Basic Training

Course content

Course Introduction (INTRB)

Aviation Law (LAWB Air Traffic Management (ATMB)
Meteorology (METB)
Navigation (NAVB)
Aircraft (ACFTB)
Human Factors (HUMB)
Equipment and Systems (EQPMB)
Professional Environment (PENB)

Aviation English (AE)

Course duration

Minimum 450 periods              *1 period lasts 45 minutes


Students shall be medically and psychically fit according to the requirements established by the licensing authority. Complete oral and written comprehension of the English language is required.

Course objectives

Students shall, upon succescful completion of the course, have required knowledge and practical skills related to rating specified in APENDIX 2 of Annex 1 of the Commission Regulation (EU) No 340/2015 of 20 February 2015 laying down technical requirements and administrative procedures relating to air traffic controllers‘ licences and certificates pursuant to Regulation (EU) No 2018/1139 of the European Parliament and of the Council (and Annex I to ED Decision 2015/010/R Acceptable Means of Compliance (AMC) and Guidance Material (GM) to Part ATCO Requirements for the licensing of air traffic controllers Issue 1, 13 March 2015).