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.



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Travel and Tourism (N4 - N6)

The Travel and Tourism course offers you a broad knowledge of the travel industry, from airlines, hotels, tour operators and the regulatory bodies that govern this industry. Being able to assist customers with interesting destinations and places to explore is a passion.

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Tourism Ambassador Course

Tourism Ambassador course is offered by Francois Ferreira Academy for all skill level. Our learners achieve excellence through constant practice, improved knowledge, and continual sharpening of their skills.

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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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Conveying Of Dangerous Goods By Road

The Department of Transport (DOT) have now selected and approved training bodies to provide the conveying of dangerous goods by road training. All drivers with a valid PRDP will need to be trained on this course before they can be issued with a PRDP-D license.

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The National Certificate (Tourism)

The National Certificate (Tourism) is a programme at each of Levels 2, 3 and 4 of the NQF.

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Private Pilots Licence

If you wish to make a career of flying, achieving a Private Pilot Licence qualification is the first milestone along the road of training and development, towards obtaining a Commercial Pilot Licence and becoming a Professional Pilot.

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Level 4 (Tourism Management and Hospitality Management) Subject: Global Tourism & Hospitality

This subject provides an understanding of the size and scope of global tourism and hospitality, the food and accommodation sub-sectors and the issues and influences affecting it, along with the growth of global tourism and hospitality brands.

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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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Higher Certificate in Tourism

The Higher Certificate in Tourism will provide candidates with the basic knowledge and skills pertaining to tourism, and will provide a solid vocational foundation for those wishing to work in the tourism industry.

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Private Pilot Licence

This is the foundation for all your future flying.

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