UAS Drone : Introduction and FFA Part 107 Certification Prep

Course Description

This course prepares individuals for small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS)/
Drone flight certification. Topics include flight theory, flight operations, and flight
training utilizing the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Remote Pilot - Small
Unmanned Aircraft Systems Study Guide, North Carolina Unmanned Aircraft
Systems Operator Permit Knowledge Test Study Guide, and North Carolina
Department of Transportation (NCDOT) Division of Aviation UAS flight standards
& best practices. Learners will gain an introduction to commercial, government,
and recreational drone applications. Coursework will highlight topics such as
regulations, weather, airspace, human factors and sUAS performance. Upon
completion, students will be prepared to sit for the FAA Part 107 Remote Pilot
Knowledge Test and NCDOT UAS Operator Permit.
February 24-26, 2021/ 8:00 am until 5:00 pm (Classroom)
February 27, 2021/ 8:00 am until 1:00 pm (Practical Drone Flights)
Course Length: 29 hours
Class cost :$125.00
(tuition waiver for public safety personnel)
Class Location: Building 19 The William Harold Smith Building
                          Room 107 (lower level)
This course is presented by: McDowell Technical Community College in conjunction with Blue Ridge Mountain Drones, LLC.
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