Guidance on applying for an ATCO Licence
Applications regarding the grant of an ATCO Licence, Rating, Rating Endorsement, Unit Endorsement or English Language Proficiency Endorsement, expiry or withdrawal of Unit Endorsement or to notify they CAA of a change of personal details should be completed and submitted on form SRG 1411 Air Traffic Controller Licensing.
To be granted an Air Traffic Controller licence you must:
Ratings indicate the type of Air Traffic Control service you may provide, while their associated rating endorsements indicate specialist tasks within those ratings and, where appropriate, the surveillance equipment used to provide the service.
Further information regarding ratings and rating endorsements can be found in CAP 788 Air Traffic Controller Licensing – A Guide to the Licensing Process. The requirements and guidance associated with ATC Licensing can be found in CAP 744 Air Traffic Controllers – Licensing.
The charges for the granting and renewal of ATCO licences can be found in the CAA’s Scheme of Charges, ORS5 No. 269 Personnel Licensing.