Archer 3.5
BAA 201 - Ground Theory 1 $3,000.00
Theory N/A 60
BAA 202c - Navigation 1 $10,940.00
Command Warrior 30
BAA 203 - Ground Theory 2 $3,000.00
Theory N/A 60
BAA 204w - NVFR $9,986.00
Dual ( Night) Archer 10
Command ( Night) Archer 9.5
NVFR - Briefings N/A 7
BAA 205 - Ground Theory 3 $3,000.00
Theory N/A 60
BAA 206a - Aircraft Systems $30,421.00
CPL - Briefings N/A 10
Dual Seminole 22
Command Seminole 10
SIM N/A 2
BAS 299a - CPL Flight Test $3,548.00
Ground Component N/A 1
Dual Arrow 4
BAA 710c - Additional Indian requirements $10,525.00
Dual Cessna 152 13.5
Command Cessna 152 20
BAA 711c - Indian recency requirements $6,290.00
Dual (Night) Cessna 152 2
Dual Cessna 152 6
Command (Night) Cessna 152 5
Command Cessna 152 15
Total 130.5 98 32 294 554.5 $173,281
Diploma of Aviation
    26.5 3 22 96 147.5

    $39,395

    Courses Aircraft Hours Tuition Fee
    BAA 310d - Multi Engine Endorsement
    $11,685.50
    Dual Beechcraft Duchess 8.5
    ME Briefings N/A 13
    SIM N/A 6
    BAA 311 - Ground Theory 4 (IREX) N/A $3,000.00
    Theory N/A 60
    BAA 312 - Simulator Training N/A $5,370.00
    SIM Briefings N/A 13
    SIM N/A 16
    BAA 313d - Instrument Flights
    $17,848.00
    Dual Beechcraft Duchess 18
    ME CIR - Briefings N/A 10
    BAA 399d - IFR Flight Test
    $1,491.00
    Command Beechcraft Duchess 3
    Diploma of Aviation - Combined Package
      105.5 115 10 198 428.5

      $105,725

      Courses Aircraft Hours Tuition Fee
      BAA 001c - RPL Part 1 (Pre Solo)
      $7,478.50
      Dual Cessna 152 14.5
      Command Cessna 152 3.5
      BAA 002c - RPL Part 2 (A/C Handling)
      $8,783.00
      Dual Cessna 152 12
      Command Cessna 152 6.5
      SIM Redbird 3
      BAA 099c - RPL Flight Test
      $484.00
      Command Cessna 152 2
      BAA 101w - PPL Part 1 (Pre NAV Solo)
      $6,400.00
      Dual Warrior 10.5
      SIM Redbird 5
      BAA 102w - PPL Part 2 (CTA)
      $10,423.00
      Dual Warrior 11
      Command Warrior 10
      BAA 199w - PPL Flight Test
      $1,043.00
      Command Warrior 3.5
      BAA 201 - Ground Theory 1 N/A $3,000.00
      Theory N/A 60
      BAA 202c - Navigation 1
      $9,260.00
      Command Cessna 152 30
      BAA 203 - Ground Theory 2 N/A $3,000.00
      Theory N/A 60
      BAA 204w - NVFR
      $8,961.00
      Dual ( Night) Warrior 10
      Command ( Night) Warrior 9.5
      NVFR - Briefings N/A 7
      BAA 205 - Ground Theory 3 N/A $3,000.00
      Theory N/A 60
      BAA 206a - Aircraft Systems
      $20,753.00
      CPL - Briefings N/A 10
      Dual Arrow 22
      Command Arrow 10
      SIM N/A 2
      BAS 299a - CPL Flight Test
      $3,548.00
      Ground Component N/A 1
      Dual Arrow 4
      BAA 710c - Additional Indian requirements
      $10,525.00
      Dual Cessna 152 13.5
      Command Cessna 152 20
      BAA 711c - Indian recency requirements
      $9,066.00
      Dual (Night) Cessna 152 2
      Dual Cessna 152 6
      Command (Night) Cessna 152 5
      Command Cessna 152 15
      Total 132 118 32 294 576 $145,119
      Start date
      04 Jan 2021
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      Start date
      04 Jan 2021
      01 Feb 2021
      01 Mar 2021
      29 Mar 2021
      26 Apr 2021
      24 May 2021
      05 Jul 2021
      02 Aug 2021
      30 Aug 2021
      27 Sep 2021
      25 Oct 2021
      22 Nov 2021
      Start date
      01 Feb 2021
      26 Apr 2021
      02 Aug 2021
      25 Sep 2021
      Core Units

      To gain the Certificate IV in Aviation (Commercial Pilot Licence) a successful assessment outcome for the following 15 core units must be achieved:

      AVIE4001B

      Maintain Aircraft Radio Communications

      AVIF4001B

      Manage Human Factors in Aircraft Flight

      AVIH4001B

      Navigate Aircraft - VFR

      AVII4012B

      Manage Aircraft Passengers and Cargo

      AVIW4001B

      Manage Pre and Post Flight Actions

      AVIY4001B

      Control Aeroplane on the Ground

      AVIY4002B

      Take-Off Aeroplane

      AVIY4003B

      Control Aeroplane in Normal Flight

      AVIY4004B

      Land Aeroplane

      AVIY4005B

      Execute Advanced Aircraft Manoeuvres and Procedures

      AVIY4006B

      Manage Abnormal Aeroplane Flight Situations

      AVIY4007B

      Manage Aircraft Fuel

      AVIY4008B

      Control Aeroplane Solely by Reference to Full Instrument Panel

      AVIY4009B

      Control Aeroplane Solely by Reference to Limited Instrument Panel

      AVIZ4001B

      Manage Situation Awareness in Aircraft Flight


      Core Units

      To gain the Diploma of Aviation (IFO) a successful assessment outcome for a total of at least 9 units must be achieved, comprising of:

      • 8 core units listed below, plus;
      • At least 1 of the elective units listed below’
      An optional units list is also provided so as to allow organisations the flexibility to meet specific needs beyond the mandatory 9 units which make up the qualification.

      AVIH5016A

      Plan a Flight Under Instrument Flight Rules (IFR)

      AVIH5017A

      Navigate Aircraft - IFR

      AVIW5018A

      Operate and Manage Aircraft Systems

      AVIY5020A

      Conduct Full Instrument Panel Manoeuvres

      AVIY5021A

      Conduct Limited Instrument Panel Manoeuvres

      AVIY5025A

      Perform an Instrument Arrival

      AVIY5027A

      Perform Instrument Departure - Non Published Procedure

      AVIY5033A

      Perform Visual Circling Approach


      Elective Units

      AVIY5034A

      Perform Non-Directional Beacon (NDB) Instrument Approach

      AVIY5035A

      Perform VHF Omni-Directional Radio Range (VOR) Instrument Approach


      Optional Units

      AVIY5023A

      Operate Multi-Engine Fixed Wing Aeroplane

      AVIY5026A

      Perform Standard Arrival Route (STAR)

      AVIY5028A

      Perform Instrument Departure - Published Procedures (SID/SRD)

      AVIY5036A

      Perform Instrument Landing System (ILS) Instrument Approach

      AVIY5034A

      Perform Distance Measuring Equipment (DME) / Global Positioning System Arrival

      AVIY5038A

      Perform Global Positioning System (GPS) / Non-Precision Approach (NPA)

      What’s Included in Course Fee

      • Flight training
        • Dual training
        • Solo training
        • Aircraft hire
        • Simulator training
      • Fuel
      • Pre flight briefings
      • Post flight de-briefings
      • Theory courses

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