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Passenger Fares Workshop - Basic (Classroom, 5 days)



Learn about pricing passenger air travel and interpret fare rules and restrictions with an IATA appointed instructor.

Available as: Classroom & In-Company course
Duration: 5 days (40 hours)
Recommended level: Professional and Management
Prerequisites: None

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:

  • Calculate normal and special air fares
  • Apply common international fare terminology
  • Price itineraries using the IATA formula
  • Interpret fare rules

Course content

  • Mileage system and IATA fare formula
  • Normal international fare construction and fare checks
  • Special fares – selecting and interpreting rules
  • IATA Geographic Areas
  • Round and circle-trips
  • The Passenger Air Tariff Training Extract and maps are supplied for practical itinerary pricing exercises
  • Sample routings and itineraries tailored to local market patterns and trends

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • New agency recruits, ticketing and reservation agents
  • Tariff and prorate analysts
  • Interline billing officers responsible for selling, issuing, controlling, accepting and auditing tickets
  • Call center agents


Additional information

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