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The following Career Tracks were developed by MTravelSchool.com as a response to the needs of people new to the industry. Each of these Career Tracks is designed to fulfill a specific need.

Career Tracks (Discounted):


Learning Apollo - $599

Designed for the agent in need of Apollo training only (new users or conversions from another GDS).

  • Air Reservations
  • Air Fares
  • Automated Air Reservations
  • Automated Air Fares and Tickets
  • Automated Car Rental and Hotel Accommodations
  • Fares and Tickets International
  • ARC Documents

Leisure Travel Agent - $849

Designed for (1) people without travel industry experience who are interested in learning the Leisure/Vacation business, or (2) experienced corporate agents who are interested in learning about the Leisure market.

  • Travel Sales and Trends
  • Air Reservations
  • Air Fares
  • Hotels and Lodging
  • Ground Transportation
  • Developing Specialty Vacation Packages
  • Selling Vacations and Tours
  • International Travel
  • Small Group Tour Leadership
  • The Cruise Market

Leisure Travel Agent With Hosting - $1129

Designed for (1) people without travel industry experience who are interested in learning the Leisure/Vacation business, or (2) experienced corporate agents who are interested in learning about the Leisure market.

  • Travel Sales and Trends
  • Air Reservations
  • Air Fares
  • Hotels and Lodging
  • Ground Transportation
  • Developing Specialty Vacation Packages
  • Selling Vacations and Tours
  • International Travel
  • Small Group Tour Leadership
  • The Cruise Market
  • MTravel.com Home Based Agent Program annual fee
    • Consumer Private Labeled Website with online booking technology
    • Agent Connex Support Site
    • Errors and Omissions Insurance
    • Ongoing Training
    • All Support
    • Client Connex database and email marketing program
    • Apollo - $180 terminal server license + 15/mo (optional)

Complete Travel Agent with Apollo - $1299

Designed for the person desiring an in-depth foundation of all major segments of the travel industry.

  • Travel Sales and Trends
  • Air Reservations
  • Air Fares
  • Automated Air Reservations
  • Automated Airfares and Tickets
  • Automated Car Rental and Hotel Accommodations
  • Hotels and Lodging
  • Ground Transportation
  • The Cruise Market
  • Developing Specialty Vacation Packages
  • Selling Vacations and Tours
  • International Travel
  • Small Group Tour Leadership
  • ARC Documents
  • Fares and Tickets International

Independent Home Based Agent Package with Apollo and Hosting - $1699

Designed for the person without travel industry experience who wants to start up her/his own Leisure/Corporate home based travel business using a host agency.

  • Travel Sales and Trends
  • Air Reservations
  • Air Fares
  • Automated Air Reservations
  • Automated Air Fares and Tickets
  • Automated Car Rental and Hotel Accommodations
  • Hotels and Lodging
  • Ground Transportation
  • The Cruise Market
  • Developing Specialty Vacation Packages
  • Selling Vacations and Tours
  • International Travel
  • Small Group Tour Leadership
  • ARC Documents
  • Fares and Tickets International
  • ASTA Travel Marketing Specialist
  • MTravel.com Home Based Agent Program annual fee
    • Consumer Private Labeled Website with online booking technology
    • Agent Connex Support Site
    • Errors and Omissions Insurance
    • Ongoing Training
    • All Support
    • Client Connex database and email marketing program
    • Apollo - $180 terminal server license + 15/mo (optional)

Corporate Independent Agent Package with Apollo - $1259

Designed for the person without travel industry experience who wants to start up her/his own Corporate home based travel business using a host agency.

  • Travel Sales and Trends
  • Air Reservations
  • Air Fares
  • Automated Air Reservations
  • Automated Air Fares and Tickets
  • Automated Car Rental and Hotel Accommodations
  • Hotels and Lodging
  • Ground Transportation
  • ARC Documents
  • Fares and Tickets International
  • ASTA Travel Marketing Specialist
  • MTravel.com Home Based Agent Program annual fee
    • Consumer Private Labeled Website with online booking technology
    • Agent Connex Support Site
    • Errors and Omissions Insurance
    • Ongoing Training
    • All Support
    • Client Connex database and email marketing program
    • Apollo - $180 terminal server license + 15/mo (optional)

Individual Course Descriptions and Pricing:

Taking Off In Travel $99

This course provides an overview of the basics of the travel industry and career opportunities available. Enjoy a fun, realistic presentation of: air travel, car rentals, hotel accommodations, rail travel, tours, and cruises. Group travel, incentive travel, meetings and conventions, in-bound tourism, international travel and niche travel are also discussed. There will be opportunities for learning activities as well as exercises and thought-provoking case studies to aid in applying the principles presented.

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ARC Documents $99

Prerequisite courses: Air Reservations and Air Fares Domestic
Here is your ticketing course. Your air traveler will need a ticket and boarding pass to board the aircraft at departure time. The airline tickets used for air travel in the United States are issued, controlled and processed through an Area Settlement Plan administered by the Airline Reporting Corporation (ARC). Here you will cover the ticketing types, forms, policies and procedures per the ARC as well as forms of payment, refunds and exchanges.

