AVI50519 Diploma of Aviation (Instrument Rating)

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Course description

Learn to fly using instruments with the AVI50519 Diploma of Aviation (Instrument Rating). This nationally recognised diploma incorporates your instrument rating for single and multi-engine aeroplanes and helicopters. The course includes ground school, simulator sessions, and individual flying lessons — and you’ll graduate ready to fly in full instrument meteorological conditions (day and night) according to the grade of your pilot’s licence.

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Nationally recognised

Average duration

6 months

Online or Distance

On-campus or Workplace


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
IFR Pilot$1,450 weekly pay

Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the AVI50519 Diploma of Aviation (Instrument Rating). 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 AVI50519 Diploma of Aviation (Instrument Rating) 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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This course provider offers the AVI50519 Diploma of Aviation (Instrument Rating):

Flight Training Adelaide
On Campus