FMP Module 2 [NMO-FMP-2-V]

Virtual Course
Network Operations serves the Aircraft Operators and Air Traffic Services. The vital link at local level in ATFCM operations is the Flow Management Position (FMP).
The training of FMP personnel is essential for the success of ATFCM operations. This course is part of a modular training programme for FMP staff and is the first module: FMP Module 2.

Theoretical classroom training in which the concepts and basics of ATFCM are explained, such as;
  • NM systems and main flows of data
  • Capacity and demand
  • Traffic Volumes
  • Traffic Counts (differences between Entry  & Occupancy counts)
  • The different ATFCM solutions
  • Regulations
  • The slot pre-allocation & allocation processes
  • IR 255 and compliance monitoring
  • ATFCM phases
  • A-CDM and impact of the DPI messages in ETFMS & CIFLO
  • CIFLO operational procedures
  • All ATFCM messages
Important Note
This 5-day course will be composed everyday of 2 sessions of 2 hours (except on Friday) as describe here below:

- Monday from 10:00 to 12:15 and from 14:00 to 16:15
- Tuesday from 10:00 to 12:15 and from 14:00 to 16:15
- Wednesday from 10:00 to 12:15 and from 14:00 to 16:15
- Thursday from 10:00 to 12:15 and from 14:00 to 16:15
- Friday from 10:00 to 12:15 (Course ends at 12:30)

After completing the course, participants will have an understanding of the fundamental concepts of operation applied by Network Operations and of FMPs.


This course is designed for Flow Management Position staff, Air Traffic Controllers, ATS unit managers and personnel who are directly (or are about to be) involved in the daily operation of Network Operations and the Flow Management Position concept.

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Course timetable
This course is free of charge. The training cost is sponsored by the EUROCONTROL Work Programme.
Terms and Conditions
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Certificate awarded
All candidates will receive a certificate of attendance.
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