Theory Courses

Behind every practical component of your flying is a theory component. At TVSA, we prepare you for these exams and have a number of theory courses available for each phase of your career.

Basic Aeronautical Knowledge (BAK)

BAK is the first exam you will complete as a student pilot. It tests the basic principles of flight and aircraft general knowledge as well as meteorology and air law. Our next BAK course runs over 4 Saturdays in August.

4 x Saturdays    |    9am – 5pm    |    $560

  • 4th August
  • 11th August
  • 18th August
  • 25th August

Private Pilot Licence (PPL)

This theory course will prepare you for the PPL theory exam. This exam will cover topics such as flight rules and air law, aerodynamics, meteorology, navigation, flight planning, power plants, aircraft systems and other relevant subject.

5 x Saturdays    |    9am – 5pm    |    $900

  • 1st September
  • 8th September
  • 15th September
  • 22nd September
  • 29th September

Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL)

The CPL theory course requires you to complete seven areas of study. An exam on each area needs to be completed before you are able to attain your Commercial License. The seven subjects are: Meteorology, Performance and Planning, Navigation, Human Factors, Aircraft General Knowledge (AGK), Aerodynamics and Air Law. Please see tabs below for start dates for each subject.

From October    |    $900 per subject 

Class Delivery: 1-5th October

Supervised & Self Paced Study:  8-12th

Class Delivery: 15-19th October

Supervised & Self Paced Study:  22-26th October

Class Delivery: 29th – 2nd November

Supervised & Self Paced Study:  5th – 9th November

Class Delivery: 12-16th November

Supervised & Self Paced Study:  19-23rd November

Class Delivery: 14-18th January

Supervised & Self Paced Study:  21-25th January

Class Delivery: 28-1st February

Supervised & Self Paced Study:  4-8th February

Class Delivery: 11-15th February

Supervised & Self Paced Study:  18-22nd February