ATC Experience Day


Who should attend this course?

Anyone with an interest in aviation or air traffic control is welcome on this short course. Great to give those considering a career in ATC deeper insight into the industry.

For more information about this or any other course please contact Matt Botell (Administration Assistant).

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Introductory Courses


ATC Experience Day

The ATC Experience Day is aimed at anyone that has an interest, and looking to start a career in the air traffic control industry.

The course is set at a relaxed pace, with no assessments or exams to enable entrants to:

  • Gain an appreciation of the ATC industry
  • Improve their knowledge and understanding of their work environment
Entrants must be 17 or over, and a keen interest in aviation is desirable.
  • What is air traffic control? (Theory)
  • ATC careers (Theory)
  • Tower visit (Gloucestershire Airport)
  • 4-6 ATC simulator sessions
*Although this short course is based on a UK ATCO's career, and is grouped with our UK CAA approved courses, it isn't sanctioned by the UK CAA.
Course Duration

1 Day

This short course lasts for 1 day, which include both theoretical and practical sessions.

Group Size

1 - 2 Students per course

Courses are run with groups ranging from 1 to 2 students per course. Course remains 1 day regardless of group size

Course Dates

Multiple courses per year

Our Introduction to ATC courses are run as required. Pleas get in touch to discuss your requirements.