Search Mission Coordinator (SMC) Course

Course Aim:

To equip the participants with sufficient knowledge and skills to be able to direct and control all aspects of a full aeronautical Search and Rescue operation.

Course Duration:

2 Weeks of formal training.

Course Requirements:

Participants on this course will be fully qualified and practising Air Traffic Controllers, nominated by unit Managers or States.


The course will be conducted in the English language.


The learning methodology employed will consist of classroom lectures, practical classroom applications, group work, video presentations, guest presenters and practical application in a Rescue Co-ordination Centre.

Contact Person:

To enrol on this course please contact Mr M Molapo, email: