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Diploma of Aviation (Instrument Rating)

Code: AVI50519

Diploma of Aviation (Instrument Rating)

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This qualification reflects the roles of flight crew personnel operating in support of commercial or Defence aviation flight operations.
Flight crew duties include applying technical and non-technical aviation skills and knowledge to a wide range of air transport operations, including passenger, charter and cargo operations while operating aeroplanes or helicopters under the instrument flight rules (IFR).
Individuals working at this level will apply knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy, judgement and defined responsibility in known or changing contexts within broad but established parameters.

This qualification forms some of the requirements for an instrument rating certification by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) as directed by Civil Aviation Safety Regulation (CASR) Part 61 Flight crew licensing.

People seeking certification should check these requirements with CASA. Occupations include :
- Commercial Aeroplane Pilot
- Helicopter Pilot
- Military Aeroplane Pilot
- Military Helicopter Pilot