Operational Features at the Airport: Organising a Government Delegation

Price: £149
Duration: 20-40 hours


Air transport services are, nowadays, the most common services in the development of a governmental and institutional trip due, above all, to the security, speed, flexibility and comfort that these services imply. Therefore, the arrival, transit and departure of a Delegation in airport areas - public, military or private - are key elements that heads of such travels have to manage.

Course format

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

This course requires approximately 20 to 40 hours of study to be completed in 3 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

This course will allow the student to identify the most common requirements during the transit of a Delegation through the airport facilities. In addition, through this course the student will learn about the necessary operational management in an airport, the needs in terms of authorisation, the fundamental aspects for the transit and handling of luggage and weapons, as well as the use of authority rooms, among others.

Key topics

Governmental and Institutional Travel and Tourism / GITT / Protocol / Governmental and Institutional Delegation / Airport / Travel Unit / Travel agency / Accommodation /gastronomy / Air transport / Security.

Who should attend?

This course is recommended for:

  • Travel Unit workers

  • Students

  • Professionals who want to broaden their knowledge

  • Professionals from Accommodation Suppliers

  • Professionals from Chauffeured Services Suppliers

  • Professionals from travel agencies

  • Professionals from airports

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: 10

Time Allowance: 30 minutes

Passing Grade: 70 % correct answers

Number of exam attempts: 2