What can I do to support my application for the Trainee Air Traffic Controller position?
To apply for this position applicants have to meet our minimum entry criteria including having 5 GCSE’S at Grade 4 (previously C) or above including English and Mathematics and be 18+ at the time of submitting their application.
We recommend candidates try and gain exposure to the Aviation industry and either gain work experience or participate in hobbies and activities that have transferrable skills to being an Air Traffic Controller.
If candidates successfully reach Assessment day-Stage 3, they will be required to draw upon these skills and experience during the competency based interview.
For further information on the role of an Air Traffic Controller please visit https://www.nats.aero/careers/atc/