One of the core objectives of the Federation is "To promote and uphold a high standard of knowledge and professional efficiency among Air Traffic Controllers". To achieve this, the Federation conducts several educational initiatives, one of which is the production of guidance material for the distribution to the Member Associations. The Federation also conducts training workshops on several important topics details of which can be found in the Workshops section.
ICAO SID STAR Phraseology
The 16th Edition of PANS-ATM contains revised phraseology and procedures for aircraft cleared on SID and STAR procedures.
Drone Sighting Briefing Leaflet
Joint IFALPA-IFATCA leaflet for pilots and air traffic controllers to improve the information flow between the two groups and to coordinate the response when a drone is reported.
Embracing a Just culture is essential to a healthy reporting culture.
TCAS RA Procedures
The correct reaction to a TCAS RA by both controllers and aircrew is essential to the effectiveness of this safety net.
The key to successful progress on issues is effective planning and negotation tactics.