Airport Operations Foundation Diploma (self-study)



About the diploma

This Diploma is designed to address the audience of prospective Airport and Ground Operations professionals. The variety of available courses gives the opportunity to identify the key areas required to be able to perform tasks safely and efficiently.

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Diploma code: DIPL-98

What you will learn

Upon completion of this diploma you will be able to:
  • Understand the role airports play in the economy
  • Discover the various airport customers and partners
  • Gain knowledge about the multiple operational and business functions of airports
  • Acquire the tools to apply your knowledge and skills to your airport environment

Key Topics

  • Airfield operations
  • Airside Safety
  • Airport Security
  • Ramp Handling
  • Passenger Handling

Who should attend

  • Newcomers in Airport and Ground Operations


Choose how you would like to purchase the diploma:

  1. Purchase the full diploma package at a reduced price.
  2. Purchase the courses individually by clicking on each course listed under the required and elective courses below.

How to obtain your diploma

A passing mark of 60% is required on all assignments and exams. A special distinction is awarded to candidates who obtain a distinction in all, or all but one, of all course exams and assignments that make up this Diploma.

  1. Complete all the Elective courses that make up the Diploma within 3 years.
  2. Please contact us on our Customer Portal to request your diploma, stating the title of the diploma you are applying for and the list of courses you completed for that diploma.
  3. IATA Training will issue your diploma upon verification of your eligibility.

Purchase the full diploma package

Take advantage of the diploma discount when you purchase the diploma in a single transaction.

Scroll through to choose the Elective Set that meets your requirements from the options below. When you click the Buy Now button, you will be directed to login to your Training Account. Please have your login details ready.

Once payment has been received in full, you will be able to find your courses in your IATA Training account.

Elective Set 1

Dev. Nations Regular
USD 1,740 (eBook) USD 2,060 (eBook) D098-01

Elective Set 2

Dev. Nations Regular
USD 1,410(eBook) USD 1,660 (eBook) D098-02

Elective Set 7

Dev. Nations Regular
USD 1,800 (eBook) USD 2,140 (eBook) D098-07

Purchase the Elective courses individually

To receive the diploma candidates must complete

  • 4 Elective courses

Elective courses

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