Diploma of Aviation - Commercial Pilot Licence - Helicopter

Aeropower Pty Ltd

This qualification is part of the Aviation Training Package. It reflects the roles of flight crew personnel performing normal and emergency commercial pilot duties in support of commercial or Defence aviation flight operations. Flight crew duties include applying technical and non-technical aviation skills and knowledge to a wide range of air transport operations, including passenger, charter and cargo operations. Individuals working at this level will apply knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy, judgement and defined responsibility in known or changing contexts and within broad but established parameters. Use for Defence Aviation is to be in accordance with relevant Defence Orders, Instructions, Publications and Regulations.

Course Fee:

International: $60,691

Entry Requirements:

Meet requirements with CASA or Defence Aviation for specific pilot entry standards


30 units: 29 core; 1 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Taxi helicopter; Take off helicopter and approach to hover; Manage aircraft fuel; Execute advanced helicopter manoeuvres and procedures; Operate in controlled airspace; Operate aircraft using aircraft flight instruments; Manage pre- and post-flight actions; Navigate aircraft under visual flight rules; Licence to operate a commercial helicopter; Operate in Class G airspace; Apply the principles of civil air law to aviation operations; Operate at non-towered aerodromes; plus more and electives.

Further information:

Additional requirements must be fulfilled in line with the current Civil Aviation Safety Regulations before a licence will be issued. People seeking certification should check these requirements with CASA.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 03250B

Related Careers:

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Rothwell No info No Full time
Rothwell No info No Part time
Rothwell No info No
Established in 1991, Aeropower Pty Ltd is a Registered Training Organisation. which undertakes airborne power line construction and maintenance services. They specialise in both energised and de-energised power line asset management services. Aeropower also maintains a helicopter flying school for private and commercial students wishing to obtain or just maintain their helicopter license. Aeropower also undertake night flight training and also support the NAFC and NSW Fires Service with extensive helicopter experience.

Provider CRICOS: 03250B

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