Diploma of Aviation - Flight Instructor

Basair Australia Pty Ltd

This qualification is part of the Aviation Training Package. It reflects the roles of individuals delivering training and assessment services usually within aviation Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) or flight training organisations and is suitable preparation for those engaged in the delivery of training and assessment of competence in an aviation workplace context, as a component of a structured vocational education and training program. Flight instruction duties include applying technical and non-technical aviation and vocational skills and knowledge to a wide range of learners, operating conditions and aviation environments. Individuals working at this level apply knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy, judgement and defined responsibility in known or changing contexts 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: $28,310

Entry Requirements:

Certificate IV in Aviation (Commercial Pilot Helicopter Licence) or equivalent. Commercial or military pilot entrants to this qualification should check requirements with CASA or Defence Aviation for certification and/or flight hour requirements or be able to demonstrate equivalent competence.


16 units: 10 core; 6 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Conduct aeronautical knowledge training; Conduct flight training; Conduct flight review; Plan assessment activities and processes; Assess competence; Use training packages and accredited courses to meet client needs; plus more. Electives: Plan and conduct multi-crew cooperation training; Facilitate training in a synthetic environment; Conduct training for the issue of an endorsement; Operate a simulator; Implement aviation risk management processes; Participate in a quality audit; plus more.

Further information:

This qualification forms some of the requirements for certification as a flight instructor by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) as directed by Civil Aviation Safety Regulation (CASR) Part 61 Flight crew licensing. People seeking certification should check these requirements with CASA.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 01552D

Related Careers:

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Cessnock No info No Full time 3 months
Bankstown No info No Full time 3 months
Archerfield No info No Full time 3 months
Established in 1991, Basair Australia Pty Ltd is a Registered Training Organisation located at Bankstown Airport in Sydney. Basair provides training for candidates looking at a career as an airline pilot. Training is available for domestic and international students.

Provider CRICOS: 01552D

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