Flight Services Take your career to new heights. Get job ready in just eight months. Train in state-of-the-art facilities with industry experts.

General information

Program code
FLIE
Duration
2 Semesters (1 Year)
Credential
Ontario College Certificate
Campuses
Delivery
Full-time

Intake information

Start date Campus
Fall 2019 Barrie
Winter 2020 Barrie

Program description

Flight Attendants are ambassadors of the passenger experience in the Airline industry. In this program, students focus on the knowledge, skills and behaviours required to provide exceptional passenger service and deal effectively with the travelling public. Through theory and hands on experience, students gain knowledge of the various duties and responsibilities of a flight attendant and how to provide quality service and leadership. Emphasis is placed on passenger safety and use of emergency equipment through simulated experiences.

Career opportunities

Graduates from this program may qualify for flight attendants jobs and can choose to work with both Canadian and International airlines. Graduates may also find work with other entry level positions within the airline industry including passenger service representatives, check-in agents and airline reservation agents.

Admission information

Admission requirements

OSSD or equivalent, with

  • Grade 12 English (C or U)

Mature students, non-secondary school applicants (19 years or older), and home school applicants may also be considered for admission. Eligibility may be met by applicants who have taken equivalent courses, upgrading, completed their GED, and equivalency testing. For complete details refer to: www.georgiancollege.ca/admissions/policies-procedures/

Pathways

Applicants who have taken courses from a recognized and accredited post-secondary institution and/or have relevant life/learning experience may also be considered for admission; refer to the Credit Transfer Centre website for details: www.georgiancollege.ca/admissions/credit-transfer/

Courses

Mandatory courses

  • FLIE 1000 - French for the Hospitality Industry (Semester 1 / 56 hours)
  • FLIE 1001 - The Flight Attendant (Semester 1 / 42 hours)
  • FLIE 1002 - Certifications for the Hospitality Industry (Semester 1 / 28 hours)
  • TOUR 1008 - Introduction to Hospitality Services (Semester 1 / 42 hours)
  • TOUR 1009 - Dynamics of Hospitality and Tourism (Semester 1 / 42 hours)
  • BUSI 2005 - Customer Service (Semester 2 / 42 hours)
  • FLIE 1003 - North American Destinations (Semester 2 / 42 hours)
  • FLIE 1004 - Airline Safety and Security (Semester 2 / 70 hours)
  • FLIE 1005 - French for the Hospitality Industry ~ 2 (Semester 2 / 56 hours)
  • FLIE 1006 - Airline Software (Semester 2 / 42 hours)

Communications courses

  • Select 1 course from the communications list during registration. (Semester 1)