Intro to Flight: UAV Hands-on Training

Learning the particulars of legally flying a UAV can be confusing and intimidating. Our expert can guide you through the rules and regulations governing the use of UAVs and provide hands-on experience flying one of our DJI platform UAVs. Our ten (10) hour course offers a combination of classroom training and hands-on flight sessions featuring the following:

  • - 3 Indoor flight sessions
  • - 10 Hours of in-person training
  • - Use of our UAV
  • - Access to Our FAA Certified Remote Pilot
  • - Class limited to 12 students

Course Objectives

  • - Begin to learn about the Federak Aviation Administration (FAA) rules and regulations governing UAVs
  • - Gain confidence with hands-on operation of a UAV
  • - Be able to make an informed buying decision about which UAV is right for you


Course Outline

  • - Classroom and hands-on training by a FAA Certified Remote Pilot
  • - Introduction to Part 107 FAA rules and regulations
  • - UAV models, equipment, and software; from hobby to specialty UAVs
  • - What to consider before you purchase your UAV
  • - UAV safety guidelines and flight checklist
  • - Step-by-step, how to register your UAV
  • - Learn the basics of UAV flight and get hands-on with different types of UAVs
  • - Understand the parts of the UAV and what they do
  • - Learn about the various features and settings of UAVs
  • - Get comfortable hovering in mid-air and gently landing the UAV
  • - Take off and land safely
  • - Get comfortable flying the UAV left/right and forwards/backwards
  • - Learn how to fly the UAV in a pattern
  • - Learn how the UAV functions during continuous flight

Participants should be at least 16 years old.

Class will be held in the library and the gym at Lake Region State College.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellation more than 5 days prior to start of training results in a 25% cancellation fee based on the class fee. Cancellation 5 days or less to the start of training results in no refund.

Wednesday, March 4 at 5:30pm to 9:00pm

Lake Region State College, Gymnasium 1801 College Dr N, Devils Lake, ND 58301

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Lecture, Outdoor, Education




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