The Education Services for Overseas Students (ESOS) Act requires providers of courses to international students to register their institution and the courses they offer with the Australian Government Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR) through the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This register is called the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS).

Australia is a land of contrasts, excitement and enthusiasm. When compared with other international destinations, Australia has excellent weather, friendly people, very favourable exchange rates, and high quality educational opportunities. Australia really is one of the top choices for launching your flying career.

Flying training in Australia is growing rapidly within the higher education sector. More and more universities around the nation now offer degree level courses in aviation. Several inter- national airlines have also established extensive. training bases in Australia because of the advantages of the Australian aviation environment. British Aerospace is one such organization, with aviation programs in the cities of  Tamworth in New South Wales and  Adelaide in South Australia. 

Learning to fly in Australia provides excellent opportunities to explore a fascinating country with exotic wildlife and scenery and a  very relaxed life- style. Training can be completed in a relatively short time frame, so career objectives can still be met while travelling and exploring.

Australia is internationally recognized as a leader in setting and maintaining aviation standards, with a safety record that is the envy of many other countries. Another advantage of learning to fly in Australia is the opportunity to fly in a wide range of weather conditions. It is possible to sharpen ones flying skills in the drier clear inland regions or humid coastal fringes with increased cloud and rainfall. Or on other occasions to fly in the colder southern climate or the steamy northern tropical conditions. 

Australian Advantages 

Learning to fly in Australia does have great advantages - good weather, favourable exchange rates, an enviable aviation reputation, and high quality flying programs. Starting your aviation career in Australia is a decision you will be very glad you made, and one that brings with it many unexpected rewards.