Airline Cabin Crew

  • Students

    Ideal if: your goal is to work in the travel and tourism industry as airline cabin crew.

    You’ll learn: working as a cabin crew; how to handle passengers and make passenger announcements; health, safety and security; cabin service and selling techniques; and dealing with emergency situations.

    Expect: a mix of theory combined with practical experience to develop your customer service and selling skills.

    You’ll love: our unique aircraft simulation room on campus and the opportunity to train with airlines like British Airways and Flybe.

    This qualification is designed for anyone who'd like to work as cabin crew, including the duties carried out by cabin crew in the crew room.

    "Students benefit from effective careers advice and guidance and a broad range of work experience opportunities and work-related activities which help prepare them well for their next steps. Air cabin crew students recently attended a major airline’s recruitment event and teachers are now supporting them as they prepare for interview.” (Ofsted, 2016)

    There are six units that will help you to develop your skills when working with customer on board: 1. Working As Cabin Crew 2. Airline Health, Safety and Security 3. Airline Emergency Situations 4. Dealing With Passengers on Board an Aircraft 5. Cabin Service - Selling Techniques 6. Making Passenger Announcements on Board an Aircraft The course is a combination of continual assessment and includes the development of practical workplace skills. You will be assessed through coursework and practical assignments. What's more the college has invested money into creating the right environment for you. So you will benefit from the latest learning technology and a unique aircraft simulation room where you can put your customer service skills into practice.

    You will also be learning from tutors who have been cabin crew, and as part of the course you will have the opportunity to visit airlines to develop your skills.

    As part of your programme of study you will also be timetabled for English and Maths.

    You will need to complete relevant work placement as part of your course. You will have support whilst at College to arrange this but it is advised to start thinking about it prior to enrolment.


At Gloucestershire College we want students to develop their English and maths skills so that they achieve their learning goals and future career aims. For this reason all full-time students who have not achieved grade A* to C English language or maths GCSE will study these subjects as part of their course.

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Course Variant

Airline Cabin Crew

Level 2

Campus

Gloucester

Start Date

4 September 2019

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What You Will Pay

British and European Union students

Age: 16-18

You will pay £350 for your course

This includes the following fees:

Events: £300

Kit and Uniform: £50

Your course could be free of charge as you may be eligible for financial support to help pay your tuition fees, travel, exams, materials or childcare.

When you enrol you’ll need to pay any course fees for the first year, which you can do by direct debit, cash, debit card or credit card.

Please contact us for more information.

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British and European Union students

Age: 19+

You will pay £2,068 for your course

This includes the following fees:

Events: £300

Exam: £68

Kit and Uniform: £50

Your course could be free of charge as you may be eligible for financial support to help pay your tuition fees, travel, exams, materials or childcare.

When you enrol you’ll need to pay any course fees for the first year, which you can do by direct debit, cash, debit card or credit card.

Please contact us for more information.

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If you would like to apply for this course, please add it to your shortlist. You may then add further courses to your shortlist or continue to complete your application.


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Overseas students

Please contact us to discuss your fees for this course

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Why Gloucestershire College?

We have a lot of experience offering Apprenticeships and work-related training. We have industry-standard facilities and experienced teaching staff which provide the ideal complement to work-based learning.

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90% of students would recommend GC and 95% said that the teaching on their course was good.

Ofsted has rated us good.

  • We offer industry relevant facilities
  • Our lecturers are passionate subject specialists
  • Employers value our students' skills

We'll look after you. We have dedicated teams to help you and a great Learning Mentor scheme.

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