OFO No: 672104


What is a Radartrician? 

Radartricians are in demand! 

A Radartrician is a person who has specialised in electronics and radar equipment.

Their job will be to maintain and repair radar equipment. It’s a very responsible job. 

Radar is used for:

  • air traffic control
  • navigation
  • astronomy
  • weather forecasting

The equipment used by a Radartrician is highly sophisticated and technical.

What does a Radartrician do?

  • regular routine checks on radar equipment
  • diagnoses faults
  • repairs and maintains radar systems
  • install new components or systems

Are you … ?

  • interested in aviation?
  • good with your hands?
  • reliable and trustworthy?
  • safety conscious?
  • technically minded?
  • willing to work unusual hours if needed?

How do I become a Radartrician?

TETA Seta advises: You will need one of the following:

  • National Certificate in Communication, Navigation & Surveillance Support
  • National Diploma in Aeronautical Surveillance Systems

You will require:

  • Grade 12 or Matric + Mathematics + English
  • TETA Seta



Is becoming a Radartrician right career choice for me?

See below for more info.