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UF IFAS Extension Okaloosa County

Want to become a Certified Drone Pilot?

We are partnering with the Hsu Educational Foundation to provide 2 great classes for new or intermediate level drone pilots!

The first class is June 24, 2021.  This class will cover the basics of Part 107 Remote Pilot Certification.  This class is designed to prepare participants to pass the FAA initial aeronautical knowledge exam. 

We will cover Aircraft identification and registration, Airspace and Aeronautical Symbols, Aviation weather and effects, Risk management, Aeronautical knowledge, and Sectional Chart Reading.

The cost for this class is $100.  Participants will receive a study manual.  Lunch will be provided.

The second class is June 25, 2021.  This class is hands-on drone flight training.  This class will be taught by experienced industry professional Remote Pilots.

No experience is required to attend this class.

Feel free to bring your own drone or one will be provided.

Please ensure your batteries are charged beforehand should you bring your own UAS.

The cost for this class is $200.  Lunch is provided in this class as well.  This class is an outdoor class so come prepared.

June 24, 2021

Okaloosa County Extension Office

3098 Airport Road

Crestview, FL 32539

9am to 4pm

Pre-register by June 17th at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/remote-pilot-training-tickets-153698848393

June 25, 2021

HSU STEM Range

7396 Bill Lundy Rd.

Laurel Hill, FL 32567

9am to 4pm

Pre-register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/remote-pilot-flight-training-tickets-156728054831