Shrewsbury Drone Training Course for PfCO

Your nearest drone course to Shrewsbury is hosted at Premier Meetings Stoke (Trentham Gardens), Stone Road, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ST4 8JG which is about 1 hour away by car.

Trentham Gardens has plenty of free parking and with a retail village and restaurants onsite, why not stay at the hotel and explore the nearby attractions?

All prices quoted include VAT.

 

What is the timetable for the course?

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.

Once you have passed your Theory Course, you’ll then have to complete you Flight Test (Operational Evaluation) within 12 months.

Day 1

9am - 5pm

  • Intro & Air Law

  • Principles of Flight (PoF)

  • Meteorology

  • Airspace and Operating Principles

  • Operations Manual & Risk Assessment

  • Li-Po Batteries

Day 2

9am - 5pm

  • Human Factors

  • Operator Responsibilities & Airmanship

  • Navigation

  • Flight Planning

  • UKLFS and Collision Effects

  • Revision

  • Exam


Flight Test (Must be completed unto 12 months from completing your Theory Course)

2 Hour AM/PM

  • On-Site Survey & Risk Assessment

  • Brief the instructor

  • Practical Assesment

  • Result & De-Brief