CIN:   C-222-2010
TITLE:
AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLER
STATUS:
A
STATUS DATE:
1/15/1985
DATA CURRENT AS OF: 5/29/2002
COURSE LENGTH: 110
COURSE SECURITY: NO CLEARANCE REQUIRED
TYPE COURSE:
A1 ENLISTED 'A' SCHOOL
SKILL AWARD:
MC MOS 7251 AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLER-TRAINEE EFF DATE: 13-OCT-1995  x
PURPOSE:
To provide selected Navy enlisted and Marine Corps aviation enlisted and officer personnel with the basic tower and radar control knowledge to meet the requirements of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for certification and the technical knowledge which, when followed by the appropriate practical application and experience, will lead to the fulfillment of the technical requirements at the apprentice entry level for the air traffic controller.
SCOPE:
This course covers the fundamentals and systems of air traffic control and provides the basic simulated operational application experiences that are prerequisite to functioning as an apprentice air traffic controller in a base operations, control tower and/or terminal radar environment. The course of instruction sequentially covers/provides for:
1. FAA Certification study material and administration of the FAA Airman Written Test (Control Tower Operator)
2. Control Tower Operations
3. Terminal Radar Procedures
4. Base Operations.
PREREQUISITES:
ASVAB=Navy personnel - ASVAB: AR+2MK+GS=210. Marine personnel - GT=110. and

OTHER=Medical records must include a completed Standard Form 88 and a current NAVMED 6410/2 Aeronautical Clearing Notice signed by a Naval Flight Surgeon indicating that within 4 months prior to CLCVN the candidate was examined and found to be physically qualified to perform duties as an air traffic controller. Students must be at least 18 years of age upon course enrollment. Persons convicted by State or Federal statutes for drug offense(s) are not eligible for entrance into the AC rating. Marine Corps personnel must be eligible for a SECRET security clearance. and

RATE AA or RATE AN or RATE AR or PAYGRADE E4
TRAINING PROGRAM COORDINATOR (TPC):
RESOURCE SPONSOR: N78
TRAINING PROGRAM MANAGER: ETE322