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Aviation Academy - Marketing & Ground Operations Training - Private Applicants
Please thoroughly read the TERMS and CONDITIONS on this page before proceeding further with the application.
Note: All inputs are mandatory.

Applicant from Ethiopia  Applicant from outside Ethiopia
I. Your Personal information:
Title* :
Given Name* :
Middle Name* :
Last Name* :
II. Your Address:
Kifle Ketema*:
Kebele* :
House #* :
City* :
Telephone # [please specify area code and city code]:
Home phone* :
Cell phone* :
Email* :
Confirm email* :
III. Educational Background:
 12th Grade Complete
 10+1 Complete
 College and/or University Level Education
  Certificate Programmes
Basic Travel Agent Training
Full package training 'Diploma Program'(New)
Terms and Conditions:

Required Educational Background

Minimum required educational background is a 10+1 or 12th grade completion.

Application Deadline

We receive application throughout a year until 5 days before entrance examination date via Ethiopian Airlines website, Private Training Application link. No last minute applications will be entertained.

Entrance Examination Date

  • For those who apply starting from July 2013 until January 2014, the entrance examination date will be on Saturday, 01 February ,2014 in the morning starting at 08:30 AM, Addis Ababa local time, at the Ethiopian Aviation Academy ,Ethiopian Airlines Headquarters located close to Bole International Airport. Examination will start at 8:00 am (Morning Ethiopian Time).

    For those who apply after January 2014, entrance examination date will be announced on the website.

Entrance Examination

  • All Applicants need to sit for an entrance examination that will be given by the Ethiopian Airlines Aviation Academy, Marketing & Ground Operations Training Center before being enrolled for training.
  • Entrance examination fee of Birr 50.00 applies for Applicants from Ethiopia. This fee is non-refundable.
  • Amount is to be deposited in favour of ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES at one of the following banks :-
    • Commercial Bank of Ethiopia
    • Addis Ababa Branch
    • Bank Account No. 01720-180298-00 located next to Ethiopian Television Head Office,
    • or

    • Commercial Bank of Ethiopia
    • Airport Branch
    • Bank Account No. E-99, located close to Bole International Airport, near the Old Terminal/Terminal-1
  • Applicants must produce the deposit slip on the entrance examination date in order to sit for the examination.
  • Applicants must bring a valid Identification Card (ID) or Passport and the bank deposit slip for payment of the entrance examination while coming for the exam.
  • Examination results will be availed on the website after 20 working days counting from the examination date.
  • For applicants that have successfully passed the entrance examination, payment date, procedure and training start date will be posted here.
  • Documents for completion of high school will be checked for those participants who have successfully passed the entrance examination.

Tuition Fee Payment

  • Complete payment for the training must be made before class start date of each course.
  • Payment amounts will be advised to participants who have successfully passed the entrance examination with all necessary details via the website of Ethiopian Airlines.
  • Once class is started, payment made for training is non-refundable. However, applicant may attend the same course for which payment is made within one year time from the date of payment subject to training and seat availability. Request for postponement must be made in writing to the Manager Marketing & Ground Operations Training Center.Before training has started, participant may request refund of amount paid for training. Such request must be made in writing to the attention of Manager Marketing & Ground Operations Training Center.
  • If Ethiopian Aviation Academy cancels the course, payment made for training will be fully refundable.
  • Payment for training will be made at the company’s Chief Cashier office at the Ethiopian Airlines Headquarters located close to the Bole International Airport.
  • For applicants outside Addis Ababa and/or Ethiopia, payment for course can be made at the closest Ethiopian Airlines Ticket office. Participant must collect Receipt Voucher for payment.
  • Participants must bring two passport sized picture and valid Kebele ID card or passport and a copy of the ID or passport while coming for payment.
  • Participants must bring the original receipt for payment of course on the class starting date.

The Courses

  • Basic Reservations, Basic Passenger Fares and Ticketing and Galileo Reservations & Ticketing courses are the three main courses that are primarily given for External Private Applicants. Please click here for other available programmes.
  • The above courses are manual trainings (non-automated/not computer based). After the successful completion of both class room trainings, interested participants may proceed with an Automated training like Galileo or others as applicable. For details on Galileo Training ,please contact Galileo Ethiopia at +251-115-509732/501904.
  • Basic Reservations is a pre-requisite for the Basic Passenger Fares and Ticketing course
  • Courses will be conducted at the Ethiopian Airlines Aviation Academy located close to Bole International Airport.
  • Classes will be conducted on working days.
  • Duration of courses will be :-
    • 8 weeks for evening sessions: Monday –Friday (05:00p.m-8:00p.m); or
    • 4 weeks if sessions are run during the day; Monday - Friday (08:30a.m-04:45p.m). This shall be communicated when available.
 I have thoroughly read and agreed to the above terms and conditions.
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