This course is perfect if you enjoy providing great customer service and you’d like a career in the aviation industry.
You’ll learn about:
- The aviation industry
- The importance of health and safety
- Meeting customer needs
- Air travel
- Handling air passengers
We offer a one-year BTEC Subsidiary Diploma and a two-year BTEC Diploma. Students choosing the one-year option can apply to top-up to the BTEC Diploma in just one further year of study.
You can expect industry experience and Nottingham College will help you to gain valuable experience on work placements that give you a real insight into the industry.
Aged 19 or over?
If you don't already hold a Level 3 qualification (equivalent to at least two A Levels, or a Level 3 vocational qualification), you can now study this course fully funded!
The Government’s new National Skills Fund programme has created new opportunities for adults, aged 19 and over, to access fully funded full-time learning.
For more information, view our Funded Courses for Over 19s page.
If you are aged 16-18 without having achieved a Level 3 qualification, you will also be eligible for full funding.
111 Canal Street
Start: Monday 4th September 2023
Course code: C026958 / Q025915
Pearson BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Aviation Operations
1 or 2 years
You’ll need 5 GCSEs at grades 9–4 (A*–C), including English Language and Maths – both of these must be grades 9–4 (A*–C) or Functional Skills Level 2 in English and Maths, or a relevant Level 2 vocational qualification with English and Maths GCSE grades 9–4 (A*–C).
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You’ll complete scenario-based assessments and written assignments.
Choose to follow with further study on the Diploma course, or a foundation degree in tourism management, depending on the Diploma you choose.
Career paths include:
Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees.
If you are an EU/EEA or Swiss National, please visit our EU Settled Status scheme page for more information.
Meet Henry, an Aviation student at the College
Meet Henry an Aviation student at Nottingham College, talking about his experiences on his course, his career aspirations and the importance of being a student ambassador and why he values that every student has a voice that needs to be heard.