Two-Day Basic Training

About
Course

Skyfire’s two-day onsite course teaches the most challenging aspects of the FAA’s Remote Pilot Written Exam and how to operate a public safety or industry drone program. It also includes a second day of hands-on flight training. Our training is fully comprehensive and best suited for beginners.

Topics Covered

  • Part 107 – most challenging aspects
  • Certificate of Authorization (COA) types, rules, regulations
  • National Airspace System
  • Public aircraft operations
  • Building a UAS program
  • Crew resource management
  • Components of a UAS program
  • Use cases and missions
  • Selecting the right equipment
  • Basic maintenance
  • Equipment set up
  • Basic flight maneuvers
  • Camera operation
  • Emergency procedures
  • Preventative measures
  • Troubleshooting
  • Firmware updates
  • Full-day practical flight training with a Skyfire certified trainer