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A helicopter pilot flies helicopters to transport passengers, mail or freight, or provide agricultural, aviation or aerial surveillance services. Registration or licensing is required. In Australia a helicopter pilot is a Skill Level 1 occupation.
Helicopter pilot is on the following skill lists:
This occupation is not on the following skills lists:
Group: 2311 Air Transport Professionals
The job of a helicopter pilot in Australia is to fly and navigate aircraft, control and direct air traffic to ensure the safe and efficient operation of aircraft in flight and on the ground, and instruct students in flying aircraft.
Most occupations in the helicopter pilot unit group (Group 2311) have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Aeroplane and Helicopter Pilots require a prescribed minimum amount of flying experience in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
Registration or licensing as a Helicopter Pilot is required in Australia.
Occupations within the Helicopter Pilot Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same helicopter pilot group if not specifically listed in the STSOL or MLTSSL the ANZSCO description should be used for reference purposes only.
Where mandatory licensing or registration is required you must demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS, or equivalent, whichever is higher.
Please contact us if you would like assistance with your Helicopter Pilot skilled visa application. Registered Migration Australia is a licensed migration company. We are proudly 100% Australian owned and operated.