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Introduction to the Airline Industry with Harvard ManageMentor

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Start with the essentials. Learn everything you need to know to launch a career in the airline industry.

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:

  • Know the history, current scale and scope of the airline industry
  • Find out about the multiple operational and business functions of airlines
  • Describe the duties and responsibilities of key airline personnel
  • Build or refresh management and leadership skills
  • Respond to management challenges effectively

Available as: Distance Learning course
Duration: 70-75 hours plus 2.5hrs for exam
Recommended level: Entry-level and Professional
Prerequisites: None

Key topics

  • Airline Organizational Structure and Personnel
  • Airline Business Model
  • Airline Fleet
  • Airline Manufacturers and Vendors
  • Government and industry agencies
  • Harvard ManageMentor modules

Table of ContentsTable of Contents (pdf) for the IATA course

Harvard ManageMentor (HMM) incorporates state-of-the-art, media-rich content furnished by Harvard Business School faculty, global business leaders and practitioners in the field of leadership development. It is a valuable online reference that companies around the world trust to help boost individual and corporate performance by helping you handle the small and large Management & Leadership issues you face. 

In addition to the key principles in each area, topics are supported with video insights from leaders and experts, Harvard Business School case studies, Harvard Business Review articles, templates, checklists, discussion outlines and other resources to enable deeper understanding.

Upon enrolment, you will receive access to over 40 modules, valid for 8 months; however, you are only required to successfully complete 10 modules. Each module is 2-4 hours long. You can select topics that better reflect your training and development criteria:

  • Selection by category: Managing Yourself, Managing Others, Managing the Business
  • Selection by role: First-Time Manager, Mid-Level Manager, Senior Manager

At the end of each module, a certificate of completion is awarded to those who pass each module with 70% and have viewed 70% of the course content.

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Entry-level airline industry staff
  • Newcomers to the airline industry

This course is a step towards earning an IATA Diploma in:

Additional information

Combined, the Harvard ManageMentor modules and this Distance Learning course in eBook format will provide you with the Leadership and Management skills you need to succeed in your organization.

At the end of each module, a certificate of completion is awarded to those who pass each module with 70% and have viewed 70% of the course content.

Upon successful completion of the 10 required HMM modules and the IATA module, contact us to claim your IATA Leadership and Management Diploma.

NOTE: The fees include the Aviation Distance Learning course and access to the HMM modules.

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