Information events

Learning about career opportunities at SWISS

Information sessions and familiarization days allow you to learn more about career possibilities aboard an aircraft, straight from the source. In addition, SWISS regularly presents its rich portfolio of career opportunities at training fairs.

Cabin crew member info evening

Here you can learn all of the important details about a career as a cabin crew member. You gain an insight into the everyday routine and learn about the training and the requirements you must fulfil.

The event is held several times a year in Kloten and Geneva. It targets interested people aged 16 and over. Participants must register in advance.

Next dates

The following info evenings are planned:

  • Date

    28 November 2014

  • Time

    17:30 - 19:15

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Speaker(s)

    Andrea Gerschwiler and Simon Brütsch

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a cabin crew member - for interested parties from 16 years of age. Participants must be registered.

  • Registration

    booked up

  • Date

    23 January 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 19:30

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a cabin crew member - for interested parties from 16 years of age. Participants must be registered.

  • Registration

    Registration for cabin crew member information evening

  • Date

    27 February 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 19:30

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a cabin crew member - for interested parties from 16 years of age. Participants must be registered.

  • Registration

    Registration for cabin crew member information evening

  • Date

    20 March 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 19:30

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a cabin crew member - for interested parties from 16 years of age. Participants must be registered.

  • Registration

    Registration for cabin crew member information evening

  • Date

    17 April 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 19:30

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a cabin crew member - for interested parties from 16 years of age. Participants must be registered.

  • Registration

    Registration for cabin crew member information evening

  • Date

    29 May 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 19:30

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a cabin crew member - for interested parties from 16 years of age. Participants must be registered.

  • Registration

    Registration for cabin crew member information evening

  • Date

    26 June 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 19:30

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a cabin crew member - for interested parties from 16 years of age. Participants must be registered.

  • Registration

    Registration for cabin crew member information evening

  • Date

    21 August 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 19:30

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a cabin crew member - for interested parties from 16 years of age. Participants must be registered.

  • Registration

    Registration for cabin crew member information evening

  • Date

    25 September 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 19:30

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a cabin crew member - for interested parties from 16 years of age. Participants must be registered.

  • Registration

    Registration for cabin crew member information evening

  • Date

    23 October 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 19:30

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a cabin crew member - for interested parties from 16 years of age. Participants must be registered.

  • Registration

    Registration for cabin crew member information evening

  • Date

    27 November 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 19:30

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a cabin crew member - for interested parties from 16 years of age. Participants must be registered.

  • Registration

    Registration for cabin crew member information evening

Pilot info evening

Here you learn all of the important details on the profession of pilot. You gain an insight into the everyday routine and learn about the training, career opportunities, and the requirements you must fulfil.

The event is held regularly in Kloten. Participants must be registered.

Next dates

The following info evenings are planned:

  • Date

    26 November 2014

  • Time

    17:30 - 19:30

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a professional pilot - for interested parties. Registration required. Drinks will be offered at the end of the information evening.

  • Registration

    Registration for pilot information evening

  • Date

    21 January 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 21:00

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a professional pilot - for interested parties. Registration required. Drinks will be offered at the end of the information evening.

  • Registration

    Registration for pilot information evening

  • Date

    25 February 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 21:00

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a professional pilot - for interested parties. Registration required. Drinks will be offered at the end of the information evening.

  • Registration

    Registration for pilot information evening

  • Date

    25 March 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 21:00

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a professional pilot - for interested parties. Registration required. Drinks will be offered at the end of the information evening.

  • Registration

    Registration for pilot information evening

  • Date

    15 April 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 21:00

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a professional pilot - for interested parties. Registration required. Drinks will be offered at the end of the information evening.

  • Registration

    Registration for pilot information evening

  • Date

    27 May 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 21:00

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a professional pilot - for interested parties. Registration required. Drinks will be offered at the end of the information evening.

  • Registration

    Registration for pilot information evening

  • Date

    24 June 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 21:00

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a professional pilot - for interested parties. Registration required. Drinks will be offered at the end of the information evening.

  • Registration

    Registration for pilot information evening

  • Date

    26 August 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 21:00

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a professional pilot - for interested parties. Registration required. Drinks will be offered at the end of the information evening.

  • Registration

    Registration for pilot information evening

  • Date

    23 September 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 21:00

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a professional pilot - for interested parties. Registration required. Drinks will be offered at the end of the information evening.

  • Registration

    Registration for pilot information evening

  • Date

    21 October 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 21:00

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a professional pilot - for interested parties. Registration required. Drinks will be offered at the end of the information evening.

  • Registration

    Registration for pilot information evening

  • Date

    25 November 2015

  • Time

    17:30 - 21:00

  • Place

    SWISS building
    Obstgartenstrasse 27
    8302 Kloten

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    More about being a professional pilot - for interested parties. Registration required. Drinks will be offered at the end of the information evening

  • Registration

    Registration for pilot information evening

This event targets young people who are interested in the profession of pilot or in cabin crew member training. Divided into two groups, the participants gain a deeper insight into their respective dream professions. All of these young participants tour the training centre, the operations centre, and a long-haul aircraft.

This half day event is for young persons between eleven and sixteen years of age and is held several times a year in Kloten. Participants must be registered.

Morning agenda cabin crew member experience day

  • 08:15 - 08:30

    The participants arrive at Swiss Aviation Training

  • 08:30 - 09:40

    Programme at Swiss Aviation Training (welcome, tour of the in-flight service mockup and door trainers)

  • 09:40 - 12:15

    Tour of a long-haul aircraft (cabin, crew restroom, etc.)

