Course Overview

This course provides delegates with an understanding of the regulatory framework associated with the operation of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). Delegates will gain knowledge and an understanding of the evolving regulations and how they apply to defense and commercial UAS operations. Delegates will explore guidance on the requirements, operational and technical aspects and the risk-based processes underpinning the application and granting of authorizations for UAS operations.

Сourse Program

The training program consists of 3 parts:

  • Theoretical
  • Practical
  • Training flights

Course duration – 4 weeks

Upon completion of the training course, students should pass an exam. After the exam is completed successfully,  the operator receives a certificate which allows him to operate the UAV.

Key Topics

  • Application of the UAS in the context of international air law
  • Accommodating UAS operations within the current aviation infrastructure
  • Typical use cases
  • General information about the service and technical characteristics of the UAV
  • The requirement for the operator to demonstrate flight safety and how this is achieved
  • Implementation of technology to help control risks and hazards
  • Provision of an environment for safe operation

Who can attend?

This course is suitable for anyone who requires a generic overview of the requirements surrounding UAS operations.

No special knowledge on UAS systems is required other than a basic understanding of the aviation regulatory framework.

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