Our drone flying training course has been designed and developed by former military and civilian, rotary and fixed wing, manned and remote pilots and former air traffic controllers. Our instructors are all very experienced civilian commercial operators which ensures you, that the training is up-to-date and relevant, satisfying not just the CAA requirements but also prepares you for your first job as a commercial drone operator.
What does the Unmanned Aircraft Qualification drone course include?
- Computer based distance learning
- Ground School with theory test (2 days at 10 locations)
- Practical Flight Assessment (over 10 locations)
- Operations Manual development + review
- Free course study manual + pilot checklists
- Student support Facebook group
- Ongoing support for graduates
After completing the drone course, we will continue to support you in the writing of your operations manual and will even help you apply to the CAA for your PfCO.
What’s different about the Fast Track PfCO course?
Our flagship product, the UAQ Fast Track PfCO is unique it it's class. . It is the first course that can offer the completion of the Flight Assessment without the need to return at a later date, saving you time and money, and is dual accredited by the CAA (for sub 20kg SUA), and ProQual AB (Level 3 Certificate, and Level 4 Diploma)
Upon signing up for the CAA approved drone flying course you will gain access to our candidates’ section where you will have access to:
All the details you will need to arrive in the right place at the right time and be fully up to speed on what will be expected of you to complete the course.
Course Study Manual (CSM)
All the theoretical knowledge you will need to pass the theory exam is in this document. It is a pre-course requirement that you have read this document and have a good working knowledge of the contents.
Online Learning Portal
Here, we have broken the sections of the Course Study Manual down into subject lessons so it is easier to digest. Where relevant, there are also supplementary videos to aid learning. At the end of each lesson, there is a quiz that has a selection of questions in the same style as those in the final exam for exam practice.
Flight Reference Handbook (FRH)
Contains some useful tools, tables and reference charts that will help you not only with the course but also into your piloting careers.
Exam Reference Material
All the material you will need to reference to complete the exam is contained in this document.