International Airlines & Travel Management

International Airlines & Travel Management Course

This course is designed for students wishing to pursue a career in the travel & tourism industry, as well us those wishing to familiarize themselves with Passenger Service, Travel Agencies, Airline Offices, etc.

Course Duration - 4/6 months we also offer fast track course as well

Recommended Pre-Qualification - SSC/HSC Certificate

Available in the following Centers - Mumbai (All Centers), Ahmedabad, New Delhi.

Course Curriculum

World & Travel Geography

  • Longitude, Standard time and DST
    (Daylight Saving Time)
  • Time differences & International Dateline
  • Calculation of Transportation time for Flight journeys
  • Study of the world to be done in accordance with
    IATA outlines.

International Regulations & Conventions

  • The Chicago convention
  • Bilateral agreements
  • The Warsaw convention
  • IATA General conditions of Carriage

Transport Industry

  • Water: Ocean, Cruises & Ferries
  • Land: Railways, Bus/Coach, Car Rental

Aircrafts & Airports

  • Definition and Regulations
  • Aircraft Parts, Airport, In Flight Services
  • Airport Handling Procedures

Travel Documentation

  • Passports & Visas
  • Health Documents
  • Practical use of TIM ( Travel information manual )
  • Foreign Exchange Regulations

Airfare Calculation

  • Intensive training in Fare calculation
  • Use of official Tariff manuals ( Air tariff & PAT)
  • IATA Fares and Definitions
  • Global indicators (2 letter direction codes)
  • Published fares
  • Fare types - Normal and Special fares
  • Seasonal fares
  • The Mileage system
    • Maximum permitted mileage -MPM
    • Ticketed point mileage - TPM
    • Extra mileage allowance - EMA
    • Extra Mileage surcharge -EMS
    • Higher intermediate point - HIP
  • One way Backhaul Check Rule
  • Round and circle trip
  • Circle trip minimum check (CTM)
  • Child and Infant fares
  • Currency regulation
  • Taxes
  • World wide special fares
  • Domestic fares

 

Role and Functions of IATA

  • History and Organization
  • Trade Association activities
  • Tariff co-ordination activities
  • IATA-UFTAA dialogue
  • IATA Bank Settlement Plan (BSP)
  • IATA members

Travel Terminology

  • Currency abbreviations
  • Terms and definitions
  • ATC / IATA codes and abbreviations

Baggage Handling

  • Definition and Regulations
  • Free Baggage allowance
  • Dangerous goods
  • Live Animals and Excess value charges

Travel Agency Operations & Management

  • The Travel agent, Terminology
  • Functions of a Travel Agent
  • Departments of a Travel Agency
  • Operations - Functions and Purpose of various
    Departments
  • Incentives and source of Income
  • IATA recognition of a Travel Agency
  • Facilitation procedures (visa & passport)
  • Management related to Airlines
  • Cargo Agencies

Airline Reservation

  • How to make a Reservations
  • Reservation codes
  • PNR Creation
  • OAG Flight Guides (Manual Reservations)
  • Construction of Unpublished Transfer connections
  • Reservation through Internet

Ticketing

  • E-ticketing / Satellite Ticketing printing / Online tickets
  • Accurate Ticketing as specified in the IATA Ticketing Handbook.
  • Issue of Tickets with a Published fare

Global Distribution System

  • Amadeus / Galileo

IITC offers Placement Assistance & Internship Opportunities

Leading Airlines, Airports, IATA approved Travel Agencies, Back offices & Tour companies.

Additional Benefits *

  • CRS Training (Amadeus/Galileo/Sabre)
    A CRS is a global computerised distribution and reservation system for the travel industry, used in both travel agencies and airline sales offices worldwide. It is possible to have access to various events, currency conversions, car rental companies, weather forecasts and a host of useful information.
  • Foreign Language (Basic Level)
  • Personality development & communication skills

* Only at Select Centers

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