About the course
This course is designed to equip individuals for the FAA certification test to obtain a commercial rating to conduct commercial drone operations in the United States. All participants must be at least 16 years old.
Note: Persons who have a commercial or private pilot license should not take this course.
Course Outline: The course will be divided into 12 condensed sections. Each course will be approximately one hour, plus three hours of review and a practice exam for a total of 16 hours of instruction. Course sections include: regulations, airspace classifications, aviation weather, small unmanned loading, emergency procedures, crew resource management, radio communications, determining performance of small unmanned systems, physiological effects of drug and alcohol, aeronautical decision making and judgement, airport operations, maintenance and pre-flight inspection procedures, and review and exam.
Enginneering Professor Dr. Anthony ChoiDr. Anthony Choi received a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from George Washington University in 1991, and his M.S. and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from University of Florida in 1995 and 2002, respectively. He is presently a Professor and Director of Mach...
Mr. Granich is the founder of Advanced Airspace Management. His interest in unmanned systems goes back to the late 1960's operating RC aircraft. In 1990, he attended the Navy’s Senior Enlisted Academy at the Naval War College in New Port, Rhode Island. During his 22 years of Naval service, he obt...
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