As the aviation industry is battling staggering losses, The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is offering a small ray of in the form free access to online training courses for up to 5,000 aviation workers to help the aviation industry cope better with the ongoing crisis.
Current employees or anyone who wishes to become a part of the aviation or related industries–can select one from six of IATA’s most popular e-learning courses to strengthen their industry knowledge and skills. These courses include:
- Aviation Competition Law
- Destination Geography
- Travel Agency Fees: A Professional Approach
- Accounting and Financial Management for Travel Agencies
- Geography in Travel Planning
- Distribution and Airline Retailing
These courses will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis and applications must be handed in by April 27. These free courses are part of IATA’s ongoing #WeAreAviation campaign. The campaign wants to support men and women in the aviation community during these challenging times as well as showcase the passion and people behind the business of freedom.
“Aviation will make it through the COVID-19 crisis. That’s because, as with past crises, the many great people of this industry will pull together to face the challenges head-on. In a salute to the women and men of this industry, IATA is making a small contribution to support the sector’s recovery with free training. These are tough times but we wanted to see the opportunity of the future, and what better way than through learning,” said Stéphanie Siouffi, IATA’s Director of Training.