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Old 18th Sep 2017, 17:21
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Originally Posted by ybotnoskcaj
Well sadly I failed at stage 2! Good luck to everyone currently in the process, wish you all the best in the future guys :-)
Did you fall at FEAST or DART?
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Old 18th Sep 2017, 17:32
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multiple choice questions

Originally Posted by ybotnoskcaj
Well sadly I failed at stage 2! Good luck to everyone currently in the process, wish you all the best in the future guys :-)
How were the multiple choice questions?
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Old 20th Sep 2017, 02:28
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I failed at feast! I found the majority of it extremely easy compared to the military ATC aptitude tests, but it works so if you fail one section then you fail the whole test and one of the sections I've never really been good at and knew I'd failed as soon as I finished it.

The multiple choice was also very easy, I wouldn't fret just have a decent mental maths brain, read the booklet through and through and also knowledge of distances to other countries was beneficial!
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Old 20th Sep 2017, 17:41
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Originally Posted by ybotnoskcaj
I failed at feast! I found the majority of it extremely easy compared to the military ATC aptitude tests, but it works so if you fail one section then you fail the whole test and one of the sections I've never really been good at and knew I'd failed as soon as I finished it.

The multiple choice was also very easy, I wouldn't fret just have a decent mental maths brain, read the booklet through and through and also knowledge of distances to other countries was beneficial!
Ah, sucks. Got any other plans?
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Old 21st Sep 2017, 15:34
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Originally Posted by Prototoes
Ah, sucks. Got any other plans?
Not sure really. I'm nearly 22 now and spent my 18-21 going away and seeing some of the world hoping I'd have the eureka moment. Still haven't hadn't it, so maybe uni!

Time will tell, good luck to all
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Old 27th Sep 2017, 10:29
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Hi there, search for NATS Atco Jan 18 on Facebook and it should come up. I'm not allowed to post the URL on here as I'm a new member. 🙄
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Old 28th Sep 2017, 15:17
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Hi guys, has anyone reading here been booked in for the 3rd of October for their stage 2 ?
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Old 29th Sep 2017, 14:11
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Hi all!

How long did you all need to wait until NATS sent an email to self register onto a stage 2 assessment day?

Been a week since I passed the online tests and still no email regarding assessment day...
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Old 30th Sep 2017, 16:06
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Hi,
Has anyone booked onto their stage 3 in November?
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Old 1st Oct 2017, 13:30
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Originally Posted by aapp
Hi all!

How long did you all need to wait until NATS sent an email to self register onto a stage 2 assessment day?

Been a week since I passed the online tests and still no email regarding assessment day...
It glitched out for me and I had to go on outlook and "search the server" whatever that means and it had been sent the day after I passed the tests, mess about on outlook on your phone and you might fid it otherwise I'd phone up
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Old 1st Oct 2017, 13:51
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Originally Posted by aapp
Hi all!

How long did you all need to wait until NATS sent an email to self register onto a stage 2 assessment day?

Been a week since I passed the online tests and still no email regarding assessment day...
Depends on how many days they have available. For me, it took two days from passing stage 1.
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Old 2nd Oct 2017, 21:20
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Passed Stage 3 back in July, have my medical this Thursday. Gave them a ring today and heard that both the November and January course start dates are filled. The wait continues
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Old 9th Oct 2017, 07:23
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Anybody down for stage 3 on the 30th Nov?
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Old 9th Oct 2017, 12:06
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Originally Posted by Prototoes
Anybody down for stage 3 on the 30th Nov?
Hey Prototoes, I have my stage 3 on that date too so I'll see you there. Good luck!
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Old 9th Nov 2017, 10:31
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Smile

Hello, I've recently passed my stage 3 at NATS which I'm over the moon about, looking likely to start the course early next year. I'm starting to look at places to stay but it's quite expensive........ Can anyone give me some info on good accommodation in the area that could be cheaper thanks. Also good luck to everyone at whichever stage thy are at.
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Old 9th Nov 2017, 14:53
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Hi guys,

I am really keen to pursue a career in air traffic and am going to apply to NATS.

Can anyone advise what the initial tests are like? Ie Stage 1? Should I be doing anything to prepare myself before sitting them?

Thanks,
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Old 10th Nov 2017, 07:59
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Originally Posted by Ullevi
Hi guys,

I am really keen to pursue a career in air traffic and am going to apply to NATS.

Can anyone advise what the initial tests are like? Ie Stage 1? Should I be doing anything to prepare myself before sitting them?

Thanks,
Do you know that Air Navigation Solutions at Gatwick and Edinburgh are also offering ab initio training schemes?
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Old 10th Nov 2017, 14:49
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Just out of interest do ANS candidates have to sit the same FEAST and DART tests as NATS and Eurocontrol?
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Old 12th Nov 2017, 17:07
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Stage 3

I had my stage 3 assessment on the 8th November last week. Has anybody else from that day had their results yet? Good luck to everyone.
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Old 14th Nov 2017, 12:35
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For anyone who has not been successful recently and unable to reapply due to the 'one chance' policy, NATS have now rescinded this and you can reapply after 12 months of being unsuccessful. I'm sure this is welcome news for some here.
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