EUROCONTROL Training Zone

ATSEP Competence [LEX-COMP-ATSEP]

Classroom Course
  • Tests
One of the key elements necessary for providing a safe service is the competence of the staff involved in providing that service, as highlighted by the SES regulatory framework. This includes a variety of provisions relating to competence. The oversight of the competence arrangements for ATM staff is becoming more important, particularly as the complexity of the ATM system increases. Since 2005, the competence of ATSEP (Air Traffic Safety Electronics Personnel) has been taken into consideration in providing such safety assurance.
The course focuses on the role which a Competent Authority (CA) has to provide proper oversight of ATSEP personnel training and competence assessment as defined in Annex XIII to Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2017/373 and its Acceptable Means of Compliance (AMC) and Guidance Material (GM).
Prerequisites
Participants following the NSA Training Programme need to have successfully completed its mandatory courses (LEX-SES, LEX-AUDIT and LEX-ORG courses) before attending this course.
Other participants (not following the NSA Training Programme) need to have completed the LEX-SES-E e-learning course prior to the course. Prior to course attendance, all participants should read through Annex XIII (Part-PERS) of the Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2017/373 and its associated Acceptable Means of Compliance (AMC) and Guidance Material (GM).
 
Important Note
This course is consistent with Regulation (EU) 2017/373 (laying down common requirements for providers of ATM/ANS and other ATM network functions and their oversight) and its Acceptable Means of Compliance (AMC) and Guidance Material (GM).
This course focuses on personnel training and competence assessment for Air Traffic Safety Electronic Personnel (ATSEP) staff.
Objectives
After completing the course, participants will have a good understanding of the ATSEP competence requirements both for an Air Navigation Service Provider as for a Competent Authority.
Audience
This course is designed for those working for a Competent Authority or an ATM/ANS service provider, both civil and military, who need to  implement competence requirements for their ATSEPs.
Certificate awarded
Candidates passing the examination will receive a certificate of accomplishment. Other candidates will receive a certificate of attendance.
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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 640 EUR.
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Location
IANS - EUROCONTROL Institute of Air Navigation Services, Luxembourg