Drone Ground School (Trial)
Drone Ground School TRIAL
Interested in drones but not sure if you want to pursue a Drone Pilot Certificate?
Try Drone Ground School Trial Version for 7 days to learn everything about drone technology, safety and regulations.
Trial version includes 4 of the 12 modules from Drone Ground School.
1. Intro to Drones
2. Theory of Flight
3. Air Space Management
4. Air Law
Learning Hours: 8 Hours
Access Duration: You have 7 Days access to the course after enrollment
Online with Self-pace and Webinar Components
Anyone interested in learning drone safety and regulations in Canada.
What is Drone Pilot Certificate?
Transport Canada released new regulations on Jan 9, 2019, which replaces SFOC with a Drone Pilot Certificate. Similar to driver's license, a drone pilot must pass an online written exam (through Transport Canada website), and an in-person flight review (through a training facility).
What does Ground School teach?
Ground School is a prep course for Transport Canada's online advanced pilot exam.
What does Flight Training teach?
Using DJI Phantom 4 Pro, flight school is a 3-hour prep course for Flight Review. Students can book additional sessions with application focused training.
What does Flight Review entail?
Flight Review is an 1-hour flight test where the pilot is required to complete a drone flight to demonstrate their ability to fly safely.
Does student need to bring a drone for Training?
No. DJI Phantom 4 Pro is included for flight training.
Does student need to bring a drone for Flight Review?
Yes. Students can choose to bring their own drone for flight review, or rent AlteX DJI Phantom 4 Pro package.
Where is Flight Training and Testing located?
In King City, 30 minutes from Toronto.
Free course return policy not applicable.
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