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 with WAAC” Penelope Woollard. Penelope first got […]

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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 undertook his […]

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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 class one week after the main […]

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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 passes in suitable Year 12 Maths and English – approved bridging […]

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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 with a Commercial Pilots […]

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RFACA Learn to Fly Scholarship Competition 2016/17

Entry is now available to the RFACA Scholarship Competition 2016/2017. Two Scholarships for pilots learning to fly and another two for pilots who’d like to further their careers. Four Scholarships in total are available to the value of $7700 each including GST. Entry requirements as follows: 1) Two Scholarships are available for ab initio pilots […]

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New WAAC Course Diploma of Aviation

The Western Australian Aviation College has added a Diploma of Aviation– Instrument Rating to the qualifications it can offer. Students obtain this Diploma at the same time as their CASA instrument rating. The first recipient of the Diploma was Alexandra Clift, who received her diplomafrom College Principal David Currey at the industry presentation. The course […]

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WAAC Achiever December

Alana Robertson, WAAC’s latest RPL achiever, her aviation career is well on track, passing her Flight Test and exams this month and looking to complete the next stage of training. Alana explained she has always wanted to become a pilot and her career as an airhostess ignited this dream even further. Reflecting on her decision […]

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Murrayfield Open Day

The Royal Aero Club Murray Field is hosting a community Open Day on Saturday 3 December, 2016. The Open Day aims to promote aviation in Peel region in a family friendly atmosphere, with aircraft displays, hangar tours, and also a range of festivities including entertainment, discounted joy flights, bouncy castle and a sausage sizzle. Great […]

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WAAC Achiever November

Nakazi was born in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe and moved to Australia in 2010 where he attended St Norbert College. Back in Bulawayo, his home was located next to the local airport and from a young age, he dreamed of one day becoming a pilot. Nakazi stated that, “since grade 1 – it has been my dream […]

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Industry Presentation: CasAir

25th Nov 2016, 3:45 for a 4pm start WA Aviation College – Lecture Room 1 CEO of Complete Aviation Services (CasAir Pty Ltd), Stuart Burns will be giving an overview of his 23 years as CEO of the successful charter company, and his path to accruing 11,000 hours as pilot in command. What it takes […]

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