New Zealand Diploma in Air Traffic Services

Airways Corporation of New Zealand Limited

Subject area

Air Traffic Control

Qualification

Duration

26 Weeks

Total student fees

$19,502

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the air traffic services sector of the aviation industry with individuals who have attained sufficient operational and theoretical knowledge and practical skills to undertake on-job training to become licenced and rated air traffic controllers. The content recognises the theoretical knowledge and practical operational skills, and is aligned with, the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) regulatory requirements for air traffic services.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Applicants must: Hold exam credits for the CM Air Traffic Controller theoretical subjects in Air Law Operational Procedures, Meteorology, Air Navigation, Principles of Flight and Aircraft Performance, and Human Performance Be at least 20 years of age English Language Requirements All applicants must have a level of English sufficient to be able to study at this level. Those students whose first language is not English will have an International English Language Testing System (IEL TS) overall Academic score of 5.5 issued within the last 2 years.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

26 Weeks


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$19,502 $19,502
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$11,577 $11,577
Total $31,079 $31,079

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

97%


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $42,559
Earnings range $33,369 - $55,511
In employment 68%
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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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Kate Sheppard Memorial Award

Provided by:

Kate Sheppard Memorial Award Trust

Website:

https://sites.google.com/site/katesheppardawar/

Value:

$2,500

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TMI Educational Scholarships

Provided by:

Tanenuiarangi Manawatu Incorporated - The Scholarships Unit

Website:

http://www.tmi.maori.nz/Scholarships.aspx

Value:

$250 (secondary) and $5000 (tertiary) each.

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (03) 357 2822
Fax: (03) 358 1668
Email: trainingadmin@airways.co.nz
Web: http://www.airways.co.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

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.

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