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Self-study courses enable you to focus on what matters most to you, with the choice to study either on your own or with the help of an Instructor at an IATA Partner training school. The courses on offer are specifically designed to facilitate entry to the industry in a number of sectors. They are comprehensive, requiring 30-45 hours of study for most courses, putting you at the forefront of your chosen career. Some courses can be longer in terms of suggested study hours.

Course material is available in either e-book, printed or e-learning format and all self-study examinations can now be taken online. Each successful candidate will earn an IATA certificate or diploma depending on the course selected.

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Found 137 courses and diplomas

Assisting Travelers with Special Needs (partner-taught or self-study)

Identify customers who may have special travel needs and require non-emergency special services, support or accommodation from suppliers

  • English

Aviation English Assessment (e-learning)

Designed to evaluate a wide range of English language skills, from grammar and vocabulary to speaking.

  • English

Aviation English (e-learning)

Develop the skills necessary to deal with the content commonly found in aviation training courses, and documents, such as those produced by ICAO and other aviation related organizations

  • English

Aviation Fundamentals Diploma (self-study)

This self-study diploma will provide new graduates looking to join the air transport industry or professionals looking to move into the industry, with a solid understanding of the industry. Learn about the history of aviation, its different components and interdependencies among: airlines, airports, civil aviation authorities and air navigation services that needs to work in harmony in order to ensure safety and efficiency. You will also discover proficient and effective ways of increasing sales and revenue with the right marketing strategy.

  • English
  • 中文

Aviation Law Fundamentals (e-learning)

An overview on aviation law exploring the nine freedoms of air, Warsaw System and Chicago Convention

  • English

Aviation Safety Fundamentals (partner-taught or self-study)

Gain a basic understanding of the general principles and concepts of safety to help you develop a ‘safety conscience’.

  • English

Aviation Safety Fundamentals Diploma (self-study)

This self-study diploma will provide new graduates looking to join the air transport industry or professionals looking to move into the aviation industry specifically within the area of aviation safety.

  • English

Aviation Safety Fundamentals for the Leadership & Management Training Program (partner-taught or self-study)

Providing you with a basic understanding of the general principles and concepts of safety to help you develop a ‘safety conscience’.

  • English

Aviation Security Awareness (partner-taught or self-study)

An introduction to the security measures and regulations you need to know to work responsibly in the industry.

Aviation Security Awareness for the Leadership & Management Training Program (partner-taught or self-study)

This course introduces you to the security measures and regulations you need to know to work responsibly in the industry.

  • English

Aviation Security Screening Diploma

This diploma prepares trainees to work in access control, x-ray screening and checkpoint supervisory roles.

  • English
  • 中文
  • Français
  • Italiano

Basic Airside Safety (e-learning)

An interactive, flexible and cost-effective way to learn about implementing best practices in airside safety.

  • English

BSP Agent Billing Reports and Procedures (e-learning)

Learn about the Agent reporting process in the Billing and Settlement Plan (BSP) and how to interpret billing reports.

  • English

BSP Agent Remittance Procedures (e-learning)

Examine the Agent Remittance process of the Billing and Settlement Plan (BSP), including the reporting calendar and debt identification.

  • English

BSP Essentials for Travel Agents (e-learning)

Improve your understanding of settlement services and financial transactions between travel agents and airlines.

  • English

BSP Essentials for Travel Agents: Final Examination (e-learning)

Demonstrate your knowledge of the Billing and Settlement Plan (BSP) for travel agents and earn an internationally recognized certificate.

  • English

BSP Standard Documents and Procedures (e-learning)

Minimize costs through a better understanding of ticketing authority and the traffic documents used in BSP.

  • English

Cabin Crew – Leveraging Professional Skills (e-learning)

Cabin Crew - find out which tools and techniques you need to enter the job market, how to gain confidence and achieve your goals

  • English

Cargo Introductory course (partner-taught or self-study)

Learn about basic IATA cargo rules and procedures, how freight forwarders and airline cargo units operate, plus much more.

  • English

Cargo Introductory course for the Leadership & Management Training Program (partner-taught or self-study)

Learn about basic IATA cargo rules and procedures, how freight forwarders and airline cargo units operate, plus much more.

  • English

Cargo Leadership Development Program with Harvard Business Publishing

This program comprises cargo training through IATA courses and management skills through Harvard ManageMentor (HMM) modules. Today’s managers and business leaders need to be equipped with the skills and behaviors required to achieve key commercial objectives. This advanced program will provide you with an in-depth exploration of the fundamentals of cargo airline business strategy, methodology and business development tools. The combination of IATA courses and HMM modules are designed to balance theory and practical application, and to equip you with critical competencies in cargo airline business management.

  • English

Cargo Security Awareness (partner-taught or self-study)

Build your awareness in air cargo security regulations and the basic principles of security enforcement in the cargo environment.

  • English

Cargo Supply Chain and Transport Modes course (partner-taught or self-study)

Improve your knowledge regarding supply chain management, logistics and different modes of transport.

CORSIA Fundamentals (e-learning)

Learn more about the different industry initiatives to tackle climate change and how CORSIA fits in with these initiatives

  • English