About the Course

“It is only when you are flying above it that you realize how incredible the Earth really is.”

Philippe Perrin

Air transport is key to global economic development connecting cities – enabling the flow of goods, people, capital, technology and ideas. Worldwide, airlines carry more than 3 billion passengers a year and deliver about one-third of traded goods by value. Both domestic and international airlines require trained professional for different kinds of jobs including ground staff, flight attendants, marketing, back offices, fare desks, ticketing counters and at many more departments.

Air Fares and Ticketing is a specialised area in the Airline Industry. Fares and ticketing knowledge helps you to serve your customers with best fare quotes and accurate information. Advanced flight search and pricing skills will enable you to gain a competitive edge in your career.

Every day, 128,000 flights take off, connecting over 14,000 city pairs and carrying 12.5 million passengers and $18 billion of world trade. Indeed there are many opportunities and Air Ticketing and GDS course offers you stable career opportunity.

Find Success with your interest in Air Travel!

> Eligibility: 10+2
> Duration: 6 Months
> Enrollment Validity: 8 Months

What You Will Learn

> Airline Industry components and players
> In-depth knowledge of Airlines in India and the World
> Airline Operations and Services
> Promote and successfully sell Air Travel
> Air Ticket booking on Websites, Portals, and Softwares
> B2B, B2C Air Ticketing
> Amadeus GDS
> Galileo GDS
> Corporate Air Ticketing

> International Travel Geography and IATA Codes
> International Fares and Rules
> Add-Ons, Ancillary Services
> Baggage Rules
> Ticket Changes, Reissue
> Cancellation, Refunds
> Advise and provide service to guests looking forward to Air Travel in India and abroad

Course Content

Air Ticketing and GDS Course

Module 01 Airline Operations & Services
Module 02 Travel Geography, IATA Codes
Module 03 Travel Formalities (Passport, Visa)
Module 04 Fares & Ticketing, EMD, BSP
Module 05 Online Websites and Portals
Module 06 GDS 1 Amadeus
Module 07 GDS 2 Galileo


Personality Development, Soft Skills

> Grooming
> Corporate Etiquettes
> Communication Skills
> Customer Care
> Sales Techniques
> Resume Making
> Mock Interviews


Core Skills & Activities

> Airline Operations
> Airline Services
> Flight Booking and Ticketing
> OTA’s, Airline Portals
> GDS Booking Ticketing (Amadeus, Galileo)
> Revalidation, Re-booking, and Refunds
> Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Emails
> Google Workspace Gsuite
> Presentations and Reports
> Role Plays and Group Discussions
> Practice Quizzes and Coursework


Co-Curricular Field Activities

> Treks around Pune
> One Day Trips, Excursions around Pune
> International Study Tours outside India
> Domestic Study Tours in India
> Events, Exhibitions, Trade Fairs
> Industry Visits to Airport, Hotels, JNPT, ICD, etc (subject to permissions)


Exam Information

> Internal Assessment: 100 Points
> External Assessment: 100 Points
> Online MCQ Examination: 100 Points
> Co-Curricular Field Activities: 100 Points

Grades based on CGPA

O (Outstanding): 10; A+ (Excellent): 9 and above; A (Very Good): 8 and above; B+ (Good): 7and above; B (Above Average): 6 and above; C (Average): 5 and above; D (Pass): 4 and above; F (Fail): 0 Ab (Absent): 0

Note: The External Assessment will be done by Industry Experts

Certificate Awarded

By successfully completing the course and examination you will receive an industry-recognized certificate in “Advanced Air Ticketing and GDS Course”

> Airline Executive
> Air Ticketing
> Airline Fare Desk
> Airline Back Office
> Airline Revenue Proration
> Airline Fare Filing
> Airline Customer Service
> Airline GDS Desk
> Airline Cancellation Refunds
> Corporate Travel Companies
> Business Houses
> Sales and Marketing
> Work with major Airlines and MNC Companies in India and Abroad