This course prepares students for a career as a commercial pilot. This degree will provide students with the knowledge, skills and experience to satisfy requirements for a Commercial Pilot Licence and Command Instrument Rating. To gain the flight training required to become a commercial pilot students will need to also complete the Graduate Diploma of Aviation (Flight Operations). For more course information, visit Associate Degree of Aviation (Flight Operations).
Students are required to gain a “Class 1” medical certificate at their expense during the first term of their studies. Students are also required to obtain at their expense a Student Pilot Licence and Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC). To gain the flight training required to become a commercial pilot, students must complete the Graduate Diploma of Aviation (Flight Operations). All practical flight training components after students’ first solo flight are delivered in the Graduate Diploma of Aviation (Flight Operations). Applications for the graduate diploma are direct to the University. Compulsory residential schools will be required for the laboratory and presentation components in certain units.
For additional information about the admissions criteria for CQUniversity and for this course, refer to CQUniversity’s website.
Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years
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2 years External or 4 years External