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Ready to Book Package Holiday Booking System

Increase your customer service and selling skills – with this interactive system.

“Ready to Book” is a simulated system that resembles the Viewdata booking system. Viewdata remains the travel trade’s favourite system to book traditional package holidays and charter flights.

Students who use “Ready to Book” will feel like they are working on a live system as it enables students to book package holidays for a range of clients i.e. singles, groups and families to popular holiday destinations in a free format manner (there are no restrictions with this system, it operates like a live system).

It works in conjunction with a selection of Tour Operators brochures to allow the student experience what it is really like to work as a Travel Agent and to further increase their knowledge of Tour Operators products. Their knowledge of popular holiday destinations i.e. Majorca, Lanzarote, Gran Canaria, Algarve, Costa del Sol etc., will greatly increase as will their knowledge of the properties that different Tour Operators include in their package holidays.

Simulated Role Play

Practice booking a selection of holidays for your family and friends, letting them choose their destination. Yes……………….this system is like a live system ensuring that your role plays mirror the duties of a Travel Agent.

Distance Learning Students:

€300.00 includes use of the system for 6 months and Industry supported Certificate


Low cost Site Licences for colleges

This industry supported qualification is available to colleges/training centres who offer the following qualifications:

  • Travel and Tourism
  • Customer Service
  • Sales

“Ready to Book” is designed to develop the student’s customer service and selling skills, which in turn will improve their employments opportunties.

If your college is keen to offer training that is practical and totally job focussed contact us for more information on low cost site licences.

Amadeus Global Distribution System (GDS) CRS

Fancy working in a Travel Agency or an Airline Reservation Department?

Enrol on this Amadeus Global Distribution System training programme and you could be working in the Travel Industry sooner than you think!

This Industry endorsed qualification will help you upgrade your CV and increase your chances of gaining employment.

Once you feel confident using this Global Distribution System you will be very confident using a live GDS.

The system includes a a Lesson Mode and an Emulator Mode:

Lesson Mode (student friendly)

This Lesson Mode will teach you everything you will need to know on building Booking Files for your customers.

Emulator (intended for Role Playing)

The GDS Emulator is a subsystem that simulates a real GDS. It is programmed to accept GDS queries and generate GDS screen displays. As you work through the lessons, exercises, quizzes and drills, every GDS query that you submit is handled by an emulator in order to generate a realistic screen display. Every screen display appears exactly as it would on a real GDS.

With the click of a button, you can:

  • Interact with the Emulator directly.
  • Freely submit GDS queries and retrieve information
  • Check flight schedules, retrieve fares, book flights, book cars and also book hotels.
  • Look up city, airport, airline and country codes.
  • Build complete reservations and print simulated airline tickets.

Online Training:

50 hours

Subjects Covered:

AIS, access type indicators, additional hotel entries, addresses, basic flight availability, booking a car at a passenger’s destination, booking a hotel at a passenger’s destination, building a complete PNR and ending transaction, cancelling seating elements, car terms, changing and deleting PNR data, changing segment status, displaying the sub-fields of a PNR, encoding and decoding cities, airports and airlines, entering fare elements, fare displays, fare notes, flight sell, follow-up availability entries, frequent-flyer element, general remarks, HELP system, hotel segment modification, introduction to classes of service and basic restrictions, introduction to the PNR, itinerary pricing, miscellaneous Amadeus functions, name element, OSI elements, PNR management, PNR queues, practice building complete PNR’s, rebooking itinerary segments, received-from element, retrieving a PNR from a similar name list, retrieving a PNR from the Amadeus database, return availability, SSR elements, seat maps, seat requests and wishes, signing in and out, specific seat request and seat wish, telephone element, ticketing, ticketing element, timetables, waitlist assurance, working through a PNR queue.

Structure:

24 lessons & 4 quizzes

Average Completion Time:

50 hours

Price:

€395.00

Includes software, examination fees and Industry endorsed Certificate will be issued to all successful graduates. This qualification is recognised globally.

This course can be studied from anywhere in the world and will allow you turn your home computer into a simulated airline booking system. It gives you the opportunity to gain invaluable practical experience in booking flights, car rental and hotel accommodation.

