ATC Training

ATC Courses offered at 43 Air School

43 Air School is proud to offer ATC training in our state of the art simulator. Our unique environment and expert intructors allow us to expose student ATC’s to a variety of aspects found in aviation.

Air Traffic Service Assistant

Course Objectives: The student shall after successful completion of the course, will have a basic knowledge of Air Traffic Services enabling him/her to obtain an Air Traffic Service Assistants Rating and continue onto Aerodrome Control Course.

Prerequisites: Entrants shall be medically fit according to the requirements established by the appropriate licensing authority. ICAO English language proficiency is required.

Note: South Africa residents must meet the flowing requirements in accordance with SACAA regulations:

Age: Minimum 17 years on commencing training.

Educational Qualifications:
Matriculation/Senior Certificate with exemption or equivalent qualification.
Mathematics, English, Science and Geography recommended.

The candidate must have sufficient ability in reading, speaking and understanding the English language.

Duration 13 weeks
Theory 13 weeks
Assessments 11 Theoretical
Pass Marks 70%

Aerodrome Control Rating

Course Objectives: The student shall after successful completion of the course, have the knowledge and skills required, in accordance with international regulations, to obtain an Aerodrome Control Rating.

Prerequisites: Entrants shall have successfully completed the ATSA course in accordance with the syllabus for the training of Air Traffic Controllers.

Duration 8 weeks (minimum)
Theory 2 weeks
Practical 6 Weeks (Minimum 25 Exercises/Student)
Assessments 5 Theoretical
6 Practical (3 Progress/3 Final)
Pass Marks 70%