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IATA Training Center - Geneva, Switzerland

The Geneva training center hosts 10 state-of-the-art classrooms looking over the Geneva airport and Jura mountains. Our premises are ideally located next to the airport (less than a three-minute walk) and within six minutes of the city center by train. 

                 

The IATA Geneva team looks forward to making your stay as pleasant as possible. Feel free to contact us before or during your stay in Geneva!

Practical information

Getting here

The training center is easily accessible by bus or train and is within walking distance from the airport. Hotels, restaurants, and shopping areas are conveniently nearby.  See on map

Accommodations

As a course participant you can benefit from special rates with hotels near the Geneva training center. You will receive all reservation details once registered for a course.

Onsite facilities

Printers, WiFi internet connection and quiet workspaces are free for you to use during your time at the Geneva training center. 

Leisure

Plan what to do during your stay on the Geneva tourism website.

Contact

IATA Training & Development Institute
Route de l'Aéroport 33
P.O. Box 416
1215 Geneva 15 Airport
Switzerland
Tel.: +41.22.770.2820
Fax. +41.22.770.2681
TTY: GVADAXB
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Courses in Geneva

September - 2014
 Learn how to maximize your revenue by achieving a balance between demand, reservation scheduling and variable pricing. Dynamic Pricing and Revenue Management (Classroom, 4 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
2 Sep - 5 Sep
 Understand aircraft de-icing standards and procedures as required by regulators, airlines, de-icing service providers and airport authorities. Aircraft De-icing Operations Management (Classroom, 3 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
2 Sep - 4 Sep
 The audit requirements, procedures and skills you need to know to get started as an internal auditor: audit scope, objectives, follow-up and closing, plus practical exercises. Aviation Internal Auditor (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
15 Sep - 19 Sep
Developed in accordance with ICAO principles, this course helps you fulfill SMS requirements and establish a functional SMS within your operations. Safety Management Systems (SMS) for Airlines (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
15 Sep - 19 Sep
 Learn the basic drafting principles and agreements for aircraft sales and purchases, interlining, maintenance and catering, ground handling and more. Airline Contract Law (Classroom, 4 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
22 Sep - 25 Sep
 Tools to maximize profit within your catchment area by attracting retailers and service providers. Learn to customize your marketing campaigns to bring in new airlines and higher flight frequencies. Airport Marketing (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
29 Sep - 3 Oct

