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IATA RTP | Turkish Aviation Academy - Istanbul, Turkey

​​​​​Regional Training Partner

Enjoy all the benefits of IATA Training at the Turkish Aviation Academy (TAA) in Istanbul. In a dynamic and global industry, solid credentials and up-to-date knowledge are critical for success.    ​

TAA offers industry-leading classroom courses and diploma programs in aviation management delivered by IATA instructors with IATA course material. The program offers aviation professionals in Europe the latest training on all matters of concern to the industry from both a global and regional perspective. In 2016, TAA successfully delivered more than 50 courses in Istanbul, and plan to deliver 40+ courses in 2017.



Practical information​

Getting here

TAA is located at Gate B of Atatürk Airport. The location of the Training Academy allows for easy observation of Turkish Airlines’ best practices first-hand​​. 

Turkish Aviation Academy (TAA)
Atatürk Airport Gate B​
Yesilkoy, Bakirkoy
Istanbul, Turkey
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Tel:+90 212-463-6363: ext. 14257; 12360; or 13101


Please see a list of recommended hotels that are close to the airport, and training center.

Onsite facilities​​

TAA has 22 classrooms and a conference room with capacity of 120 seats.


Extend your visit to Istanbul and explore what the city has to offer. Visit the official tourism website for more information.


​​For more information, visit TAA’s website or contact TAA​ 

Turkish Aviation Academy schedule

October - 2017
 Learn the basics of operational aviation security with an overview of recent threats and technological developments. Review ICAO and IATA documentation plus standard international procedures. Airport Security Operations Optimization (Classroom, 5 days)
Turkey, Istanbul (TKAA-RTP)
16 Oct - 20 Oct
 Financial and legal fundamentals to help you choose, draft, and negotiate an aircraft acquisition agreement. Aircraft Acquisition and Financing (Classroom, 4 days)
Turkey, Istanbul (TKAA-RTP)
16 Oct - 19 Oct
 Gain a comprehensive overview of the air transportation industry plus management and presentation skills to boost your career. Air Transportation Management (Classroom, 5 days)
Turkey, Istanbul (TKAA-RTP)
23 Oct - 27 Oct
 Learn about human performance, including assessing needs, work interactions, improvements, techniques, and cultural elements. Training Needs Assessment (Classroom, 3 days)
Turkey, Istanbul (TKAA-RTP)
25 Oct - 27 Oct

November - 2017
 Learn the techniques and strategies to plan a comprehensive dangerous goods training program Instructional Techniques for DGR - Categories 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 (Classroom, 5 days)
Turkey, Istanbul (TKAA-RTP)
13 Nov - 17 Nov
 Learn how to interpret special fare conditions and provide alternatives to system pricing failures so you can offer the best deals that consider the accompanying ticket restrictions. Special Fares and Ticketing - Intermediate (Classroom, 5 days)
Turkey, Istanbul (TKAA-RTP)
13 Nov - 17 Nov
Further develop your project planning skills and acquire practical techniques to deal with real projects. Project Management - Advanced (30 PDUs, classroom, 5 days)
Turkey, Istanbul (TKAA-RTP)
20 Nov - 24 Nov
Test your management skills and strategic thinking to run your own airline and decide on the network, fleet, schedule, marketing and revenue management. Airline Business Models and Competitive Strategies (Classroom, 5 days) Virtual Simulation Program
Turkey, Istanbul (TKAA-RTP)
27 Nov - 1 Dec
 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)
Turkey, Istanbul (TKAA-RTP)
27 Nov - 1 Dec

December - 2017
 Learn how to evaluate the complex baggage handling system, from check-in to baggage claim, with the aim of maximizing efficiency and enhancing customer service. Baggage Handling Services and Systems (Classroom, 3 days)
Turkey, Istanbul (TKAA-RTP)
4 Dec - 8 Dec
 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)
Turkey, Istanbul (TKAA-RTP)
4 Dec - 7 Dec
 Develop a solid foundation for your cargo career by learning the fundamentals of cargo skills and procedures. Cargo Skills and Procedures (Classroom, 5 days)
Turkey, Istanbul (TKAA-RTP)
4 Dec - 8 Dec
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)
Turkey, Istanbul (TKAA-RTP)
11 Dec - 13 Dec
Gain a comprehensive overview of the effect and management of human factors in aviation with this foundation course. Human Factors in Aviation (Classroom, 5 days)
Turkey, Istanbul (TKAA-RTP)
11 Dec - 15 Dec
 Assess your entitlement in accordance with the Multilateral Proration Agreements-Passenger (MPA-P). Passenger Proration - Advanced (Classroom, 5 days)
Turkey, Istanbul (TKAA-RTP)
18 Dec - 22 Dec
 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)
Turkey, Istanbul (TKAA-RTP)
18 Dec - 22 Dec

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