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Air Fares - Domestic $99

Prerequisite course: Air Reservations
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 clients’ 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.

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Air Reservations - Domestic $99

Gain the product knowledge and skills (with the exception of automated reservations) needed to research, plan and book air travel. You will learn the terminology, the policies and the procedures of airline travel and airline reservations. While the sale of air travel is no longer the major revenue producer for travel professionals, it is a vital part of the travel industry as the most used mode of transportation to business destinations and highly used mode to vacation/leisure destinations. Therefore, becoming an expert on the product, airline policies and procedures as well as reservations policies and procedures is essential to your success.

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Automated Air Fares and Tickets $99

Prerequisite course: Automated Air Reservations
You will learn to find the lowest applicable fare for your client as you utilize the Computer Reservation System (CRS) Apollo® to display fares between city pairs and the Apollo® pricing system to calculate the total fare, including fees and taxed for the simplest and most complex domestic air itineraries. You will be using RTS©, a hands on Computer Reservation System (CRS) simulation of Apollo® in conjunction with the online tutorial. Each lesson combines selections from a proven Apollo® text with helpful hints and instruction to most effectively use the realistic simulator, RTS© Apollo®. You will learn and practice the basic functions of Apollo® as used by travel professionals pricing air travel. Exercises and drills will improve your proficiency and speed. You will master the skills necessary to quote fares and price automated travel reservations.

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Automated Air Reservations $99

You will learn to book air reservations using RTS©, a hands on Computer Reservation System (CRS) simulation of Apollo® or Apollo© in conjunction with the online tutorial. Each lesson combines selections from a proven Apollo® or Apollo© text with helpful hints and instruction to most effectively use the realistic simulator, RTS© Apollo® or Apollo©. You will learn and practice the basic functions of Apollo® or Apollo© as used by travel professionals planning and booking air travel. Exercises and drills will improve your proficiency and speed. You will master the skills necessary to make, maintain, change, and cancel automated travel reservations.

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Automated Car Rental and Hotel Accommodations $99

Prerequisite course: Automated Air Reservations
You will learn to research, select and book car rentals and hotel rooms using RTS©, a hands on Computer Reservation System (CRS) simulation of Apollo® in conjunction with the online tutorial. Each lesson combines selections from a proven Apollo® text with helpful hints and instruction to most effectively use the realistic simulator, RTS© Apollo®. You will learn and practice the basic functions of Apollo® as used by travel professionals booking car and hotel arrangements. Exercises and drills will improve your proficiency and speed. You will master the skills necessary to make, maintain, change, and cancel automated car and hotel reservations.

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Developing Specialty Vacation Packages - Specialist Course $99

This timely course is designed to assist you, the travel professional, in preparing a sellable niche market vacation package. Think about the possibilities when you can provide your clients with a product that will help them live out their dreams and restore their mind, body and spirit. Not to mention how much fun designing a vacation package can be, especially when you have a passion for the destination. Being enthusiastic about your own product is a natural marketing and sales tool.

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Fares and Tickets International $99

Prerequisite courses: Air Reservations and Air Fares
International air travel has expanded exponentially in the past decade and promises to continue to grow. This course will provide you with the skills required to meet the needs of your international air travelers. These skills include an understanding of the two basic international faring systems, mileage and routing as well as currency procedures, including the use of the fictitious currency, Neutral Units of Construction. You will learn to interpret all the data found in the faring and pricing information in the CRSs and as printed on international tickets. This includes international fare basis codes, base fares, taxes, surcharges, currency codes and mileage principle coding as applicable.

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Ground Transportation $99

You will find car rental a relatively simple product to sell and book and commissions are reasonable. Some seventy percent of North Americans travel by car while vacationing. Learn the basics of the product, policies, procedures, codes, pricing and distribution. Rail travel recaptures the image of a different time and appeals to many leisure travelers. This study focuses on Amtrak, VIA Rail, BritRail and Eurail, the types of train accommodations, services and fare structure.

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Hotels and Lodging $99

Earn great commissions by booking your clients’ hotel accommodations. Learn the basics of the hotel product, rate structure, property and room classifications, codes, published and automated resources and non-automated reservations procedures. Identify your guests’ preferences, learn the variables that affect prices, select the right hotel for any given client.

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International Travel $99

International travel is becoming more and more commonplace as businesses become more global. No longer is it the seasoned travel professional that handles international travel bookings. Gain the knowledge needed to research, plan and prepare to travel internationally. You will learn the terminology, the policies and the procedures of international travel. This includes determining documentation needed, currency and exchange rates, time zones, health concerns, safety issues, and what to expect upon return. Opportunities for application of knowledge are provided throughout the course.

