Professional training

The objective of upgrade training is to provide ATC supervisory personnel and controllers with education and awareness on modern tools and methods of air traffic management, to enhance skills and knowledge that are required in a chosen field of activity.

Conversion training provides enhanced knowledge and skills required to master a new occupation or to meet changing operational requirements. To give an example, a 10-month training course organized for people with secondary or higher professional education to become air traffic controllers. 

The Institute of Air Navigation was established to facilitate development and improve performance of civil aviation enterprises and organizations through the provision of high-quality and affordable continuing professional education and essential competencies required to meet requirements of market economy and international standards. 

Objectives of the Institute of Air Navigation: 

  • Satisfy the needs of specialists in professional development, introduce new achievements and technologies into science and technology, draw on the valuable Russian and foreign experience; 
  • Provide specialists of different enterprises, organizations, public employees, unemployed specialists with opportunity to enlarge their knowledge and to improve their professional skills; 
  • Carry out extensive scientific research work and provide comprehensive professional consulting services; performing a scientific examination of programmes, projects, recommendations, documents and other materials, concerning items which are under the supervision of the Institute of Air Navigation. Understanding of peculiarities of aviation training in Russia and cooperation with FSUE State ATM Corporation make the work of Institute of Air Navigation successful.