ATSEP QUALIFICATION, COM-VOICE
Air Traffic Safety Electronics Personnel
Course aim The course is designed to impart domain related knowledge and skills appropriate to the COM-Voice qualification stream.
Course objectives After completion of the course, participants have:
- Knowledge and understanding of the subjects described below (see Content in brief) in accordance with the EUROCONTROL Specification for Air Traffic Safety Electronics Personnel Common Core Content Initial Training Annex 2.
- Knowledge and understanding of the importance of teamwork.
Course overview The duration of the course is five days. The competency-based training consists of theoretical lessons delivered by professional international instructors. The theory consists of individual topics covering various aspects of operating and maintaining COM-Voice equipment.
Prerequisites ATSEP Basic.
Compliance with regulations The course is compliant with Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2017/373 Annex XIII, subpart A.
Content in brief
Voice (COM-VCE) AIR/GROUND:
Explain, describe, define and analyse transmission/reception, radio antenna systems, voice switch, controller working position and radio interface.
Explain, describe, define and analyse interfaces, protocols, switch, communication chain and controller working position.
Transmission Path (COM-TRP) LINES
Explain, describe, define and analyse lines theory, digital transmission and types of lines.
Explain, describe, define and analyse microwave link and satellite.
Recorders (COM-REC) LEGAL RECORDERS
Explain international and national regulations and principles.
Functional Safety (COM-FST) SAFETY ATTITUDE
State the ATSEP role in safety management routines.
Describe the impact of functional failures in COM Systems.
Photo: Entry Point North, Jörn Andre Andersen