Commercial Drone Pilot Licencing Program

Certificate III in Aviation (Remote Pilot – Visual Line of Sight) | Diploma of Aviation (Aviation Management)

VET NATIONAL CODE: AVI30316 | AVI50119

Total Duration

80 Weeks

(68 weeks Tuition + 12 weeks Break)

Location

NSW | QLD Campuses (AIBT)

Pricing

Off-Shore Int Student: $18,000 *

On-Shore Student Visa Holder: $17,000 *

Domestic Student: Please contact Ace Aviation (aaa.edu.au)

*Total Materials Fee $1,000

THIS PROGRAM CONSISTS OF:

Remote Pilot Licence (RePL) valued at $2,295

Certificate III in Aviation Remote Pilot – Visual Line of Sight (AVI30316)

This qualification is relevant to individuals operating remotely piloted aircraft systems (RPAS) within visual line of sight (VLOS), below 400 feet above ground level (AGL), in day visual meteorological conditions (VMC), outside of controlled airspace, greater than 3 nautical miles from an aerodrome, outside of populous areas.

Remote pilot duties include applying technical and non-technical aviation skills and knowledge within RPAS operational environments.

This qualification forms some of the requirements for certification by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) as described in Civil Aviation Safety Regulation (CASR) Part 101 Division 101.F.3 Certification of UAV controllers.

Civil and military personnel seeking certification as remote pilots should check requirements with CASA.

Use for Defence Aviation is to be in accordance with relevant Defence Orders, Instructions, Publications and Regulations.

Diploma of Aviation – (Aviation Management) (AVI50616)

This qualification reflects the role of individuals operating at a senior level who use substantial industry knowledge and wide-ranging, specialised managerial skills. They operate independently, take responsibility for others and make a range of strategic business decisions.

Aviation management duties include applying technical and non-technical aviation skills and knowledge in support of a wide range of aerodrome and air transport operations, including passenger, charter, cargo, emergency service and government operations.

Individuals working at this level will apply knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy, judgement and defined responsibility in known or changing contexts within broad but established parameters.

Important – Pre-Enrolment Information:

Prior to enrolment, it is a mandatory requirement for students to complete a Student Pre-Enrolment Form and have a consultation with our Enrolments Team, Sales Manager or Sales Agent. 

More information on Student Pre-Enrolment Consultation is available on the ‘Get Started’ Tab on our website homepage www.aibtglobal.edu.au

PLEASE NOTE:

  • This course does not require a student to hold a General English Language Proficiency (GELP) or an Aviation English Language Proficiency (AELP) as GELP or an AELP is not required to obtain a RePL as per CASA’s “Guidance on conducting RPAS Theory and Operation Training” document which is current and active.
  • GELP / AELP is only a requirement to obtain an Aeronautical Radio Licence. (AROC)
  • Australia Institute of Business & Technology does not Guarantee an Aeronautical Radio Licence (AROC) which is not a Vocational qualification under the Australia Qualifications Framework.
  • Students are welcomed to apply for an AROC for free upon finishing this program via ACE AVIATION for free of cost. (aceaviation.com.au/enrol)
  • Australia Institute of Business & Technology does not Guarantee a Remote pilot’s licence (RePL)which is not a Vocational qualification under the Australia Qualifications Framework as the assessment criteria to obtain a RePL in accordance with CASA’s “Guidance on conducting RPAS Theory and Operation Training” is not similar to ASQA’s assessment requirements to obtain a Vocational qualification (for AVI30316) under the Australia Qualifications Framework.
  • Students should be clearly informed that they would be required to undertake additional testing with Ace Aviation to obtain an RePL.
  • Completion of an AIBT qualification does not guarantee an employment outcome.
  • All students studying for the Certificate III in Aviation (Remote Pilot) – Visual Line of Sight) AVI30316 should apply for an Aviation Reference Number (ARN). It is similar to an account number or customer number and it should be quoted whenever you communicate with CASA. It is your own unique identifier.

    • Below is a link to the website where students can apply for their ARN 

    https://www.casa.gov.au/standard-page/individual-aviation-reference-number-application

National Code:
AVI30316 | AVI50119
CRICOS Course Code:
AIBT CRICOS CODE: 093478C & 0101215
Nationally Recognised:
Yes (AVI30316AVI50119 )
Delivery mode:
AIBT (NSW/QLD) – In Class & Training Fields
Assessment:
A variety of assessment methods form part of this course including written assignments, presentations, portfolios of work, role plays and projects.
Intake dates:

AIBT – from 7th October 2019 and then monthly intakes from November 2019 onwards.

Awarded by

Brighton Pacific Pty Ltd T/A Australia Institute of Business and Technology (AIBT)
RTO Code: 41138 | CRICOS: 03430J

Packaging Rules:

Please confirm with Sales Manager and Head of Ace Aviation

Please confirm with Sales Manager and Head of Ace Aviation 

Entry Requirement:
Academic requirement:
Successful completion of Australian Year 12 or equivalent is mandatory
English requirement:

Operation flight crew are to satisfy General and Aviation English Language Proficiency (ELP) requirements as directed by aviation regulatory authorities.

A minimum of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent is required.

This is a generic entry requirement. For more specific indicators, please refer to your Sales Manager.
Please note if you hold a passport from any sub continent country, a minimum IELTS of 6 is required.

International Students who do not meet the English language requirements for this course may undertake English Language Intensive Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS) according to the English Learning Matrix.

No pre-requisites are required for this qualification 

Licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements are applicable to this qualification.

  • This course does not require a student to hold a General English Language Proficiency (GELP) or an Aviation English Language Proficiency (AELP) as GELP or an AELP is not required to obtain a RePL as per CASA’s “Guidance on conducting RPAS Theory and Operation Training” document which is current and active.
  • GELP / AELP is only a requirement to obtain an Aeronautical Radio Licence. (AROC)
  • Australia Institute of Business & Technology does not Guarantee an Aeronautical Radio Licence (AROC) which is not a Vocational qualification under the Australia Qualifications Framework.
  • Students are welcomed to apply for an AROC for free upon finishing this program via ACE AVIATION for free of cost. (aceaviation.com.au/enrol)
  • Australia Institute of Business & Technology does not Guarantee a Remote pilot’s licence (RePL)which is not a Vocational qualification under the Australia Qualifications Framework as the assessment criteria to obtain a RePL in accordance with CASA’s “Guidance on conducting RPAS Theory and Operation Training” is not similar to ASQA’s assessment requirements to obtain a Vocational qualification (for AVI30316) under the Australia Qualifications Framework.
  • Students should be clearly informed that they would be required to undertake additional testing with Ace Aviation to obtain an RePL.
  • Completion of an AIBT qualification does not guarantee an employment outcome.

Completing all the units of competency within this qualification will lead to the issuance of a Certificate III in Aviation (Remote Pilot – Visual Line of Sight AVI30316) and Diploma of Aviation (Aviation Management AVI50119) including a transcript of all completed units. Students that successfully complete individual units of competency, but not the whole qualification, will be eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment detailing the completed units.

Remote Pilot
Aerodrome Manager
Aviation Manager
Business Manager
Operations Manager
Safety Manager

Completion of an AIBT qualification does not guarantee an employment outcome.

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