Aviation Studies is one of the 19 new school subjects that the Department of Education has implemented in schools in South Africa over the last five years.
In this subject, learners will be exposed to general aviation theory to prepare them for work in the aviation sector.
At the end of their high schooling career, learners will have a background of the sector prior to deciding whether they’ll study towards this qualification in post-school education and training.
Here's a list of flight training centres in South Africa that you can choose from:
- Cape Town Flight Training Centre
- Johannesburg School Of Flying
- Morningstar Flight Academy
- Flight Training College
- Eagle Flight Academy South Africa
- U-Fly Training Academy
- UAV Industries
- Cranfield Aviation Training
- Madiba Bay School of Flight
- AAA 4 PILOTS
- Aeronav Academy
- Johannesburg Flying Academy
- Progress Flight Academy
- Virginia Flight School
- Lanseria Flight Centre
- 43 Air School
- The Academy of Aviation
- Skyy Aviation Academy
- Paramount Aviation Academy (Pty) Ltd
- Avcon Jet Africa
For a full list of places to study to become a pilot, head to our Where To Study section.
This is a diverse career field with many opportunities in both the public and private sectors.
This depends on the type of pilot that you want to be and the sector that you are most passionate about.