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NATS interview process

Old 7th May 2019, 07:38
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Join Date: Nov 2017
Location: Paris
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New dates came up today :

JULY : 24 , 31

NOVEMBER : 05 , 12 , 22 , 27

LOCATION : Hedge End, Hampshire

PS : Last Time only 2 dates availables :

JUNE : 06 , 10
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Old 7th May 2019, 09:31
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Its so long from now though, does anyone have any info if the are going to open up some earlier dates? and in CTC preferably not Hedge End?
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Old 7th May 2019, 13:03
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Hi!
Today I booked a date for 27th November (the only date that was available), do you know if earlier dates could be opened?
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Old 8th May 2019, 07:55
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The new dates were released, but were booked up very quickly. When the next new dates are released people will be in contact.

Last edited by desrudy; 10th May 2019 at 15:01.
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Old 9th May 2019, 08:23
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Originally Posted by hr97 View Post
Just received options for the stage 3 assessment, anybody else going on 13th June to Hampshire?
Yup, I'm going :-)
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Old 9th May 2019, 12:10
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Has anyone got any recommendations for hotels in the area to Hedge End?

Really not familiar with the area and don't want to book too far away incase bad traffic in the mornings etc.

I haven't even been told an actual address for the the day yet!
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Old 9th May 2019, 12:25
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Originally Posted by idloveit View Post
Has anyone got any recommendations for hotels in the area to Hedge End?

Really not familiar with the area and don't want to book too far away incase bad traffic in the mornings etc.

I haven't even been told an actual address for the the day yet!
I've booked at the Premier Inn about 10min drive away...
Also have not had a complete address for the day!!
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Old 9th May 2019, 14:53
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Originally Posted by idloveit View Post
Has anyone got any recommendations for hotels in the area to Hedge End?

Really not familiar with the area and don't want to book too far away incase bad traffic in the mornings etc.

I haven't even been told an actual address for the the day yet!
If you're in Hedge End, then stay at the Holiday Inn Express at the Ageas Bowl. Reasonably priced and if the traffic is crap, which it usually is, then you can actually walk it in about 10-15 minutes. If you're in Whiteley, then the Solent Hotel is your best bet.
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Old 10th May 2019, 08:41
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Originally Posted by DJS63 View Post
I've booked at the Premier Inn about 10min drive away...
Also have not had a complete address for the day!!
The full address for the site is:

Unit 5&6, Waterloo Industrial Estate, Hedge End, Southampton, SO30 2QT.

Anyone else booked for the 10th June?
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Old 15th May 2019, 07:31
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Hi all,

Long time lurker, first time posting.

I recently did Stage 1 and the pass email came through immediately. I did Stage 2 but it has been a couple of days now and I haven’t heard if I’ve passed or failed. My account still says “Application is under review”.

Is this normal? I’ve read above that a few people heard immediately after Stage 2. Should I assume this is a fail?
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Old 15th May 2019, 16:13
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Originally Posted by Alistair Rawlings View Post
Hi all,

Long time lurker, first time posting.

I recently did Stage 1 and the pass email came through immediately. I did Stage 2 but it has been a couple of days now and I haven’t heard if I’ve passed or failed. My account still says “Application is under review”.

Is this normal? I’ve read above that a few people heard immediately after Stage 2. Should I assume this is a fail?

The response times can vary. Stage 2 seems to be a personally based assessment so I imagine there are instant pass scores and instant fail scores. If you fall into a middle ground it's possible it gets sent for human review and decision on if you proceed or not. If they are busy (which they will be based on the Stage 3 dates being snapped up), it might be a few days before they look at your file.

NATS seem to always email you even if you fail, so I wouldn't make any asssumptions on your success until you have the emails in your hand.

Best of luck buddy! Let us know how you get on,

Matt
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Old 15th May 2019, 16:27
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Originally Posted by MattPudzilla View Post
The response times can vary. Stage 2 seems to be a personally based assessment so I imagine there are instant pass scores and instant fail scores. If you fall into a middle ground it's possible it gets sent for human review and decision on if you proceed or not. If they are busy (which they will be based on the Stage 3 dates being snapped up), it might be a few days before they look at your file.

NATS seem to always email you even if you fail, so I wouldn't make any asssumptions on your success until you have the emails in your hand.

Best of luck buddy! Let us know how you get on,

Matt
Thanks for the reply Matt! That makes sense, good to know. Will let you know how it goes once I hear, hopefully not too much longer to wait!

Cheers,

Alistair
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Old 15th May 2019, 16:34
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Hi all,

I recently passed the first two stages of the new process and am waiting on the release of dates for the interview. Just a couple of questions really.

1. How often do the interview dates become available

2. When do the courses start or is there no set start time?

Thanks guys

Lewis.
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Old 15th May 2019, 19:07
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Originally Posted by ObscureParadox View Post
Hi all,

I recently passed the first two stages of the new process and am waiting on the release of dates for the interview. Just a couple of questions really.

1. How often do the interview dates become available

2. When do the courses start or is there no set start time?

Thanks guys

Lewis.
1 . They should contact you when there will put new dates .

2. There are two possibilities : 14/01/2020 or 25/03/2020 ( the most probable )
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Old 15th May 2019, 19:18
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Join Date: May 2019
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Originally Posted by desrudy View Post
1 . They should contact you when there will put new dates .

2. There are two possibilities : 14/01/2020 or 25/03/2020 ( the most probable )
Appreciate the reply

Glad to have a better idea on the time frame I can expect to start in order for me to be able to save appropriately for that time
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Old 16th May 2019, 05:51
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People do drop out of courses though for different reasons so you may also be offered an earlier date...
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Old 16th May 2019, 08:30
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Stage 2 Info

Originally Posted by ObscureParadox View Post
Hi all,

I recently passed the first two stages of the new process and am waiting on the release of dates for the interview. Just a couple of questions really.

1. How often do the interview dates become available

2. When do the courses start or is there no set start time?

Thanks guys

Lewis.
Hi Obscure Paradox,
Congratulations for passing the first two stages.

If I can ask you to help me with some information, if it is possible, regarding the stage 2 tests as I did not find any info for the stage 1 from the new process.

That's all.
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Old 16th May 2019, 10:05
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Join Date: May 2019
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Anybody starting Global in July?
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Old 16th May 2019, 16:01
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Join Date: May 2019
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It seems that all dates for stage 3 are full for 2019. As far as I understood there will not be any new dates for testing this year. The question is if we who haven't got any date yet will have any chance to get into the training that starts in January or March.
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Old 17th May 2019, 00:20
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Join Date: Jan 2019
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Probably one of the last on the old process but having had my stage 3 on Monday I'm overjoyed to say I passed! 2 trips to Hampshire from Sydney in as many months didn't go to waste afterall

Told it'll likely be a January start date but wont know for sure until August(ish), anyone else in the same boat?
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