2020-2021 Catalog 
    Oct 26, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog [PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR]

AVT 248 - Air Traffic Control Enroute Operations

Description: Designed to simulate Air Route Traffic Control Center (ARTCC) at an Enroute Radar Control Facility. Includes applicable Letters of Agreement (LOAs), Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), facility orders, facility procedures, airspace dimensions, and other material that a developmental controller is required to know in order to start on-the-job training at an ARTCC facility.

Prerequisites: AVT 122 , AVT 123 , AVT 124  (AVT 124 may be taken concurrently)

Credits: 3
Lecture: 3
Lab: 0

Course Content:
  1. Air traffic control enroute radar procedures
  2. Air traffic control rules and regulations
  3. Air traffic control phraseology as it pertains to the enroute environment

Learning Outcomes:
  1. Describe sector positions and responsibilities in an ARTCC facility. (1)
  2. Apply basic techniques used to control and separate aircraft including vectoring, speed control, altitude separation, and wake turbulence application requirements. (1,2)
  3. Recite the requirements of the FAA JO 7110.65 as applied in the enroute environment. (2)
  4. Integrate proper phraseology in typical scenarios occurring in the enroute environment. (3)
  5. Apply proper separation minima criteria between aircraft in typical scenarios occurring in the enroute environment. (2)