Cabin Crew Level 2 Diploma

Course Overview

This programme is for anyone who wants to fly the skies as part of a cabin crew. This Level 2 Diploma will prepare you for a career in the industry, giving you the broad range of knowledge, skills and expertise you’ll need for this demanding but exciting role.

As a member of the cabin crew, you will focus on how to make passengers feel comfortable on a plane and how to complete a range of regular service duties during each flight. You’ll also be introduced to the diverse nature of the role and learn all about the cabin crew tasks that you don’t normally see.
You’ll learn all about airline emergency procedures and health, safety and security policies, as well as focusing on the terminology you’ll need to know to be successful, including phonetics, international time, aircraft types, and airport abbreviations.

Course Requirements

4 GCSEs at grade 3 or above including maths and English. Learners must be age 17 years old at the start of the course.

This is a professional vocational qualification, endorsed by many UK airlines preparing the learner for the role of air cabin crew. Therefore, strict entry requirements are applied to ensure student commitment in preparation for the role.

Course Skills & Benefits

Specialist lecturers from the airline and aviation industry will be teaching on this course. Current Cabin Crew will be brought in for guest speaker lectures.

Mandatory Units

The programme includes:

Introduction to Airline/Aviation Operations
Airline Health, Safety and Security
Airline Emergency Procedures
Crew Room Duty
Role of Air Cabin Crew (on board)
Preparation for Employment as Air Cabin Crew

Course Progression

Students may progress to employment within the industry. Successful students from previous years have gained employment with leading scheduled and charter airlines such as: British Airways, Emirates and Virgin. Other students are working at Manchester Airport in a range of operational roles such as check in.

Course Assessment

Assessment is by coursework, role plays in our aircraft cabin and short tests, one of which is online.

You will achieve the City and Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Air Cabin Crew. Examining/Validating body City and Guilds

Course Finance

This further education course is free for all 16-18 year olds who are resident in the UK and the European Economic Area for the last 3 years. (You must be under 19 on 31st August in the calendar year that you start your course).

19+ learners - please contact the Customer Services Team on 0161 886 7070 for course and fee information.

All students will be required to purchase a uniform, which will cost around £110.00. Day visits will cost approximately £200.00. Other uniform items such as scarves, blouses and shoes may incur additional costs. Financial support may be available for students experiencing financial difficulties.
Exam fees will be payable for students who are 19 or over.

Course Additional Information

Full-time