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Catalog 2015-16 
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Flight Attendant Certificate

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Statewide Program


Semester Sequence

This is a suggested schedule for a student who has completed any developmental course work and has no transfer credits. The schedule would be the same for a student starting in the Spring semester.


Program Requirements and Electives - 12 Credits

Total Number of Credits Required for Certificate 12*

*Credit students who are new to college (no successfully completed college coursework at other institutions) are required to take ACDV 101  in the first semester at CCBC. This is a 1-credit class, and it does not count towards the number of credits required for a degree or certificate. Students are required to provide an official transcript(s) to document successful completion of college coursework at another institution(s) for this requirement to be waived.


Program Description

Flight Attendants are FAA licensed crew members who play a vital role in the efficient operation of the flight. They are responsible for the safety and comfort of passengers and are trained in emergency procedures, first aid, conflict management, aircraft systems, and safety equipment. A Certificate in Flight Attendant Training will be awarded to students completing the above pattern with a 3.0 GPA or higher. This program will provide the student with the academic training to become a flight attendant.

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be able to:

  1. obtain first aid and CPR certification;
  2. obtain FAA certification required to secure a position as a flight attendant;
  3. communicate and implement emergency procedures and security protocols;
  4. speak and write clearly and effectively to communicate instructions to passengers and to write post-flight reports;
  5. ensure that passenger cabin is equipped with appropriate emergency equipment and passenger amenities;
  6. assist and administer to passengers during an emergency situation; and
  7. respond quickly and decisively during an in-flight conflict situation.

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