October - 2014
 Understand credit card transactions and fraud prevention. Card Payment Policies and Fraud Prevention (Classroom, 3 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
1 Oct - 3 Oct
 Learn how to improve safety and effectiveness in your ground operations with these recommendations for reducing human error. Human Factors in Ground Operations (Classroom, 3 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
1 Oct - 3 Oct
 Learn about cap and trade, carbon trading mechanisms, and carbon markets dynamics and strategies. Carbon Trading for Aviation (Classroom, 2 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
1 Oct - 2 Oct
 Gain a clear understanding of the relevant practical issues of EU competition substantive rules, as well as EU institutions and their rules. European Union (EU) Aviation Antitrust Law (Classroom, 3 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
1 Oct - 3 Oct
 Launch your career in training with a solid foundation of what it takes to be a good instructor. Instructional Techniques (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
6 Oct - 10 Oct
 Ensure your compliance with ICAO Annex 17 audit requirements, plus international and national security programs. Learn how to conduct audits and quality control across multiple security segments. Security Audit and Quality Control (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
6 Oct - 10 Oct
 Modern airports are self-sustained complex businesses with revenue targets. Form commercial development strategies to help you maximize revenue through aeronautical and non-aeronautical activities. Airport Route Development and Commercial Management (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
6 Oct - 10 Oct
 Practical knowledge to manage key airport operations efficiently and safely while meeting your stakeholders' operational requirements. Airport Operations - Advanced (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
6 Oct - 10 Oct
 Confidently apply instructional design principles and instructional techniques to design and deliver an IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations training program. Professional Skills for DGR Instructors - Categories 1,2,3,6 (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
13 Oct - 17 Oct
 Develop your skills to lead successful projects through project management planning and project requirement assessment. Project Management - Advanced (30 PDUs, classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
13 Oct - 17 Oct
 Learn about the Air Transport Statistics programs run by IATA and ICAO including current standards, concepts and methodologies for the compilation of traffic statistics.  Air Transport Statistics (Classroom, 4 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
13 Oct - 16 Oct
 Learn the essential technical procedures for aircraft handling and loading to optimize the use of ground service equipment and manpower. This course also provides steps for building a safety culture and ensuring consistent on-time performance (OTP). Aircraft Turnaround Coordination and Loading Supervision (Classroom, 4 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
13 Oct - 16 Oct
 Gain a comprehensive understanding of the ISAGO Program to prepare your operations for a successful audit. ISAGO for Ground Service Providers (Classroom, 3 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
15 Oct - 17 Oct
This course covers the recurrent training requirements recommended by ICAO, EU, TSA, and other major security programs to help keep your organization compliant. Recurrent Aviation Security Training (Classroom, 3 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
15 Oct - 17 Oct
This train-the-trainer course lets you practice teaching techniques that will make your CRM training effective and motivating for your students. Crew Resource Management for Instructors (CRMI) - (Classroom, 3 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
20 Oct - 22 Oct
This course provides instruction on problem solving and corrective action plan processes you can immediately apply within your organization to start making improvements to your operational performance. Root Cause Analysis (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
20 Oct - 24 Oct
 Learn how to participate in an aircraft accident and incident investigation in accordance with ICAO Annex 13 standards. Aircraft Accident Investigation (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
20 Oct - 24 Oct
 Stay up-to-date with your knowledge of the IATA/ICAO Dangerous Goods Regulations. IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Instructor Refresher (Classroom, 3 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
21 Oct - 23 Oct
 Revalidate your 24-month IATA Dangerous Goods (DGR) requirement and stay up-to-date with the legal requirements, operational restrictions, and documentation regulations for dangerous goods. IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) – Recurrent - Category 6 (Classroom, 3 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
22 Oct - 24 Oct
 Knowledge and skills to accept, handle, and process shipments containing dangerous goods as per the current edition of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations Manual. IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Initial Category 6 (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
27 Oct - 31 Oct
 Learn how to perform regulatory oversight for the air transportation of dangerous goods using the IATA DGR and ICAO Technical Instructions. IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Auditors and CAA Inspectors (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
27 Oct - 31 Oct
 Systematically design, develop, implement, and evaluate training using an instructional design model. Instructional Design (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
27 Oct - 31 Oct
Learn about the design, implementation and optimization of an Emergency Response Plan (ERP) according to industry practice and regulatory requirements. Emergency Planning and Response for Airlines (Classroom, 3 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
27 Oct - 29 Oct

