Cabin Crew Operations (Level 5)

Glasgow Clyde College


Anniesland Campus, Cardonald Campus


Become airline-ready in just one year with our NQ Cabin Crew Operations course. Designed in partnership with leading airlines, this course provides aspiring cabin crew with industry-relevant training. Using state-of-the-art technology and our mock cabin you will build your confidence and practical skills. Throughout the course you will gain hands-on experience in aircraft safety, emergency procedures and customer service. This course also includes a residential visit to Manchester to undertake emergency training at a specialist centre. By the end of the course you should feel prepared to ace any airline's interview and assessment.

Over the course you will cover:
Introduction to Airline/Aviation Operations; Airline Health, Safety and Security; Airline Emergency Procedures (including water survival techniques); Cabin Crew Room Duties; Role of Air Cabin Crew; Preparation for Employment as Air Cabin Crew; Airport Ground Operations; An Introduction to the Tourism Industry.

Entry Requirements

2 subjects at National 5, preferably English, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. You need to be a minimum height of 5"2 (1.59cm), have a valid passport and be fluent in spoken and written English. An interview and short test are part of the selection process.

Progression Routes

Employment as air cabin crew.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Travel and Tourism

SCQF Level