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IATA Diploma in Travel & Tourism


  • To make appropriate travel arrangements and reservations
  • Calculate & quote appropriate air fares and book tour products.
  • International travel documentation in accordance with IATA rules and procedures
  • To be on the leading edge for 2007 e-ticketing global Implementation
  • Global Distribution Systems and the Internet


  • Students who wish to have a career in the travel industry
  • Airline personnel
  • Tour & Travel consultant
  • Personnel of large companies responsible for making travel arrangements
  • Travel Agencies that hire employees who hold the IATA/UFTAA International Travel and Tourism Foundation Diploma meet one of the requirements towards becoming IATA-accredited agencies.

Course Content

  • Travel and Tourism Industry and Travel Professional
  • Geography in Travel Planning Understanding and Reading Maps Three- letter city Codes Planning travel Itineraries World Time Zones and Elapsed Travel Times
  • Travel Formalities Travel Documents Taxes,
  • Customs & Currencies
  • Air Transport Essentials
  • Land Transport
  • Hotel Products & Services
  • Water Transport: Ferries and Cruises
  • Tour Packages
  • Serving the Travel Customer
  • Fundamentals in Air Fares & Ticketing
  • IATA Geography & Global Indicators
  • Fare Selection
  • Currency rules
  • Specified Routings
  • Round & Circle Trip Fare Construction
  • Special Fares
  • Billing & Settlement Plan (BSP)
  • Global Distribution Systems Training: Choose between Galileo/Sabre/

Our Foundation in Travel and Tourism Course comes with an Internship option at Sharjah Airport (Sharjah Aviation)

Download Brochure to get the complete course outline for IATA Foundation in Travel and Tourism with Sabre

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