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Welcome to TVSA Pilot Training

At TVSA Pilot Training, we are dedicated registered training organisation who train pilots for a challenging and satisfying career in commercial aviation.

We offer Nationally Accredited Diploma’s for those who desire a career as a pilot as well as non-accredited training courses for those who are looking for a thrilling recreational experience.

We know how strong the ambition to fly can be and we’ve been putting people like you in the cockpit of aeroplanes since 1982.  Longwarry was the first base of TVSA Pilot Training. Today we hold our campus at the Bacchus Marsh Aerodrome, flying seven days a week.

TVSA Pilot Training offers a complete range of flight training. From beginner courses, which will take you to Solo standard, through to your Commercial Pilot Licence, Instructor Rating and Instrument Rating training.

What we stand for

To offer the best training experience tailored to our customer on an individual basis.
We have some very experienced instructors at TVSA. With many hours flying and a deep knowledge of the aviation industry under their belt, we trust that our students are receiving the best education possible. We believe in the quality of our training and often provide employment to students who successfully compete their training.
With no landing fees or air services charges you are getting the best value for money with TVSA. Our training area is only a 2 minute taxi from the runway, meaning you spend less time on the ground and more time in the air.

Meet Our Team

Daniel PearsonCEO
Daniel is now a part owner of TVSA and has a background in recreational aviation. As a private pilot, Daniel has now gained endorsements in IFR, tail-wheel, aerobatics and more.
His working history is mainly in IT but extends into many other industries, including aviation, which helps him run the business.
Annalisa MilesHead of Operations
Annalisa is a Grade One Multi-Engine Flight instructor with a wealth of experience behind her. Annie completed her CPL in NZ in 2009 and her Instructor Rating at Moorabbin in 2010. Annalisa brings her high-level people management and organisation skills to her role as Head of Operations.
Lindsay VilliersAccounts/Executive Assistant
Lindsay comes from an Accounting and Bookkeeping background, with over 7 years experience in this field. After joining the team in 2016, Lindsay has found a new interest in the aviation industry. She deals with all account enquiries and payroll to keep the business soaring. In her recreational time, Lindsay enjoys bush-walking, road tripping, camping and anything outdoors.
Anjee NoonanMarketing Coordinator
Anjee has a passion for marketing and has worked freelancing in the industry for the past 12 months. Her role is to manage advertising and marketing materials, career expo planning and business document design. Anjee is a coffee enthusiast, always on the hunt for a new brew.
Toni Rose-CreeFlight Instructor
Toni’s passion for instructing started at an early age. After being a dance instructor for 6 years, Toni moved into the world of aviation and is now a Grade 3 Flight Instructor. She is dedicated and invested in her students learning experience. Toni suffers from the travel bug and is forever planning her next trip!
Daniel Hadler Flight Instructor
Dan moved from Perth, Western Australia to join us in April 2017, and has recently started working as a Grade 3 Instructor alongside his role in Operations. In his spare time, Dan enjoys watching and playing soccer (or “proper football” as he calls it), and is looking forward to learning new things and growing with us here at TVSA.
Ashley MillerFlight Instructor
Ashley is new to the TVSA team in 2018. Ashley has been interested in aviation since he was a teen and began flying at Moorabbin in 2008. Outside of flying, Ashley is an active person who enjoys AFL and cricket.
Travis FoxFlight Instructor
After completing his training locally in 2014, Travis started with TVSA in early 2018. Travis is enjoying working with our experienced team and sharing his knowledge with his students. While away from work Travis is a video game fanatic and loves a good TV series.
Jerome Wong Flight Instructor
Jerome’s childhood dream was to be an Airforce pilot. He earned a PPL in school, then served in the Republic of Singapore Air Force for 36 years as an operational pilot and flight instructor. Passionate about flying, he is happiest when imparting knowledge and skills to the next generation of aviators. His interests include warbirds, reading, film, soccer and long walks.