Graduate Certificate of Aviation

Blended learning – on-campus and digital learning

GC-AV Postgraduate Off-Campus Send me a link to this course

Swinburne's Graduate Certificate of Aviation prepares you for aviation management and leadership roles with a focus on aviation safety behaviours. This human factors in aviation course is primarily for those currently involved in aviation looking to upgrade their skills in human factors in aviation management at a tertiary level.

Develop your understanding of human factors in aviation accidents along with aviation industry fundamentals. Look at how human factors and advanced technology interrelate, and learn how aviation safety reporting can impact safety in operational teams. Gain an understanding of the issues facing the industry and develop clear and coherent communication skills, vital for undertaking professional roles across aviation safety.

This postgraduate course provides you with
aviation human factors training that can form the basis for further study or lead to roles within aviation management, such as airline or airport manager, flight or ground operator, and aviation safety authority. Additionally, upon graduation you will have skills that can be applied across a range of other resilient organisations and industries, including transport, supply chain and health.

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Every international student application is considered for a scholarship
Whether you’re living in Australia or overseas, you’re automatically considered for a scholarship of up to 20% off your course fees. Please check our updated entry requirements.


6 Month/s


Off-Campus (Semester 1, Semester 2) - View application and start dates


A$18020 (total for 2024)*

The indicative course fees shown in Course Search apply to international students for the relevant year only. They are based on a standard study load per year. However, please note that fees are assessed according to a student's study load in each semester, and variation to study load will result in an adjustment to tuition fees. All fees are subject to annual review and may be adjusted.