Updated on Sep 14, 2021 07:17 IST

Fares and Ticketing is a niche specialisation of the Hospitality and Travel field. Most colleges offer short-term Fares & Ticketing Courses. Candidates can pursue diploma and certificate courses in Fares & Ticketing.

The duration of popular Fares and Ticketing courses usually ranges between 4 months to 6 months. Most of the Fares and Ticketing courses are job oriented and candidates can immediately pursue a job in related fields on completing a course. Fares and Ticketing courses are also a gateway through which candidates can join the Aviation industry.

Some popular Fares and Ticketing courses that candidates can pursue include – Selling and Managing Airline Reservation and Travel, Diploma in International Travel Reservations, Advanced Diploma in Air Travel Management & CRS, Diploma in Tourism and Ticketing, Certification in Airport Services, Air Ticketing & Travel Management, Diploma in Airline Ticketing, Certificate in Air Fare and Ticketing, Certificate in Galileo CRS, Air Fares Ticketing and Global Distribution Systems Fares & Ticketing (Galileo), Diploma in Travel, Tourism and Ticketing, Diploma in Tourism Management and Air Ticketing, and the likes.

Required Skillset for Fares & Ticketing Courses

Candidates who want to pursue Fares and Ticketing courses need to be well aware of various tourist destinations and also have adequate knowledge of different softwares. Some key skills that candidates should possess to be successful in Fares and Ticketing courses are listed below:

Responsible

Dedication

Good oral communication skills

Good written communication skills

Discipline

Team spirit

Commitment

Confidence

Customer oriented approach

Ability to multi-task

Having an outgoing and pleasant personality

Willingness to work long and odd hours

Polite demeanor

Creativity

Ability to adjust in a crowd/ different circumstances

Good Listener

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Fares & Ticketing Courses Eligibility Criteria

Aspirants meet the eligibility criteria to pursue Fares and Ticketing courses offered at the UG level if they have completed their 10+2 from a recognised board with passing marks. On the other hand, to pursue PG level Fares and Ticketing courses candidates need to be graduates.  

Course Curriculum for Fares & Ticketing Courses 

The curriculum of Fares and Ticketing courses may vary from college to college. Some of the common topics that are taught in Diploma and Certificate Fares and Ticketing courses are listed below: 

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Diploma & Certificate Fares & Ticketing Courses

Course

Syllabus

Diploma in International Travel Reservations

  • VA Fare & Ticketing QCF
  • Certificate in VA Earth
  • Certificate in the Sabre System

Advanced Diploma in Air Travel Management & CRS

  • IATA - UFATA - ICAO
  • Airlines &Travel Agency
  • Travel and Tourism Industry
  • Geography in Travel Planning
  • Air Travel Formalities & Products
  • Technology in the Air Travel Industry
  • Computer Reservation System
  • Air Fares and Ticketing

Diploma in Travel Tourism and Airport Handling

  • Tourism
  • Ticketing
  • Airport Handling
  • French Language
  • Hospitality
  • Personality Development
  • Communication
  • Computer Reservation System (Galileo)

Certificate in Air Ticketing & Travel Management

Diploma in Airline Ticketing

  • Ticketing Policies and Procedures
  • Fare Construction Rules and Police
  • Passports & VISA
  • Elementary & Location Geography
  • Airlines & Airport Codes
  • Time Zones
  • Air Ticketing & Reservations
  • Tourist Accommodation
  • All Travel Requirement and Ticketing Formalities
  • Travel Sales
  • Customer Service
  • Refund and Cancellation Policy

Diploma in Airport Ground Handling Training

  • Grooming & Personality Development
  • Communication skills
  • Guest Relation and PR Techniques
  • Aviation History & Ground Handling
  • Activities performed at Airport
  • Airport facilities & Services
  • Airport Announcement
  • Ramp Management
  • Safety Awareness

Certificate in Air Fare and Ticketing

  • Grooming & Personality Development
  • Communication skills
  • Airfare & Ticketing
  • Airline Geography
  • Time Differences

Air Fares Ticketing and Global Distribution Systems Fares & Ticketing (Galileo)

  • Travel Agency Operations
  • IATA Areas
  • World Geography and City Codes
  • Itinerary Planning
  • World Time Zones & Elapsed Travel Time
  • Airlines Languages and Travel Terminology
  • Anatomy of Journey and Mileage System
  • Documentation and Ticketing
  • Transportation and Accommodation
  • Personality Grooming and GDS ( Galileo)

Diploma in Travel, Tourism and Ticketing

  • Ticketing Studies
  • Domestic Ticketing
  • International Ticketing
  • Travel Agency Operation
  • Destinations In India & The World
  • Regional Transport & Accommodation System
  • World Transport & Accommodation
  • Computer Applications
  • Tour Operations
  • Tourism Organisation
  • Business Correspondence & Computer Applications
  • Emporiatrics
  • Sustainable Tourism
  • Business French
  • Tourism Marketing
  • Sales Promotion
  • Marketing Management
  • Research & Analysis

Certificate in Fares & Ticketing

  • IATA geographical areas & Global Routing Indicator
  • Interpret various airline codings
  • Differing fare types & their characteristics
  • Lowest applicable fare with ref. to fare rules
  • Application of principle of the mileage system
  • Application of NUCs and the IATA Rates of Exchange
  • Identify all automated tickets, ATBs and OPTAT/ TAT
  • Interpret all MPDs/ MCOs

Fares & Ticketing Courses Job Profiles

After completing Fares and Ticketing courses candidates can work at schools, colleges, amusement parks, airports, railway stations, museums, hotels, restaurants, travel agencies etc. Some popular job profiles under which candidates can work after completing Fares and Ticketing courses are listed below:

Job Profile

Description

Tour Operator

In such a job profile one is allocated the task of planning as well as organising holidays with tourist groups from all over the country/ world. Tour Operators need to provide excellent service to clients with respect to booking the tour, arranging tour guides, etc.

Travel Agent

In such a job profile one is expected to coordinate and book transport and other travel requirements for clients. Travel Agents provide their services to clients who can be an individuals or even a group.

Airline Ticketing Staff/ Ground Staff

In such a job profile one performs tasks such as greeting customers, helping with check-in baggage and also assigns seats to travelers.

Apart from the above mentioned job profiles candidates can also view other job profiles that are pursued by candidates in the field of Travel and Tourism Management

Popular Fares & Ticketing Courses Colleges in India

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Popular Private Fares & Ticketing Courses Colleges in India

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Popular Fares & Ticketing Courses UG Courses in India

Following are the most popular Fares & Ticketing Courses UG Courses . You can explore the top Colleges offering these UG Courses by clicking the links below.

UG Courses

Popular Fares & Ticketing Courses PG Courses in India

Following are the most popular Fares & Ticketing Courses PG Courses . You can explore the top Colleges offering these PG Courses by clicking the links below.

PG Courses

Popular Fares & Ticketing Courses Specializations in India

Following are the most popular Fares & Ticketing Courses Specializations . You can explore the top Colleges offering these Specializations by clicking the links below.

Popular Specializations

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