  • 12:15 - 13:55

    Visit to the operations centre (tour of the crew service centre, cabin briefing, product hub)

  • 13:55 - 14:55

    Drinks in the Arrival Lounge at Zurich airport and collection of the participants

Afternoon agenda cabin crew member experience day

  • 13:45 - 14:05

    Participants arrive at Swiss Aviation Training

  • 14:05 - 15:15

    Visit to SWISS Aviation Training (welcome, tour of the In Flight Service Mock up and Doors Trainers)

  • 15:15 - 16:55

    Visit to the Operations Center (tour of the Crew Service Center, cabin briefing, product hub)

  • 16:55 - 18:55

    Tour of a long-haul aircraft (cabin, crew rest etc.)

  • 18:55 - 19:55

    Drinks in the Arrival Lounge at Zurich airport and collection of the participants

Morning agenda pilot experience day

  • 08:15 - 08:30

    The participants arrive at Swiss Aviation Training

  • 08:30 - 09:40

    Programme at Swiss Aviation Training (welcome, tour of the simulators and door trainers)

  • 09:40 - 12:15

    Tour of a long haul aircraft (including cockpit and crew restroom)

  • 12:15 - 13:55

    Visit to the operations centre (tour of the met office, control centre, pilot briefing, and much more)

  • 13:55 - 14:55

    Drinks in the Arrival Lounge at Zurich airport and collection of the participants

Afternoon agenda pilot experience day

  • 13:45 - 14:05

    Participants arrive at Swiss Aviation Training

  • 14:05 - 15:15

    Programme at Swiss Aviation Training (welcome, tour of the simulators and door trainers)

  • 15:15 - 16:55

    Visit to the operations centre (tour of the met office, control centre, pilot briefing, and much more)

  • 16:55 - 18:55

    Tour of a long haul aircraft (including cockpit and crew restroom)

  • 18:55 - 19:55

    Drinks in the Arrival Lounge at Zurich airport and collection of the participants

Where is the experience day held?

Start of the event

Swiss Aviation Training
Balz-Zimmermann-Strasse 38
8058 Zurich

End of the event

Zurich Airport
SWISS Arrival Lounge, Arrival 2
8058 Zurich Airport

Registration for the experience day

  • Date

    29 November 2014

  • Time

    08:15 - 14:55

  • Place

    Swiss Aviation Training and Zurich Airport

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    Registration necessary. The experience day is followed (13:55 - 14:55) by a drinks reception.

  • Registration

    Cabin crew member experience day
    Pilot experience day is fully booked

  • Date

    29 November 2014

  • Time

    13:45 - 19:55

  • Place

    Swiss Aviation Training und Flughafen Airport

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    Registration necessary. The experience day is followed (18:55 -19:55) by a drinks reception.

  • Registration

    Cabin crew member experience day is fully booked
    Pilot experience day is fully booked

  • Date

    21 March 2015

  • Time

    08:15 - 14.55 Uhr

  • Place

    Swiss Aviation Training and Zurich Airport

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    Registration necessary. The experience day is followed (13:55 - 14:55) by a drinks reception.

  • Registration

    Cabin crew member experience day
    Pilot experience day

  • Date

    21 March 2015

  • Time

    13:45 - 19:55 Uhr

  • Place

    Swiss Aviation Training and Zurich Airport

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    Registration necessary. The experience day is followed (18:55 -19:55) by a drinks reception.

  • Registration

    Cabin crew member experience day
    Pilot experience day

  • Date

    30 Mai 2015

  • Time

    08:15 - 14.55 Uhr

  • Place

    Swiss Aviation Training and Zurich Airport

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    Registration necessary. The experience day is followed (13:55 - 14:55) by a drinks reception.

  • Registration

    Cabin crew member experience day
    Pilot experience day

  • Date

    30 Mai 2015

  • Time

    13:45 - 19:55 Uhr

  • Place

    Swiss Aviation Training and Zurich Airport

  • Language

    German

  • Further information

    Registration necessary. The experience day is followed (18:55 -19:55) by a drinks reception.

  • Registration

    Cabin crew member experience day
    Pilot experience day

SWISS presents its diversity of professions nationwide at various fairs and events dedicated to the subject of training or career choices. Here, those interested learn all of the important details on both cockpit and cabin professions as well as many other occupational fields at the company.

Next dates

SWISS is present at the following fairs and events:

  • Event

    Ostschweizer Bildungs-Ausstellung (OBA)

  • Date

    29 - 31 August 2014

  • Place

    St Gallen

  • Speaker/s

    Andrea Gerschwiler

  • Further information

    www.olma-messen.ch

  • Event

    AIR14

  • Date

    30 - 31 August 2014

  • Place

    Payerne

  • Speaker/s

    Laurent Bovey, Eric Bösiger, Andrea Gerschwiler, Simon Brütsch

  • Further information

    www.air14.ch

  • Event

    AIR14

  • Date

    6 - 7 September 2014

  • Place

    Payerne

  • Speaker/s

    Laurent Bovey, Eric Bösiger, Andrea Gerschwiler, Simon Brütsch

  • Further information

    www.air14.ch

  • Event

    SwissSkills

  • Date

    17 - 21 September 2014

  • Place

    Bern

  • Speaker/s

    Simon Brütsch, Andrea Gerschwiler

  • Further information

    www.swissskillsbern2014.ch