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Uxbridge Campus: Course Starting Tue 01 September 2020

Starts: 01/09/2020

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Uxbridge Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00

Entry Requirements

5 GCSEs grade D (grade 3) or above including English, or a relevant Level 1 course at distinction grade, plus a good school report/reference. If you do not have formal qualifications but have appropriate experience, you will be accepted on the basis of a successful interview.

Who is the course for

This course is suitable for students who would like to gain employment in the airline industry or enhance their studies in travel and tourism. It provides an additional qualification for students wishing to work as cabin crew.

Course Content

City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Travel & Tourism (4876-26)

Course units include:

  • Customer service and selling skills for travel and tourism
  • Promotional activities for travel and tourism
  • Meet and greet services
  • UK travel and tourism destinations
  • Worldwide travel and tourism destinations.

Students on this course will have the opportunity to study for the additional qualification – The Level 2 Certificate in Introduction to Cabin Crew - within this study programme. This means you can potentially gain two qualifications at the end of your course.

City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate in Introduction to Cabin Crew (4883-02) Course units include:

  • Airline health, safety & security
  • Aircraft emergency situations
  • Dealing with passengers on board an aircraft
  • Cabin service and selling techniques
  • Making passenger announcements on board an aircraft.

Study Methods

Lectures, workshops, group work, visiting speakers, practical sessions and outside visits to provide students with a realistic view of the industry. This will also involve an overseas residential trip. You will also undertake a one week work placement within the travel industry.

How is the course assessed

The course is assessed through written reports, online tests, role plays and other practical activities. Students must pass ALL UNITS in order to gain overall achievement on the course.

Where next - Further Studies

BTEC Level 3 Foundation Diploma/Extended Diploma in Travel & Tourism or a C&G Level 3 Diploma / Extended Diploma in Travel & Tourism.

Where next - Job Opportunities

You will be in a strong position to become cabin crew at a variety of airlines such as British Airways, Virgin Atlantic and Easyjet.

More Information

Last updated: 31 October 2019

How to Apply

To apply for a course choose one of these methods:

  • Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
  • Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to: Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.

When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.

Uxbridge Campus: Course Starting Tue 01 September 2020

Starts: 01/09/2020

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Uxbridge Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00

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MARWA

It is a great opportunity to learn at Uxbridge College. I feel very welcome here and enjoy my course very much. The facilities like the mock aircraft cabin and travel agency, make learning so much fun and I like learning about travel and
the world. In the future, I hope to pursue my studies at university and work in the airline industry. I would definitely recommend Uxbridge College to anyone, it is a wonderful place to learn.