This is a one-year course for people over the age of 17 interested in a career in Air Cabin Crew.
The Level 2 Diploma provides opportunities for you to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal qualities and attitudes essential for successful performance in working life.
What Will I Learn?
You will learn through theory and practical sessions to deal effectively with the health, safety and security of air passengers, abnormal, dangerous/emergency situations and passengers' needs.
You will also visit British Airways training ground at Heathrow and take part in practical sessions such as aircraft evacuation, fire training and survival. Survival sessions on water will also take place in a local swimming pool.
The course also covers interviewing skills which are essential to your progression into the travel industry
You will require 4 GCSEs at grades A*- D including Maths/Numeracy and English/Welsh, or completion of a full vocational programme at Level 1 which must also include GCSE Maths/Numeracy & English/Welsh at grades A*-D or equivalent such as Level 1 ESW Communications and Application of Number. Learners on this course need to have satisfactory clearance with the Disclosure and Barring Service.
You will be invited to attend an interview, and will undertake an assessment in literacy and numeracy, to establish any support required.
To gain the Level 2 Diploma in Air Cabin Crew you must complete a range of written and practical assessments. Assessment will cover practical skills, oral questioning, assignment work and written questions. You will receive feedback on your progress throughout the course.
Coleg y Cymoedd takes every effort to ensure the information on this website is accurate at time of being live. Coleg y Cymoedd reserves the right to make changes or withdraw without notice any of the courses, course facilities or support described.
Please note: Fees are payable for each year of study. Fees for Part time courses starting September 2019 have yet to be decided. We estimate that they will be confirmed by April 2019.
Additional Fee Notes
Purchase of Kit and/or Education Trips is required for this course. Please discuss this at interview stage with a tutor after you have applied. A tailored individual package will be developed for you depending on which course you have chosen
- On successful completion of this course, you will be able to apply for jobs within the travel industry. Many past learners have progressed into airlines and airports.
Air travel assistant
Average salary: £35,061
Air travel assistants issue travel tickets and boarding passes, examine other documentation, provide information and assistance at airport terminals and look after the welfare, comfort and safety of passengers travelling in aircraft.
Entrants usually possess GCSEs/S grades. Fluency in a foreign language may also be required in some posts. Training typically lasts between 3 to 6 weeks followed by a 6 to 12 month probationary period of on-the-job training.