In this course, the student gets a broad perspective on jobs in the world of aviation with focus on the culture and operational differences in aviation businesses such as airline, charter, corporate, fractional, and owner-flown operations. The student follows the steps needed to apply for jobs, network, create an aviation resume, complete job applications, and give a successful interview and discovers the kinds of ethical dilemmas they may face in their career. They learn to sort out the many opportunities available and get tips on responding effectively to pressure to compromise safety, personal values, or income.
School of Professional Studies and Management
3 hours of lecture per week