Air Traffic Controllers

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Air Traffic Controllers

Air Traffic Controllers - Knowledge

Air traffic controllers need knowledge in the following areas:

  • Transportation: The methods and costs for moving people, goods, and materials.
  • English Language: The meaning and use of the English language.
  • Public Safety and Security: How to protect people and property.
  • Education and Training: The methods of teaching and learning.
  • Customer and Personal Service: Providing special services to customers based on their needs.
  • Geography: How to describe the location, features, and relationships of land, sea, and air.
  • Telecommunications: The tools used to send messages and data.
  • Mathematics: The rules and uses of numbers.
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.