Introduction to UAS Operations

This package was created for those new to the commercial drone industry, and provides an introduction to drone operations, regulations and equipment. The RMUS Intro to UAS Operations Package includes the following  3 courses:

1 – Introduction to Commercial UAS

A beginning course on Commercial/Industrial Unmanned Aerial Systems. This is a great beginning course for all pilots and managers new to unmanned aerial systems. The course will give you a strong beginning introducing you to the different aspects of drone inspection.

Course Outline

  • UAS Terminology
  • Use Cases
  • Regulations
  • Safe Flight Operation
  • Maintenance
  • UAS Crew

2 – Introduction to Part 107 Concepts

This is a prep course covering the more difficult concepts on the FAA Remote UAS Pilot Exam. This course also requires self study on students part to prepare for the exam. This course was created to help prepare you for the FAA Part 107 Remote USA Pilot Exam.   We cover a majority of topics, but we suggest using the Prepware App to study and practice for the exam. Once you’re scoring over 80% on the Prepware test exams, you’ll be prepared for the actual exam.

Course Outline

  • Introduction to Part 107
  • Intro to Latitude & Longitude
  • AGL and MSL
  • Ceilings and Floors
  • Sectional Legend
  • METARs and TAFs
  • Additional Information

3 – Introduction to Drone Crew Responsibilities

This training is set up to deliver training for 4 flight crew responsibilities: Visual Observer, Technicians, Camera Operator, and General Field Crew.
For smaller operations these roles may be handled by one person, for larger operations, different people might be assigned each of these roles.

Course Outline

  • Camera Operator
  • Field Crew
  • Technicians
  • Visual Observer