Study Aviation

Aviation Courses

A unique and hands-on learning experience unrivalled in the North East, our aviation courses are based at our specialist  Aviation Academy at Newcastle International Airport. Work alongside industry professionals and gain work experience while learning the skills you need for a high-flying career in the sector, whether you aim to be a pilot, engineer or cabin crew.

What you can study

If you'd like to carve out a career in Aviation, we can support you on your way. We have specialist courses in both Aviation Operations and Aviation Engineering. The level that you begin at will depend on your final GCSE results. Our guide below gives you an idea of what you could expect:

Typically, this course is for those who have, or are predicted 4 GCSEs at grade 3 or above:


This course is for those who have, or are predicted 5 GCSEs at grade 4 or above:

If you do not hold more than 4 GCSEs or above, you can also choose to complete a Level 1 or 2 course in Travel and Tourism or Engineering before specialising in Aviation.