|Photo shows student who have benefited from Air Niugini Pilot Training Scholarships. credit: Air Niugini FB|
A fantastic scholarship opportunity for students from Papua New Guinea to train as Airline Pilots is now open.
Papua New Guinea's Airline offers Pilot training scholarships for students from Papua New Guinea to train as Airline Pilots through their Pilot Cadet Programme. This scholarship is offered annually depending on the availability of training berths.
Now Air Niugini is seeking young Papua New Guineans to join its National Pilot Cadet Training Scheme. The National Pilot Cadet Scheme aims to develop successful candidates to Commercial Pilots level by employing the highest training worldwide.
Successful candidates will be inducted into the Airline environment which prepares them for an ab initio pilot training in Australia. The duration of the ab initio pilot training is one year and on successful completion of training, cadets will be rewarded with an Australian Commercial Pilot License and Instrument Rating.
In recognition that a flying career will require constant training and testing to international standards, applicants must be totally committed and motivated to succeed in this profession.
Applicants must posses:
A minimum of Grade 12 Education with A or B passes in Physics, Maths A and English
Is between the 18 — 25 years of age
A minimum height of 163cm
Medically free of any illnesses or sickness.
Applicants must be prepared to undergo an intensive recruitment and selection process.
5 February, 2016 (Annually)
How to apply
All interested applicants please address your application including a current CV, passport sized photo, copies of references and certificates with a valid contact to:
The Cadet Pilot Recruitment
Human Resources Department
Air Niugini Limited
P.O. Box 7186
National Capital District
Phone: (+675) 327 3466 /327 3469