Combo GDS

Combo GDS Includes Galileo and Amadeus (special promotion price- €495.00 for both courses, saving you €295.00).





Galileo Global Distribution System (GDS) CRS

Fancy working in a Travel Agency or an Airline Reservation Department?

Enrol on Galileo Global Distribution System training programme, and you could be working in the Travel Industry sooner than you think!

This Industry endorsed qualification will help you upgrade your CV and increase your chances of gaining employment.

Once you feel confident using this Global Distribution System you will be very confident using a live GDS.

The system includes a a Lesson Mode and an Emulator Mode:

Lesson Mode (student friendly)

This Lesson Mode will teach you everything you will need to know on building Booking Files for your customers.

Emulator (intended for Role Playing)

The GDS Emulator is a subsystem that simulates a real GDS. It is programmed to accept GDS queries and generate GDS screen displays. As you work through the lessons, exercises, quizzes and drills, every GDS query that you submit is handled by an emulator in order to generate a realistic screen display. Every screen display appears exactly as it would on a real GDS.

With the click of a button, you can:

  • Interact with the Emulator directly.
  • Freely submit GDS queries and retrieve information
  • Check flight schedules, retrieve fares, book flights, book cars and also book hotels.
  • Look up city, airport, airline and country codes.
  • Build complete reservations and print simulated airline tickets.

Online Training:

60 Hours

Subjects Covered:

Galileo HELP, Best Buy, PNR data change and delete, PNR mandatory fields, PNR optional fields, building a complete PNR, car booking (CarMaster), changing segment status, classes of service, encode/decode cities, airports and airlines, fare quote, fares, flight availability, flight service information, hotel booking (RoomMaster), introduction to reducing/dividing PNRs, itinerary pricing, queues, rules, seat assignments, seat maps, sign-off, sign-on, storing a fare, tariff displays, ticketing.

Structure:

21 lessons, 4 quizzes and a Galileo Training Manual.

Average Completion Time:

60 hours.

Price:

€395.00

Includes software, training manual, examination fees and Industry endorsed Certificate (issued to all successful graduates). This qualification is recognised globally.

This course can be studied from anywhere in the world and will allow you turn your home computer into a simulated airline booking system. It gives you the opportunity to gain invaluable practical experience in booking flights, car rental and hotel accommodation.

Combo GDS

Combo GDS Includes Galileo and Amadeus (special promotion price- €495.00 for both courses, saving you €295.00).

Online Dangerous Goods Categories 7-17

IAA Approved Online Dangerous Goods Training

This engaging media rich online course is designed to provide airline/airport staff with an awareness of Dangerous Goods which is mandatory in order to work as a Pilot, in Cabin Crew or at an airport in Passenger Services, Baggage Handling or Airport Security Screening. This course is based on the ICAO Technical Instructions & Air Ops Regulation EC956/2012 as amended and is approved by the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA).

Interactive Cost Effective Online Training

Staff will have access to engaging course content, videos, interactive activities and quizzes that are designed to accelerate the learning.

Management Tracking and Reporting

Management can track the progression of their staff.  Retrieve reports in seconds when required by clients and regulatory bodies. Monitor training through a simple traffic light system. Track and store Certificates.

Certification

Upon successful completion of the course, staff will receive a Dangerous Goods Certificate that is approved by the IAA and is valid at all Irish Airports in the Republic of Ireland for two years.

Delivery Mode:

Elegant Interactive Media Rich Online Interface,which includes lots of interactive activity throughout.

Duration:

6 hours Approx.

Fees:

Available on request. (We offer excellent discounts for group enrollments)

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course candidates will be able to:

  • Explain the general philosophy of Dangerous Goods.
  • Identify the nine (9) Classes of Dangerous Goods.
  • Use the Dangerous Goods Regulations Table 2.3.A with confidence (Limitations).
  • Identify Hazard Labels according to their Class.
  • Outline the Packing Requirements of Dangerous Goods.
  • Explain the Dangerous Goods Provisions for Passengers and Crew.
  • Explain the responsibility of the airline on notifying passengers on the restrictions on Dangerous Goods.
  • Explain the regulations regarding the carriage on Dangerous Goods items that may be carried on board.
  • Outline the procedures used in the event of Dangerous Goods spillage or leakage.
  • Outline the strict regulations regarding the reporting of accidents and incidents involving Dangerous Goods.

