The 13 modules in the Foundation Level will provide you with an understanding of the travel and tourism industry, the practicalities of the travel professional's role in this industry, the importance of exceeding customer expectations, and the role of technology in the travel industry.
In addition, you will become familiar with related subjects such as industry regulations, codes, world geography, air fares and ticketing, visa and health requirements, as well as tour programmes.
By successfully completing the examination, you will become qualified as a holder of the IATA-UFTAA International Travel and Tourism Foundation Diploma and will be entitled to add the designation "DTTF" (Diploma in Travel and Tourism Foundations) after your name.
Recommended pre-qualifications: a Secondary/High School Leaving Certificate/Diploma, as well as good math and English-language skills.
Foundation Level Registration/ Enrolment/ Exam Fee charges to be paid directly to IATA-ITDI. Kindly check with the preferred Authorised Training Center (ATC) of IITC for details.
Total Registration Fee Payable as on 01 February, 2016 (inclusive of Courier & Exam fee) to IATA is:
Foundation Level - 643US$
Consultant Level - 578US$
Registration for Foundation & Consultant Level is valid for 18 months from the date of enrolment. It means that the Course has to be successfully completed within 18 months from date of Registration. The Training duration by the ATC (IITC) will be for 3 to 4 months.
However the ATC (IITC) reserves the right to Stop/ Reject Registrations prior to the IATA-ITDI deadline dates.
The Exams for all sessions are usually held on the 1st Sunday of the exam week.
Passing Percentage is 60% for Pass class & 85% for Distinction class.
Total number of EXAM attempts - 2 (including the 1st attempt).We wish to advise you that the 3rd examination attempt for distance learning courses will not be available effective from August 1, 2016.
The exam papers are set & corrected by IATA-ITDI in Montreal, Canada.
Air-India is the Local co-ordinator for conducting the exams on behalf of IATA-ITDI.