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Forum: ATC Issues
12th Jun 2022, 05:01
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

And whatís the alternative like thenÖ? Exactly...

And whatís the alternative like thenÖ? Exactly self fund or the sponsorship route.
Both were out of the question for me. I wanted to become an ATCO and the only viable way for me was through NATS....
Forum: ATC Issues
26th May 2022, 07:32
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

Well said. I made it work well into my 30ís and...

Well said. I made it work well into my 30ís and am glad I did. In the UK you can get payment per week to help towards your housing costs. I canít remember the amount sorry and it wasnít much but...
Forum: ATC Issues
19th Jan 2022, 12:15
Replies: 10
Views: 1,807
Posted By Runway26

I donít want to be oneÖI am one.

I donít want to be oneÖI am one.
Forum: ATC Issues
18th Jan 2022, 10:25
Replies: 10
Views: 1,807
Posted By Runway26

If you direct the plane to turn 30 degrees then...

If you direct the plane to turn 30 degrees then you have to imagine the plane is already flying 360 degrees right? So a 30 degree turn will be from the track the aircraft is already propelling itself...
Forum: ATC Issues
8th Jul 2021, 10:55
Replies: 5
Views: 1,867
Posted By Runway26

How have your unit managed social distancing or...

How have your unit managed social distancing or have trainees formed bubbles with their ojti?
I imagine everything will be a lot easier when the social distancing rules relax next month
Forum: ATC Issues
22nd Jun 2021, 07:52
Replies: 5
Views: 1,867
Posted By Runway26

OJTI

Has OJTI started at many units yet?

At the unit I am at we have started some refresher work with the hope of starting live training in July which will be supplemented by sim work but no official...
Forum: ATC Issues
11th Dec 2020, 10:21
Replies: 1
Views: 1,225
Posted By Runway26

Tatc on unit

Whatís happening to current TATCís on units? Has their training been postponed and if so when did that happen and for how much longer?
Forum: ATC Issues
13th Aug 2020, 13:12
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

As in, the unit the said trainees wanted to be...

As in, the unit the said trainees wanted to be posted at
Forum: ATC Issues
10th Aug 2020, 17:02
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

Have they had good postings?

Have they had good postings?
Forum: ATC Issues
4th Aug 2020, 06:47
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

yes but what are they reviewing? Itíll be the...

yes but what are they reviewing? Itíll be the number of trainees they will need from the college over the next few years
Forum: ATC Issues
19th Jul 2020, 05:43
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

what are you going to study?

what are you going to study?
Forum: ATC Issues
20th May 2020, 15:26
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

If nats decide to cut their workload (which is...

If nats decide to cut their workload (which is inevitable really) Iíd have a solid plan b if I was you.
and if you come up with a plan b feel free to share it with me
Forum: ATC Issues
25th Mar 2020, 08:12
Replies: 12
Views: 2,048
Posted By Runway26

section 1 of the Mats part 1 is a good place to...

section 1 of the Mats part 1 is a good place to familiarise yourself with for basic course. Also have a read through the aero from control section of the RT handbook.
I wouldnít try and learn them...
Forum: ATC Issues
25th Mar 2020, 00:02
Replies: 12
Views: 2,048
Posted By Runway26

my apologies....mixed my manuals up! I meant the...

my apologies....mixed my manuals up! I meant the 493. No wonder I found the training difficult.

Although it depends what discipline you will be training in? Area, app, a/d?
Forum: ATC Issues
23rd Mar 2020, 20:34
Replies: 12
Views: 2,048
Posted By Runway26

learn the 413 cover to cover and youíll find your...

learn the 413 cover to cover and youíll find your training a doddle
Forum: ATC Issues
18th Mar 2020, 20:29
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

Yes it has. I donít have any stats but as mike...

Yes it has. I donít have any stats but as mike says check the twitter feeds. Where I am it has gone really quiet to the point Iím just studying at home with a part 2 until I get a call. Towers only...
Forum: ATC Issues
18th Mar 2020, 13:15
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

I donít think theyíre cutting anything back yet....

I donít think theyíre cutting anything back yet. Just placing people on hold and slowing the training process down. NATS are know as much as most of us and are waiting to see how things pan out. ...
Forum: ATC Issues
5th Mar 2020, 06:59
Replies: 17
Views: 4,153
Posted By Runway26

but there are (or were) problems at ctc werenít...

but there are (or were) problems at ctc werenít there? I heard that the last few courses to go through were held for significant periods in between their basic and ADI courses and again between ADU...
Forum: ATC Issues
23rd Feb 2020, 20:14
Replies: 17
Views: 4,153
Posted By Runway26

Not unheard of to pass initial training at Global...

