New Zealand Diploma in Aviation (Aeroplane and Helicopter)
Ardmore Flying School Ltd
Total student fees
over 2 Years - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
The purpose of this qualification is to provide the General Aviation and Agriculture sectors of the NZ Aviation Industry with individuals who have attained sufficient operational and theoretical knowledge and practical skills to achieve employment as commercial pilots or associated support staff in flight planning and aircraft operations.
Graduates will qualify to operate as commercial pilots under the appropriate NZ Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) rules for General Aviation and Agricultural Aviation and Aerial Application.
Key Information for Students
To be eligible for entry into this programme, applicants must; be at least 18 years old before the date of CPL flight test or ATPL exams, successfully complete the ADAPT Trainee Pilot Pre-Screening Test, hold NCEA Level 3 or PPL Theory subjects or equivalent, hold an aviation class 1 medical certificate, meet 'fit and proper persons' requirements of CAANZ, be competent in spoken english to meet CAANZ requirements, successfully complete a formal interview. In addition, international students must be 18 years or over and have an IELTS score of 5.5 or higher
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$33,369 - $55,511|
|In further study||23%|
|On a benefit||2%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
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Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.