Advanced Diploma in Aviation Operations

Course Code: ME4-A6-19

Course Duration: 2 Years Full-time

Course Description (English)

This study programme is designed to equip learners with the necessary understanding and an all-round introduction to the aviation industry for those who wish to further their career in one of its occupational areas. This course may lead to roles in airports such as passenger liaison, ramp work, cargo operations and ground handling, aircraft operations and customer service. The course is structured to give learners an overview of aviation operations in preparation for the specialized areas that interest career aspirations within the sector. The course covers the appropriate fundamentals for progression onto further aviation specialization in the sector. The theoretical elements are supplemented with practical elements. Successful learners can progress to the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Business Enterprise. This course includes work-related training and practice. Applicants have to be able to work within the industries concerned.

Course Description (Malti)

Dan il-programm ta’ studju huwa mfassal biex jipprovdi l-għarfien meħtieġ u introduzzjoni ġenerali għall-industrija tal-avjazzjoni lil dawk l-istudenti li jixtiequ karriera f’wieħed milloqsma ta’ din l-industrija. Il-programm jista’ jwassal għal xogħol fl-ajruport, bħal kuntatt mal-passiġġieri, xogħol fuq ir-rampa, ħatt ta’ merkanzija, xogħol fuq inġenji tal-ajru u servizz lill-klijenti. L-istruttura tal-kors tagħti lill-istudenti ħarsa ġenerali lejn is-settur tal-avjazzjoni u tippreparahom għalloqsma speċjalizzati li huma ta’ interess għal min jixtieq jagħmel karriera fl-avjazzjoni. Il-kors ikopri l-elementi fundamentali xierqa biex wieħed ikun jista’ jkompli jispeċjalizza fis-settur. L-elementi teoretiċi huma msaħħa b’elementi prattiċi. L-istudenti li jirnexxu f’dan il-kors jistgħu jkomplu l-istudji tagħhom fil-Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Business Enterprise. Il-programm jinkludi taħriġ u prattika f’xogħol relatat mas-settur. L-applikanti għandhom ikunu kapaċi jaħdmu fl-industriji kkonċernati.

Mode

Apprenticeship

Entry Requirements

4 SEC/O-Level/SSC&P (Level 3) passes Compulsory: English Language or Any MCAST Level 3 Diploma Applicants will be asked to attend an Interview and/ or sit for an Aptitude Test in Technical Understanding and Technical English.

Other Entry Requirements

A pass in the Aptitude Test is a pre-requisite for entry to the course.

Career Opportunities

Passenger check-in, Passenger services, Flight operations, Aircraft dispatch, Ground handling