Skills and Competencies Needed in Aviation Communications

Training Needs and Testing Requirements – The Latin American Challenge

WHEN: 20th & 21st November, 2014
WHERE: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Focusing on ‘The Latin American Challenge’ – this workshop was attended by delegates from Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Uruguay and the United States. Topics addressed during presentations included language training needs, requirements for testing, communications as a Human Factor. Interactive workshops explored training strategies for each of the ICAO LPR assessment criteria.

ICAEA Workshop: Buenos Aires, Argentina – 20th & 21st November, 2014

EVENT INFORMATION

Programme

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Report

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Photos

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PRESENTATIONS

Presentation 1

“Training: Needs and Difficulties”

Cristina Barbé
Specialist in Education, Pilots Facilitator
Argentina

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Presentation 2

“Testing: The importance of having a test”

Angela Carolina de Moraes Garcia
ANAC
Brazil

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Presentation 3

“Language Proficiency Requirements for pilots and ATCOs: Overview of skills and competencies”

Ana Lúcia Monteiro
ANAC
Brazil

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Presentation 4

“Plain Language v Phraseology”

Alicia Guana
ATC Instructor, ANAC
Argentina

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Presentation 5

“A Wide Angle View of Language as a Human Factor in Aviation”

Esteban Mendoza
Auditor, ANAC
Argentina

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Final Plenary Session

“Developing Tools for Latin America”

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Breakout Session A

“Pronunciation, Structure & Vocabulary””

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Breakout Session B

“Comprehension & Fluency”

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Breakout Session C

“Interaction”

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SPONSORS

ICAEA is very grateful to all our sponsors who did much to ensure the success of this workshop – especially ANAC (CAA Argentina) and CIPE (Centro de Instrucción, Perfeccionamiento y Experimentación), who hosted the event.