Our pilot team is formed of industry experts including captains and first officers with a huge range of backgrounds with companies like Ryanair, British Airways, Easyjet, DHL Air, Jet2, Eastern Airways and BA Cityflyer. Between them they have a total of over 100,000 hours on nearly every commercial aircraft flown: A320 family, B737, B747, B777, B757, Embraer E-jet, Dash 8. Alongside pilot CRM trainers and recruiters with direct experience from major UK and oversees airlines and flight training organisations, you know you're in the very best hands.
Our airport team consists of airline and ground handling recruiters, trainers, managers and former executives. Our unique mix of skills comes from direct experience with both UK airlines and worldwide carriers. You can benefit from the knowledge of trainers with first-hand experience ranging from front line responsibilities managing the day to day ground handling operation, through training and recruitment, all the way to management and executive level. Our trainers staff have represented brands including Swiss International Air Lines, Lufthansa, Alitalia, CityJet at Major UK and international airports - including London Heathrow.
Our services are designed with real insight into current industry trends recruitment practices. We are passionate about passing our skills and knowledge on to individuals entering the aviation industry. If you're a business looking to increase productivity and enhance your training, AviationShake could be exactly what you're looking for.
Our team is dedicated to your success and nothing makes us more satisfied than seeing our candidates in employment.
Our cadet and pilot clients have secured jobs and cadet-ships with Ryanair, British Airways, Wizz Air, Flybe, Emirates, DHL, Monarch, easyJet, Qatar Airways, Blink, Thomson Airways, Virgin Atlantic, Jet2, CTC, Oxford Aviation, BA Future Pilot Programme and flydubai - could you be next?
We are extremely happy with the results of our training pathway into airport employment. With our support, we've trained both Passenger Service Agents and Flight Dispatchers to get into employment at London Heathrow, London City, Gatwick and Luton Airports, and they are now representing major airlines on behalf of leading ground handling companies.
With dedication and passion we always go the extra mile to help our clients, here are some of our latest testimonials.
In order to provide the best training for our clients, all our courses go through external verification - guaranteeing the quality of training and achieving CPD accreditation for our pilot recruitment preparation, foundation in flight dispatch and passenger service agent courses. This is in line with our core value of always promoting best practice within our organisation and training teams.
Working alongside the revolutionary Aviation Skills Partnership, we have created The Runaway® Programme offering opportunities for people aspiring to work at the airport, and The Aviator® Pathway for pilots preparing for flying careers. Formed by Industry and educational experts the Aviation Skills Partnership is a unique organisation in the aviation sector. Aviation Skills Partnership implement solutions that the industry needs in partnership with training organisations, employers and educators to develop skills, experiences and potential for new or existing employees.
AVS - Specialises at sourcing quality personnel whilst complying to strict DFT guidelines for background/security checks for roles such as Passenger Service Agents, Ramp Agents, Customer Service Agents, Flight Dispatchers and many other roles. AVS has a unique understanding of aviation employer requirements and is a national approved supplier to leading Ground Handling Agents and Airlines. AviationShake work closely with AVS to support candidates with referencing and provide them with a wide spread of employment opportunities.
Kingston College - Located in South West London, close to the River Thames, this college provides students with a friendly and stimulating environment. AviatonShake has worked closely with Kingston College to pioneer our Passenger Service Agent course and The Runway® pathway into airport employment.
Skypeople - Skypeople is a collection of highly experienced Airline Specialists with a wealth of experience, a huge catalogue of qualifications, and a common belief in the power of personality as a key training tool. Skypeople provide a unique opportunity to gain the CAA approved Cabin Crew Attestation (CCA). We work closely with Skypeople team to develop further training, educational and employment opportunities for all our candidates.
East Surrey College - From the moment you walk into their spectacular building you can see that it is a college built for the future. With their first-class facilities we have worked with East Surrey College to pioneer our Foundation in Flight Dispatch course and The Runway® pathway into employment.
Virtual Aviation - Our pilot assessment preparation package is used by Virtual Aviation - CAA approved and the UK's leading independent provider of Airbus & Boeing flight simulator training for commercial pilots. Virtual Aviation was founded in 1997 and has grown continually ever since, currently operating a large fleet of Airbus and Boeing full flight simulators at six UK training locations including CAE, CTC and Cambridge.
We are great believers that you have to love the industry to be successful. The industry is challenging, but it has so much to offer. Our team has the experience in nearly every area - flying, managing, recruiting and training - but what we all have in common is our passion for the industry as a whole, and we are committed to helping others to get into the vibrant and fascinating world of aviation.
For Pilots - we offer a range of services supporting cadets and pilots with the airline assessment process, ranging from preparation courses, CV packages, aptitude testing, interview preparation and bespoke training based on your needs.
For Airport Candidates - We offer job specific courses for future Passenger Service Agents and Flight Dispatchers with a pathway into ground handling employment. Additionally we support candidates with recruitment processes including interview preparation, CV packages, aptitude testing and group assessments.
For Businesses - We provide range of training courses for front-line, customer facing and operational staff which can be tailored to your sector. Additionally we can equip your employees with the customer handling techniques to help improve your business performance, profitability and deliver excellence through your workforce.
For Colleges, Universities and Training Providers- We offer Passenger Service Agent, Flight Dispatch and Customer Service training which we can run at your premises or we can train your trainers or tutors to incorporate our realistic training into your aviation course syllabus. We would also facilitate the link to place your students/candidates into employment at the nearest airport. Having developed our internal check-in and boarding computerised system we also offer a low cost license to organisations and educational bodies to enhance students learning during Airport Operation and Aviation courses.
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