You must meet the following minimum criteria to apply to New Zealand Aviation:
Be at least 18 years old.
Have an IELTS overall score of 5.5, with no sub-part (reading, writing, listening, or speaking) below 5.0.
A New Zealand CAA Class 1 Medical Certificate at course commencement.
A current criminal conviction report. This is available from the Ministry of Justice and can take up to 4 weeks. If you have lived overseas within a 5 year period for more than 6 months you will be required to provide criminal history information from that country too.