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Part 107 Prep

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation and has established that a licence is mandatory for commercial UAV pilots. Before you decide to take the plunge into the intriguing world of drones and the business opportunities ascribed with them, the very first steps are to enroll in our Part 107 Remote Pilot test preparation course. In addition to obtaining the knowledge required to pass the test with confidence, you will gain the aeronautical decision-making skills necessary to be a competent remote pilot, capable of operating safely in the national airspace system. The 2019 FAA Aerospace Reports Says:

 

301,000 Drone Pilots Needed By 2022!

Flight Training

This flight training will cover knowledge areas as well as provide hands-on use of a drone simulator and an actual drone. The emphasis of the course will be on safe sUAS operations and will be led by our experienced Flight Instructors.  Knowledge areas to be covered include principles of flight, quadcopter flight control systems, automation, Global Positioning System (GPS), equipment set up and various checklist, radio communications, and risk management. 

 

1.5 million jobs by 2025!

Equipment Maintenance

UAV maintenance and equipment monitoring is easily the most crucial element of a UAV’s operations that is either forgotten and/or neglected…BUT…ask anyone in the aviation industry, and don’t forget UAV’s are most certainly considered a player in the commercial aviation world now, just how important aircraft maintenance and firmware updates are in the overall safety and reliability of any flying machine. We take you through the process of keeping drones in good working condition. Scholars learn to build, code and fly drones as well.

 

$200 Billion Economic Impact!   

Equipment Training

For a budding entrepreneur, owning a drone in this day and age is a latent business opportunity just waiting to be explored and exploited. Learn how to efficeintly operate your drone. This class includes two take home drones and insurance.  You will learn how to use features like GPS, WayPoints, Points of Interest to enhance your flying.  It’s time to soar to new heights 

 

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Unmanned Academy Workforce Development

The Unmanned Academy pools resources to bring you the best of both worlds. Prepare for your Commercial Drone License in conjunction with Flight and Equipment Training. This alliance enhances your objective to become a commercial drone pilot and start a drone career. Train Today!

2020 Class Registration Opens November 9th

More About Drone Entrepreneur Academy

The commercial drone industry is growing rapidly and so are business opportunities. Aerial photography, roof inspections, tower and crane inspections, site surveys, crop analysis are only a few of the many business opportunities that await you.

There’s nothing like having a live instructor. In addition to the opportunity of being in the same room with experienced pilots, you will have the chance to hold and review aeronautical maps, set-up equipment, and hands-on flight training. Additionally, you will have access to online modules, online study group, and practice test.

Our quasi in-person and online course, gives you the chance to ask questions, and discuss the material, while still getting the attention from the instructor while you prep for your commercial drone license. If you want to pass the Part 107 drone pilot test – and walk away with hands-on experience as well, this course is for you. 

(Fee does not include FAA Test) Class Minimum Applys!

 

Next Class Starts January 12, 2020!

About The Classes

In this bundle, you will rotate between the following classes: Part 107 Test Prep, Flight Skills,  Equipment Training, and Best Practices. The combination of  these courses puts you in the driver seat of your drone career.   You will also have hands-on flight training. You will also receive two take home drones and insurance.  No experience needed!  (Fee does not include FAA  Exam)

Cost: $1,495

 

 

 

 

Next Class Starts January 12, 2020

We offer a combination of in-person and online classes.  Next Class begins January 12, 2020 and run through March 2020. Registration opens November 9th!

 

 Hands-On Learning

Participants will receive hand-on training using aeronautical maps, setting up drone equipment, various checklist, and build confidence with our hands-on flight skills training.

In Person Class Dates (Sandy Springs/Atlanta)

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Flight Training for Commercial Operators

This program has been designed for you.  Passing the Part 107 exam does not fully prepare you for flight operations.  Our flight training gets you up to speed and build your skills with hands-on experience.

Advance Flight Functions

Student pilot will learn how to access the advanced flight functions such as point of interest, waypoints and more

 

Piloting an Unmanned Aircraft

Student pilot will develop their skills and operate the remote aircraft in an outdoor environment under the direct supervision of a flight instructor. The student will master a series of flight maneuvers and learn how to recover from malfunctions.

Part 107 Test 

The FAA launched new rules for commercial drone pilots under the FAA regulations called Part 107. The new rules allow people interested in flying  their drones for a profit or commercial use to gain a license from the FAA to fly their drone for commercial purposes after passing a 60 question, 2 hour exam offered at an FAA testing center.  After taking our Part 107 Test Prep course, you can book at one of the FAA’s testing centers to take your exam for $150.Once you pass the exam, you get your certificate within a few weeks and are able to fly commercially.

 

Part 107 Test Preparation

This course is designed to help you to adopt a “pilot mindset” and to prepare you to become a U.S. certified commercial drone operator.

Equipment and Use

You will learn about the following: UAV types, Aircraft Components, Battery Technology, Power Systems , Cameras and Gimbals, Controller Settings

Equipment Training

Participants will receive two drones to take home.  We find being able to take home your drones enhancers your flight training.  After this class, you will be able to: Appreciate understanding  the features of your drone and how to utlize them when flying. 

Drone Industry

Future Growth

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301,000 Drone Pilots Needed By 2022

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$100 Billion Industry by 2025

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200% Increase in Commercial Drone Use

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100,000 Jobs Will Be Needed In Drone Coding

How do I become a U.S. commercially certified drone pilot?
  • Pass the Aeronautical Knowledge Test at one of  an FAA approved testing center. Our In-Person courses prepare you for this test.
  • Apply for and obtain a Remote Pilot Certificate with a small UAS rating (like existing pilot airman certificates, this never expires).
  • Pass a recurrent aeronautical knowledge test every 24 months.
  • Be at least 16 years old.

 

Who is eligible to take the FAA written aeronautical knowledge drone test?

Anyone over the age of 16 who is interested in becoming a commercial sUAS / drone pilot. You must also be proficient in English and in a physical and mental condition to safely operate a drone.

Getting your drone pilot certificate is one of the easiest ways to get into the aviation industry.

Will this course help me pass the aeronautical knowledge drone test?

This course was specifically designed to help you prepare for and to successfully pass your FAA Aeronautical Knowledge Test.

About Our Instructors

Drones are changing the world, and we want to do our part along with the FAA  to implement this amazing technology by promoting safety, comprehensive understanding of the equipment, and knowledge of the current regulations. We pride ourselves on our friendly, knowledgeable, and expert flight instructors who offer a variety of experience in the aviation industry.

Class Location

Start-Up Factory in Lithonia, GA

What’s the price of this bundled course?

A low price of $1,395  In this bundle, you will rotate between the following classes: Part 107 Test Prep, Equipment set-up and maintenance, and Drone Business Planning class where you will create your business and marketing plan.  You will also have hands-on flight training. No experience or drone needed!  (Fee does not include FAA Test)

 

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