Governmental Travel: Analysis of Protocol and sector-specific aspects

Price: £299
Duration: 60-100 hours


The figure of the protocol personnel in a Government and Institutional travel plays a very important role as a crucial element for the achievement of the missions' objectives.

In relation to the relevance of the protocol aspects in the Governmental and Institutional Travel and Tourism (GITT) sector, the course aims to enable students to acquire the knowledge that will allow them to develop the appropriate strategies to cover the needs of the Delegation.

Course format

This expert course is available in e-learning format from the virtual campus of the GITT Institute.

This course requires approximately 60 to 100 hours of study to be completed in 6 months from the purchase date (enrolment validity). After the enrolment validity expires, the users will not have access to the course content and will not be able to take the exam.

Student performance will be based on an examination. Please refer to the Exam Information below for more details.

What you will learn

Know the principles that help to satisfy the demands of this sector and its impact on the usual operations in services suppliers. Knowledge of these specific procedures will help services suppliers, as well as the organisers of these trips, with the aim of improving communication and coordination between them.

In addition, during the program, the fundamentals that the United Nations Organisation has defined in relation to Sustainable Tourism Development will be taken into account, evaluating their application to the different areas of action involved in the government travel sector.

Key topics

Governmental and Institutional Travel and Tourism / GITT / Delegation / Travel Agencies / Foreign Affairs / Press / Security / Protocol / Transport.

Who should attend?

This course is recommended for:

  • Students

  • Professionals who want to broaden their knowledge

  • Accommodation Services Suppliers

  • Professionals from Travel Units

  • Travel Agencies

  • Professionals from Chauffeured Services Suppliers

  • Professionals from accommodation services suppliers

  • Professionals from city halls

Certificate awarded

A UNITAR-CIFAL Certificate is awarded to participants successfully passing the final exam.

Exam information

Exam Method: Online exam

Exam Format: Multiple Choice questions, Single choice questions, True/False question

Number of questions: 15

Time Allowance: 45 minutes

Passing Grade: 70% correct answers

Number of exam attempts: 3