Training Beyond the Standard


Nelson Aviation College is pleased to welcome all students back to our onsite premises.

A reminder that applications are invited for the February 2022 Diploma intake. We have flexibility with application cut-off dates at this time due to the uncertainty surrounding COVID levels, with this we will also be offering an online selection process with prior consultation.

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Welcome to Nelson Aviation College

We are an Air New Zealand Preferred Flight Training Organisation and will provide you with an Air New Zealand Preferred Pilot Pathway, the New Zealand Diploma in Aviation - Airline Preparation Strand. We also deliver the Flight Instructor and GA Strands.

NAC was selected by Air New Zealand to undertake the administration and management of its approved Airline Integration Course. Please see here for further information about this incredible multi-crew training course.

NAC has been selected by the Tertiary Education Commission to offer student loans for pilot training (conditions apply).

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Training Beyond the Standard


Our Aircraft

Nelson Aviation College operates a fleet of Cessna and Piper aircraft utilising both Analog and TEC (Technically Enhanced Cockpit) instrumentation. All our aircraft are equipped with RockAIR GPS tracking for safety. 

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Student Testimonials

Nelson Aviation College has trained pilots for over 40 years and our graduates have gone on to fly all over the world. See what they have to say about us.

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