Is this course for me?
This course will suit you if you wish to gain an insight in to the exciting life of airline cabin crew. You will gain an introduction in to safety procedures, standard operating procedures, aviation medicine and the glamourous side of impeccable grooming that is essential to the industry. You will also gain invaluable skills and knowledge in how to be successful in the recruitment procedure, identifying the skills and attributes that airlines are looking for.
About the Course
The Level 2 Diploma in Air Cabin Crew will provide you with the basic knowledge and training to begin your career within the aviation industry.
Based at City campus, you will study safety/evacuation procedures and check-in and in flight duties in our purpose built, mock-up air craft and check in desk. As well as learning the basics of cabin crew responsibilities, you'll also prepare for interviews and further employment within the industry. The course also includes a study trip to the British Airways training facility at London Heathrow.
Key Areas of Study
•Introduction to Airline/Aviation operations
•Airline Health, Safety and Security
•Airline Emergency Procedures
•Cabin Crew Room Duties
•Role of Air Cabin Crew (On-board)
•Preparation for Employment as Air Cabin Crew
Tell Me More
The Sheffield College's City campus is a vibrant college with state of the art facilities including spacious dedicated blending learning classrooms, together with a mock-up aircraft plus a designated passenger check-in area where practical role plays will be carried out. You will be trained by experienced lecturers from the airline industry who possess a wealth of knowledge from Charter to Scheduled airlines with links to industry which include British Airways, Thomas Cook and Virgin Atlantic.
A visit to Crane Bank, British Airways training facility at London Heathrow Airport will be included in your course, where you will carry out practical activities such as fire procedures, emergency evacuation and safety demonstrations. Additionally, you will gain basic First Aid skills including CPR and take part in a practical session at Ponds Forge where you will demonstrate lifesaving skills in the water.
You will be assessed through one on-line test, coursework, and practical assessments around Emergency Evacuation, Safety Demonstration etc. Assignments will be set and all deadlines must be met.
4 GCSEs at Grade 3 or above including English Language and Maths.