Sabre - Expert

Sabre - Expert

Course Code OTT1286
Qualification Certificate
Payment Options Upfront & Payment Plans
Delivery Online & Correspondence
Duration 6 months & 70 Hours of access

Sabre - Expert

This package provides you with comprehensive training in the Sabre GDS system. 

It is suitable for beginners as well as those with some prior knowledge of a GDS and will provide you with an expert level of knowledge in Sabre GDS.

This expert course covers the follow subject is great detail:

  • Airline Reservations 
  • Automatic Fares & Ticketing 
  • Car Hire 
  • Hotel Reservations
  • Amtrak Reservations
  • Tour Reservations

Subjects covered:

Airline Reservations

Lesson 1 - Course intro, system access, encoding/decoding

Lesson 2 - Retrieving and Ignoring PNRs, Similar Name Lists

Lesson 3 - Displaying PNR fields

Lesson 4 - Displaying basic city pair availability

Lesson 5 - Return city pair availability

Lesson 6 - Flight detail displays, decoding mixed booking codes, airline alliances, air extras

Lesson 7 - Selling from availability

Lesson 8 - Passenger names, passenger telephone numbers

Lesson 9 - Ticketing arrangement, received-from

Lesson 10 - Building complete PNRs, End transaction

Lesson 11 - Canceling segments, changing/deleting basic passenger data

Lesson 12 - Entering remarks, form of payment and psgr address

Lesson 13 - Frequent flyer, agency addresses, passenger e-mail addresses

Lesson 14 - AFAX and GFAX, OSI and SSR

Lesson 15 - Changing and deleting non-essential PNR fields

Lesson 16 - Advanced city pair availability

Lesson 17 - Availability sales tags

Lesson 18 - Direct sell, open segs, waitlisted segs, book-conf segs, ARNK

Lesson 19 - Cancel and rebook segments

Lesson 20 - Inserting segments

Lesson 21 - Reducing a party

Lesson 22 - Dividing a party

Lesson 23 - STARS

Lesson 24 - Seat reservations, booking seats by area

Lesson 25 - Seat maps

Lesson 26 - Seat assignment from a seat map, change and cancel

Lesson 27 - The queue system I

Lesson 28 - The queue system II

Lesson 29 - Calculator functions, calendar functions, time functions, currency, minimum connecting times

Lesson 30 - DRS

Lesson 31 - Format Finder

Lesson 32 - Total Access, Direct Access Function

Lesson 33 - Multi Access function of Total Access

+ 8 exercises + 10 quizzes + 1 final exam

Automated Fares and Ticketing

Lesson 1 - Fare displays

Lesson 2 - Fare rules

Lesson 3 - Itinerary pricing using WP

Lesson 4 - Itinerary pricing - Bargain Finder

Lesson 5 - Itinerary pricing - secondary action codes

Lesson 6 - Itinerary pricing - stored fares

Lesson 7 - Ticketing

Lesson 8 - Issuing tickets from queue

Lesson 9 - Invoice and itinerary functions

+ 3 exercises + 3 quizzes + 1 final exam

Car Reservations

Lesson 1 - Cars Plus System, Encoding/Decoding, Vehicle Codes, Car Associates List

Lesson 2 - Shopper's car quote

Lesson 3 - Shopper's car quote from segment, booking from quote

Lesson 4 - Single Company Display, Booking from Single Company Display

Lesson 5 - Car quotes with modifiers

Lesson 6 - Car quote redisplay

Lesson 7 - Car sell from segment, with modifiers, segment modify

Lesson 8 - Car Location Lists, extra hour and day displays

Lesson 9 - Rules displays, policy displays

+ 3 exercises + 3 quizzes + 1 final exam

Hotel Reservations

Lesson 1 - Intro to SHAARP hotel system, encoding and decoding, hotel index displays

Lesson 2 - Hotel description displays

Lesson 3 - Hotel rate description

Lesson 4 - Booking a hotel room

Lesson 5 - Hotel index displays with no dates

Lesson 6 - Hotel index displays by reference point

Lesson 7 - Hotel index displays with search qualifiers

Lesson 8 - Hotel index redisplay and update

Lesson 9 - Advanced Hotel Description

Lesson 10 - Optional fields in the sell entry

Lesson 11 - More optional fields in the sell entry

Lesson 12 - Hotel Segment modification

+ 2 exercises + 3 quizzes + 1 final exam

AMTRAK Reservations

Lesson 1 - Booking Amtrak reservations

Lesson 2 - Pricing and ticketing Amtrak reservations

Lesson 3 - Miscellaneous Amtrak entries

+ 1 quiz + 1 final exam

Directours and TourGuides

Lesson 1 - Booking a charter flight in Directours

Lesson 2 - Making an ITC booking in Directours

Lesson 3 - TourGuide

Lesson 4 - TourGuide II

Lesson 5 - ORG/Travelfile

+ 1 final exam

Included in this course:

  • Sabre account creation
  • 6 months access to your Sabre account
  • 70 hours allocated time to complete your course within the 6 months access period
  • A complete course : 71 lessons + 16 exercises + 20 quizzes + 6 final exams
  • Certificate
  • Technical support

The course covers the SAME subjects as our 50 hours 'Introduction' course but in more details and with more examples and excercises.

This course includes 70 hours of access to the learning portal over 6 months.

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