Top 10 Aviation Courses in South Africa |


Course Fees : R-0.02 to R6390

Planning to take Aviation courses in South Africa?


Here is a table of Aviation courses in South Africa along with the duration and cost of the course:


Institute Name


Course Name


Course Fee

Cranfield Aviation Training


Aviation Security

6 Hour

R800 Ex Vat

Alt. Academy 

Kempton Park

Cabin Crew /Flight Attendant

6 & 7 Weeks

16 000 Zar (6 Wks)

17 500 Zar (7 Wks)

Morningstar Airfield

Cape Town

PPL Ground School

2 Hours Per Day


Learn 2 Fly Air School


Private Pilot’s License

45 Hours

R 80 000 – R140 000

Atns Aviation Training Academy (Ata) 


Aviation Security Management

5 Days

R 19 850.00

Starlite Aviation Group

Durban North

Private Pilot Licence

5-6 Months



Mach 1 Aviation Academy

Olympia Road

Private Pilot License

6 Weeks (4 Months) – 24 Weeks (6 Months) 



Ptc Aviation

Port Elizabeth

Flight Instructors

84 Days



Johannesburg Flying Academy


Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL)

200 Hours



What are the Top Aviation academies in South Africa?


1. Comair Training Centre, Rhodesfield, Kempton Park, 1619, South Africa.

2. Alt. Academy, Rhodesfield Kempton Park, 1619 South Africa.

3. Mega Aero Training Academy (MATA), Tambo International Airport, Bonaero Park, Kempton Park, South Africa. 

4. Mach 1 Aviation Academy, Hanger 3 North side, Springs Airfield, Springs, Olympia Road, South Africa.

5. Aviation Pilot Training, Fisantekraal Airfield Lichtenburg Road Durbanville 7550

6. Loutzavia Flight Training Centre, Wonderboom Airport Linvelt Road.

7. Helicopter Pilot Training Centre, Boeing Road, Port Elizabeth Airport, Walmer, Port Elizabeth, South Africa.

8. Aeronav Academy, Lanseria Airport Gauteng South Africa

9. Johannesburg School of Flying, Opposite Main Terminal Building Germiston Johannesburg South Africa.

10. Elite Aviation Academy, Rand Airport Lake Road Johannesburg 4601.


What is the cost of Aviation courses in South Africa?


The Average cost of studying an Aviation course, Pilot Licence as an option is R102774.


What is the duration of Aviation courses in South Africa?


The average duration of an Aviation course in South Africa, Piloting to be precise is 200 hours. 


What is the salary of an Aviation Officer in South Africa?


  • A person working in Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense in South Africa typically earns around 30,800 ZAR per month. Salaries range from 20,900 ZAR (lowest average) to 42,500 ZAR (highest average, the actual maximum salary is higher).


  • This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Salaries vary drastically between different Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense careers.



55 course(s) offered by 27 institutes in South Africa
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Higher Certificate in Tourism & Travel Management Practice

Higher Certificate in Tourism & Travel Management Practice Course is Offered by Boston City Campus.

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Cabin Crew Training

Cabin Crew Training is offered by Calcosa Aviation Training . Calcosa has tripled the size of its training and charter operation at Johannesburg’s Rand Airport as a result of its commitment to providing the highest level of expertise and convenience in pilot and cabin crew training.

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Dangerous Goods Training

Dangerous Goods Training Course is Offered by Global Learning Services.

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Further Education and Training Certificate (Tourist Guiding Level 4)

Further Education and Training Certificate (Tourist Guiding Level 4) course is offered by Soweto Chefs Academy.

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National Diploma Travel And Tourism (N1)

If you are passionate about travelling, a career in tourism is for you. You are required to be organised and have good communication skills. Tourism encompasses every product and service offered to tourism and business executives who are always on holiday or business.

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Passenger Ground Services

Learn what it takes to work at one of the airline’s industry most visible airport position and obtain the skills you need to provide assistance and related passenger services at the check-in, gate and concourse of your airport.

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Travel & Tourism Certificate

This is an introduction to the basic principles of tourism and critical skills needed to effectively create a travel itinerary. While travellers themselves will have an idea what they want, it is still down to the organiser to identify the best flights, hotel rooms and ground transport arrangement...

Institute by Academic Institute of Excellence

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National Certificate in Tourism (N4-N6)

The programme progresses through three levels. Each N level takes place over one semester. After each semester, students are eligible for a National Certificate on that level. We recommend continuing through all three levels in order to qualify for the National Diploma.

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Cargo Insurance

This course forms part of the Further Education and Training Certificate: Freight Forwarding and Customs Compliance , Unit Standard ID 59298 as an Elective component and contributes a total of 29 credits.

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Private Pilot's License

Whether your goal is to obtain a license for recreational purposes, perhaps flying family and friends around or whether your goal is to make aviation your career someday and become a commercial pilot the Private Pilots License is the place to begin.

Institute by Pietermaritzburg Aero Club [ Claim Listing ]
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