Study to become a pilot
Becoming a professional pilot in the competitive field of aviation can lead to a satisfying and well-paid career.
Your journey begins when you study an Associate Degree in Aviation (Professional Pilots) at RMIT.
A flying start to your career
RMIT Flight Training has been training pilots since 1994 and has successfully trained over 1000 pilots.
- We hold an Australian Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) Air Operators Certificate.
- Our facilities, program, and team of instructors are internationally recognised.
- We conduct training tailored to meet the requirements of several international airlines.
Our training fleet
The flight training is conducted in single engine aircraft (C172S Cessna Skyhawk and C182T Cessna Skylane) and aerobatic aircraft (8KCAB Super Decathlon).
After the Commercial Pilot’s Licence, the optional instrument rating is completed in the Frasca 242 flight simulator and the twin-engine PA44-180 Piper Seminole.
RMIT lands in Bendigo
RMIT University will expand its flight training school to Bendigo this year, giving more students the opportunity to become fully-qualified, industry-ready pilots.
Jess Dettmer talks about what it's like to study at RMIT. Her dream job is to work for the Royal Flying Doctors.