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Refresher Training for Air Traffic Controllers (Classroom, 3 days)



Refresh your knowledge of essential topics relating to Air Traffic Control operations.

Available as: Classroom & In-Company course
Duration: 3 days (24 hours)
Recommended level: Professional and Management
Prerequisites: None

What you will learn

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Improve operational safety in air traffic services provision.
  • Understand the ICAO Annexes that affect the provision of Air Traffic Services

Course content

Overview of general Air Traffic Services documents

  • ICAO Annexes and Documents
  • National AIP
  • Rules of the Air and relevant laws

Standard operating procedures for Procedural, radar, en route and approach control services

Human factors: case studies of unusual and emergency situations

Practical tips including radar vectoring and sequencing

Aircraft performance

Aeronautical Information Services


Certificate awarded

An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 70% or higher on all exercises and exams. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher.

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Air Traffic Control Officers (ATCOs)


Additional information

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