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Welcome to Learn Live

Learn Live is our exciting programme bringing airport life direct and live to classrooms across the country.

Each episode a different theme and introduces students to the wide variety of careers on offer at Gatwick. It also includes videos and live interactive sessions where students can ask employees questions about their roles and careers. You can rewatch our programmes anytime.

If you want to register your school or class to watch our next Learn Live video, sign up online. 

All our previous broadcasts are below. Watch them and learn how exciting it is to work at Gatwick Airport.

Stable Operations

Our Stable Operations team is responsible for the oversight of the entire airport operation, preventing, preparing or recovering after an incident. 

Meet Chris Woodroofe

Come and meet Chris Woodroofe, our Chief Operating Officer. Hear about his career journey and what he does to ensure Gatwick runs smoothly and efficiently.

Air traffic control

Join the air traffic control team live from our control tower.

The airfield

The airfield is the busiest place at the airport. Find out more about how we keep it running smoothly.

Meet Kate McWilliams

Meet Kate McWilliams, Airline Captain at easyJet. She explains her typical day and answers questions about what it takes to become a pilot for a commercial airline.

IT

Danielle Worrall, IT Technical Analyst, talks about how important technology is to the airport.

National Apprenticeship Week

Celebrating National Apprentice Week with our own airport apprentices.

Gatwick baggage team

What happens to your bags after you check them in? Meet Tom and Paul – current apprentice and apprentices - who make sure it all runs smoothly.

Gatwick Fire Fighter

Meet Ben Lyle who was the youngest ever Fire Fighter recruited at Gatwick and find out about what qualifications and skills are required to do this very important role.

Our Airline Performance team

Our Airline Performance team is responsible for improving the on-time departure of all flights leaving from the world’s busiest single runway airport.

Environment

Our team of ecologists and biodiversity specialists look after acres of green space at the airport. 

Our Airfield Support Team

We join our Airfield Support team to see how they keep our airfield operating 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 

Gatwick apprenticeships

James and Anthony are in their second year of an engineering apprenticeship. Find out how they earn while they learn at Gatwick.