HEMS ACADEMYStarFlight was established in joint partnership with CareFlight Group, which operates a full-service, CASA approved aviation training facility in Brisbane, Australia. The CareFlight HEMS Academy is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) offering both aviation and medical HEMS/SAR training throughout Queensland. All courses can be tailor-made to suit individual client requirements.
Highly qualified instructors will provide practical skills across a range of nationally certified aviation courses including, HUET, EBS, Night VFR & NVIS, and Helicopter Type Rating: AW139, B412, BK117, B230, AS350, B206. The CareFlight HEMS Academy also offers mission crew training including, theory and practical helicopter familiarisation training, retrieval doctor, nurse and paramedic training, first aid, CPR and advanced resuscitation courses.
In 2016, the HEMS Academy will launch Australia’s first Thales Level-D AW139 Full Flight Simulator (FFS) offering a full spectrum of training, instruction, ratings and operations management on the AW139 platform.