Remote Pilot Training Courses

Do you want to be a part of an industry that is rapidly evolving? More and more businesses are identifying that drones can improve their operations and increase commercial opportunities.

The drone industry is growing and developing rapidly. Aviation Australia recognises that drones and associated technologies present a wealth of opportunities for individuals and businesses across a wide range of industries.

Upon successful completion of the requirements of this course, you will receive:

Certificate III in Aviation (Remote Pilot) AVI30419

CASA Remote 
Pilot Licence (RePL) Subject to Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) approval.

CASA Aeronautical Radio Operators Certificate (AROC) This is a CASA requirement to use aviation VHF radios, which are needed when flying near aerodromes and helipads. Subject to Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) approval.

12 months membership with the Australian Association of Unmanned Systems (AAUS)

If you would like to find out more, complete the form below.

Certificate 3 Guarantee

(funded + student co-contribution fee)

Funding is available for this qualification for eligible applicants. Co-Contribution Fees are required to be charged under the Certificate 3 Guarantee program.

Eligibility criteria applies – further information can be found on the Skills Assure page.



The drone industry is still quite new but rapidly evolving.

Thanks to ongoing technological advances drones are finding their way into many industries such as Oil & Gas, Construction and Mining.  These industries are using drones for services such as:

  • Inspection
  • Monitoring
  • Filming
  • Design & Engineering
  • Asset Inspection
  • Aerial mapping
  • Agriculture
  • Disaster management
  • Commercial photography

Unmanned aircraft will continue to replace manned aircraft for many tasks due to their efficiency and reduced operating expenses, the opportunities are endless in this exciting industry