November - 2014
 Master the technical nature of Live Animals Regulations (LAR) training and learn how to incorporate active learning into your training design and delivery. Train the Trainer for IATA Live Animals Regulations (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
3 Nov - 7 Nov
 Position training at the heart of organizational growth and improvement. Management of Training (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
3 Nov - 7 Nov
 Learn IATA best practices and key principles from the Airport Development Reference Manual (ADRM) to plan and expand airport infrastructure. Airport Development and Infrastructure Design (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
3 Nov - 7 Nov
 Examine the functions and management requirements of Ground Handling in the passenger and cargo terminal and the ramp. Station / Ground Handling Management (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
3 Nov - 7 Nov
 This course provides the fundamentals of how to systematically manage safety in civil aviation using the Safety Management System concept developed by ICAO. Safety Management Systems (SMS) for Civil Aviation (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
3 Nov - 7 Nov
 Learn methods for calculating the financial performance of different routes, forecasting cost and revenue drivers, and planning for the future development of your network. Route Forecasting and Development (Classroom, 4 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
4 Nov - 7 Nov
 If you’re a new airline recruit or an aviation company with airline clients, this course will bring you up to speed on key airline business practices to help you succeed in the industry. Airline Business Foundations (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
10 Nov - 14 Nov
 Benefit from the latest in scientific discoveries and developments in the management of risk posed by fatigue in aviation. Fatigue Risk Management Systems (FRMS) (Classroom, 3 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
10 Nov - 12 Nov
 Learn operational aspects to perform quick turnarounds and minimize delays. Station Operations Control (Classroom, 4 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
11 Nov - 14 Nov
 Strategies to control costs and improve your revenue performance as an airline or service provider: resource optimization, subcontracting, product segmentation and more. Cost Effectiveness and Revenue Optimization in Ground Operations (Classroom, 3 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
11 Nov - 13 Nov
 Advance your instructor skills to prepare, manage, conduct, facilitate, and evaluate training. Train the Trainer - Advanced (Classroom, 3 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
12 Nov - 14 Nov
 Gain insight into the laws and regulations surrounding trade unions and successful negotiations. Trade Union Structure and Negotiations (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
17 Nov - 21 Nov
 Gain a comprehensive overview of the air transportation industry plus management and presentation skills to boost your career. Air Transportation Management (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
17 Nov - 21 Nov
 Learn how to use the latest version of the SGHA to its fullest as a commercial agreement and services description document. SGHA-SLA and Effective Negotiation Behaviors Workshop (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
17 Nov - 21 Nov
Aircraft maintenance represents a substantial but necessary cost for every airline. This course introduces tools for controlling and reducing maintenance costs without compromising on quality. Aircraft Maintenance Cost Management (Classroom, 4 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
17 Nov - 20 Nov
 Revalidate your 24-month IATA Dangerous Goods (DGR) requirement and stay up-to-date with the legal requirements, operational restrictions, and documentation regulations for dangerous goods. IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) – Recurrent - Category 6 (Classroom, 3 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
18 Nov - 20 Nov
 Stay up-to-date with your knowledge of the IATA/ICAO Dangerous Goods Regulations. IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Instructor Refresher (Classroom, 3 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
18 Nov - 20 Nov
 Confidently apply instructional design principles and instructional techniques to design and deliver an IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations training program. Professional Skills for DGR Instructors - Categories 1,2,3,6 (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
24 Nov - 28 Nov
 Learn key route forecasting and scheduling techniques that will help you get the best use of your aircraft resources and fleet. Network, Fleet and Schedule Planning (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
24 Nov - 28 Nov
 Identify key elements in analyzing the financial performance of your airline. Airline Finance and Accounting Management (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
24 Nov - 28 Nov
 Principles of weight and balance as per the standard IATA Design Manual and Automated Load Sheet.This course prepares you for the Load Controller certification. Aircraft Weight and Balance (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
24 Nov - 28 Nov
 Handle unused taxes, fees, and charges when a ticket is submitted for rerouting. Passenger Tariff Workshop (Classroom, 3 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
25 Nov - 27 Nov

December - 2014
 Get the required training foreseen in EU regulation 1082/2012 and position yourself to become an accredited EU Aviation Security Validator by an EU member state. Aviation Security Independent Validators - EU ACC3 (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (ACC3)
1 Dec - 5 Dec
 Intensive course in passenger services: customer service best practices, conflict management skills, international passenger and baggage handling standards... Airport Services - Passenger Handling (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
1 Dec - 5 Dec
 Gain a comprehensive overview of human factors in aviation and the key reference documents and methodologies. Human Factors in Aviation (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
1 Dec - 5 Dec
 Understand what it takes to lead an airline to success in this dynamic learning environment! Use the latest simulation technology to manage a virtual airline through real-life business scenarios. Airline Business Models and Competitive Strategies (Classroom, 5 days) Virtual Simulation Program
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
1 Dec - 5 Dec
 Improve your management of safe and efficient Air Navigation Services through this strategic approach which reviews all important aspects of the business. Management of Air Navigation Services (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
8 Dec - 12 Dec
 Learn to recognize ticketing entries and handle voluntary and involuntary e-ticket alterations. Passenger Fares and Ticketing Alterations (Classroom, 4 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
8 Dec - 11 Dec
Learn the messaging standards and technical requirements you must meet to make the e-CSD functional in your air cargo operations. Consignment Security Declaration (e-CSD) Standards and Implementation (Classroom, 3 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
9 Dec - 11 Dec
 Knowledge and skills to accept, handle, and process shipments containing dangerous goods as per the current edition of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations Manual. IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Initial Category 6 (Classroom, 5 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
15 Dec - 19 Dec
 Stay up-to-date with your knowledge of the IATA/ICAO Dangerous Goods Regulations. IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) - Instructor Refresher (Classroom, 3 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
16 Dec - 18 Dec
 Gain clarity on the main aviation insurance conventions and protocols, types of coverage available, and practices for insuring hull and liability risks. Law of Aviation Insurance (Classroom, 3 days)
Switzerland, Geneva (IATA)
16 Dec - 18 Dec


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