Global ATS is committed to deliver quality aviation training solutions and has achieved the following accreditation’s, approvals and acceptances from UK and international bodies during its on-going pursuit of excellence.


Accreditation Service for International Colleges (ASIC)

Global ATS Ltd’s UK campus is accredited by Accreditation Service for International Colleges (ASIC) which is an independent body providing accreditation services for independent, further and higher education colleges. 

ASIC accreditation helps students and parents make a more informed choice and will also help a school, college, university, training provider or distance education provider, demonstrate to the international student body that they are a high quality institution.

Click here to view our accreditation on the ASIC website.

International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO)

The International Aviation Authority is a United Nations Specialised Agency.
Their approval ensures that the courses we deliver meet stringent ICAO standards and recommended practices. Our ICAO and UK CAA approvals are the cornerstones of our business.

Eurocontrol (FEAST & ELPAC)

FEAST is Eurocontrol’s initial selection tool for candidates suitable for Air Traffic Controller training. Approved by ICAO, this tool is used by 26 Eurocontrol member states and other military organisations.

ELPAC is Eurocontrol’s English Language testing tool, approved by the European Commission and ICAO. We are the first training school approved to use this testing process outside Europe.

 Irish Aviation Authority (IAA)

The Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) accepted Global ATS as a provider of fire training. The IAA is a commercial semi-state company employing approximately 700 people at six locations around Ireland. The IAA’s two main functions are: the provision of air traffic management & related services in Irish controlled airspace; and the safety regulation of the civil aviation industry in Ireland.

Royal Aeronautical Society

The Royal Aeronautical Society (RaeS), is a British-founded, multidisciplinary institution dedicated to the global aerospace community.
Our contribution to the aviation industry earns us a corporate membership. The Society maintains high professional standards in aerospace disciplines, provides specialist information, a local forum to exchange ideas and exerts public influence on behalf of the aerospace industry.

UK Home Office (Tier 2 Sponsor)

Global ATS has been approved as a Tier 2 sponsor by the UK Home Office.

Information Commissioner’s Office

Global ATS Limited is registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office under registration reference: ZA171199

National Union of Students

Global ATS has officially been recognised as a training organisation by the National Union of Students. A limited quantity of NUS cards are available annually, and will be issued to eligible trainees enrolled on long courses to enable us to meet the NUS criteria.

Cyber Essentials Scheme

The Certificate certifies that Global ATS was assessed as meeting the Cyber Essentials implementation profile [BIS/14/696/1.5] and thus that, at the time of testing, the organisation’s ICT defences were assessed as satisfactory against commodity based cyber-attack.


Founded in 1934, the Airport Operators Association (AOA) is the National voice of UK airports. They are a trade association representing the interests of UK airports, and the principal such body engaging with the UK government and regulatory authorities on airport matters. Global ATS is a member of the AOA.


Global ATS is a registered training provider with the MOD’s Enhanced Learning Credits Scheme (ELC), which promotes lifelong learning amongst members of the Armed Forces.
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