EUROCONTROL Training Zone

The Surveillance chain from sensor to display [SUR-CHAIN]

Classroom Course
The course describes the complete surveillance chain - relevant for both civil and military - from detection (PSR, SSR/Mode S, ADS and MLAT) via surveillance data distribution, processing, analysis to display. Also avionics used for surveillance purposes are described. After this overview surveillance aspects in SES/SESAR - mainly focussing on performance and on the strategy - and in the Centralised Services will be presented and discussed.
Prerequisites
Participants require a basic understanding of ATM.
Important Note
This one-week course replaces the previous two-weeks SUR-RAD course.
Objectives
After completing the course, participants will be able to describe the basic principles of operation, overall architecture and limitations of the current surveillance techniques and products and consider the surveillance area in the broader scope of SES/SESAR and Centralised Services.
Audience
This course is designed for technical managers, regulators, starting surveillance engineers and operational staff who want a basic understanding of the surveillance data flow/processing from detection to display.
Certificate awarded
All candidates will receive a certificate of attendance.
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Course Programme
Price
No fee applies for course participants from Member States’ competent authorities and certified organisations. The training cost is sponsored by the EUROCONTROL Work Programme. The price per course participant from other organisations or individuals is 1500 EUR.
Terms and Conditions
Please see our price list.
Location
IANS - EUROCONTROL Institute of Air Navigation Services, Luxembourg
  • Jan BRUTSAERT
    ATM TRAINING EXPERT
    EUROCONTROL
  • Malcolm Maclean
    Malcolm Maclean
    Radar Engineer
    TRACE