The NZ Diploma in Aviation
Flight Instructor Program is a New Zealanders fastest route into the airline as it has an opportunity of a Flight Instructor employment with L3 Airline Academy tagged on the end. Airlines such as Air New Zealand have a prerequisite of experience before applying therefore as an Instructor you are earning a salary and building hours rapidly in time for the airlines.
With this program you will obtain a Bachelor in Aviation, Private Pilot License, Commercial Pilot License, Multi Engine Instrument Rating and a C-Cat Flight Instructor Rating. More details can be found at https://www.l3airlineacademy.com/career-programs/flight-instructor-diploma-in-aviation
Having PPL subjects or any aviation experience prior to starting will be beneficial to you in your training but will not have an effect on your application. We cannot guarantee your previous flying can shorten any of the training or finances.
The next NZ Diploma course commences in 2019.
They are always screening applications for intakes therefore it is suggested getting applications in as soon as possible.
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