Helicopter Pilot Careers

Once you have received your Commercial Helicopter Pilot Licence (CPL(H)), we make sure you have the support and contacts you need to begin a successful career as a helicopter pilot. As a result, many of our former students are now enjoying successful and rewarding careers in the aviation industry.

In Australia, there is diverse range of career opportunities for qualified helicopter pilots, including:
  • Aerial stock mustering
  • Aerial photography and filming
  • Scenic joyflights / tourism industry
  • Flight instruction
  • Bushfire fighting
  • Powerline surveys
  • Marine pilot transfers
  • Helicopter Search and Rescue (SAR)
  • Police Air Work
  • Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS)
  • Corporate flights / general charter service
  • Agricultural crop spraying and livestock herding
  • Media, news and traffic reporting
  • Offshore (oil industry) services

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