About Us


We are a global training academy

Mega Aero Training Academy (MATA) founded in 2010 is an aviation training academy based at Rand Airport, Germiston with Satellite training facilities at Safomar Aviation Operations, Germiston, Johannesburg. MATA trains in all areas of the aerospace environment and is a leader in aviation education. Combining an innovative education and training model with a curriculum based on industry trends and opportunities.

MATA offers aviation industry training in the following fields: aviation apprentice technical training, flight crew, cabin crew, advanced technical training, regulatory training, ground school for pilots, technical type ratings (rotor and fixed wing), dangerous goods for aviation, airport worker training and is a Trade Test Certified preparation and examination center. MATA holds both local accreditation with the South African authorities and several African countries

MATA has maintained a tradition of excellence in aviation training throughout its expansion of aviation career type training. Housing more than, 900+ years of aviation experience, amongst the instructional staff. Any student is guaranteed a wealth of knowledge and experience transferal.

With our focus on industry partnerships, graduate students of MATA have access to real-world projects, networking opportunities and up-to-date information that make them desirable future employees and leaders.

The Aviation authorities demand the world’s highest and strictest standards for training aviation personnel. The training our students receive not only meets, but exceeds these standards. We are proud of the people we have placed through the years with companies all over the world.