This 5-hour course is for drone enthusiasts, hobbyists, and those seeking to continue onto the FAA Drone Pilot Certification training. Participants learn best practices to successfully fly a drone, including basic rules and regulations. Topics include the main parts of an aerial vehicle, including the body, platform and power supply, computing, actuators, sensors, and software. This course is a prerequisite for all other drone courses.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requires anyone flying a drone for commercial purposes to obtain a Remote Pilot Certificate. This FAA certificate validates that participants understand the regulations, operating requirements, and safety needs when flying drones.
FAA requirements for aeronautical knowledge exam are 16 and older, a U.S. citizen, and be able to read and speak English.
Drone enthusiasts and hobbyists Individuals seeking to fly to drones for commercial purposes.
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