Australia Institute of Business and Technology

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

Australia Institute of Business and Technology

Course details

CRICOS course code: 093478C

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

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.

Qualification Issued

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) 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.

Related Occupations

Remote Pilot

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

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): Offshore International Student: 6,500; Onshore Student Visa Holder:... Read moreOffshore International Student: 6,500; Onshore Student Visa Holder: 6,000; Total Material Fee 500
Start date: Monthly
Duration: 28 weeks (24 weeks Tuition plus 4 weeks break)
Study mode: Full time
Address

Australia Institute of Business and Technology

Mount Gravatt Campus
Level 1 - 3, 18 Mount Gravatt-Capalaba Road Brisbane Queensland 4122
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): Offshore International Student: 6,500; Onshore Student Visa Holder:... Read moreOffshore International Student: 6,500; Onshore Student Visa Holder: 6,000; Total Material Fee 500
Start date: Monthly
Duration: 28 weeks (24 weeks Tuition plus 4 weeks break)
Study mode: Full time
Address

Inner City Campus

28-34 Old Cleveland Road
Greenslopes (Stones Corner) Brisbane Queensland 4120
Australia

Entry criteria

Successful completion of Australian year 12 or equivalent with satisfactory completion of mathematics and physics.

  • IELTS score of 5.5
  • TOEFL iBT score of 46
  • Cambridge score of 161
  • PTE score of 42
  • OET Grade of D

Please note if you hold a passport from any sub continent country, a minimum IELTS of 6 is required.

Address

Australia Institute of Business and Technology
Mount Gravatt Campus
Level 1 - 3, 18 Mount Gravatt-Capalaba Road Brisbane Queensland 4122
Australia