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

2021:

  • 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

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.

Private Tutoring

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


2020 Commercial Theory Subject Dates

CPL #4 2020 (September intake)
Human Factors 28 Sep - 3 Oct
Aerodynamics 5 - 17 Oct
Aircraft General Knowledge 19 - 26 Oct
Meteorology 27 Oct - 7 Nov
Air Law 9 - 21 Nov
Navigation 23 Nov- 5 Dec
Operations & Performance 7 - 19 Dec

2021 Commercial Theory Subject Dates

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