Meet our Team - Chief Ground Instructor

Meet our Team - Chief Ground Instructor

As the Chief Ground Instructor for The Western Australian Aviation College, Andy Wood believes it is the duty of the college to prepare students for a future in the aviation industry. This starts with the structure of the course; Andy believes students need to be taught to understand the CASA aviati ... Read More »


2017 Scholarship Program

2017  Scholarship Program

The Honourable Company of Air Pilots, Australian Region, is offering several scholarships to assist aspiring professional pilots, Assessment Services Limited - Two scholarships will be provided, one to cover the cost of Commercial Pilots Licence Exams, the other to cover the cost of Airline Transp ... Read More »


Australian Light Aircraft Championship

Australian Light Aircraft Championship

The West Australian team has done it again. Congratulations to Rod Garnaut and Jim Di Menna - winners of the Royal Federation of Aero Clubs of Australia Federation Trophy at the Australian Light Aircraft Championship! We look forward to your triumphant return. ... Read More »


New Head of Operations and Chief Pilot

New Head of Operations and Chief Pilot

The club would like to welcome Amy Richards to the position of Head of Operations and Chief Pilot. This role ties together the management of our flying school, our aircraft and infrastructure. Amy has been with the organisation for many years, starting off as a Grade Three Instructor before relocati ... Read More »


Meet our Team - Integrated Training Officer

Meet our Team - Integrated Training Officer

Mark Heller is the Integrated Training Officer for the Aviation College, this involves the coordination of theory and flying components of WAAC students attending integrated courses and also managing the flying aspect of Polytechnic West syllabus.  His role is to ensure students are on tra ... Read More »


WAAC Student Returns

 WAAC Student Returns

Penelope Woollard and the Western Australia Aviation College (WWAC) go way back.    “I started flying with WAAC, even though I am now living in Melbourne if WAAC offers a course, endorsement or rating I will complete it at the college. I have tried to complete most my training ... Read More »


RPL Weekend Theory Course

RPL Weekend Theory Course

6 days spread over 3 weekendsMarch 11/12March 18/19March 25/26 Only $625 The RPL weekend course will run over three consecutive weekends in March, with more focus being given to the common challenging subjects/ topics of performance and loading charts, meteorological chart and report interpretatio ... Read More »


Youngest Pilot in Australia

Youngest Pilot in Australia

The youngest pilot in Australia is Glen Sparks after he successfully completed his first solo flight on 1st February. The record will be very hard to eclipse. Born late in the evening in Dundee which is eight hours behind Perth time, Glen had technically not reached his 15th birthday by the time he ... Read More »


IREX Theory Course March

RACWA’s IREX course prepares candidates for sitting the instrument rating exam as well as prepping them for real world IFR flying. The course consists of two weeks theory with an experienced instructor for 3 hours a night. Small class sizes enable more one on one teaching and a refresher cla ... Read More »


QANTAS approved Math

In partnership with The The Royal Aero Club, The WA Aviation College is establishing a QANTAS approved Maths course to bridge year 12 maths and satisfy the minimum requirements for entry for pilots into a QANTAS role. QANTAS requires: Higher School Certificate (documentation required), with ... Read More »


Night Theory Course Dates

WAAC offers a variety of training options, check out our newly released night theory courses perfect for those who can’t study full time. Click here to get an application form. ... Read More »


WAAC Achiever December CPL

WAAC Achiever December CPL

When David was asked why WAAC? He simply answered with “Why WAAC? I wanted an organisation that would provide me with the best chance in terms of industry, training and experience.” David Schneker began studies with the club at the start of 2016 and 12 months later he is walking out wit ... Read More »


« Back 1 2 3 4 5 Next »