Gain free access to the IATA customized LinkedIn learning platform*, which offers +1700 online LinkedIn micro-learning modules throughout 2020!

In response to the expected demand for workforce in the aviation industry over the next 20 years, IATA has partnered with LinkedIn Learning in order to offer you a more flexible learning schedule. By continuing your studies and staying updated with the latest industry trends you will have gain an advantage in the ever-changing Aviation industry.

How can I gain access to a free LinkedIn learning license?

  1. Complete 2 eLearning courses* listed below, or one (1) IATA classroom course from the list of eligible Diploma programs* below 
  2. Provide the certificate of the eligible course(s)
  3. If the requirements are met you will receive an email to access the LinkedIn learning license**


*Conditions apply - 
Limited number of licenses available
**The licence is valid until 30 January 2021. 

eLearning courses

You may choose to complete two (2) eLearning courses from the list below:

Accounting and Financial Management for Travel Agencies - E-Learning - English

Learn to speak accounting language, grasp accounting principles and interpret financial statements to assess and steer your business.

  • English
  • Course

Aviation Competition Law - E-Learning - English

Provides an overview of the core principles of antitrust/competition rules applicable to the airline industry

  • English
  • Course

Basic Airside Safety - E-Learning - English

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

  • English
  • Course

BSP Agent Billing Reports and Procedures - E-Learning - English

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

  • English
  • Course

BSP Agent Remittance Procedures - E-Learning - English

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

  • English
  • Course

BSP Essentials for Travel Agents - E-Learning - English

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

  • English
  • Course

BSP Essentials for Travel Agents: Final Examination - E-Learning - English

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

  • English
  • Course

BSP Standard Documents and Procedures - E-Learning - English

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

  • English
  • Course

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Cabin Crew, Passenger Handling and Security Personnel - E-Learning - English

If you are involved in the security screening of passengers and crew members, know how to treat the items that can pose a threat to a flight.

  • English
  • Course

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Flight Crew and Load Planners - E-Learning - English

This interactive course fulfills the IATA DGR training requirements for flight crew, load masters, load planners, flight operations officers, and flight dispatchers.

  • English
  • Course

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for General Cargo Acceptance Personnel - E-Learning - English

Learn how to comply with training requirements in processing cargo, mail or stores other than dangerous goods.

  • English
  • Course

Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) for Ramp and Warehouse Personnel - E-Learning - English

Fulfill your dangerous goods training requirements as a freight forwarder, operator, or ground handler.

  • English
  • Course

Destination Geography - E-Learning - English

Gain confidence in your ability to sell destinations, answer common questions asked by travel customers and provide valuable advice that customers are willing to pay for.

  • English
  • Course

Distribution and Airline Retailing with NDC - E-Learning - English

Delivered in media-rich and interactive animation, this course is a journey that begins by comparing existing direct and indirect air distribution channels.

  • English
  • Course

Geography in Travel Planning - E-Learning - English

Study world geography and time zones to better advise clients.

  • English
  • Course

Global Reporting Format for Runway Surface Conditions – Introduction - E-Learning - English

Learn about the fundamental changes in the new reporting system related to the introduction of runway condition code (RWYCC)

  • English
  • Course

Human Trafficking Awareness - E-Learning - English

Learn the most recent techniques on how to spot and how to manage human trafficking situations

  • English
  • Course

IATA - Embry-Riddle Aviation Management Certificate - E-learning - English

Addresses topics such as the overview and interdependence of the air transportation system and fundamental skills required of supervisors and/or managers

  • English
  • Course

IATA - Embry-Riddle Supply Chain Management Certificate - E-learning - English

This certificate program addresses topics such as basic cargo procedures, loading, sourcing, procurement, packaging, and distribution.

  • English
  • Course

Introduction to BSPlink - E-Learning - English

Explore Billing and Settlement Plan (BSP) reporting and remittance processes and BSPLink user functionality.

  • English
  • Course

Introduction to the BSP System and Language - E-Learning - English

Learn how the IATA Billing and Settlement Plan (BSP) works and how it benefits a travel agency.

  • English
  • Course

ISAGO Auditor CBT - Load Control (LOD) - E-learning - English

Learn how to implement best practices in auditing ground operations within the scope of ISAGO

  • English
  • Course

ISAGO Auditor CBT - Organization and Management (ORM) - E-learning - English

Learn how to implement best practices in auditing ground operations within the scope of ISAGO

  • English
  • Course

ISAGO Auditor CBT – Aircraft Ground Movement (AGM) - E-learning - English

Learn how to implement best practices in auditing ground operations within the scope of ISAGO

  • English
  • Course

ISAGO Auditor CBT – Aircraft Handling and Loading (HDL) - E-learning - English

Learn how to implement best practices in auditing ground operations within the scope of ISAGO

  • English
  • Course

ISAGO Auditor CBT – Cargo and Mail Handling (CGM) - E-learning - English

Learn how to implement best practices in auditing ground operations within the scope of ISAGO

  • English
  • Course

ISAGO Auditor CBT – Passenger and Baggage Handling (PAB) - E-learning - English

Learn how to implement best practices in auditing ground operations within the scope of ISAGO

  • English
  • Course

Overview of the Air Transportation System - E-Learning - English

An overview of the air transportation system, illustrating the interdependence among its components: airlines, airports, civil aviation authorities and air navigation services

  • English
  • Course

Project Management: Practice and Certification - E-Learning - English

Be eligible for the Project Management Professional (PMP)® or Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® exams.

  • English
  • Course

Travel Agency Fees: A Professional Approach - E-Learning - English

Learn best practices in implementing or setting of agency fees, the types of fees collected by travel agencies, and best to communicate them.

  • English
  • Course

Classroom courses

You may complete one (1) classroom course within the following IATA Diploma Programs, to be eligible for the LinkedIn Learning license:

Download the Outline

How to apply

  1. You must meet the requirements above.
  2. Contact us to request your eligibility by providing the course title(s) and course completion date(s). Please note that we require 5 business days to process this request.
  3. IATA will acknowledge your request and email you a promo code to access LinkedIn Learning.
  4. The license is valid from 31 January 2020 to 30 January 2021.

Blended learning

The IATA classroom courses will offer you a highly interactive class with subject matter experts sharing their experience, knowledge and the increasing importance of continuous education and training.

The LinkedIn self-study e-learning courses offer a quick and flexible training method that allows you to learn using short, interactive modules so that you can follow a lesson on your commute to or from work or whenever you have a few minutes to spare.

Who should attend

IATA Training in partnership with LinkedIn Learning is available to aviation professionals looking to improve their managerial and leadership skills. Whether you are working in a Human Resource Management role, or if you are a Subject Matter Expert in Customer Relations or Passenger Safety, the knowledge required in the future is continuing to shift focus to trained professionals with excellent people and managerial skills. 

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning is an online platform where you will have access to over 1,700 courses. IATA Training has carefully created a recommended curriculum for you to follow. However, you also have the opportunity to create your own curriculum or add additional courses based on what you believe are the key topics for your career path. 

You will have access to your LinkedIn learning courses as of 31 January, 2020, provided that you have completed 1 eligible course between 1 September 2019 and 31 January 2020. You can complete as many LinkedIn learning courses as you wish during this time frame.

You may still take advantage of the LinkedIn license during 2020 if you complete 1 course prior to the LinkedIn license expiration date. However, please note that the license is only valid from 31 January 2020 to 30 January 2021, hence if you qualify on 2 June 2020 you will only have access until 30 January 2021. We have a limited number of licenses and students will be granted access based on a first comes first basis.