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The Professional Drone Flight Instructor course.

Single rating

Theory

30 Hours

Briefing

10 Hours

Practical patter

3 Hours

Dual rating

Theory

30 Hours

Briefing

11 Hours

Practical patter

6 Hours

ABOUT THIS COURSE

The Professional Drone Flight Instructor course gears a candidate to become proficient in teaching methodologies and practises to impart knowledge on how to take a person with no drone experience to a competent Remote Pilot Licence Holder.

If you already hold a valid RPL with Multi-rotor and Fixed Wing/ Aeroplane categories, you will qualify to become an instructor in both categories. If you only hold a Multi-Rotor Category, then you will only be able to complete your instructor rating with a multi-rotor category.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • 9Be at least 18 years of age
  • 9Valid Class 3 medical certificate
  • 9Valid Remote Pilot License

END QUALIFICATION

  • 9Drone Flight Instructor Rating
  • 9Course completion Certificate
  • 9Teach the Teacher Certificate

Practical Flying

  • 9Practical training sessions include actual flying and simulator exercises. During the Instructor course the candidate would take the role of instructor and demonstrate flight exercises with your instructor mentor.

Lectures 

SUBJECTS COVERED

Lectures 

BRIEFING & PATTER

EXAMINATIONS

Theoretical Training

There are two theory examinations that must be completed during the course.

Instructors rating

SKILLS TEST

Once all training is completed a final skills test will be carried out with a Designated RPAS Examiner (DRE).

DRONE OPS

Customer Care

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Support

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COMMUNITY

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CERTIFICATIONS

Drone Ops is an approved SACAA ROC with a class III General Air Service license.
ROC No: CAA/G1252D

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