- Course Code: UKFEM14CCC
- Location: Online
- Duration: 10 hours
- Cost: £299.00
- Qualification: All modern browsers and devices
- Course Access: 12 months
- Exams Included: Yes
- Compatibility: All major browsers / devices
Cabin Crew Certification
Have you always wanted to work on an aircraft and be zipped around the world? Do you already work in the aviation industry and want to improve your career prospects? The cabin crew certification will teach you everything you need to know to enjoy a successful career as a valued member of the cabin crew on board planes around the world.
Introduction to the Cabin Crew Certification
This online study course is designed to give you an introduction into cabin crew careers. It is broken down into twenty informative and manageable modules, which take around ten hours to complete.
You study online at your own pace. As long as you have access to the internet, you can study from anywhere where you are comfortable, whether it's at home or at your desk during your lunch break. Because there is no schedule or deadline to complete the course, you can work full time and study when you have the time, you can complete the course in two days or two months, this is down to personal preference and the time you have available.
When you have studied all twenty modules, you will need to complete a multiple-choice test with a pass mark of seventy five percent. In the event you don't pass the first time, you will be given an opportunity to go back over the modules and retake the test. On successful passing, you can download and print your certificate.
What You Will Learn
The twenty information packed modules will teach you the following:
- Understand passenger aviation. This covers the history of cabin crew members, what to expect when working as a member of a cabin crew and the hierarchy on the airline.
- Learn about the different aircrafts you can work on from private charters to budget flights and which offer the best career prospects looking forward.
- Get an understanding of the aviation rules. You will learn which governing bodies regulate British air travel, what ATOL is and how the regulations change and what you can do to prepare for these changes.
- Identify with various aviation abbreviations. Know when they are used, why you need to know them and the most common abbreviations you will hear throughout your career.
- Learn how to adapt to different time zones and how currencies are calculated.
- Get an understanding of weather conditions and interruptions. You will learn more about turbulence, what weather conditions can impact a flight and how to keep your passengers safe.
- Know the layout of a commercial flight from the area names to what areas you can and cannot enter.
- Learn about communications systems and passenger announcements. You will learn how to effectively communicate with passengers and flight crew. You will also learn how to adapt your tone of voice when using the communications systems.
- You will learn about the galley (kitchen). You will learn how to keep it safe, how to use it for storage and how to maintain privacy in the galley at all times.
- Learn about emergency exits on the plane from the different types and locations to opening them in the event of an emergency.
- Learn everything you need to know about hand luggage from when it's not appropriate to legal guidelines, restrictions and storage.
- Understand emergency equipment and how to use it.
- Learn about the different flight procedures and what you need to know.
- Know the different types of emergencies you may be faced with when on duty.
- Know how fires on board may start and how to handle them effectively.
- Learn the importance of health and safety for crew and passengers.
- Get essential medical and first aid knowledge you may need during a flight.
- Understand about your uniform and personal grooming and why it is so important.
- Get useful advice on fatigue management.
- Learn valuable crew resource management tips and advice.
Benefits of Cabin Crew Certification
- Improve your career prospects.
- Learn valuable knowledge, skills, advice and guidance to help you achieve success as a valuable member of the cabin crew.
- Study online from anywhere.
- Study at your own pace.
- Use any device to access your study modules.
- Enjoy the convenience of online support throughout your studies.
- Download and print your industry recognised certificate on successful completion.
