The aim of this course is to equip participants with the necessary knowledge required to begin safely working in a ground-based aviation environment for an Air Navigation Service Provider. Participants will be introduced to fundamental air-space and ATC concepts, and the general purpose of Communication, navigation, surveillance, and Air Traffic Management and Control systems.
This course is a prerequisite to and leads into Communication, Navigation, Surveillance, Data Processing, Infrastructure, and Engineering Qualification courses. The content is based on the recommendations of ICAO Doc 10057, Appendix B1.
At the end of this training programme, participants will be able to:
Gain an understanding of the primary CNS services and systems provided by ANSPs and the GNSS in a context of aircraft operations, to provide the ATSEP with the operational awareness of the systems they will be responsible for, and the broad safety implications each carries.
Participants must be at least 18 years of age, and be proficient in reading, writing and speaking English – usually to standard IELTS 5.5 with no band less than 5.
Course dates for 2023/2024 TBC