The MAF Training Centre offers the specific knowledge and skills required to become a MAF pilot through a full-time 15-month programme. As a MAF Preferred Training Provider, we offer reduced course fees for candidates from MAF Resourcing Groups.
Mareeba’s ideal location includes challenging climate, geography and weather conditions, plus the close proximity to two active MAF programmes providing an important cross-cultural experience to prepare for the mission field.
A PATHWAY TO BECOME A MAF PILOT
Establish contact with Resourcing Group - see list below for your country
Complete non-technical recruitment requirements (eg Bible College training)
Pass MAF pilot aptitude testing
Check aptitude to complete Pilot Training course, 1 day at Mareeba, QLD or in conjunction with MAF Resourcing Group
Full-time 15 month programme
Commercial Pilot License Course + Instrument Rating at Mareeba, QLD
Recommendation for service, assessment against available positions and family readiness
Return home to connect with supporters before moving to MAF Program Location