Provide aerodrome control services

Formats and tools

Unit Description
Reconstruct the unit from the xml and display it as an HTML page.
Assessment Tool
an assessor resource that builds a framework for writing an assessment tool
Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver AVIY5050, 'Provide aerodrome control services'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
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Elements and Performance Criteria



Elements describe the essential outcomes.

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.


Manage aerodrome traffic zone and aerodrome manoeuvring area


Traffic priorities are applied in accordance with standard operating procedure


Service priorities are applied in accordance with that which is most safety critical


Hazards are identified, risks are assessed and risk controls are implemented


Control practices and procedures are adjusted in accordance with changing aerodrome traffic zone and aerodrome environment factors


Systematic scan technique of aerodrome traffic zone and aerodrome is maintained


General and sector weather observations are conducted


Documented instructions and agreements applicable to jurisdictional area are applied


Non-compliance with control instructions and procedures is recognised and addressed


Taxiways are used to facilitate maximum use of runways


Runway mode selected is suitable and efficient for traffic flow


Runways are operated dependently


Runways are operated independently


Control services are provided in accordance with airspace classification and status


Airspaces are administered in accordance with user activity


Aircraft are authorised to use aerodrome traffic zone and aerodrome


Vehicles and pedestrians are authorised to use aerodrome manoeuvring areas


Assure separation


Conflicts are recognised and resolved


Separation is provided


Jurisdiction for maintaining aircraft separation is agreed and assigned


Alternative separation is provided as required


Separation is adjusted when systems are degraded or airways facilities are reduced


Most appropriate applied separation is provided taking into account safety, expedition and the method of control and surveillance


Compromised separation is recognised and addressed

Qualifications and Skillsets

AVIY5050 appears in the following qualifications:

  • AVI50308 - Diploma of Aviation (Air Traffic Control)
  • AVI50115 - Diploma of Aviation (Air Traffic Control)