Aviation
Airline Cabin Crew Training

Working as cabin crew for a major airline is an exciting and challenging experience. In addition to jetting off to exotic destinations, the job also requires a high degree of responsibility and specialization to ensure the safety and comfort of passengers in line with industry regulations.

This course is ideal for young professionals looking to get a head start in the profession, introducing the skills and responsibilities expected by the world’s leading airlines. Special emphasis is given to customer service and procedures for handling unusual situations during flight, with the final module of the course giving useful tips for completing the recruitment process.

What will you learn?

Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:

  • Understand the cabin crew profession, its origins and current practices
  • Identify aircraft types and relevant cabin crew functions
  • Manage passenger interactions in a variety of circumstances
  • Recall emergency and safety procedures

Key topics

  • Introduction to the airline industry and aircraft
  • Crew member coordination and communication
  • Customer service and managing passenger interactions
  • Safety and emergency procedures

Who should attend?

This course is recommended for:

  • Aspiring cabin crew members
Airport Operations

Starting a career or wishing to expand your knowledge in airports? Get the essential knowledge you need to succeed.

What will you learn

Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:

  • Know the history of aviation and understand the role airports play in the economy
  • Discover the various airport customers and partners
  • Gain knowledge about the multiple operational and business functions of airports
  • Acquire the tools to apply your knowledge and skills to your airport environment

Key topics

  • Operational functions of the airport
  • Rescue, fire fighting and other support services
  • Airport issues and challenges
  • The future of airports
  • Technological developments

Who should attend?

This course is recommended for:

  • Recently appointed airport staff
  • Travel industry staff
  • Newcomers to the industry
Airport Ramp Services

The aircraft servicing and ground handling basics you need to start a career on the ramp.

Ramp handling services ensure the efficient turnaround of aircraft so that flights stay on schedule. This course offers an introduction to ramp services as well as the ground handling standards and safety requirements you need to know to work safely on the ramp.

Whether you are new to the industry or a recent recruit, this course provides a solid foundation for further professional development in the field of ground operations.

What will you learn?

This course gives you an understanding of:

  • The ground operations working environment
  • Standard ramp operations terminology
  • The departments of an airport and how they work together
  • Basic safety and security for efficient operations
  • Procedures for key aircraft ground servicing tasks
  • IATA Airport Handling Manual and IATA Ground Operations Manual standards

Key topics

  • Introduction to the airside environment and airport ramp services
  • Aircraft characteristics and turnaround plan
  • Cleaning, catering and other services
  • Ground service equipment
  • Standard operating procedures
  • Airside safety
  • Ramp security awareness
  • Future developments in the sector of ramp services

Who should attend?

This course is recommended for:

  • Anyone interested in pursuing a career with an airline or ground service provider
  • Recently recruited airline, airport and ground handling staff
Passenger Ground Services

Learn what it takes to work at one of the airline industry's most visible airport positions and obtain the skills you need to provide assistance and related passenger services at the check-in, gate and concourse of your airport.

The course is designed to complement the training requirements outlined in the IATA Airport Handling Manual (AHM), the IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) and the IATA Passenger Services Conference Resolutions Manual (PSCRM).

What will you learn?

This course gives you an understanding of:

  • Understand how airlines and airports operate in relation to the provision of passenger services
  • Learn about passenger and baggage check-in & boarding procedures, including passengers with special needs
  • Interpret the respective regulatory requirements related to passenger and baggage transport
  • Understand how computer reservations and departure control systems operate
  • Ensure safe and secure passenger & baggage transport
  • Provide superior customer service in a demanding customer facing environment
  • Learn about the latest technological innovations in passenger services
  • Add value to existing and future employers looking to hire and retain knowledgeable and high performing personnel

Key topics

  • Introduction to airport & airline operations
  • Computer Reservations (CRS) and Departure Control Systems (DCS) functions
  • Passenger & Baggage check-in procedures (airport & off-site)
  • Conditions of passenger & baggage carriage, boarding procedures and flight close-out messaging
  • Dangerous Goods regulations awareness for passenger service agents
  • Managing passenger interactions
  • Aviation security procedures for passenger & baggage transport
  • Enhanced passenger facilitation, latest innovations and career opportunities

Who should attend?

This course is recommended for:

  • Airline passenger service staff
  • Ground Handling Agents’ passenger services staff
  • Airport operators’ staff providing passenger services
  • Civil Aviation Authorities’ staff providing passenger services
  • Anyone wishing to start a career as a Passenger Service Agent