Entry Point North and IATA enter into collaboration agreement
posted on Apr 7, 2015
In March, during the World ATM Congress 2015, Entry Point North, a leading global Air Traffic Services academy, and the International Air Transport Association (IATA), signed a collaboration agreement for the development and delivery of complimentary training programs for the aviation industry. This collaboration gives a solid background for vocational cooperation between airline and air traffic control industries.
The IATA Training and Development Institute (ITDI) is one of the leading providers of global aviation training solutions. Together with Entry Point North’s proven Air Traffic Control training courses, this new collaboration is poised to offer an extensive training portfolio world-wide. Entry Point North will be offering ITDI’s courses in Air Navigation Services Management, Safety and many other areas recognised by the industry. This strategic partnership expands beyond the training course portfolios and enables the needs of the clients to be met with an even wider array of high quality courses.
“We are pleased to be working closely with ITDI as a leading Air Navigation Services training provider. This collaboration opens a professional access to the airline industry and gives an opportunity to achieving even greater synergies” – says Anne Kathrine Jensen, CEO of Entry Point North.
“Our partnership with Entry Point North combines our organisations’ expertise in delivering relevant and accessible training programs that are aligned with global standards and best practices. Entry Point North is a leader in the provision of ATS training. We look forward to enhancing the safety and sustainability of our industry.” – says Victor de Barrena, Director of ITDI.
About Entry Point North
Entry Point North is one of the largest global ATS academies. The premier training solutions are carried out in accordance with best practice and international rules, regulations and standards including ICAO and EUROCONTROL ESARR 5. Entry Point North was the first ATS academy accredited under the European Commission’s directives towards the vision of the Single European Sky by 2020.
Entry Point North is a total training solution provider. We offer a wide portfolio of training and services to aspiring and operational air traffic controllers, air traffic flight information service officers, air traffic safety electronics, administrative and other aviation-related personnel. Training is delivered at modern facilities in Sweden, Ireland, Hungary and at client sites. Our clients are regional and international, public and private air navigation service providers, airports, airlines as well as military organisations and our services are delivered throughout Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia.
Entry Point North is an internationally recognised academy with more than 100 employees and ATM consultants originating from over 19 countries and delivering training for more than 2200 students yearly. Our three modern training facilities are equipped with 230 state-of-the-art simulator positions and fifteen high resolution 3D-image tower simulators, two offering 360˚ representation and thirteen with a 180˚field of view.
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The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is the trade association for the world’s airlines, representing some 250 airlines or 84% of total air traffic. IATA supports many areas of aviation activity and helps formulate industry policy on critical aviation issues.