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Leadership & Management Diploma Program

DescriptionRequirements & Registration

A distance learning option for world-class leadership and management training

Enhance your critical business knowledge and skills through this highly-acclaimed training program that combines one IATA distance learning course (please choose one of the Elective courses under the "Requirements and Registration" tab) with 10 Harvard ManageMentor (HMM) modules of your choice.

What will you learn

Aviation and travel industry training through IATA:

IATA self-study courses require between 40 and 120 hours of self-study. You will be granted two free attempts to pass a final exam within the enrolment period. Exams are organized in many countries around the world. 

See the exam schedule

Management skills through HMM modules:

Access to the HMM modules is valid for 6 months from the date access is provided, with exams administered online.

HMM module information (pdf)

Who should attend

  • Anyone wishing to pursue a management career in the air transport or travel and tourism industry
  • Anyone wishing to upgrade their leadership and management skills

Additional information

A certificate of completion will be available for download once the completion criteria are met.

To claim your Leadership & Management Diploma, you must successfully complete both the eligible IATA course and the minimum 10 HMM modules. You may study as many additional HMM modules as you wish.


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