UMS 107 - Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) Remote Pilot Ground School

Course Description

Effective: 2017-05-01

Presents the aeronautical knowledge required for FAA approved commercial operations as a Remote Pilot with small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) rating. Covers the regulations applicable to small UAS operations, loading and performance, emergency procedures, crew resource management, determining the performance of the small unmanned aircraft, and maintenance/inspection procedures. Prepares students for the FAA written examination required to obtain the Remote Pilot certificate.
Lecture 2-3 hours. Total 2-3 hours per week.
2-3 credits

General Course Purpose

This course is intended to prepare those interested in becoming certified as a Remote Pilot with small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) rating,. It prepares the student with in-depth coverage and understanding of the current FAA sUAS certification topics.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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