Passport to Holiday Reps

Fancy working as a Holiday Rep?

Enrol on this Online Media Rich, Interactive Holiday Rep course and let us help you get one step closer to your dream job! Includes interactive quizzes and engaging exercises and tasks.

Work in some of the world’s stunning locations, where sunny skies and blue seas are the norm while you work as an Overseas Holiday Rep.

Objective:

This course is designed to bring you to a level of knowledge that will help you apply for a Holiday Rep position with confidence.

After successful completion of this programme students will be eligible to apply for Holiday Rep, Children’s Rep, Transfer Rep, Overseas Entertainer, Ski Rep, Sun Rep, Camp Courier etc.

Course Content

Unit One – General

  • Tour Operators
  • Basic Qualifications
  • Categories of Holiday Reps
  • Travel Industry Communication
  • Accommodation
  • Insurance Policies
  • Holiday Brochure Content
  • Booking Forms/Conditions
  • Tour Operators Law and Regulations
  • Three Letter Codes
  • Interactive Exercises & Quizzes

Unit Two – Daily Duties

  • Duties and Responsibilities of a Holiday Rep
  • Components of a Package Holiday
  • Welcome Meetings
  • Presentation Skills
  • Resort Knowledge and Location
  • A day in the life of a Sun and Ski Rep
  • Flight Manifest/Rooming Lists/ Ski Manifest
  • Effective Customer Care
  • Selling with Confidence
  • Health & Safety Issues
  • Information Book & Board
  • Liquidating the Tour Operator’s Monies
  • Administration
  • Interactive Exercises & Quizzes

Unit Three – Travel Geography

  • Airport/City Codes for popular holiday resorts
  • Location Geography
  • Interactive Exercises & Quizzes

Unit Four – Interview Preparation

  • Career Planning
  • Curriculum Vitae Preparation
  • Application Forms
  • Communication Skills
  • Group Interview
  • Individual Interview
  • Foreign Currency Conversion Exercises
  • Numerical/Verbal Reasoning Tests
  • Team Building Activities
  • Presenting with Confidence
  • Interactive Exercises & Quizzes


Ready To Check-In – Computerised Check-In, Gate Handling & Airport Passenger Services

Airlines and Handling Agents are hiring now for Airport Passenger Service Agents to check-in and boarding passengers for their flights?

Enrol on “Ready to Check-In”, and you could be working in the Travel Industry sooner than you think!

This system allows you turn you home computer into a check-in & gate handling system, where you will experience what it is really like to work as a Passenger Service Agent.

“Ready to Check-In” is based on the common functions of live check-in systems used by Airlines throughout the world. Upgrade your C.V. with this Industry supported qualification and increase your employment opportunities.

Simulated Role Play

Practice checking-in and boarding your family and friends to a variety of destinations. Yes……………..this system resembles a live check-in and boarding system, ensuring that your role plays are realistic. You will learn how to handle a variety of customers i.e. deaf, blind , wheelchair bound etc.

The skills and knowledge you develop from this programme will prepare you to work as a Passenger Service Agent anywhere in the world.

  • We offer Industry Supported Qualifications
  • Students from Australia, Canary Islands, Cyprus, India, Ireland, Thailand, Middle East, New Zealand, Nigeria, Poland & U.K. have enrolled on this course.
  • Click on the video below and see our students in training at our Academy.

Low Cost Site Licence for Colleges

This industry supported qualification is available to colleges/training centres throughout the world and will enable you to offer training that is realistic as it mirrors live check-in and boarding.

“Ready to check-In” will improve the quality of your training sessions as it provides students with practical experience in airport check-in and boarding. This system covers the common functions of check-in systems being used by airlines and handling agents worldwide.

Imagine having a system where your students names are on the Passenger Name List; therefore enabling them to check-in each other on the flight using their own passports.

Contact us for a live demonstration of the system and let us show you how the system will transform your practical training sessions with your students.

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