Air Traffic Controller

Air traffic controllers can come from all levels of education and backgrounds. NATS (National Air Traffic Services) looks for a combination of education and natural aptitude. As a minimum, NATS requires candidates to have at least five National 5s, grades A – C, including English and Maths.

Two air traffic controllers in training

To learn more about air traffic control and what NATS are looking for, visit the careers section of their website where you’ll find detailed information and also play cognitive skills games to see if you’ve got natural air traffic control skills.

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