Mitchell Plateau Airstrip

In 2018, Wunambal Gaambera Aboriginal people in the North Kimberley, Western Australia are implementing their Uunguu Visitor Pass (UVP) for independent visitors to Ngauwudu (Mitchell Plateau), which includes Punamii-Uunpuu (Mitchell Falls) and Mitchell Plateau Airstrip. Ngauwudu (Road) Zone Uunguu Visitor Passes for private aircraft are available for purchase online (www.wunambalgaambera.org.au) and provide Traditional Owner welcome […]

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First Diploma of Aviation Recipients

The WA Aviation College (WAAC) was recently accredited to offer the prestigious Diploma of Aviation (Aeroplane) qualification. The Diploma is a nationally recognised qualification issued by Registered Training Organisations and incorporates the CASA commercial pilot licence (CPL). The Diploma replaces the Certificate IV in Aviation which was previously offered by the College. College graduates can […]

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Graphical Area Forecast (GAF)

Following requests from the aviation industry, the Bureau of Meteorology will be changing the format of Area Forecasts (ARFORs) from text based to graphical on 9 November 2017. The new format is known as a Graphical Area Forecast (GAF). The GAF will be a combination of graphical and textual information. The graphic will be divided […]

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Qantas Approved Maths Course Now Available

The Western Australian Aviation College is excited to announce a Qantas Approved Year 12 Maths Bridging Course will commence at RACWA Monday September 11th to Friday September 22nd, Mondays to Fridays from 8am to 5pm. Accredited certificate is issued on completion and satisfies minimum entry criteria for Qantas roles. Cost $850pp. Applications available from info@royalaeroclubwa.com.au […]

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Air BP Tom Millar Scholarships

Applicants are now invited to apply for this year’s Air BP Tom Millar Scholarships! The two scholarships, to the value of $5,000 each, have been provided by Air BP and are intended to encourage and assist in the advancement of pilots who are undergoing training with the RACWA. The scholarships are open to all students […]

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ATPLS

The ATPLs are back at WAAC!! In conjunction with Australia’s No.1 ATPL theory provider and lecturer – Nathan Higgins (who will present the course). No need to go over east anymore. The price includes theory notes for all 7 subjects. This will fill up fast, so make a call to Charlee on 9417 0013 to […]

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Diploma of Aviation (Aeroplane)

WA AVIATION COLLEGE UPGRADES CERTIFICATE IV IN AVIATION TO THE NEW AVI50215 DIPLOMA OF AVIATION (AEROPLANE) The WA Aviation College (the College) is pleased to announce that the Diploma in Aviation (Commercial Pilot Licence – Aeroplane) has been added to the scope of nationally accredited courses the College is authorised to deliver. All students who […]

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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 aviation syllabus and not just […]

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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 Transport Pilot Licence Exams, value of over $1000. Advanced Flight Theory […]

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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. […]

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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 relocating to Murrayfield to hold the […]

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