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Qualification: An Air Traffic Control Engineer (RAI)

An Air Traffic Control Engineer (RAI)

Qualification Information

To obtain knowledge about air traffic services and organisation in accordance with the national, EU, ICAO and EUROCONTROL regulations as well as to obtain knowledge about meteorology, aircraft and navigation;

- to acquire skills in management and control of air traffic, communication with the air crews about meteorology, equipment operation and flight planning, to use the data of the IT management systems for the choice of safe, efficient and rational flight routes;

- to acquire skills necessary to use radio electronic and automated satellite systems for air traffic control and to manage the work of emergency, search and rescue services;

- to develop a competence in air traffic control by studying the binding regulations, assuring flight security and efficient work of air traffic control service.

Reference Data

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NQF Level: 
6
Awarding body: 

- Riga Aeronautical Institute

Awarding body contact info: 

MEŽKALNA IELA 9, ZEMGALES PRIEKŠPILSĒTA, RĪGA, LV-1058
Tālr.: 67677831
Fakss: 67677831
E-pasts: rai.lv@ml.lv

Source of information: 
National occupation classification: 

ISCO-08

Access requirements: 

Certificate of general secondary education or Diploma of vocational secondary education

Ways to acquire: 

Formal (through education programmes)