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Frequently Asked Questions

Diploma programs

Applying for an IATA Diploma

How do I apply for an IATA Diploma?

You can apply for an IATA Diploma before or while completing the courses that make up the diploma.

​1 Register for one or several of the required or elective courses. Please indicate which IATA Diploma you are working toward on the registration form when registering for required courses.
​2 Complete all required and selected elective courses within the allotted time frame.
​3 Send copies of each IATA Certificate of Completion to the IATA Training Team. We will issue your diploma upon receipt of this proof of completion.  

Courses you have previously completed can be applied toward the diploma.
Courses can only be applied towards obtaining one diploma.

Contact us should you require additional assistance.

Do you offer guidance to students choosing an IATA Diploma?

The training team is happy to assist you in this important decision.  Do not hesitate to contact us for personalized guidance.

Please provide information on your work experience, current job role and goals in your message so that the appropriate specialist from our training team can better assist you.

Obtaining a Diploma

How will I receive my diploma?

To receive your Diploma, provide copies of the Certificate of Completion earned for all required and selected elective courses, specifying which Diploma you wish to obtain.

Send copies of each IATA Certificate of Completion to the IATA Training Team.

Your diploma will be issued and sent to you by post as soon as this information has been received. 

Contact us for any additional questions.

Can the course(s) I have taken at a Regional Training Partner or in my company be applied to an IATA Diploma?

Yes. Due to the high standards of IATA courses, you can combine any IATA Classroom courses (taken at an IATA Training Center, IATA Regional Training Center or in your company) to earn a Diploma.

I have finished all of the required courses for a Diploma, but have not received it. What can I do?

If you have followed all procedures to obtain your Diploma but have not received it, please contact us, indicating which courses you took and the title of the Diploma you wish to obtain. Your Diploma will be sent to you by post once this information is verified by the training team.

The requirements for the IATA Diploma I am obtaining have changed. Do I need to take more courses to meet the new requirements?

No, the Diploma requirements applicable at the time you applied for the Diploma will be upheld. Contact us should you have any questions or concerns about the requirements for a Diploma.

Are IATA Diplomas recognized or accredited?

IATA Diplomas do not provide any academic qualification. However, as a professional institute, all of IATA’s courses and Diplomas are recognized by its Members and throughout the industry.

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