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Aviation Operations Level 2 at Craven College

Course description

Would you like to have a career as part of a vital airport ground operations team? This introductory course based at our unique airside location at Leeds Bradford International Airport will prepare you for further study.

With millions of people booking holidays each year it is essential that every airline and airport in the world have a solid team of employees behind them to head up their airport ground operations team whether in baggage handling, aircraft marshalling, aircraft dispatch, check in or security. Interested? Start your journey with this Level 2 qualification.

Why choose to study with us? We have a unique airside campus based at Leeds Bradford International Airport where your learning experience takes place alongside industry. We have extensive industry links with UK and European companies including, Multiflight, Air Malta engineering and Lufthansa Technik engineering. This reflects on our outstanding student progression into the aviation workplace and Degree level study. There is also scope for students to study and work abroad with aviation and travel partners around the world. Thanks to our tutors who have specific training in the aviation industry, we are able to offer students an engaging and varied learning experience to remember.

Course content

  • Baggage processing
  • Passenger check-in, embarkation & disembarkation
  • The aircraft dispatch process
  • Health & safety
  • Aircraft marshalling
  • Airport security
  • Work experience

Entry requirements

  • 4 GCSEs 9-3 (A*-D) including English & maths
  • Clear Disclosure Scotland check


Written and practical assessment

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Future opportunities

  • Aviation Operations Level 3
  • Aircraft Marshalling / Dispatcher
  • Airline & Airport Ground Operations
  • Airline Customer Service Agent
  • Airport Security
  • Baggage Processing
  • Passenger Check-In

Further information

At Craven College we want you to be successful both during your time here at College and anything you decide to do after College.

The support services within College exist to help support you to get the most out of your course:Craven College Support

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Craven College directly.

Last updated date: 10 October 2017
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