Entry Point North is one of the largest global air traffic services (ATS) academies.
We carry out our premier training solutions in accordance with best practices and all international rules and standards, including ICAO and European Commission.
Entry Point North is the first ATS academy to be accredited under the European Commission’s directives towards the vision of the Single European Sky by 2020.
Training services for aviation industry personnel
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 service officers, air traffic safety electronics personnel, administrative personnel and other aviation-related personnel. We deliver our training and services at our academies in Sweden, Ireland, Hungary, Denmark, Spain, Belgium and at client sites throughout Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia.
We work closely with our clients to build long-term partnerships aimed at fulfilling all their training requirements. Our clients are regional and international, public and private Air Navigation Service Providers, airports, airlines as well as military organisations.
Modern training philosophy
Entry Point North trains for success, with our proven modern training philosophy, which includes:
- Student in focus
- Understanding of individual needs
- Consideration and mutual respect
- Coaching students to reach full potential
- Engaged and motivated staff
- Support and dedication
- Shared responsibility towards training
International courses for air nagivation staff
Our multinational staff includes air traffic control officers (ATCO), aerodrome flight information service officers (AFISO), pilots, briefing officers, teachers, administrators, selection specialists and ATCO assistants. Staff originate from more than 21 countries and in total speak more than 25 different languages, which creates a truly global environment.
Entry Point North offers a high level of flexibility and mobility. Our training and services can be delivered almost anywhere in the world. All courses are held in English.
State-of-the-art training simulators
Entry Point North uses state-of-the-art BEST software simulators from the UK-based company MicroNav and COOPANS simulators. The training positions are flexible and can be grouped or ungrouped as quickly as needed, to run exercises in stand-alone or suite mode (executive and planner), groups or full ‘control centre’ configuration, all depending on the training requirements.
At our five training sites, we are equipped with more than 380 radar/pilot simulator training positions. In total, we have one 360° 3D, five 270°/360° 3D, and 23 180° 3D state-of-the-art simulators to our disposal.
About Entry Point North
Entry Point North, founded in 2005, is a joint partnership between three air navigation service providers (ANSPs): Naviair (Denmark), LFV (Sweden) and IAA (Ireland).
We are an independent company with extensive training experience inherited from each partner. Together, they employ more than 1,400 air traffic controllers.