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Aviation Operations Level 3 Extended Diploma at The City of Liverpool College

Course description

This qualification provides learners with the underpinning skills, knowledge and understanding in health and safety and security required to work in an aviation environment. This qualification has been developed in conjunction with employers to meet industry needs.

Skills and Knowledge Developed: Health and Safety in the Aviation Industry, Security in the Aviation industry, Handling Air Passengers, Aviation Meteorology for Ground Staff, Aircraft Dispatch, Team Leadership and Customer Service.

Entry requirements

5 GCSE’s at C or above including English and Maths. Alternatively a relevant BTEC Level 2 Diploma with Merit grade, or a Level 2 Certificate with Distinction.

Future opportunities

Airport Ground Handling, Cabin Crew, Tour Operations, Security, Foundation Degree Tourism & Leisure, Higher Education

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The City of Liverpool College directly.

Last updated date: 27 September 2016

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    • The College's Duke Street centre is located amongst the City's bustling RopeWalks conservation area famous for it's port related heritage and vibrant culinary scene. The centre is located just a few minutes walk from the City's world class shopping centre, Liverpool One.

      This campus is the central location for apprenticeships and both further and higher education courses in catering, hospitality, travel, tourism and leisure as well as hair, beauty and holistic therapies.

      All students have access to well-resourced facilities including modern industry standard teaching workrooms, kitchens and laboratories and salons kitted out with modern, industry-specialist equipment.

      The Academy Restaurant, Academy Hair, Beauty and Holistic Therapy Salons, The Graduate Hair Salon and The Academy Café are located here in purpose built, industry standard facilities. As commercial ventures, they provide authentic working environments for students in training, as well as first-rate food produce and services and hair and beauty treatments to the public at highly competitive prices.