3154-Air Traffic Controllers

Job Title: 

Air Traffic Controllers

Job Description: 

Air traffic controllers direct aircraft movements in airspace and on the ground, using radio, radar and lighting systems, and provide information relevant to the operation of aircraft.


Applying knowledge of principles and practices of air traffic control in order to identify and solve problems arising in the course of their work

Linked Education ( CESM Codes ) : 

801 - Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
1403 - Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology

Specific Occupations: 

315401 - Air Traffic Controller
Description : Ensures the safe and efficient movement of aircraft in controlled airspace and aerodromes by directing aircraft movements.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
Specializations : Aerodrome Controller, Air Traffic Service Operator

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

Source : Organising Framework for Occupations (OFO) 2013, Department of Higher Education and Training, Republic of South Africa