• Effort

    50 learning hours

  • Modules

    1 module

  • Exam Dates

    Jan 2018
    Mar 2018
    Jun 2018
    Sep 2018
    Nov 2018

  • Fees

    ZAR1250 exam fee per module
    ZAR350 registration fee

  • Important

    Registration Dates and Tuition Fees (which are separate to the exam fees) are set by your Training Provider.

The short course in VA-1 Fares and Ticketing by Virgin Atlantic is an industry-standard travel training programme from Virgin Atlantic and the GTMC (Guild of Travel Management Companies). Launched in 2003, this qualification provides a great foundation by setting the standard in training for people who want to enhance their travel industry skills or join the travel industry.

Admission Requirements

  • The qualification has been designed to allow open access to all candidates.

Course Modules

VA-1

  • Define IATA geographical areas and Global Routing Indicators.
  • Calculate fares applying the fundamental principles of the mileage system.
  • Identify differing fare types and their characteristics.
  • Select the lowest applicable fare for point to point itineraries with reference to fare rules.
  • Interpret various airline codings.
  • Construct fares using NUCs and the IATA Rates of Exchange for a range of currencies.
  • Identify all automated tickets, from tickets to ATBs and OPTAT/TAT and interpret all relevant information.
  • Interpret all MPDs/MCOs.

Assessments & Exams

Exams

  • VA-1

What You Get

ITHSA Module Completion Certificate

CTH Programme Certificate

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