Air Transport Professionals Nec


This occupation group covers Air Transport Professionals not elsewhere classified. Registration or licensing is required. Occupations include: Aircraft Navigator; Airworthiness Inspector; Balloonist; Flight Engineer Inspector


Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Aeroplane and Helicopter Pilots require a prescribed minimum amount of flying experience in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).


  • preparing and submitting flight plans giving consideration to factors such as weather conditions and aircraft performance
  • flying aircraft in accordance with established air traffic control and aircraft operating procedures
  • providing flight information for flight crews and air traffic services staff
  • controlling aircraft movements, and directing aircraft taxiing, take-offs and landings by radio
  • providing pre-flight briefings and aeronautical information services
  • completing cockpit preparations and external inspections to determine that aircraft are acceptable for flight
  • monitoring aircraft performance and reporting on mechanical condition
  • giving in-flight instruction, supervising solo flights, accompanying students on training flights and demonstrating techniques for controlling aircraft

Related Occupations

Source: 1220.0 - ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations, First Edition.
Note: The tasks associated with the occupation are to be used as guidance only. The tasks listing may include tasks associated with the grouping/category to which the occupation belongs.

Training Pathways

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AVI59922: Diploma of Aviation (Chief Remote Pilot)
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AVI40609: Certificate IV in Aviation (Aircrewman)
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AVI60110 : Advanced Diploma of Aviation (Flight Instruction)
AVI40608: Certificate IV in Aviation (Aircrewman)
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AVI40609 : Certificate IV in Aviation (Aircrewman)
AVI40122: Certificate IV in Aviation (Supervision)
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AVI40120: Certificate IV in Aviation (Aviation Supervision)
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User Choice Program (Subsidy)
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AVI40122 : Certificate IV in Aviation (Supervision)
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AVI40119: Certificate IV in Aviation (Air Crew Officer)
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10758NAT: Certificate III in Aviation Language, Literacy and Numeracy
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