Upcoming Course Dates
Most courses through Townsville Flight Training are structured to start with any required theory components. We offer theory courses covering PPL, CPL and IREX syllabus at our dedicated training facility. All study materials/course notes and accessories are available from Townsville Flight Training. In most cases, students can also start outside of the set course start dates.
Commercial Pilot Licence Course Start Dates
- Monday, 11th January (induction on Friday 8th)
Monday, 5th April (induction on the Friday 2nd)
Monday, 28th June (induction on Friday 25th)
Monday, 27th September (induction on Friday 24th)
A full timetable of 2020 & 2021 Commercial Theory subjects dates is listed below.
Multi-Engine & Instrument Rating Course Start Dates
Training is available from the 11th May 2020. Register your interest here.
The course is currently offered to pay-as-you-go students. Please let us know if you are interested in other funding options, which may be offered later in the year.
IREX Theory Courses
IREX theory courses will be offered with enough interest from students - register your interest here.
Private Pilot Licence Theory Courses
Our next course starts February 1st 2021 and enrolments are open now! Please get in touch to register your interest in this course.
Private theory courses are offered on an 'as needed' basis - please get in touch if you have any specific dates in mind. Register your interest here.
AVI50219 - Diploma of Aviation (Commercial Pilot Licence - Aeroplane)
The AVI50219 - Diploma of Aviation (Commercial Pilot Licence - Aeroplane) is delivered on behalf of TAFE Queensland. Townsville Flight Training provides training and assessment of this accredited qualification for TAFE Queensland RTO 0275 who will award this qualification/statement of attainment. Visit https://tafeqld.edu.au/courses/18699/diploma-of-aviation-commercial-pilot-licence-aeroplane for course information and entry requirements. Diploma of Aviation & CPL courses are run concurrently. Upcoming course & subject dates are available below.
We also offer "one on one" personal theory tuition. If you wish to register your interest in this tuition or book a spot in a CPL, PPL or IREX theory course, please contact our office on (07) 4772 4997 or by email [email protected]
CPL Theory Course Content
The full time theory courses run for 12 weeks, Mon to Fri.
Private tuition is available 7 days a week. Prior bookings are essential and is dependent on availability.
- Human Factors & Limitations - 4-5 days
- Aerodynamics - 8-10 days
- Aircraft General Knowledge - 5-6 days
- Meteorology - 8-9 days
- Air Law - 8-9 days
- Navigation - 8-9 days
- Ops Performance & Planning - 8-9 days
2021 Commercial Theory Subject Dates
Subject dates below include exam days. Classes are run as normal on public holidays. Please note that exams may be scheduled on a weekend.
CPL #1 2021 (January intake)
|Human Factors||11 - 18 Jan|
|Aerodynamics||19 - 30 Jan|
|Aircraft General Knowledge||1 - 8 Feb|
|Meteorology||9 - 20 Feb|
|Air Law||22 Feb - 6 Mar|
|Navigation||2 - 20 Mar|
|Operations & Performance||22 Mar - 1 Apr (exams 6-7th Apr due to Easter)|
CPL #2 2021 (March intake)
|Human Factors||5 - 12 Apr|
|Aerodynamics||13 - 24 Apr|
|Aircraft General Knowledge||26 Apr - 4 May|
|Meteorology||5 - 15 May|
|Air Law||17 - 29 May|
|Navigation||31 May - 12 Jun|
|Operations & Performance||14 - 26 Jun|
CPL #3 2021 (June intake)
|Human Factors||28 Jun - 5 Jul|
|Aerodynamics||6 - 17 Jul|
|Aircraft General Knowledge||19 - 26 Jul|
|Meteorology||27 Jul - 7 Aug|
|Air Law||9 - 21 Aug|
|Navigation||23 Aug - 4 Sep|
|Operations & Performance||6 - 18 Sep|
CPL #4 2021 (September intake)
|Human Factors||27 Sep - 2 Oct|
|Aerodynamics||4 - 16 Oct|
|Aircraft General Knowledge||18 - 25 Oct|
|Meteorology||26 Oct - 6 Nov|
|Air Law||9 - 20 Nov|
|Navigation||22 Nov- 4 Dec|
|Operations & Performance||6 - 18 Dec|