Galileo is one of the fastest growing distribution companies of the world providing global distribution services to the travel industry and the first GDS to launch E-ticketing in India. The Galileo GDS provides instant access to the widest range of travel vendors, automated pricing of the most complex flight itineraries, a variety of ticketing products, fully customised client documentation, technical solutions and tools designed for all types of agencies.

Over 450 airlines, 52 low cost carriers, 23 car rental companies and 70,000 hotel properties worldwide can be accessed on Galileo Core Systems. It has also achieved the status of having the maximum number of Airlines in India at the highest level of agreement.

The preferred choice of most of the travel agents, some of Galileo's key clients include American Express, Thomas Cook, Travel Corporation India and HRG SITA. The innovative products are aimed at meeting all the needs of the travel agent, besides doing the basic booking and ticketing functions. These include Galileo Web Services (GWS), an application programming interface; ClientFile Plus, a customer data management solution; Galileo Flight Integrator (GFI), a platform aggregating low cost carrier content; E-tracker, a web-based solution; Low Fare Shopping Tool (LFST), an enhanced shopping tool and Galileo Leisure, an online retail booking system offering leisure travel content.

Trade-wings Institute of Management has a tie-up with Galileo to train its students for the basic course (Level 1) and Automated Ticketing Course (Level 2).

Course Content of Basic Module (Level 1):

  • Introduction
  • Signing in
  • Reservations
  • Special Requests
  • Queues / Fares
  • Room Master
  • Car Master

Course Content of Automated Ticketing Module (Level 2):

  • Introduction to BSP
  • Agency Stock
  • Fare Quotes
  • Manual Fare Build
  • Ticket re-issuance
  • Electronic Tickets
  • Automated Refunds

Eligibility:

Minimum 10+2 or equivalent. A good understanding of written English, World Geography and basic mathematics. A Diploma course in travel would be an added advantage.

Job Opportunities:

Reservation, Ticketing & Counter executives in Travel agencies, Airlines, Revenue accountants & Prorators in Airlines / Airline back offices, check-in & ticketing agents at airport, etc.

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