Published March 1994
by Holiday house .
Written in English
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U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Aviation Administration Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC () tell-FAA (() ). Air Traffic Controller Training. Learn about Air Traffic Control Schools and What It Takes to Succeed. Becoming an air traffic controller is a multi-step process. The first thing to be aware of is that you cannot begin training for an ATC position unless you are 30 years old, or younger (the only exception is if you have prior ATC experience). What kind of training is required to become an air traffic controller? Air traffic controllers go through two phases of training. The first phase is typically completed through a program approved by the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Air Traffic Collegiate Training Initiative(AT-CTI). 36 schools across the country are approved through AT-CTI to offer associate, bachelor’s, and. Air traffic management What Further Training Will I Need? The FAA requires all air traffic controllers who accept an employment offer to complete a training program. Regardless of whether you graduated from an AT-CTI program, you must pass the Air Traffic Training and Selection test (AT-SAT) to be eligible for training.
The Air Traffic Control Program will offer instruction in: ATC phraseology, procedures, the radar environment, ATC regulations, aviation weather, and students will engage in ATC training using tower and radar simulators. The FAA sets guidelines for schools to offer specific programs called the Air Traffic Collegiate Training Initiative, or the AT-CTI program. AT-CTI schools offer 2- or 4-year degrees that are designed to prepare students for a career in air traffic control. Trainee air-traffic controllers with only weeks before graduation have been told their training course is over and they have lost their jobs. Nats, the UK air-traffic control provider, is the. As a new ATCS, you will spend your first several weeks of employment in an intensive training program at the FAA Academy in Oklahoma City, OK. While attending academy training you will be on a temporary appointment. Academy students receive basic air traffic control training at the FAA Academy, which includes.
Air Traffic — Collegiate Training Initiative (AT-CTI) AT-CTI schools offer two- and four-year non-engineering aviation degrees that teach basic courses in air traffic control and aviation administration. The AT-CTI program is designed to provide qualified candidates for developmental air traffic control specialist positions. Air Traffic Controller under training. NATS. Training is hard with vast amounts of rules to memorize alongside needing to display many qualities. Controllers need to . An air traffic controller job is one of the highest-paying jobs that doesn't always require a four-year degree. In this article, we discuss the primary duties of air traffic controllers, the average national salary for this role and the required steps for becoming one. We also answer some of the most frequently asked questions about this career. programme specifically for air traffic controllers. Implementation of competency-based training and assessment for air traffic controllers is optional. However, should the air navigation service providers and/or ATOs choose to implement such training, the relevant procedures in PANS-TRG, supported by this manual, should be used.