Travel & Tourism - Air Cabin Crew Level 2 at City College Brighton and Hove
This exciting program has been designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to gain employment within the airline industry.
Travel and Tourism is one of the most exciting and vibrant industries in the world. You could be helping someone find their dream holiday, travelling the world as a flight attendant, helping people party in sunny locations as a holiday rep, or progressing through the ranks as a top manager.
Our courses, taught by staff with many years experience working in the industry, also equip you with the skills and confidence to pursue a career in many other fields.
The department has fantastic links with some of the largest travel companies in the world, including British Airways, First Choice Holidays, Tui, Swissport, Menzies and Virgin Atlantic and guest speakers regularly share their industry knowledge with students. Students also benefit from overseas educational visits to destinations such as New York and Barcelona along with UK-based educational visits to locations such as Heathrow, Thorpe Park and the British Airways Training Academy.
If you are training as cabin crew and air operations, you will wear professional uniform during your time with us.
This course includes opportunities for you to develop your English and Maths Functional Skills
You are expected to complete these Functional Skills qualifications as part of your course.
Units of study include:
- Introduction to Airline/Aviation operations
- Airline Health, Safety and security
- Airline Emergency Procedures
- Crew Room Duties
- Role of Cabin Crew (on board)
- Preparation for employment
5 GCSEs grade E or above, including grade D or above in GCSE English and GCSE Mathematics or Functional Skills English Level 1-2 and Functional Skills Mathematics Level 1-2.
Students must be aged 17-18 only.
Interview for entry: Interview required
The course is assessed by internal and external bodies with formal progress tests and assignments taken throughout the course and continuous feedback on your progress.
Assessment will be a combination of exams, written work and role plays
All full time courses are free to EU residents who are under 19 years old on the 31st August 2016. The only fees you have to pay are for specialist resources and equipment and the cost of these varies from £25 to £300 depending upon the subject you are studying.
Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial help from the college's learner support funds. You should apply for financial support as soon as you receive your offer letter.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact City College Brighton and Hove directly.