IATA Travel & Tourism Foundation Course (FOUNDATION)



IATA Travel & Tourism Foundation Course
IATA Foundation is approved by IATA


Foundation course of IATA (earlier known as IATA UFTAA) is focused on industry initiatives that contribute to IATA's concept, viz-"Simplifying the business" (STB). This gives an opportunity for freshers to develop a career in the Aviation, Travel & Tourism industry.


With this course from Guiders education, you are fully equipped to handle all major aspects of the tour and travel agency business and are able to provide accurate advice to clients on major tourist destinations. The candidate will thus be able to construct fares for routings by applying advanced IATA fare construction principles; issue tickets and other documents for all types of international journeys. Upon successfully completion of the examination, the candidate will become a qualified holder of the IATA Travel and Tourism Foundation Level Diploma.

Syllabus

Business Environment of the Travel and Tourism Industry
Geography
Travel formalities
Land transport (rail, car, camper, rent a car)
Hotels
Water transport (Ferries &Cruise)
Tour packages
Customer service
Air fares & Ticketing basics
Electronic booking tools (GDS)
Industry codes - Country / Airport / City/Airline / Airline prefix
Visa Regulations
Air Transport Essentials

What do you learn?

Provide excellent customer service and build customer loyalty.
Understand the various services and facilities available to airline passengers during their travel.
Advise customers on passport and visa requirements, as well as on travel insurance options.
Plan and reserve travel itineraries using standard industry coding.
Sell rail travel, car rental, hotel accommodation, cruises and pre-packaged tour products.
Book and sell travel products using Global Distribution Systems (GDS) such as Abacus, Amadeus, Galileo or Sabre.
Acquire knowledge of e-ticketing


Highlights

You become part of the No.1 IATA accredited training institute for travel and tourism courses in Kerala
We have the best , qualified and experienced faculty
At Guiders Education, it is our commitment to give our students a world class learning experience
Special attention is provided to ensure the personality development of the students.


Career Opportunities

Airline Ticketing
Hotel Administration
Nature Reserve Staff
Cruise Ship Marketers
Group Tour Sales Staff
Travel Portals
BPOs
Airports
Attraction Management and much more

Course Duration

Six months