AVI30419 Certificate III in Aviation (Remote Pilot)

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Course description

The AVI30419 Certificate III in Aviation (Remote Pilot) is the course you need to get a drone pilot’s licence from CASA (Civil Aviation Safety Authority). This nationally recognised course can be completed online (along with a number of practical sessions) and teaches you how to safely operate drone aircraft in accordance with Australian aviation laws. You’ll can also choose electives to cover your aeronautical radio operators certificate.

Enquire now for the full list of elective choices and enrolment opportunities.

Nationally recognised

Average duration

12 months

Online or Distance

On-campus or Workplace


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Drone Operator$1,350 weekly pay
Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Pilot$1,350 weekly pay

Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the AVI30419 Certificate III in Aviation (Remote Pilot). The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding. Enquire with a course provider to check your eligibility.

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the AVI30419 Certificate III in Aviation (Remote Pilot) such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

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