Aeroplane Theory Courses
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.
CPL and PPL Theory courses are run independently in order to best suit student needs. All course notes and accessories are available from Townsville Flight Training. The commercial course dates are listed below. The private theory courses are offered on a "as needed" basis. We also offer "one on one" personal theory tuition. If you wish to register your interest in the private course or private tuition or to book a spot in the PPL or commercial 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.
Aircraft General Knowledge - 6 days
Aerodynamics - 8 days
Meteorology - 9 days
Navigation - 9 days
Air Law - 9 days
Ops Performance & Planning - 9 days
Human Factors & Limitations - 5 days
TAFE - Diploma of Aviation (Commercial Pilot Licence - Aeroplane)
The course is 9 months full time including all theory and flying (Mon - Fri). We are now taking enrollments for TAFE courses. Please contact the school for more information.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is also offered under TAFE and may reduce the overall time taken to complete the course. Please contact the school for more information.
COURSE DATES (NB - full time attendance Mon to Fri is mandatory)
02 July 2019 - March 2020
30 September 2019 - July 2020
- 06 January 2020 - October 2020
- 30 March 2020 - January 2021
- 29 June 2020 - March 2021
- 21 September 2020 - July 2021
2019 Commercial Theory Course Dates
|Human Factors||02 - 08 Jul|
|Aircraft General Knowledge||09 - 15 Jul|
|Aerodynamics||16 - 26 Jul|
|Meteorology||29 Jul - 09 Aug|
|Navigation||12 - 23 Aug|
|Operations||26 Aug - 06 Sep|
|Air Law||09 - 20 Sep|
|Human Factors||30 Sep - 04 Oct|
|Aircraft General Knowledge||07 - 14 Oct|
|Aerodynamics||15 - 25 Oct|
|Meteorology||28 Oct - 08 Nov|
|Navigation||11 - 22 Nov|
|Operations||25 Nov - 06 Dec|
|Air Law||09 - 20 Dec|
Commercial Licence Theory Courses (non diploma)
Note - The dates for Commercial theory may change without notice due to exam availability, please contact the school prior to attending to confirm start and finish dates for the course.