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Aircraft Dispatcher Hubs Across the World

One of the requirements of accepting an aircraft dispatcher job is moving to the airline’s headquarters. Each airline in the world has its own aircraft dispatcher hub, a city that airline calls home and sets up headquarters.  Though there are many aircraft dispatcher hubs that airlines use as main points in flights paths, there is only […]

Gut Instincts Still Play a Role in Aviation Industry

The aviation industry is filled with courses designed to change the way you think, to instill logic and reason, but there is still room for instinct. This deems true of aircraft dispatcher school to a certain degree as well.  Instinct cannot be bought, caught, or quantified. In fact, that is one of the reasons that […]

Why Aircraft Dispatchers Need Flight Planning Skills

Flight planning sounds very broad to anyone who is not in the aviation industry, but the term refers to a very specific set of skills that are required as part of all aircraft dispatcher jobs. Much of what an aircraft dispatcher does at work every day has a lot to do with flight planning; and […]

Aircraft Dispatcher Course Discounts At Sheffield

This is another reminder to potential Sheffield School of Aeronautics students that we are offering discounts through the year 2017. The coming year will yield a massive increase in the market for qualified, certified aircraft dispatchers, and Sheffield wants to encourage potential students to join the aviation industry during this period of growth. There are […]

How to Find a Job as a Flight Dispatcher

Looking for flight dispatcher jobs to start before graduation? Although finding a flight dispatching opportunity before graduation may seem ideal and like proper planning, it is often not feasible since you must be certified. The very best way to obtain a flight dispatcher job is to graduate from an excellent flight dispatching school that will […]

Aircraft Dispatcher Jobs – Many Names, Same Role

There are a few variations that define the aircraft dispatcher job title but one thing remains the same: the career itself. The Sheffield School of Aeronautics has some great posts regarding the history of aircraft dispatchers, aircraft dispatcher job description and even aircraft dispatcher interview questions to look out for. When you start your courses […]

Have Fun with Your Required Jumpseat Ride

As you probably remember from the courses you took at your aircraft dispatcher school, all practicing aircraft dispatchers are required to join the flight crew on a flight in the cockpit once every single year. This is called jump seating, referring of course to the seat that the aircraft dispatcher will occupy in the cockpit […]

The Benefits of Taking the Advanced International Flight Planning Course

The Advanced International Flight Planning course from Sheffield School of Aeronautics will provide flight dispatcher students valuable information for individuals who seek to become a flight dispatcher for an airline that conducts international operations. The advanced course from Sheffield goes well beyond the requirements and scope of our comprehensive FAA-approved Aircraft Dispatcher courses. This course […]

Aircraft Dispatcher Course Content

If you are considering Sheffield School of Aeronautics for their FAA flight dispatcher courses, then we are sure that you have some preliminary questions as you set out on your journey. One of the more frequently asked questions is in regards to what the flight dispatcher course content will encompass.   Here is a small […]

Testimonials for Sheffield School of Aeronautics

There is one definitive sign that a company is not all fluff, and that despite what they promote of themselves, they are delivering high quality, satisfactory, and genuinely positive results. There is no one better to deliver a compliment of that caliber than a happy customer. Sheffield School of Aeronautics is the world’s oldest and […]

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    “After receiving my certificate, I joined a class of 4 experienced dispatchers for Part 121 initial training. Without experience, my preparation at Sheffield enabled me to become active at the same time after the initial training.” PR PR
    “I wanted to tell you I got the job offer from Expressjet, and start next month! I think a couple others from class were hired as well. It just shows the Sheffield reputation when I see graduates from other schools complaining that they can’t get an interview – I wasn’t even back home to Minneapolis […] Dan Gustafson
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    “If you want to be the best, first you need to be trained by the best!” P. Hill P.Hill – DHL
    “Sheffield School of Aeronautics is known worldwide for its quality training and has been recommended to me by our national airline Swiss International Airlines. Whenever I mention the name ‘Sheffield’ it rings a bell in people’s ears.” IW IW
    “I am a month into my new job at a airline coming out of reorganization, and am helping the training department by referencing the excellent and up to date course book provided to all Sheffield grads.” RW RW
    “As a graduate of the aircraft dispatcher program at the Sheffield School of Aeronautics…My training was intense and thorough and furnished me with the requisite skills for performing my current job as a Flight Dispatch Supervisor.” N.S. Sidebar NS
    “As a graduate of Sheffield School of Aeronautics I am a firm believer that I received the most thorough and well thought out aircraft dispatcher training available. I owe my position in the industry to Sheffield School of Aeronautics.” BF Sidebar BF
    “I am so glad they are like this because it made me a better dispatcher and I really appreciate their high standards. I would highly recommend Sheffield to anyone who is willing to study hard and is serious about obtaining a Dispatcher Certificate.” MC MC
    “Going to Sheffield prepared me for the real world challenges of Aircraft Dispatching. I certainly believe that the method Sheffield used is one not only for success in a real world career, but also one that prepares students to correctly dispatch aircraft.” T.Z. Sidebar TZ
    “My experience at Sheffield and my exposure to other aircraft dispatchers that did not go to Sheffield has resulted in an awareness of the superior depth and quality of the training provided by the Sheffield instructors.” CD Sidebar CD
    “I am a graduate of the Sheffield’s Dispatcher Program. I have been a Captain-Part 121 Airline, Certified Flight/Grnd Instructor, and FAA Designated Check Airman and Sim Instructor (Part 121). From my experience I would rate Sheffield School as outstanding in their field.” PT PT
    “I entered my profession, with more knowledge and information than dispatchers who have been practicing their craft for more than ten years. Not only has Sheffield provided a top notch education, but they have also instilled in me the confidence to succeed.” A.Z. Sidebar AZ
    “These men represented the highest caliber of professionalism and integrity. The education I received from these gentleman has afforded me to be gainfully employed while having the opportunity to use the education received, all over this country, and more than a few others.” WG sidebar wg
    “While touring my company’s dispatch department before I had my license our OCC manager pointed out that 7 of the 10 dispatchers on shift had come from Sheffield. The overall consensus was that Sheffield grads were able to hit the ground running as they were better prepared.” K.O. Sidebar K.O.
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