The term Global Distribution System (GDS) relates to a system that distributes travel products to agents around the world. Travel agencies traditionally relied on GDS for services, products & rates in order to provision travel-related services to the end consumers.
Global Distribution Systems (GDS) Fares & Ticketing course helps you develop comprehensive fare construction skills through a simulation of Sabre, Galileo, or Amadeus.
Designed for travel industry personnel with basic GDS skills, this training will help you become an office expert. Developed around travel industry resolutions and designed for self-guided learning with interactive simulations, you will learn to price and ticket challenging itineraries for all fare types.
At the end of the Global Distribution Systems Fares and Ticketing Course , you will be able to:
Analyze GDS displays relevant to mileage system pricing
Identify and price different journey types
Read, interpret, and apply mileage and routing fare rules
Understand global indicators
Understand fare rules and air fare taxes
Be able to apply all minimum-fare rule checks
Know how and when to use side trips
Know how to add a manual fare to a GDS booking file
Be able to use the IATA/UFTAA Fare Formula to correctly price a journey
Know how to use a GDS to issue tickets for manually-priced reservations
Know how to read each field of an ATB ticket
Know how to use the Lowest Combination Factor
Be able to construct and read a linear fare construction
Global Distribution Systems Fares and Ticketing Course is ideal for:
Reservation and ticketing desk agents
Airline ticket agents
Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) and call center agents
Any travel and airline professional involved in issuing air tickets