52 Week Diploma

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A comprehensive training schedule designed to impart all necessary ATCO skills and knowledge to ab-initio candidates.

This includes aviation English refresher workshops and assesments; basic induction modules; and full training in each core ATC discipline.

On the Job Training Instructor

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Designed for qualified air traffic controllers, the course aims to cover all aspects of On the Job Training Instruction and includes a pre-course “Distance Learning Package” which entrants are required to complete prior to attending the course. The training prepares prospective OJTIs to conduct training and/or training in accordance with a Unit Training Plan. It also equips future OJTIs to prepare, train, monitor, evaluate and debrief trainees. The course incorporates theoretical and practical instruction, demonstrations and a verbal examination.

ATC Refresher (059)

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General topic areas pertaining to ATC operations are defined by customer requirements.

Specific areas can be related to communications, non-standard phraseology, actions relating to emergency situations or technical failures, review of ICAO Docs, safety management, Human Factors and operational best practice to name a few.

Area Procedural (055)

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The Area Control Procedural Course is compliant with ICAO standards and recommended practices and meets the requirements and objectives for the ICAO 055 Course.

Area Surveillance (054)

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The Area Control Surveillance Course is compliant with ICAO standards and recommended practices and meets the requirements and objectives for the ICAO 054 Course.

Approach Surveillance (054)

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The Approach Control Surveillance Course is compliant with ICAO standards and recommended practices and meets the requirements and objectives for the ICAO 054 Course.

Approach Procedural (053)

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The Approach Control Procedural Course is compliant with ICAO standards and recommended practices and meets the requirements and objectives for the ICAO 053 Course.

Aerodrome Control (052)

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The ICAO 052 Aerodrome Control course covers air traffic management, procedures and all aspects of aerodrome control.

It provides a comprehensive grounding to Aerodrome operations in both Visual and Instrument conditions enabling entrants to operate in any aerodrome environment within or outside of controlled airspace.

The course combines theoretical and practical instruction encompassing exercises of increasing complexity designed to fully assess the written, verbal, practical abilities of each entrant.

The Aerodrome Control course also includes a visit to an operational facility so a better understanding of the teaching points can be gained.

A competency certificate will be awarded on successful completion of the course to the appropriate quality standards.

Ab Initio (051)

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The Basic Course follows the ICAO syllabus, with appropriate elements of the European Common Core Content and meets the requirements and objectives for the ICAO 051 course.