Convocatoria 2018

In 2019, Entry Point North offers three types of Initial ATC course programs in Madrid in connection with ENAIRE's Convocatoria 2018, please find the course contents below.

From the autumn 2018, Entry Point North Spain and Nelso Formación have joined their competences. Entry Point North Spain offers high-quality Air Traffic Controller Training to the Spanish market from our ATS Academy in Madrid, which is fully certified and fully equipped with simulators for training purposes. Nelso Formación will, among other contributions, handle the student enrolling process and provide highly skilled Spanish instructors for the various courses.

Basic ATC + ADI/ADV(TWR)(RAD)(GMS) + APS + ACS(TCL) + APP/ACP Programme

For the candidates who have never worked as air traffic controllers and don't hold any licence, we offer a full ATC Initial training programme following the ENAIRE selection process.
This programme will start March 25, 2019 (depending on the convocatoria). Exact course dates and course price will be published when planning is ready. If you would like to receive updates about our planned courses, please send an email to spain@entrypointnorth.com.

The programme includes:
  • Basic ATC, ADI/ADV(TWR)(RAD)(GMS), APS, ACS(TCL), APP/ACP courses delivered according to Commission Regulation (EU) 2015/340
  • Continuous assessment and support to each individual student throughout the whole training, which includes individual actions, extra training and support during the course, if needed (no additional cost)
  • Skilled, trained and certified instructors with vast amount of experience
  • iPad provided for each student for the period of the training
  • If possible, there will be a study visit to relevant ACC in Spain

Basic ATC + ADI/ADV(TWR)(RAD)(GMS)

We also offer a programme consisting of Basic ATC + ADI/ADV(TWR)(RAD)(GMS). This course programme will start March 25, 2019 (depending on the convocatoria). Exact course dates and course price will be published when planning is ready. If you would like to receive updates about our planned courses, please send an email to spain@entrypointnorth.com
The programme includes:
  • Basic ATC and ADI/ADV(TWR)(RAD)(GMS) courses delivered according to Commission Regulation (EU) 2015/340
  • Continuous assessment and support to each individual student throughout the whole training, which includes individual actions, extra training and support during the course, if needed (no additional cost)
  • Skilled, trained and certified instructors with vast amount of experience
  • iPad provided for each student for the period of the training
  • If possible, there will be a study visit to relevant ACC in Spain

APS + ACS(TCL) + APP/ACP + GMS Programme

For the ones who already hold an ADI/ADV rating, we can offer a programme of the additional rating courses. Currently the programme is planned to start in October 2019.

The programme includes:
  • APS, ACS(TCL), APP/ACP, GMS rating courses delivered according to Commission Regulation (EU) 2015/340
  • Continuous assessment and support to each individual student throughout the whole training, which includes individual actions, extra training and support during the course, if needed (no additional cost)
  • Skilled, trained and certified instructors with a vast amount of experience
  • Assessment of Previous Competence (APC) for those who already hold an ADI/ADV Student License which will take place at the end of the course, if required
  • iPad provided for each student for the period of the training
  • If possible, there will be a study visit to relevant ACC in Spain

Financing

It is possible to finance your studies at Entry Point North Spain via some of the largest Spanish banks such as BBVA, CAIXABANK and BANCO SABADELL (see the contact details below):
Contact for BBVA: Miguel Méndez López, mmendez@caixabank.com, tel.: +34 91 340 43 30
Contact for CAIXABANK: María Ángeles Castrodeza, angeles.castrodeza@bbva.com, Tel.: +34 91 7165071
Contact for BANCO SABADELL, +34 902 343 999 or website link: https://www.bancsabadell.com/cs/Satellite/SabAtl/Loan-for-studies-and-courses-/1191332201462/en/

Training location

The academy is located in the vicinity of Madrid Airport – Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas.

Parque Empresarial San Fernando
Avenida de Castilla, 2
Edificio Francia (building F), stairway, 1st floor
28830 San Fernando de Henares
Madrid, Spain

Contact information

For more information about our courses or for registrations, please contact our office at +34 91 605 93 87 or email us at spain@entrypointnorth.com. Aditionally, you can reach Pedro García from Nelso Formación at +34 617 44 82 94. Our office hours are Monday-Friday 8.00-16.30.

You can also follow Entry Point North Spain news on Facebook group Controladores Aéreos Españoles – Estudiantes. The group is hosted by Entry Point North academy and aims to help and assist students in the journey to become future air traffic controllers.

About Entry Point North

Since 2017 Entry Point North is offering ATC training at its academy in Madrid. The academy is our 5th training site in Europe and offers top quality Basic and all Rating training courses for Spanish students who plan to work for ENAIRE or any other Air Navigation Service Provider in Spain.

Being one of the largest air traffic controller academies worldwide, Entry Point North educates more than 3000 controllers a year coming from Scandinavian as well as various countries in Europe, Asia and the Middle East. The controllers are trained at modern facilities in Malmö (Sweden), Budapest (Hungary), Shannon, (Ireland), Dublin (Ireland), Copenhagen (Denmark), Madrid (Spain) and Brussels (Belgium).

Entry Point North Spain catalogue and student guide

More information about Entry Point North Spain, our courses delivered in Madrid and studying at Entry Point North Spain can be found in our catalogue and student guide:

Recognition of Entry Point North as a training provider in Spain

Entry Point North is a training organisation licensed to deliver training in all EU member states, including Spain, under Commission Regulation (EU) 2015/340 of 20 February 2015, as stated by AESA. See following documents for reference: AESA website.

The Training Certificate and the Student License issued after passing our Initial training courses will be recognised by AESA and ENAIRE.