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NCFE Level 3 Introductory Diploma in Travel and Tourism - AVIATION AO

Course Code: C3876
Campus: Castlereagh
Week Commencing: 10 Sep 18
18/19 Academic Year End Date:
22 Jun 19
The aviation industry has changed dramatically in the past few years, with an increasing wide range of dynamic and energetic job roles available. If you’re excited about the possibility of working within the airline industry and have big plans to be adventurous and explore exciting destinations, we will give you the specialist knowledge and skills needed to prepare you for a career as cabin crew or working within an airport operational environment. This course aims to provide you with an in-depth knowledge of the airline and airport industry, offering a unique learning environment which includes our new aircraft cabin mock-up. This facility provides students with state of the art industry training experiences which prepares students fully for their careers and develop the highest professional standards.

This two year course includes a range of core and optional subjects which includes Customer Service, working as cabin crew, dealing with emergencies on board the aircraft, making passenger announcements and checking passengers in at the airport and destination knowledge such as different time zones, currencies and climates. Assessment will be carried out in the form of building a portfolio of evidence.

The course is taught by industry professionals, which gives you first-hand knowledge and experience from people who have worked in the industry to enable you to develop to your full potential.

This programme of study will also include enrichment units such as Employability Skills, which will provide you with an insight into the competitive recruitment process in this dynamic and fast growing industry.

Career Opportunities / Progression

Career opportunities are varied and include Air Cabin Crew, Aircraft Despatcher, Passenger Service Agent and many more. The minimum age requirement for some UK Cabin Crew and Ground Operations is 18, for further information contact airlines directly.

Entry Requirements

Requirements are pre-defined by the College’s admissions criteria which are outlined at http://www.belfastmet.ac.uk/full-time/entry-criteria-further-education/ . You will need to have at least four GCSEs at Grade C or above or equivalent, including English.

Cost

Please contact us for information regarding course fees.

All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.

Other Information

You will be required to buy a Belfast Met uniform, costing approximately £35.00. Students will visit different attractions as part of the course at an additional cost of approximately £20.00.

Contact Information

Lisa Allan, Tel: 028 9026 5021 or email: [email protected]