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Course Specialization : Accommodation Operations
Program Level : Short Program
Mode of Study : Online
Location : Dublin/Ireland
Minimum Education Required : Certificate Course
Posted : 13 Jan 2021
Duration : 50 Hours
Start Date Of Admission : 06 Jul 2020
Last Date Of Admission : 02 Aug 2020
Website : Go to Website
Local Fees : USD 16
International Fees : USD 16
Generate income, sharpen your hosting skills and meet people from all over the world with Airbnb
Did you know that the average Airbnb host makes $924 a month?
It\'s true! Simply by opening their home to folks from around the world, Airbnb hosts can make almosta thousand dollars each month, all while keeping their regular jobs and lifestyles.
They also get toexpand their social circle and networkwith interesting travelers from everywhere in the world! Some hosts even keep in touch with their guests, staying with them on their own travels - andmaking lifelong friendshipsalong the way.
There are over 3 million listings on Airbnb and a whopping 160 million guests - and that number is constantly rising!Why not take advantage of a safe and simple system to make extra money by joining the ranks of Airbnb hosts?
Don\'t have a spare room? No problem!Airbnb Experiences, the newest offering from the company, is perfect for you! Simply use your unique point of view and local knowledge to create a tour, tasting, class or guide. Airbnb Experiences have increased 20-fold in the last year, opening up an entirely new field for you to take advantage of. Get in on the ground floor and create a signature experience that will have travelers raving - and booking months in advance!
This course is the essential primer for anyone who is interested in hosting on Airbnb. From setting up the space and writing the listing to being the perfect host, this course covers everything a person can do to increase their visibility (and their bank account!) while offering a valuable service.
Whether through hosting in your home or leading an Airbnb Experience, there are opportunities for anyone to create something memorable, and expand their network of friends around the globe.
Module 1: Introduction
1.1 The Airbnb story
1.2 Is this right for you?
1.3 Choosing your listing type
1.4 Is your rental suitable?
1.5 Safety and insurance
1.6 Permission and local regulations
Module 2: A Great Listing
2.1 Identifying your target guests
2.2 Profiles and pictures
2.3 Describing your property
2.4 Maximizing discoverability
2.5 Tourism and local information
2.6 Acing the competition
2.7 Promotion and advertising
2.8 Times, days and dates: short and long-term bookings
Module 3: Preparing Your Rental
3.1 The living areas
3.2 The bedroom
3.3 The bathroom
3.4 The kitchen
3.5 The extra touches
3.6 Access and entry
3.7 Storing/protecting personal items
Module 4: Pricing And Policy
4.1 Pricing your rental
4.2 Discounts and negotiation
4.3 House rules
4.4 Cancellations, last-minute bookings, and substitutions
4.5 Flexible pricing: supply, demand, seasons, and special days
4.6 Additional Fees (example: cleaning fees)
4.7 Financial and tax considerations
4.8 Accounting: income and expenses
Module 5: Your Guests Stay
5.1 How to accept bookings
5.2 Welcoming your guests
5.3 Being available to guests through their stay
5.4 The perfect host
5.5 Cleaning and housekeeping
5.6 Cultural issues
5.7 Managing problem guests
5.8 Getting positive reviews
Module 6: Airbnb Experiences
6.1 What are Airbnb Experiences?
6.2 Making the most of your city
6.3 Offering what no one else can
6.4 A truly extraordinary experience
6.5 Building a safe experience
6.6 Customer service
International Open Academy courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if youre already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.