Amber Aviation Academy

Amber Aviation Academy, Bristol Street, Essendon, Victoria, Australia

11 Aircraft Flight School located in Melbourne which focusses on small class sizes and achieving 100% graduate employment rate


Private Pilot License, Commercial Pilot License, Instrument Rating, Multi Engine, Flight Instructor course

International Students


Aircraft fleet number


Aircraft fleet

Cessna 172, Cessna 152, Liberty XL2, Cessna 207, Cessna Turbo 182 RG


FMX Redbird Simulator


Civil Aviation Safety Authority

Entry Requirements

18 years of age and hold an appropriate immigration visa, Class 1/2 medical, willing to undergo an Aviation Security Identity Card (ASIC) check, English Language 5.5 IELTS or TOEFL 530 (paper based)

Amber Aviation Academy, located at Essendon Airport Melbourne, was established 35 years ago. Amber Aviation Academy provides a personalised service with tailored programs to suit individual student needs which has resulted in an impressive 100% employment rate on some of their programs. This quality is achieved through focus on smaller class sizes receiving more support with individualised training and one-on-one Flight Instructor contact. They pride themselves on the personal attention each student receives by the support staff and professional flight instructors. The Academy is popular with International Students and has trained students from many overseas destinations including India, China, Bangladesh, Fiji, Phillipines, UAE and Malaysia.

Amber Aviation Academy has a fleet of 11 Aircraft which have flown more than 53,000 Flight hours. The aircraft fleet is flown by the Schools Flight Instructors who are committed to producing safe, highly competent pilots that are job ready. Their attention to safety and quality excellence is an integral component of Amber Aviation Academy and is a strong contributor to their competitive advantage. Amber Aviation Academy has developed and implemented a company-wide Safety Management System (SMS) that exceeds the Standards and Recommendations of the Civil Aviation Safety Authority.

The school has an English as a Second Language (ESL) Program – For the International Students it may be beneficial for them to complete some English classes in order to become more comfortable with the language.

Its location in Melbourne makes it an exciting place to study. Melbourne is a modern and sophisticated city with Australia’s biggest sporting and cultural scene’s, Melbourne offers a truly unique education experience. Melbourne prides itself on its quality of living, social inclusion and diversity. A very popular destination for International Students, Melbourne has been voted the world’s most liveable city for the 6th consecutive year.

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