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Selling Vacation Packages and Tours $99
Earn great commissions by booking vacation packages and tours, one of the fastest growing segments of the travel industry. Learn the basics of the tour product, components of tours, tour destinations, types of vacation packages and tours, print and electronic resources and non-automated tour booking procedures. Understand the function of tour operators and wholesalers. Identify your clients' needs and preferences, and book the right vacation package for any given client.
 
Small Group Tour Leadership - Specialist Course $99

This timely course is designed to assist you, the travel professional, in becoming a small group tour leader. Determine if you have the skills, knowledge, abilities and traits you need to be an effective tour leader. Study tour leader roles and responsibilities. Learn conflict-resolution skills and prepare to manage a tour group. See how to polish your resume and market yourself to find a tour leader position within the industry and become a "Leader of the Pack."

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The Cruise Market $99
Earn great commissions by booking cruises, one of the fastest growing segments of the travel industry. Learn the basics of the cruise product, cruise classifications, destinations, types of cruises, print resources and non-automated reservations procedures. Identify your clients' needs and preferences, learn the variables that are available in cruising and select and book the right cruise for any given client.
 
Travel Sales and Trends $99

Enjoy expected as well as surprising sales techniques and new approaches as you explore and practice them. Included you will find telephone business manners, listening skills, and tools for targeting the traveler. Discover successful sales steps for telephone reservations agents as well as for the travel professional working with clients one on one. Trends in the industry include the use of the Web for a variety of travel resources as well as current information on possible careers in the industry. This is an excellent introduction to the program.

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ASTA Cuba Travel Specialist - Specialist Course $99

The potential Cuba has to offer travel sellers, if current restrictions are ever lifted, is staggering, but only for those agents who are prepared. The best way to become prepared is to take ASTA's Cuba Travel Specialist Course. As a Cuba Travel Specialist, you can be ready to potentially capitalize on this exciting destination. This is the most extensive course on the market, covering the exotic country in depth, along with its current tourism infrastructure. With this amazing course you'll get:

• A comprehensive test - demonstrate that you are serious about marketing your elite services as a Cuba specialist.

• The destination knowledge you need to take advantage of Cuba's massive tourism potential if the day comes when you can freely promote and sell it to American travelers.

If travel restrictions are lifted for Americans, the demand for Cuba will skyrocket! This high demand will make the services of Cuba travel specialists highly profitable. By learning about Cuba now, you can gain a decisive edge by being more prepared than your competitors.

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ASTA Family Travel Specialist - Specialist Course $99

The ASTA travel specialist program is designed to help you, the professional, develop specialist skills. This course progresses from general concepts toward specific strategies and skills. Begin by exploring the characteristics and benefits of family travel, then focus on marketing by developing and segmenting the family travel market, and finally discover some essential skills and strategies for selling family travel.

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ASTA Jordan Travel Specialist - Specialist Course $99

Jordan has been a popular travel destination for 10,000 years due to its biblical landmarks, lost cities carved into stone cliffs, dramatic Lawrence of Arabia setting and the salt-enriched powers of the Dead Sea. There are many ways to sell Jordan profitably and consistently to your clients—the key is having a firm understanding of each. Will your clients visit Jordan for the historical sights? Religious experience? Spa treatments? Cultural heritage tours? The only thing for certain is they will want to travel Jordan, and you will need to know everything you can to sell it efficiently, so take advantage of this comprehensive course and watch your profits soar.

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ASTA Mature Adult Travel Specialist - Specialist Course $99

The ASTA travel specialist program is designed to help you, the professional, develop specialist skills. This course explores the growing market of mature travelers. You will discover the various niches within the market, special interest travel and group possibilities. Learn to manage health and safety considerations, and offer the client added value that includes a variety of follow up strategies to build repeat business.

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ASTA Niche Travel Specialist - Specialist Course $99

The ASTA travel specialist program is designed to help you, the professional, develop specialist skills. This course explores the exciting niche market in the travel and tourism industry. You will discover a number of tangible ways to make this business work for you again, to make you more profitable and allow you to enjoy your career!

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ASTA North American Rail Travel Specialist - Specialist Course $99

The purpose of this specialist course is to help you, the professional travel agent, develop a sales specialty in North American Rail Travel. Specializing in rail travel involves a complex array of motivation, skills, knowledge, persistence and creativity. While a single course is not likely to provide you with everything you need to earn your place among rail travel experts, this course will lay the foundation for a successful rail travel specialty by answering three basic questions: Why should you specialize in North American rail travel? What should you know about passenger rail products in North America? How do you sell rail travel in North America?

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ASTA Travel Marketing Specialist - Specialist Course $99

The ASTA travel specialist program is designed to help you, the professional, develop specialist skills. This course progresses through basic marketing steps toward specific strategies and skills. Begin by exploring the basics of marketing, then focus on the fundamentals of niche marketing and sales. Finally, lay the foundation for becoming a successful niche marketer with a marketing plan, the basis for a successful business.

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