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Travel & Tourism

For people dreaming of a career in the skies this programme will help you to progress towards your goal. The course will teach you about cabin crew members' roles and responsibilities with a particular focus on passenger safety. It introduces 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. On this programme you will also learn about worldwide travel destinations tour operators' products and services package holidays special interest holidays independent travel promotions and sales in travel and tourism conferences and events.

  • Entry Requirements, Units, Assessment and more...

    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-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.

    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 to the next level of study or into employment or training with a tourism organisation.


    Lessons workshops educational visits to airlines and airports talks by guest speakers from the industry 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 35 weeks
Start Date 04/09/2023
End Date 21/06/2024
Course Code 4TVAF9S0


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16-18 Free
19-24 £ 994
24+ Please Enquire
International £9,000
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Southwark College is closely monitoring all communications and guidance as it becomes available. This information is for students and staff and reflects updates from the World Health Organisation (WHO) and Public Health England (PHE). We are prepared to escalate our contingency arrangements in the event of change.

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