Aviation and Aerospace Fundamentals is a series of short courses designed to offer you the foundational skills and knowledge you need before deciding which aviation career you’d like to pursue.  

Designed by industry for industry, our Basic Aviation Theory course will introduce you to the basics of aviation theory including aircraft terminology, navigation and aerodynamics.

This course will demystify the art of aviation, teaching you how aircraft take flight, navigate the skies, stay in the air, and execute safe landings.

Who should attend

This program has been developed for people who want to enter the Aviation and Aerospace industry,or to develop a greater understanding of basic aviation theory within the industry.

Skills you’ll learn

  • Aviation theory and terminology
  • Aviation rules and regulations

Learning outcomes

  • Aircraft terminology
  • Aerodynamics
  • Navigation
  • Performance and loading
  • Air law
  • Meteorology

Why Swinburne?

Delivered by facilitators who are industry experts

Participant course training manual

Live Online delivery allows you to do the course from anywhere

Access to our team of Customer Development Advisors

Upcoming dates
Aviation and Aerospace Fundamentals - Basic Aviation Theory
Self-Paced Online
12:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Download brochure

Download this document as a quick outline of the short course that can be printed and presented to your employer.
Live Online Delivery

Our Live Online delivery

Our Live Online delivery is a dynamic, engaging and interactive way to learn remotely. It’s just like face-to-face but with the added benefits of digital technology. Your facilitator will present in real-time, and you will be able to participate in group discussions and collaborate on exercises and group activities using our interactive platforms.

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