- About the financial aspects of the aviation industry and how you contribute to it
- The history of cabin crew members
- What is expected of cabin crew members in terms of safety & security
- The hierarchy of your workplace
- About charter flights
- About regional flights
- How budget flights stay budget
- Which types of airlines offer the best career opportunities
- Which governing bodies regulate British air travel companies
- Which European and international bodies play a role in regulating British companies
- What ATOL is
- Why regulations change and how you should prepare for these changes
- Why abbreviations are used
- Why it is necessary to familiarise yourself with abbreviations
- Common aviation abbreviations
- Common domestic and International abbreviations
- How to adapt to different time zones
- The intricate differences between each time zone
- How currencies are calculated
- Currencies and how they apply to your sales targets
- The different types of weather that can affect a flight
- What to do during each weather threat
- What turbulence is
- How cabin crew members keep passengers safe during turbulence
- How to list the names of the different areas on-board a flight
- To understand who can enter which area
- To understand why there may be restrictions on your movements within certain areas
- Determine the relationship between plane areas and in-flight security
- About the different ways of communicating with passengers
- How to communicate with the flight crew
- To know how to adapt your tone of voice to specific situations
- To understand the need to maintain clear communications at all times
- How to use the galley for storage
- How to keep the galley safe
- Why you should maintain the galley in a fit state
- How to ensure the galley is used to maintain privacy
- What the different types of emergency exit are
- How to identify the different forms of emergency exit
- How to open the exits
- To understand which passengers may help you to open the exits
- How to recognise when luggage is not appropriate
- How to stow away luggage carefully
- How to follow legal guidelines with regards to hand luggage
- To understand why certain restrictions apply
- What equipment is available to you to maintain safety
- What a first aid kit is made up of
- Who can use a first aid kit
- The basics of using a slide for emergency evacuations
- How to conduct procedures during the course of a normal flight
- How to conduct yourself appropriately during an abnormal situation
- What to do in an emergency situation
- How to communicate with passengers during every form of procedure
- What the different types of emergency are
- What ditching is and how to handle it
- How to maintain calm amongst the passengers during an emergency
- How to prevent panicked passengers from making others stressed
- How a fire arises
- How to recognise a fire using more than just flames
- What the potential fire hazards are
- To know what a fire extinguisher does and the risks associated with using one
- How to maintain the health and safety of staff
- How to maintain the health and safety of passengers
- What the basic health and safety guidelines are
- How to identify potential security threats
- What counts as a minor medical issue
- What more serious medical issues are
- About administering first aid to passengers
- What medical equipment is on-board an aircraft
- How to select appropriate uniform accessories
- How to wear your uniform
- How to maintain your personal appearance
- How to keep your uniform up to date
- How to identify that you are fatigued
- How to manage sleep cycles
- To adapt your lifestyle to prevent fatigue
- To make sure you eat the right snacks on-board
- What crew resource management is
- How CRM initiatives promote the safe operation of flights
- How past incidents are used to help crews
- Communication techniques
Who can take the Cabin Crew Certificate course?Anyone who has an interest in learning more about this subject matter is encouraged to take the course. There are no entry requirements to take the course.
What is the structure of the course?The course is broken down into 20 individual modules. Each module takes between 20 and 90 minutes on average to study. Although you are free to spend as much or as little time as you feel necessary on each module, simply log in and out of the course at your convenience.
Where / when can I study the course?You can study the course any time you like. Simply log in and out of the web based course as often as you require. The course is compatible with all computers, tablet devices and smart phones so you can even study while on the move!
Is there a test at the end of the course?Once you have completed all 20 modules there is a multiple choice test. The questions will be on a range of topics found within the 20 modules. The test, like the course, is online and can be taken a time and location of your choosing.
What is the pass mark for the final test?The pass mark for the test is 70%.
What happens if I fail the test?If you don’t pass the test first time you will get further opportunities to take the test again after extra study. There are no limits to the number of times you can take the test. All test retakes are included within the price of the course.
When will I receive my certificate?Once you have completed your test you can log in to your account and download/print your certificate any time you need it. If you would prefer us to post you a certificate to a UK address, there will be an admin charge of £10 (certificates sent internationally may cost more).
How can I pay?You can either use your Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Solo cards or PayPal account to pay for the online course. Our site uses the latest SSL encryption to ensure your safety. All payments are handled securely by PayPal.
How long after payment can I begin the course?You can begin the course immediately after your payment has been received. You will create your login details during the checkout process. We will also send you an email confirming your login details.
How long does it take to complete the Cabin Crew Certificate course?We estimate that the course will take about 10 hours to complete in total, plus an additional 30 minutes for the end of course test.
How long is my certificate valid for?Once you have been awarded your certificate it is valid for life. The certificate does not expire or need renewing.