TRAVEL TRAINING COURSES - INTRODUCTORY TO BUSINESS TRAVEL AGENT CAREER
Do you want to work in the Travel and Tourism Industry? Have you every consider a career in Business Travel Agent or already a retail travel agent and wish to change career into business travel?
Business travel is a sector that many do not consider and is one of the high level of travel products that are considered for clients. Besides organising travel products all year round and meeting business travellers needs an agent would have to adapt quickly to any changes that are made to meet the requirements of the client.
While studying this course you will learn how business travel organisations operate, howe they meet their clients needs which is essential for those who wish to aspire to a career in business travel. for this type of career a wealth of skills and knowledge is required due to the complexity of working in business travel environment.
On this course is split into two parts, part 1, you will be focusing on the different types of business travel operations, international business travel and developing business trips for clients. Part 2, you will receive practical training GDS system on how to book travel arranges for different passengers types.
You will learn the underpinning knowledge of business travel and understand how the industry works with identify key components, the module focus are:
Module 1 - Business Travel Destinations
Module 2 - Discounted airfares for business travel
Module 3 - Ancillary business travel services
Module 4 - Accommodation services for business travel
Module 5 - Rail travel services for the business traveller
Module 6 - Business travel financial services
Module 7 - Business travel itineraries
Module 8 - Information technology in business travel
Module 9 - personal development skills
This course provides you with hands-on practice in the following with either any of the following GDS systems Sabre or Amadeus, including Airline, Hotel, Car Hire and Eurostar & Rail Reservations. You will be receive your login details and be trained on the following:
This course provides you with hands-on practice in the following:
Lesson 26 - Itinerary Modification - Rebook for New Bookings Codes
Lesson 27 - Passenger Name Record Cancelling Elements
Lesson 28 - Passenger Name Record Changing Elements
Lesson 29 - Availability Access Types
Lesson 30 - Building Connections and Minimum Connections Times
Lesson 31 - Fare Display Overview
Lesson 32 - Multi-Airline Fare Displays
Lesson 33 - Carrier Specific Fare Displays
Lesson 34 - Introduction to Fare Notes
Lesson 35 - Itinerary Pricing
Lesson 36 - Itinerary Best Buy
Lesson 37 - Introduction to Ticketing
Lesson 38 - Queues count & Placement
Lesson 39 - Queues Access
Lesson 40 - References & Sources
Lesson 41 — Amadeus Hotels System Overview, Encode and Decode Hotels
Lesson 42 — Hotel Location Lists
Lesson 43 — Multi-Property Hotel Availability
Lesson 44 — Single-Property Hotel Availability and Hotel Reservations
Lesson 45 — Hotel Features and Hotel Pricing
Lesson 46 — Hotel Booking Qualifiers
Lesson 47 — Encode/Decode Cars, Vehicle Type Codes
Lesson 48 — Car Location Lists
Lesson 49— Multi-Company Car Availability and Rental Car Reservations
Lesson 50— Single-Company Car Availability and Rental Car Reservations
Lesson 51 — Single-Company Car Availability from Multi-Company Availability
Lesson 52 — Direct Car Availability
Lesson 53— Car Availability Options
Lesson 54 — Car Rate Features and Car Terms
Lesson 55 — Rental Car Policies
Lesson 56 - Eurostar encode / decode
Lesson 57 — Eurostar Availability / selling
Lesson 58 — Eurostar Fares and Pricing
Lesson 59 — Eurostar Passenger Name Records
Lesson 60 — Eurostar seats
This course cover the functions Interactivity, Simulation, and Scenario-Based Instruction Emulator System course give you the competence to check in passengers, seating arrangements, passenger data, passenger itinerary updates in the format of Lessons, Quiz and Drills. You will be competent in the following areas.
Assessment and Practice
This course is 100% practical and hands-on. Each lesson consist of detailed instruction which are provided and there are Quizzes at the end of each assessment learnt. This computerised reservation training course - Amadeus Altea Check In Departure Control System include a personal login to sign on/off to the Amadeus Altea emulator system to gain access and start training.
How much time do I need to complete the course?
The course is expected to take 90 hours to complete.
We believe that eight weeks of full system access should be enough time to use the system to complete all the modules and have a enough time to practice. The minimum expected study time invested by a student is 4 hours per week. You can decide when or how long you want to study - the system is available to you 6 months from your first day of login.
The course includes...
E-learning course materials while on the go
Certification on completion for both part 1 and 2
Business Travel Client Profiling scenarios-base practice
Final assessment on the entire course
Assigned a dedicated tutor to support you throughout your course
An official industry worldwide recognised Certificate of Global Distribution System Training from Viasinc. This is a professional certification recognised by the Travel and Aviation industry.
Once you have completed your course, you will receive 'Two Certificates', one for each course and Unitised Certificate illustrating to employers your knowledge and skills attained ready for employment within the industry.
Please note: You will also receive a 45 page 'Air Travel Appendix' inclusive of:
Worldwide Airline coding and decoding
Worldwide three letter codes coding and decoding
Country state codes
Baggage allowance codes
Abbreviations and Definitions used in the airline industry.
Career paths leading to...
The Airport Customer Service Professional course can provide candidates with a wealth of career options with the examples of the following areas:
Leisure and Business Travel Careers
Introductory to Corporate Travel
Introductory to Travel Management Companies
Your course includes Course Materials, Personal Tutor Support & Guidance, and Certification.
Our courses are the requirements of the industry and to meet the needs for well established airlines to ensure proficiency and high levels of competence at the start of your career. You will be able to gain employment with the technical knowledge and skills learnt on this course and gain a foothold within the industry of your choice.
WELCOME TO THE WORLD OF PROFESSIONALISM FOR PROSPECTIVE EMPLOYEES FOR THE TRAVEL INDUSTRY.