Course Advice

020 3757 4000

Travel & Tourism

Giving you an insight into a career in the skies, this programme will teach you about cabin crew members' roles and responsibilities, particularly when it comes to passenger safety. The course will also introduce you to the various different aspects of the job including airline and aviation operations, airline health safety and security policies, airline emergency procedures and crew room duties.

Entry Requirements

  • 4 GCSEs D-F / or 3-2 (in 2017 GCSEs)
  • Relevant Level 1 qualification with Merit or above
  • Relevant industry experience to Level 1 or above
  • You will also need to meet airlines' employment requirements, eg height between 5ft 2in and 6ft 2in, no visible tattoos or piercings, ability to swim 25m, valid ID (passport) and be prepared to wear our cabin crew uniform to the standards required.
  • Unit breakdown, Progression & More...

    Assessment Method

    Research tasks, short-answer questions practical tasks and online e-assessments.

    Aims of the course

    To meet the needs of those who want to work as air cabin crew in the aviation sector allowing students to learn, develop and practise the skills required for employment.

    Progression Opportunities

    Completing one of the study courses can lead to progression into employment with airlines or training with a tourism organisation.

    Facilities

    Lessons, workshops, educational visits to airlines and airports, talks by industry guest speakers and successful students currently working as crew.

    Career Options

    On completion of this course you are ready to apply for a cabin crew job with an airline.

Course Details

Venue Southwark
Day/Eve Day
Mode Full Time
Duration 30 weeks
Start Date 09/09/2019
End Date 15/05/2020

Funding

For up-to-date information about tuition fees, living costs and financial support, visit Fees and Finance.

16-18 Free
19-24 £ 471 p/year
24+ £471 p/year
International £3,600 p/year

And Then?

College isn't just about a social life and good grades. Check out what sort of careers this subject can lead to.

Leisure and travel service occupations n.e.c.

£24,000

Air travel assistants

£32,000

Chief executives and senior officials

£117,000

Stephanie Marshall

Stephanie Marshall

The course tutors are amazing and if it wasn’t for them I wouldn’t have got this job.

Kimberley Cooper

Kimberley Cooper

I’m so glad I chose the path I did – studying such a vocational course at Southwark College was great for my CV, and now I’m doing the job I always wanted to do.

Sarah El-wahabi

Sarah El-wahabi

Airlines aim to build professional and well groomed air crew so in order to pass these interviews you need to look like the part and sell yourself. One of the things I learned at College was how to stand out in these interviews.

Key information

We want to get you on a course and working towards your career as soon as possible. But there are some things you need to know...

Fees & Finance Our Campuses Open Events FAQ

Contact Us

Get the help you need. Our Advice Team is available Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

Email Us Call Us

Apply Now

Search for a course or your favourite subject, find more information and begin your application.

snapcode

Course Enquiry Form

Invalid Input
Invalid Input
This field is required.
This field is required.
This field is required.
Invalid Input