Not unheard of to pass initial training at Global and move on to OJT at a NATS unit either ;) although you do have to be sent to Global by NATS themselves
Forum: ATC Issues
18th Feb 2020, 20:19
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

If youíre starting at Swanwick then ask NATS....

If youíre starting at Swanwick then ask NATS. When I got my posting they sent me recommendations of where to look for accommodation. They should put you in touch with other trainees (who were...
Forum: ATC Issues
18th Dec 2019, 14:24
Replies: 1,636
Views: 2,389,977
Posted By Runway26

Thank F*** for that

Thank F*** for that
Forum: ATC Issues
27th Oct 2019, 22:16
Replies: 25
Views: 3,799
Posted By Runway26

Haha must be a nats thing then, Iím 6Ē and there...

Haha must be a nats thing then, Iím 6Ē and there are certainly students and instructors taller than me there. How bizarre.
Forum: ATC Issues
26th Oct 2019, 21:30
Replies: 25
Views: 3,799
Posted By Runway26

How tall are you? As far as Iím aware the doors...

How tall are you?
As far as Iím aware the doors are all standard sized.
And the sim suite even has a hanger door entrance on one side.
Forum: ATC Issues
26th Oct 2019, 16:02
Replies: 25
Views: 3,799
Posted By Runway26

is that at CTC? I was told by NATS before...

is that at CTC?
I was told by NATS before starting at Global I was doing ADI and APS. I later found out Global donít teach area ratings but still I knew Iíd be in a tower.
Forum: ATC Issues
25th Oct 2019, 09:23
Replies: 25
Views: 3,799
Posted By Runway26

have you gone down the area Trevor? I know...

have you gone down the area Trevor?

I know at global it is 50 of the Ďmost commoní aircraft types. My course and I didnít start to learn them until the week before the exam although we were told...
Forum: ATC Issues
16th Sep 2019, 19:50
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

yeah even when you get given a start date it...

yeah even when you get given a start date it could be a while in the future. I think I found out in July last year and started a course in March this year.
Forum: ATC Issues
16th Sep 2019, 16:20
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

oh that sounds about right. I presume they...

oh that sounds about right. I presume they havenít told you where you will be going yet either then?
Forum: ATC Issues
16th Sep 2019, 06:52
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

Do you know which study route youíre going down...

Do you know which study route youíre going down yet in respect of Aerodrome or Area?

Iíd suggest the air traffic control handbook by David Smith. Donít bog yourself down too much with the CAP...
Forum: ATC Issues
6th Aug 2019, 16:27
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

look at the tower for London city!

look at the tower for London city!
Forum: ATC Issues
5th Aug 2019, 07:32
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

you canít reject a posting simply because itís...

you canít reject a posting simply because itís too far from home. There are exceptional circumstances, but generally wherever youíre posted is where youíre expected to go. The job is advertised as a...
Forum: ATC Issues
20th Jul 2019, 06:46
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

it depends if anything crops up that is...

it depends if anything crops up that is noteworthy. If it does theyíll interview you. If not, itíll all be online.
Forum: ATC Issues
18th Jul 2019, 07:54
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

Yes as mentioned no one can actually tell you...

Yes as mentioned no one can actually tell you exactly. I did the old system when I applied which in regard to the actual tests and questions I donít imagine would have been that much different from...
Forum: ATC Issues
17th Jul 2019, 18:52
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

Hi, NATS will place you where they need you on...

Hi,
NATS will place you where they need you on completion of your training so no you donít get a choice. You get a preference and that is said to be Ďconsideredí but in reality you have to be...
Forum: ATC Issues
1st Jul 2019, 13:41
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

I also did the old test and grouped them together...

I also did the old test and grouped them together in a table and learnt the numbers in a sort of code going down and across looking for patterns. What helped me progress from that though was knowing...
Forum: ATC Issues
13th Jun 2019, 23:21
Replies: 11,638
Views: 3,471,713
Posted By Runway26

Good luck to you all that have attended stage 3...

Good luck to you all that have attended stage 3 and are checking them emails! Nervy time but I hope you get through!
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