ICARUS STANDARD COURSE

 

2 days drone training to achieve your Permission for Commercial Operation (from the CAA) in the UK   

 

What does this drone training course include?

Includes

  • 2-day theory ground school.
  • Refreshments and Lunch included at venue.
  • Aide-memoire.
  • Award of certificate upon passing theory course.
  • Operations manual template, guidance and ops manual review.
  • Closed book theory exam.
  • Operational Evaluation (Flight Test) - booked on separate day.
  • Support 9am-5pm Monday to Friday

What is the timetable?

Below is an outline of the ICARUS Theory Course syllabus; it shows the lessons you will undertake in order to learn the required information to be a competent and safe commercial operator. The theory course culminates with a multiple choice examination of 50 questions. The pass mark for the exam is 80% – but do not be phased by this! We will ensure that you have the required knowledge to pass the exam by the time you come to sit it.

Day 1

9am - 5pm

  • Intro & Air Law
  • Principles of Flight (PoF)
  • Metereology
  • Airspace and Operating Principles
  • Operations Manual & Risk Assessment

Day 2

9am - 5pm

  • Human Factors
  • Operator Responsibilities & Airmanship
  • Navigation
  • Flight Planning
  • Li-Po Batteries & UKLFS
  • Revision/Exam

PRACTICAL TEST (included in course price - to be booked at a later date determined by pilot proficiency)

2 Hour AM/PM

  • On-Site Survey & Risk Assessment
  • Brief the instructor
  • Practical Assesment
  • Result & De-Brief

What is not included?


What is the process to earn your PfCO (Permission for Commercial Operation) ?