Duration Fees Next intakes Location  
  17-23 weeks* Approximately 
$25,000*
Any time* Parafield Airport, SA  

Take your flying from only flying during good weather to being able to fly in nearly any weather. Holding an instrument rating allows you to navigate by only using your navigational equipment without the reliance on being able to see outside and navigating by ground features.

Possible career outcomes

The addition of the Multi-Engine Instrument Rating qualifications serve to enhance and improve a students ability to progress as a professional pilot.
The career options for pilots are many, and varied. They can include:

  • Airline Pilot
  • Corporate/Charter Aviation

Part 141
Part 141 training otherwise known as non-integrated training is an authorisation from CASA to be able to conduct flight training. Non-integrated training is suitable for those who want to study at their own pace however we have full time study options available as well.

Study options to suit you
We want to make sure you have the best experience while training with us and we understand that everyone is different. Hartwig Air has courses that will allow you to obtain your Instrument Rating in a manner that suits you. Whether you want to study at your own pace or study full time our team can help you find the best course to suit you!

Funding options to suit you
Everyone’s financial situation is different and we can help you pick a course that still allows you to obtain your Multi Engine Command Instrument Rating (MECIR) whilst ensuring you don’t break the bank. Some of our courses can be deferred to a HELP debt allowing you to pay off your course later (Click HERE for more information) or you may only want to pay for what hours you use as you train by being a Pay As You Go student. Our team can help you find the best course to suit you!

Training Programs Available

RMIT – AD023 Associate Degree in Aviation

Be a part of one of the worlds top ranking universities while studying in Adelaide.
Fee HELP loan available.
*Students must complete some of the AD023 program prior to enrolling into instrument rating component.

AVI50519 – Diploma of Aviation (Instrument Rating)

Gain the skills and knowledge of an industry ready pilot for the Australian aviation industry. Training in aircraft that is used in the industry today!
Available for international students.

PAYG Instrument rating

Train on your terms and only pay for when you fly.
Most flexible training option aimed at those who can’t study full time and like to go at their own pace.