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Drone Pilot 101

This two-hour course will cover the process of becoming a Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) certified Pilot for small, unmanned aircraft (commonly known as a drone). During the course, the instructor will demonstrate the basics of flying a drone.

Course Date: April 21, 2018 10am-12pm  
Location: Stockton Campus, Weber Hall 103
Continuing Education Units (CEU): 0.2
Course Code: UDRN 101
Cost: $15

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Course Outcomes 

  1. Students will learn Aircraft Registration process.
  2. Students will learn Operating Limitations of Drone
  3. Students will learn National Airspace System classification.
  4. Students will learn how to interpret a basic METAR report and read a sectional chart.
  5. Students will learn how to apply for FAA Pilot certification.
  6. Students will learn the types of Drones available in the market.
  7. Students will learn most commons features of Drones.
  8. Students will learn the basics of flying a Drone.
  9. Students will learn how to record a video, edit it, and post it online using a Drone.

Resources 
Online links will be provided for FAA study guide and reading materials.   

Course Delivery
Face to face using Learning Management System (LMS). All course materials are uploaded in LMS.   

Course Schedule

10: 00 am - 10:30 am Overview and Operating Limitations
10:30 am - 11:00 am Key Concepts from FAA's Study Guide and Certification Process
11:00 am - 11:30 am Drone Types and Key Features 
11:30 am - 12:00 pm Basics of Flying and Field Trip 


Instructor: Niraj Chaudhary, FAA Certified Remote Pilot
Email Address: nchaudhary@pacific.edu
(209) 932-3193
3601 Pacific Ave, Stockton CA 95211