Drone Pilot Ground School

Become an FAA certificated Drone Pilot to fly for commercial use!

Learn what is necessary to pass the FAA Knowledge Exam for drone certification (sUAS and Part 107)!

Why would I take lessons from balloon training experts? We’re more than just balloon training experts. We’re UAS certificated drone pilots and Federal Aviation Administration Safety Team Drone Pros! Not to mention our Co-founder and President, Adam Magee, is a designated by the Federal Aviation Administration as a Drone examiner meaning that he can issue Drone certificates in addition to hot air balloon private and commercial pilot certificates.

We’ve helped over 50% of all new balloon pilots earn their certificates, now we want to help those interested in earning their Drone certificates! We are proud to be a 501c3 non-profit organization with no paid staff! Just people with a passion for helping others!

$60.00

First-Time Pilots

Eligibility

To become a drone pilot you must:

  • Be at least 16 years old
  • Be able to read, speak, write, and understand English
  • Be in a physical and mental condition to safely fly a drone
  • Pass the initial aeronautical knowledge exam

Our course helps you pass the aeronautical knowledge exam!

Your Course Includes

Drone Regulations

National Airspace System

Weather

Airport Operations

Communication Procedures

Emergency Procedures

300+ Practice Questions

5 Practice Exams

And much more!

Course Curriculum

  • Introduction to Drones
    10 minutes
  • Drone Pre-Test
    Dynamic
  • Drone Regulations
    90 minutes
  • Drone Regulations
    71 questions
  • Drone Airspace Classification, Operating Requirements, and Flight Restrictions
    60 minutes
  • Drone – How to identify what airspace I am in
    30 minutes
  • Drone – Class B
    15 minutes
  • Drone – Class C airspace
    15 minutes
  • Drone – Class D airspace
    15 minutes
  • Drone – Class E airspace
    15 minutes
  • Drone – How to identify and operate in Class E airspace
    30 minutes
  • Drone – Class G
    15 minutes
  • Drone – Airspace Restrictions
    30 minutes
  • Drone – Airspace Authorizations
    30 minutes
  • Drone – UAS Facility Maps
    30 minutes
  • Drone Airspace
    70 questions
  • Drone Aviation Weather Sources
    45 minutes
  • Drone Effects of Weather on Small Unmanned Aircraft Performance
    30 minutes
  • Drone Weather
    66 questions
  • Drone Small Unmanned Aircraft Loading
    30 minutes
  • Drone Emergency Procedures
    60 minutes
  • Drone Radio Communication Procedures
    30 minutes
  • Drone Determining the Performance of Small Unmanned Aircraft
    30 minutes
  • Drone Performance
    27 questions
  • Drone Aeronautical Decision-Making and Judgment
    30 minutes
  • Drone Physiological Factors (Including Drugs and Alcohol) Affecting Pilot Performance
    30 minutes
  • Drone Airport Operations
    30 minutes
  • Drone Airport Operations
    19 questions
  • Drone Maintenance and Preflight Inspection Procedures
    30 minutes
  • Drone Operations
    71 questions
  • Drone Practice Exam #1
    Dynamic
  • Drone Practice Exam #2
    Dynamic
  • Drone Practice Exam #3
    Dynamic
  • Drone Practice Exam #4
    Dynamic
  • Drone Practice Exam #5
    Dynamic
  • Drone next steps
    30 minutes

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To take this course click on the button below. You will then be directed to create an account and check-out using a secure online credit card processor.