EUROCONTROL Training Zone

ATCO Basic Meteorology [ATC-I-BASIC-MET]

e-Learning Course
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12 Months
max. study period
10 Hours
Duration
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From the earliest days of aviation it has been essential to understand the role of meteorology. Even with current high technology aircraft, it is impossible to ignore the enormous power and potential hazards of weather systems.
The topics explored in this package are:
• Aviation and Meteorology (introduction),
• The Atmosphere
• Atmospheric Circulation
• Meteorological Phenomena
• Meteorological Information for aviation

Meteorology is one of the ATCO Common Core Content Basic Training subjects.
Objectives
Learners shall describe how meteorology affects ATS operations and aircraft performance and apply meteorological information in the basic operational procedures of ATS.
Audience
Ab Initios
Certificate awarded
All candidates will receive a certificate of completion.
Price
This course is free of charge.
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