SCQF Level 5
Travel & Tourism, International & Commercial

Course Overview

This exciting course will allow you to develop the correct knowledge and skills required to undertake employment as an Air Cabin Crew or as a Passenger Service Agent within a busy airport environment.

While the aviation industry recovers from the pandemic, take this time to train and acquire skills that will prepare you for this future role and for you to manage a successful interview with an airline or airline ground operator.

This is an 18-week SCQF level 6 course.

The majority of our courses will be delivered online only for the beginning of 2021. A limited number of courses will have classes on campus. You will be contacted by your lecturer if your course will include any face-to-face classes on campus.

What You Will Learn

The course will focus on four main elements:

  • Ground Operations
  • Cabin Crew
  • The Recruitment Process
  • Customer Care for the Aviation Industry

Entry Requirements

It is preferable that applicants have:

  • A minimum of five National 4s and two National 5s or equivalent.

We will consider all applicants on an individually based on their personal statement.

English Proficiency Requirements
  • IELTS 5.5 
How the course is assessed

All assessments will take place online and include:

  • Coursework
  • Online tests
  • Portfolio work
  • Exams

Information on Test/Auditions/Interview Requirements

All applicants will be interviewed via:

  • Online call (Skype)
  • Phone
Progression And Articulation Routes

Students who successfully complete this course can progress onto:

  • A Travel & Tourism course at SCQF level 6 beginning in August 2021.
Download our progression route map here
Career Opportunities
  • A wide range of roles in the aviation sector
Number Of Days Per Week
The majority of your learning will be done online using Microsoft Teams.
Course Cost And Funding Options
Start Date and Time

Full Time

This course will start week commencing...
  • Monday 25/01/2021
End Date

Full Time

This course will end on...
  • Friday 18/06/2021
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Courses may be subject to alteration or cancellation

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