Welcome to EPT Aviation Training.

One of South Africa's leading aviation schools, specialising in airline Flight Attendant-Cabin Crew-Air Hostess courses, Airport Customer Service and Passenger Handling Courses, Soft Skills Training, Travel Diploma and Degree Courses, and ELearning programmes.


Our Spring special ==> now offering the next 2 Cabin Crew courses at R13 500 fully inclusive, for courses commencing 25th August and 22nd September

EExcellence -
In all we do - like achieving a 100% pass rate in CAA cabin crew exams - and being selected by South African Airways to perform safety training to their crew

PProfessionalism -
Ensuring that you receive the best attention and quality instruction - thus improving your chances of finding employment

TTraining -
Our core business - aviation and airline training is all that we do, we eat, drink, and sleep this stuff

EPT Aviation is one of South Africa's leading aviation schools. EPT was established in 2009 and has rapidly become known for innovation and market leadership. EPT recently became the first South African aviation training organisation to be permitted by the CAA to perform parts of the flight attendant course online. The school is located in Bonaero Park, which is adjacent to OR Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg.

EPT AVIATION TRAINING places the utmost value on the role our learners will display in the workplace thus our courses are practical and job focussed. EPT is an internationally recognised and quality-assured training provider of Air and Ground Travel courses such as Passenger Ground Handling, Cabin Crew Training, a National Certificate in General Travel and Trainer Qualifications such as “Train the Trainer, Assessor and Moderator training. Our courses are interactive and can be attended as full time courses, blended learning programmes or via eLearning. All courses are designed to simulate a realistic learning environment for students.

EPT has received accreditations from the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA), Transport, Education & Training Authority (TETA), Education Training and Development Practices (ETDP) and the Culture, Art, Tourism, Hospitality and Sport Education and Training Authority (CATHSSETA).

We specialise in training of Flight Attendants / Cabin Crew Members, Aviation Ground Courses, General Travel Qualification, Degrees, Soft Skills Training and various ELearning Training Programmes.

Airline Careers

If you are considering emabarking on airline career we offer courses to support your career choice. Our most popular career course direction is for those considering a career as an air hostess, flight attendant, or cabin crew member. We offer a 6 week full-time classroom training course for air hostess, which will prepare you for the CAA examinations. We offer the same cabin crew licencing course as a part-time option, which means you can complete some of the cabin crew course in your own time, and finish the course with 2 weeks of classroom tuition. Once you have completed the air hostess course, and have a valid medical certificate, you can enter the CAA cabin crew licencing exam.


Read our articles on Cabin Crew careers and Cabin Crew job requirements

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EPT Aviation - more than just a Flight Attendant school

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Other Useful Websites:

South African Civil Aviation Authority (CAA)- Airports Company South Africa- Airline Staff South Africa - airlinestaff.co.za- PNET Job Site - www.pnet.co.za

Our Special Course Offers and Unique Student Benefits

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We offer swimming assistance – free of charge The South African Civil Aviation regulations require that cabin crew members must be proficient in water when applying for a Cabin Crew Members License. We assist our learners at no additional cost, thus ensuring that they are found competent in the skills test required by the South African Civil Aviation Authority

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100% Pass Rate for cabin crew licensing at the SACAA We are devoted to training all our learners until they are ready for the SACAA Licensing Examination and we are truly proud of our 100% pass rate at the South African Civil Aviation Authority.

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CV Compilation and CV Photographs - at No Extra Cost Compiling a CV is often a gruelling task. Spelling mistakes and incorrect formatting often lead to potential employers discarding the CV even before an interview has been granted. Compiling a professional CV is therefore of utmost importance. We take pride in compiling an electronic CV for each learner with professional photographs at no extra cost. Our appointed photographer spends time with each learner to ensure expertly presented, eye-catching photographs.

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Graduation Ceremony at No Extra Cost We honour our learners by having a graduation ceremony i.e. “wings” for them on successful completion of the Cabin Crew Member Licensing and Passenger Ground Handling training.

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Interviewing Skills at No Extra Cost Due to careers within the Aviation and Travel and Tourism Industries being such sought after careers in South Africa, we have introduced an Interviewing Skills Module presented by interviewing specialists This assists EPT Aviation Training Graduates to have the added edge over other applicants. Learners are taught how to manage themselves during formal and professional interviews as well as what to expect from at each stage of the interviewing process. Learners are also taught how to dress, how to walk and talk and how to focus on core words when asked questions during the interviewing process.

Cabin Crew / Flight Attendant and Pilot Training

cabin crew group photo Cabin Crew Members were initially referred to as Cabin Boys, Air Hosts, Air Hostesses, Stewardesses, Stewards, Flight Attendants.
In the year 1998 the South African Civil Aviation Authority introduced a law which required that all airhostesses/flight attendants be licenced.

Airport Customer Service Agent Training

airport check-in Customer Service Agents are also referred to as Passenger Ground Handling Agents, or airline checkin agents.
This career is ideal for learners who want to pursue a career in the Aviation Industry but who would prefer the stability of being based on the ground and not in the aircraft.

Blended and eLearning Aviation Training

blended training group imageOur blended training options offers an alternative approach to our aviation courses, and are designed to take maximum advantage of the latest technologies for online learning.
We combine online and classroom training to allow you to study in your "spare time", and also to reduce the cost to you.

Train The Trainer, Assessor and Moderator Training

classroom imageOur Train the Trainer / Facilitator training, Assessor and Moderator courses are designed to empower learners who want to become accredited trainers, assessors, and moderators possessing the required developmental skills. We employ outcomes based unit standard training.

Corporate Development and Soft Skills Training

soft skills symbolSoft skills are a cluster of personal qualities which always will play a vital role in an individual's career opportunities, and personal development.
These qualities include problem solving skills, communication skills, ability to resolve conflict, and managing diversity, to name but a few.

General Travel Qualification and B.Comm Degree

flight attendant groupOur National Certificate in General Travel  takes place over a 1 year period and is registered as an NQF Level 5 qualification.
EPT Aviation Training has been chosen as the preferred affiliate of Status Aviation to present the Cabin Crew related modules of their B.Comm degree.