New Zealand Certificate in Aviation (Flight Attendant)

Toi Ohomai

Subject area

Aircraft Operation


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Entry requirements

- Must be able to gain a passport without restrictions
- Be 18 years old or older upon completion of the qualification due to the requirements of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act (2012) or international equivalent
- Must be able to meet the relevant aviation regulatory authority, Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), or New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) security vetting standards

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the airline and military sector of the aviation industry with individuals who have attained sufficient operational skills and knowledge to provide safe, secure and customer-friendly in-flight services, for domestic and/or international flights in either a commercial or non-commercial organisation as a flight attendant tūmau waka rererangi.
Graduates will be equipped with a comprehensive set of skills relating to aviation safety and security, and customer service. Their applied skills and knowledge will involve working under broad guidance, and they may also have some responsibility for the performance of others.
The optional strand in Operator Specific Operational Flight Attending recognises the specific knowledge and skills acquired whilst performing all the duties required of a flight attendant tūmau waka rererangi on operational flights.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Aerospace Engineering and Technology at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: (0800) 86 46 46
Phone: (0800) 86 46 46
Fax: (07) 544 2386

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