Air Traffic Controller

Air traffic is growing. In order to guide traffic and to manage the ever increasing flows, skeyes is regularly searching for new and motivated candidate air traffic controllers.

What do our air traffic controllers do?

As an air traffic controller you are responsible for safe and efficient incoming, outgoing and overflying air traffic in the controlled airspace above Belgium and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. Every year, skeyes controls over 1 million aircraft movements. Both during the day and at night our air traffic controllers are on hand to give the pilots the necessary instructions regarding their flight level, flight paths and most importantly, to ensure that aircrafts remain at a safe distance from one other. Ladies and gentlemen, please board for this exciting job and reach the sky!

Will you help us keep our airspace safe? Become an air traffic controller!

Register now for our recruitment exam!

Simply follow these steps:

1. Registration

Register up to and including 20 March 2019 for our large-scale recruitment exam.

If you pass all the tests, you will start as an Air Traffic Controller trainee in November 2019.

2. 5 selection rounds

Each time you pass a selection round, we will invite you to participate in the next:

  • FEAST I – from 25 March up to and including 9 April 2019
  • FEAST II – from 15 April up to and including 25 April 2019
  • interview and English oral exam– from 2 May up to and including 17 May 2019
  • group assessment – from 23 May up to and including 4 June 2019
  • medical examination – from 20 June up to and including 15 October 2019

The selection round timetable might still change, depending on the number of registrations.

Important! The language in which you register now (Dutch or French) will determine your language group during the whole recruitment process. It is not possible to register in English.

The language group you belong to not only determines the language in which you will receive correspondence from skeyes, but also the language in which the psychological evaluation interview and the group assessment shall be conducted at the exam.

In other words :
If you choose to be considered as of this moment as a Dutch-speaking candidate:

If you choose to be considered as of this moment as a French-speaking candidate:

01 // Requirements

02 // Selection process

What are the different steps in the selection process?


The training to become an air traffic controller consists of two important successive phases :

During the training you will be assessed at different periods. Following the result of each assessment you either go on to the next training course, restart the previous one or stop the training all together. All training courses and assessments (written or oral) are completely conducted in English.


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