Thank you for your interest in joining the VATUSA Cleveland ARTCC (ZOB). You will need to complete the following steps to start the process:

If you are NOT a VATSIM controller already:

  1. Sign up at www.vatsim.net (Please only sign up once as multiple registrations is a violation of COR)
  2. Select the North America region and United States division
  3. It may take up to 24 hrs for the USA division to receive your information.
  4. You will receive an email when you are officially in the division
  5. Take the VATUSA Basic Exam in the CBT and pass with an 80% or above
  6. Select Cleveland ZOB as your ARTCC
  7. All new controller applicants will automatically be put into the Cleveland ARTCC and you will be contacted within 24-48 hrs with steps to proceed.

If you would like to transfer to the Cleveland ARTCC:

  1. If you are not a member of VATUSA, you will need to go to www.vatsim.net and select your region and division before proceeding with the following instructions.
  2. Please go to www.vatusa.net and login to your account with your vatsim id and password.
  3. Once logged onto VATUSA, go to My VATUSA and select Transfer.
  4. Select Cleveland (ZOB) and insert your reason for joining, the system will also check other stipulations to make sure you are eligible to transfer.
  5. Submit the request and you will receive an email with your next steps.

If you would like to become a Visiting Controller:

To become a visiting Controller click [HERE]

We look forward to you joining the Cleveland (ZOB) ARTCC Team.

Thank you!