Award in Airport Services & Ground Operations
SCQF Level: 5
What will I learn?
This course involves training in airport services and ground handling, including ticketing, seating methods, check-in and boarding requirements.
Subjects include: Passports and Visas, Tickets, Hand/Hold baggage, Seating Methods, Check-in Procedures, Boarding and Announcements, Arrivals, Flight Disruption and assisting passengers who may have special requirements.
Please note that students have to be aged 18 by course completion date
What qualifications do I need?No formal entry requirements, however candidates must be over 18 years of age.
What can I do after?
Successful candidates will be offered an interview with Swissport at Glasgow Airport (subject to available positions). After completion students may wish to apply for the NC Travel and Tourism course.
To be eligible for interview candidates must have lived in Scotland for at least 5 years and be able to provide a full reference history.
Start Date: 17 September 2018
Duration: Every Monday for 6 weeks
Cost £200 This course is ITA approved
If you require any other information on this course at our Greenock Campus please email Beverley Hardie
Students who have completed this course are guaranteed an interview with a Swissport trainer for employment. The course completed on 2 February has resulted in 91% of the successful completers offered employment at Glasgow airport with Swissport.
Our students go on to achieve great things
Don't take our word for it, read what they say.
Laura Davidson now working with Swissport