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 Civil and Military Awareness course will provide you with introductory knowledge of Australian military aviation and the inherent differences to civil aviation.

It explores legislation, air space, safety, variations of aircraft, and career pathways into defence, including roles supporting defence operations.

Who should attend

This course is a useful introduction for those working in civil operations with Australian Defence, or those transitioning from Defence into civil operations. It’s also suited to learners entering the aviation and aerospace industry or as a refresher/primer course for cross-industry or inter-industry graduates, managers and support personnel.

Skills you’ll learn

  • Military ecosystem roles and responsibilities
  • Defence regulatory framework
  • Military air traffic management
  • Aerospace security and operations

Learning outcomes

  • The military ecosystem, roles and responsibilities
  • The history of military aviation
  • Defence regulatory framework
  • Military aircraft and air traffic management
  • National security and overseas operations
  • Primes working with defence, restrictions and guidelines

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

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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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