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Air Cabin Crew

Course Code: DACC

Level: 2
Subject area: Travel & Tourism
Awarding body: City & Guilds
Qualification: City & Guilds, Diploma
Course type: Full-time
Time of Day: Daytime
Duration: One year

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About the course

If you would love to travel to worldwide destinations as a cabin crew member, air host or air hostess, this City & Guilds Air Cabin Crew Diploma is a perfect way to learn more about the aviation industry. If you get a job as a cabin crew member, travelling to different countries and experiencing different cultures could become part of your daily routine. This highly practical level 2 course will see you taking part in practical assessments at British Airways’ training headquarters at Heathrow Airport, as well as using our realistic mock air cabin. This is a dynamic area and the variety of skills learnt on this course could also springboard you into other careers within the leisure and tourism industry, as well as giving you the option to progress to the BTEC Extended Diploma in Travel and Tourism here at City College Plymouth.

What you'll learn

You will complete six core units, which include:

  • introduction to airline and aviation operations
  • airline health, safety and security
  • airline emergency procedures
  • role of air cabin crew (onboard).

The course includes practical assessments in our mock air cabin and an airport assessment day. You will also have the opportunity to study level 2 Worldwide Travel and Tourism Destinations and a functional skills in maths or English.

Your individualised study programme will be made up of the following four areas:

  • the qualification you are studying
  • English and maths
  • work experience
  • other activities to develop your personal skills e.g. preparing you for employment, training or higher/further education.
Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course, however you will need to be ‘water confident’ as there will be a practical assessment in a swimming pool which will be undertaken in the first few weeks.

Assessments/Exams

There will be a mixture of internal and external assessments.

What's next?

Upon successful completion you may progress to the level 3 BTEC Diploma in Travel and Tourism.

Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2017/18 (August 2017 – July 2018). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2018/19.

Full-time

Course Code: DACC

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: £999

B Reduced Course Fee (for eligible students): £0

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 This course is free for this age group
19 - 23 A  or   B(Note: If you do not have a level 2 qualification, this course may be free).
24+ A  or   B

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.