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Building Science - Roselle, Illinois

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Water Loss Specialist Prep Course & Exam - Roselle, Illinois

UAV (Drone) Pilot Ground School for Restoration Contractors
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 Export to Your Calendar 6/16/2018 to 6/24/2018
When: June 16/17 and June 23/24
Where: Online
United States
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Online registration is available until: 6/8/2018
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Unmanned Aerial vehicles (UAVs or ‘drones’) are an affordable productivity and health & safety tool that can change the way you and your customers view exterior restoration projects. Learn how to qualify and use UAVs anywhere in Canada to legally, skillfully and safely make or save money, protect inspectors from injury and get better inspection data faster. The course employs a practical approach to UAV operations by introducing students to real-world roof and property inspection scenarios designed especially for restoration contractors.

 

RIA’s UAV Ground School is a premium-quality LIVE online instructor-led classroom course. Our real-time online classroom is fully interactive with a real teacher, and includes all reference materials.

Critical UAV Pilot Skills covered in this course include Canadian regulation and compliance, flight planning, standard operating procedures, risk and crisis management, equipment maintenance and post flight records. This course covers foundational knowledge such as:

·       Air Law

·       Navigation

·       Meteorology

·       UAV Systems

·       Flight Operations

·       Radiotelephony

·       SFOC process overview

·       Hardware overview

·       UAV roof inspection flight automation and damage detection software

RIA’s UAV Ground School is compliant with Transport Canada’s requirements for Pilots of Small UAVs 25 kg or less. Graduates are qualified to apply to Transport Canada for Special Flight Operations Certificates (‘SFOC’) and begin the process to conduct legal, safe and relatively short-notice commercial UAV operations.

Ø  Course hours: 24 live classroom hours, 6 hours per day spread over 4 days

Ø  UAV exam:

o   3 hour online open book short answer/multiple-choice.

o   Exam fee is included in course tuition.

Ø  Radiotelephony (ROC-A) exam:

o   1 hour live in-person closed book short answer/multiple choice exam conducted by an authorized examiner in your town.

o   We refer you to an examiner.

o   Exam fee ranges from $50 to $75.

Ø  Ground school dates: 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM Eastern Time June 19, 21, 26 and 28, 2018. All days must be attended.