Working with Flight Options Pilot Academy’s team of experienced instructors, you will be provided with the most relevant and up to date instruction with access to their extensive knowledge and experience.
Flight Options aircraft fleet and training equipment include:
Flight Options Pilot Academy is a Part 141 and Part 142 CASA approved flight training facility at Sunshine Coast Airport. The standard course is aligned with the CASR Part 142 Integrated flight training requirements under Flight Options Pilot Academy CASA Air Operators Certificate (AOC).
VET Student Loan applicants must meet additional entry/eligibility requirements.
Self study for a minimum of 5 hours per week is required with access to a computer and reliable internet connection. Each study period needs to be completed before progressing to the next study period.
This is an intensive course; students are expected to complete additional revision on a regular (daily) basis. For minimal disruption, it is recommended that students do not undertake any employment whilst studying this program.
Face to face training is located at Flight Options Pilot Academy on the Sunshine Coast. Flight lessons/briefings may be conducted at various aerodromes that may require travel. A minimum of 20 hours per week face to face training is required.
Training hours are between 8am – 4.15pm* Monday – Friday.
*Times may vary based on available flying and briefing hours.
If you hold a CASA Recreational Pilot Licence, CASA Private Pilot Licence and/or a foreign pilot licence you may be able to have your previous studies, qualifications and experience assessed for certification against this course.
There is paid parking available nearby, a parking pass can be arranged (additional fees).
The facility has a range of student study areas with equipment to assist students with course study.
There are basic kitchen facilities for students to access.