Lake Land College is offering a 12-hour course that will prepare students for the Part 107 sUAV Commercial Certification Exam, taught by a certified flight instructor. The Federal Aviation Administration requires drone operators to complete and pass an Unmanned Aerial System aeronautical knowledge test as one of the requirements for flying commercial drones legally.
Students will receive basic ground school training, instruction and practice. The certified flight instructor will present lectures and materials explaining FAA regulations, the National Airspace System, weather, loading and performance, operations and safety procedures.
Four dates will be available: Dec. 5, 7, 12 and 14. All classes will meet from 6-9 p.m.
Classes will be held at the Workforce Development Center located at 305 Richmond Ave. East, Mattoon, IL, 61938. The cost is $499, which includes the $150 exam fee.
Register at www.lakelandcollege.edu/learn.
For more information, contact Sandy Spaulding, professional development support, at 217-234-5087 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.