Welcome to Civil Aviation Training Centre (CATC)

Participants of CNS induction course carefully following Eng. Lucy Msuya on how the radar operates.

3D Simulator

Participants of Aerodrome Control Course from Uganda at 3D Aerodrome Control Simulator

Teaching with demonstration makes perfect understanding

Controller position of the modern radar simulator installed at CATC for Approach radar and Area radar Control

Controller position for the modern radar simulator installed at CATC for Approach radar and Area radar Control

Pilot position for the modern Radar Simulator installed at CATC

Stakeholders meeting

Group photo remarking the end of Approach Control Procedural Refresher Course No. 1 with the guest of Honour (4th from left), The principal of CATC and the ICAO expert Mr. Rugaba(5th from left)



Is the training arm of the Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority (TCAA). It was established on 10th June 1985 through the joint efforts of the Government of the United Republic of Tanzania, the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and the  United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). The Training Centre is located in Dar es Salaam at the Julius Nyerere International Airport (JNIA) Terminal One Building.

Through CATC,  substantial improvements have taken place in Africa to meet the training needs and requirements of the aviation industry; thousands of men and women from organisations representing the aviation sector in Eastern, Western and Southern Africa have acquired knowledge, skills and attitude which have tremendously raised their value and improved job performance.



  • ISO 9001: 2015 Certified
  • Associate member of ICAO TRAINAIR PLUS, Montreal, Canada
  • Full accredited by National Council for Technical Education (NACTE) (REG/EOS/006)
  • Approved Aviation Training Organization by Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority and Burundi Civil Aviation Authority
  • African Aviation Training Organization (AATO) Council Member
  • Corporate member of Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport(CILT), London

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