How to become a flight attendant
One of the most prestigious and highly paid professions in our time has become the flight attendant profession. So, who is he? People who claim this position tend to have high ambitions, an interest in everything new and of course they love movement and the sky.
In the eyes of passengers, the flight attendant is a person who meets people when boarding a plane and carrying food and drinks. Is it simple? In fact, the duties of a flight attendant are many. The most important task of the flight attendant is to ensure the safety of the passenger on board the aircraft.
In addition, the entire crew of the aircraft must be able to control the aircraft. If the aircraft commander and his co-pilot do not have the opportunity, for example, to make an emergency landing or refuel in the air, the flight attendant assumes this responsibility.
Also, employees are able to provide first aid, carry out resuscitation. The flight attendant possesses the skills inherent in different professions. He is a little servant with a high level of service, a psychologist, a doctor, a rescuer and just a pleasant conversationalist.
What are the airline's requirements for future employees:
- pleasant appearance
- height from 165 cm
- clothes size from 42 to 48
- absence of speech and skin defects
- competent clear speech
- ability to quickly navigate and find a way out of different situations
- knowledge of English at a conversational level
- knowledge of other languages is welcome (Arabic, Chinese, Spanish)
- no criminal record
- positive thinking
- readiness for long business trips
- good health
Before heading to the sky, all flight attendants undergo a three-month training and medical examination. Future employees also undergo psychological tests and trainings. Candidates study the structure of the aircraft, the algorithm for controlling the aircraft. The staff is taught a basic English course.
Competition for this vacancy is high. Depending on the region, the number of people per seat is 4-5.
Prepare yourself for the future work, pay attention to checking your health, tighten your knowledge of the language. If you set a goal to conquer the sky, do not give up!