•   Post-16 Learners

A day in the Sky with Flyme

Event providers: Trafford College

A very hands on practical day with lots of interactive activities. Learners part take in various workshops including, flight simulator experience, hearing from a range of experienced roles within the aviation sector, learners may also find out how pilots would communicate in a real life with the air traffic control team. The day will include workshop that informs you on what higher education qualifications you can study to work within the aviation sector.

Learners could be taking part in any of the below activities:

  • Operating the aircraft doors;
  • PA’s & pre-flight safety demonstrations;
  • Emergency evacuation procedures;
  • Pilot incapacitation;
  • Fire & smoke training;
  • Evacuation slide drills (with life jackets);
  • On board drink service;
  • On-board medical emergencies;
  • Lifesaving, resuscitation & first aid;
  • Customer service (check in) role play scenarios;
  • Narrated line flight (Boeing 737-800);
  • Individual flight circuits (take off/landing);
  • Virtual reality experiences.

Event Age Groups IconY12, Y13

On Request


Gatsby benchmark 2 5 7

RPF learner outcomes LO2 LO3 LO5

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Booking info

Available Places: 20