Drone Ground Course | Richmond | North Yorkshire

Course Details

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  • The course will follow the syllabus that is laid out by the UK CAA. The topics include:
    UAS Airspace Operating Principles
    • Airmanship and Aviation Safety
    • Air Law and Responsibilities
    • Meteorology
    • Navigation Charts
    • Human Factors
    • Aircraft Knowledge
    • Operating Procedures

Day 2

This is a more practical day so that you can put what you have learnt into practice.

  • Operations Manual Status Review
    • Template Run Through
    • Pre-Requisite for the Practical Flight Assessment
    • Safe Set Up Demonstration
    • Flying Skills Evaluation and Coaching
    • Question and Answer Session

Course Suitability

Suitable for anyone looking to gain a PfCO licence, and people wanting to operate Drones as a profession

Essential Reading

For pre-study you will be provided with materials that you should complete

Drone Ground School Training will get you ready for your CAA application

This DronePartners Ground School Course in Richmond, North Yorkshire is the perfect way to get the practical skills and knowledge that you need to apply for a PfCO licence.

The 2-day course takes you through the CAA syllabus so that you are fully prepared for your assessment.

If you have your own Drone then you should bring it along with you to the course. Drone Partners experienced pilots will be able to direct you using your own drone. Alternatively, there will be a drone available for you to use.