Drone Pilot Certification & Training
Application opens on March 3, 2022 and closes on April 15, 2022
Level One - Drone Pilot License
- Prepare to take the Part 107 Certification test.
- Create & pitch a “Drone Services” business plan.
- Meet employers and explore regional drone jobs.
- Must pass test and get licensed to proceed to Level Two and Three.
Level Two - Ground School
This course will be conducted onsite at the SBD Airport in four 2-hour segments (8 hours total). Upon successful completion of the course, participants will be ready for Flight Line Training.
Level Three - Flight Line Training
This is a critical aspect of the comprehensive training consisting of 3-hour segments onsite (10-20 hours total depending on skill level), providing participants the opportunity to gain confidence as a pilot and build the wide variety of flight skills needed by the industry.