What Separates Sheffield School of Aeronautics from Other Aircraft Dispatching Schools?

Aircraft dispatchers come from all over the world with varying levels of aviation knowledge to study at Sheffield School of Aeronautics. However, what makes Sheffield different from the other aircraft dispatcher schools?

Money Cannot Buy Reputation

Sheffield School of Aeronautics has something that money simply cannot buy, and that’s reputation. Sheffield opened its doors in 1948, only a few short years after aircraft dispatching was first established. This makes our school one of the oldest aircraft dispatcher schools in the world.

From the start, we’ve been one of the only aircraft dispatch schools that has thrived for years to come. We owe it to the dedication we have to the aircraft dispatching profession. Aircraft dispatcher training is what we do!

Sheffield is part of the Ivy League of aircraft dispatcher schools. Our graduates enjoy the benefits of that reputation when they look for their first aircraft dispatcher job after graduating.

We Set the Education Standard

The instructors at Sheffield are some of the most experienced and highly trained members of the aircraft dispatcher community.

Many aviation schools that have come and gone are guilty of passing students without providing real world training and preparing graduates to succeed in the airline industry. Our aircraft dispatcher training takes a hands-on approach, and our instructors are here to help students from A to Z.

We want all of our applicants to pass the ADX test, as well as all obstacles that come along with airline dispatcher training. We will do everything we can to prepare graduates for the aviation industry upon graduation!

What You Know and Who You Know

Because of the involvement Sheffield has in the aviation industry, we’ve developed relationships with major airlines including Delta, American, and Southwest.

Upon graduating from our aircraft dispatcher program, students are given access to the aircraft dispatcher job posting board on the Sheffield School of Aeronautics website any time they wish. Recruiters from top airlines advertise open positions to Sheffield graduates once they become available.

Many airlines use Sheffield as the sole aircraft dispatcher school to recruit new applicants. We have trained aircraft dispatchers for Delta Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, South African Airways, the Federal Aviation Administration, and many more.

Our team actively helps you find an aircraft dispatcher job after you graduate.  

Commitment to Students

We hope to remain a big part of the aircraft dispatcher and aviation community for years to come. The student testimonials we receive are an indication of our commitment to our students.

Every month, more Sheffield students graduate from their courses and occupy aircraft dispatcher jobs around the world, as our family continues to grow.

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    “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
    “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
    “If you want to be the best, first you need to be trained by the best!” P. Hill P.Hill – DHL
    “Eric Morris is one of the most if not the most knowledgeable and experienced authorities on Aircraft Dispatching in the United States. He strives constantly to make the industry better.” DH sidebar DH
    “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
    “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
    “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
    “This was an amazing class! Always interesting! It was like drinking from a fire hose, but I have never enjoyed a course more than this one. Thank you for a great 5 weeks & EWINS!” R.S. R.S. Testimonial – 5-weeks & EWINS
    “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
    “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
    “Their reputation of excellence amongst the industry is second to none. Sheffield School of Aeronautics should be seen as the standard of how it can be done and how it should be done. I was hired at a major airline with no dispatch experience.” A.Z. Sidebar AZ
    “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
    “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
    “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
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