Flight Steward - How to become a Flight Steward?


Flight Stewards are associates of the aircrew, which is a separate wing of the Airlines. The job profile of a Flight Steward encompasses ensuring security and comfort of commuters aboard viable flights, business jet aircraft, military aircraft and so on. Before starting the flight, they review safety and emergency checklists so as to confirm that life vests, firefighting equipments and torches are on board in the right quantity and appropriate state. In addition, it is the prime responsibility of these professionals to practice customer service duties like serving of food and drinks to the passengers.

Qualifying Exam

Graduates in any discipline can become Flight Stewards. However, they require certain personality traits in addition to the regular skills. Good communication skills and pleasing personality are indispensable factors to get a career in Airlines as a Flight Steward. Airlines authority mostly hires aspirants who know multiple languages. In addition, they should have a smart and good appearance. They should also have height and weight as per the norms of the Airlines. Job experience in customer service will be an additional advantage for getting a job in the relevant fields. The recruitment of Flight Stewards are commonly carried out through direct recruitments. On completion of their Bachelors’ degree, aspirants can seek out for careers in public or private Airlines authorities.

Who is eligible to apply?

Intermediates in any streams can apply for the graduation program. They should have completed the course from a certified Board. Although Flight Stewards are not highly remunerated, they can enjoy other benefits, being an employee of the Airlines. They can travel in flights to their desired places free of cost.

Key Points in the process

  • Complete the XII course from a certified Board.
  • Earn a graduation in any fields.
  • Practice regular exercise so as to make your body physically fit and to get good looks.
  • Study as many languages as you can.
  • Gain good communication skills.
  • Gain work experience in customer services.
  • Search out for employments in Airlines.

How to prepare for exam and interview?

Aspirants have to study the qualifying exam syllabus so as to clear the exams. They can refer specialized books regarding Flight Stewards so as to gain common awareness on the duties of a Flight Steward. They can also cultivate the habit of reading dailies so as to gain knowledge on current events. It may really help them to attend the personal interview smartly.



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6 Responses to “Flight Steward - How to become a Flight Steward?”

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    Pobin Mech:

    how to join in flight steward ?

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    Bibek Nandi:

    I want to joining Flight steward course How can i apply? Please help me

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    Vikram Singh:

    Sir I am complited Diploma in holel manaagment in f&b diparment and 3year exeprince in hotel. sir iam aply airforce mess cantin.

  4. 3

    Hi this is jagmohan i am pursuing bachelor degree of hotel management and catering technology last semester after my degree i want to give flight steward exam so what exactely i to do please suggest me immidiately

  5. 2

    Whether the Frankfinn flight steward training institute is good to take training?

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