Travel and tourism


Venue Southwark
Day/Eve Day
Study Mode Full Time
Duration 1 year
Start Date 09/09/2019
End Date 03/07/2020

Fees and Finance

16-18 Free
19-24 £941 p/ year
24+ £941 p/ year
International £9,000 p/ year


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If you're thinking about a career in the aviation industry, this course is a good place to start.

You will learn about the aviation industry, aviation terminology, airport locational geography, customer service, team work in the aviation industry, and preparing for employment, as well as functional skills in mathematics and English.

This is a study programme.

Aims of the course

To enable students to develop and practise the skills required for employment in the aviation sector.

Unit Breakdown

  • The aviation industry,
  • Aviation terminology
  • Airport locational geography
  • Customer service
  • Team work in the aviation industry and Preparing for employment.

Assessment Method

Research tasks, short-answer questions practical tasks and online e-assessments.

Progression Opportunities

After successful completion of this course you can progress on to the Level 3 BTEC Diploma in Aviation which could either lead you on to university or training to become a pilot.

Career Options

After this course you can apply to work as a check-in agent or customer service advisor within an airport.

Entry Requirements

3 GCSEs D-G / or 3-1 (in 2017 GCSEs) Relevant industry experience


Lessons, workshops, educational visits to airlines and airports, and talks by guest speakers from the industry and successful students currently working as passenger service agents.

Process for Application

To apply please select your chosen start date and location above.

What could I earn?

  • Industrial cleaning process occupations £14,100
  • Human resources and industrial relations officers £24,000
  • Vocational and industrial trainers and instructors £22,400

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Lewisham Southwark College, Lewisham Way, London SE4 1UT

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