Contribute to your company’s success by developing a profitable network fleet plan and an effective flight schedule. Improve your planning and management skills and understand scheduling process and tactics.
This classroom course provides 5 days (40 hours) of instruction delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
Student performance will be based on an assessment
There are no prerequisites for this course
Recommended level is Entry-level and Intermediate
The recommended level of language proficiency is ICAO Operational Level 4 for courses in English or the equivalent level for other languages.
How to register
To attend a class scheduled at one of our training centers: Register early and save up to 20%! Please read the Terms for the early bird discount. The discount will be calculated at the time of payment.
To claim the discount, enter 'LatAmTraining' in the promotional code field during your registration. The discount will be deducted automatically from the course price. This discount will be applied in addition to any qualifying early bird promotion.
Understand how company revenues and profitability depend on the network and fleet plan
Learn key market and route forecasting
Create a schedule that effectively utilizes aircraft resources
Improve aircraft and fleet utilization
Implement successful scheduling strategies
Review passenger traffic demand, flight schedule data and optimization tools
Consider processes involved in optimizing an actual route network
Airline economics and costs; supply and demand dynamics; passenger traffic demand and market estimation
Passenger traffic flow; point-to-point versus true origin-destination Route and network determinants
Schedule design and planning
Airline capacity and route
Network strategies and optimization
Fleet planning and management; operational constraints in the planning process
Strategic and operational analysis related to fleet
Who should attend
This course is recommended for:
Network planning personnel
Market planning staff
Marketing and sales staff
International relations staff
An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 70% or higher on all exercises and exams. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher.
This course is a step toward earning an IATA Diploma in:
Anjum Raffi, UNAMID This course was a thought-provoking and mind-agitating source of knowledge, which is an instrument in optimum utilization of aviation assets resulting in a win-win situation for both the carrier and client.
Lāsma Zajančkovska, Strategic Pricing Analyst airBaltic This course was well balanced between theory and practice. I gained an in-depth understanding of all theoretical concepts, and exercises allowed me to apply what I had learned. This course taught me industry practices to optimize an airline network, improve fleet utilization and reach route profitability in the dynamic air transport market. The experienced and passionate instructor held everyone’s attention for the whole week. I would recommend this course to all colleagues as it was a very valuable experience for me.