>>> especially for someone like me who is going to hopefully get
my dx licence in the next couple of months.
Well, just to make sure that you're aware, just getting the license doesn't allow you in the JS
. You still have to be an active dispatcher with the airline, and being an airline employee (in some other capacity) with a license doesn't qualify...
>>>My company wants us to go beyond the minimum, but it's not required.
We used to do three days, but our labor group and the company agreed to cut it down to two. Personally, I still make it a point to do three, and intentionally seek out thunderstorm days, fog days, and winter ops days, since all three create distinctly different operating challenges....
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