Syllabus and Course Outline
NUMBER OF HOURS:
Available in a Canadian version and a United States version
15 - 30 Hours
Learn the air fare terms, codes, fare construction principles and fare application rules necessary to find, interpret and apply the lowest applicable fare to your client's air itinerary. Practice the interpretation of the multiple air transportation taxes and fees applicable to air travel. Air fares are historically difficult to interpret and apply. This course presents the basics in a simple format with many applications to allow you to become proficient.
You will be able to utilize displays in Computer Reservations Systems to:
- Define domestic fare terms
- Interpret fare basis codes
- Interpret and apply domestic fare and rule displays
- Interpret and explain domestic PNR linear fare calculation lines
- Interpret tax and fee calculations
Successful completion of all reviews, challenges and exams.
Each Lesson includes an online review (Stop, Review and Apply) as well as at least one Challenge that requires independent research and application.
COURSE ACTIVITIES AND ASSIGNMENTS:
Lesson 1 - Introduction to Fare Terms (10 pages)
Lesson 2 - Discount Fares and Fare Basis Codes (5 pages)
Lesson 3 - Reading and Interpreting Fare Displays (5 pages)
Lesson 4 - Constructing Fares (5 pages)
Lesson 5 - Interpreting Taxes (10 pages)
Lesson 6 - Domestic Fares Review (7 pages)
The maximum time to complete this course will be sent to you by your instructor. This includes 5 reviews and 1 exam. Each review is time consuming.