Flight Options Pilot Academy is a Part 141 CASA approved flight training facility located at the Sunshine Coast Airport, Queensland, Australia.  The Academy offers Recreational, Private and Commercial Pilot Licence, along with Flight Instructor Rating & Instrument Ratings.

Situated in the heart of the Sunshine Coast, only an hour north of Brisbane, Flight Options Pilot Academy is a great location to learn to fly, with our qualified and friendly instructors, modern aircraft, and excellent facilities. Our students can be assured that their learning to fly experience will be a safe one.

Pilot Academy at Flight Options

Airline Cadet Program

Our Airline Cadet Program presents a unique opportunity for student pilots to enter a Flight Training Academy with zero experience and graduate as skilled pilots with the possibility of securing employment on completion of the Cadetship. This program combines flight training with airline mentorship to produce valuable employment-ready pilots.

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Outback Pilot Cadet Program

Our Airline Cadet Program presents a unique opportunity for student pilots to enter a Flight Training Academy with zero experience and graduate as skilled pilots with the possibility of securing employment on completion of the Cadetship. This program combines flight training with airline mentorship to produce valuable employment-ready pilots.

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Bachelor of Aviation (Flight Operations)

The Bachelor of Aviation is a partnership with CQUniversity and Flight Options Pilot Academy. Choose courses available through CQUniversity on campus or online, while completing flight training with Flight Options Pilot Academy.

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AB Initio Training

The perfect opportunity for those new to flying to occupy the pilot seat and take control of the aircraft under the careful direction of our highly qualified instructors. Click here to find out more about Ab Initio training options.

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Recreational Pilot Licence (RPL)

A Recreational Pilot Licence (RPL) is perfect for those wanting to fly for recreational purposes. It allows the holder of the licence to fly light, single-engine aircraft as the Pilot in Command without supervision and to carry one passenger. Restrictions apply. Click here to find out more about the RPL course.

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Private Pilot Licence (PPL)

A Private Pilot Licence (PPL) allows the pilot to fly as Pilot in Command or co-pilot of an aircraft for private operations. Flight can be undertaken anywhere in Australia without supervision and can carry passengers. Some restrictions apply. Click here to find out more about the PPL course.

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Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL)

A Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL) allows the pilot to fly as Pilot in Command or co-pilot for private and commercial flights anywhere in Australia. Restrictions apply. Click here to find out more about the CPL course.

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Flight Instructor Rating (FIR)

A Flight Instructor Rating (FIR) allows a pilot holding a PPL, CPL or ATPL to conduct flight training in an aircraft for pilot licence ratings and eligible endorsements. Click here to find out more about the FIR course.

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