Training Schedule

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2021 Training Programs

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Our comprehensive Basic and Advanced Drone Operations training programs prepare you to apply for a Pilot Certificate – Small Remotely Piloted Aircraft (VLOS) – Basic or Advanced Operations and cover material on all topics/subjects dedicated to TP 15263:

RPAS Ground School (Basic Operations)

  • Course Code: RPASOTC-GSB-2001
  • Course Details: This course consists of three modules:
    1. Self-Study: 3 hours - Covers material dedicated to Canadian Aviation Regulations, Radiotelephony and pilot resources relevant to RPAS/UAV operations plus topics/subjects dedicated to TP 15263
    2. Instructor Led (Online): 7 hours – Covers topics/subjects dedicated to TP 15263
    3. Knowledge Check (Online): 1 hour (Practice Exam)
  • 2021 Class Dates:
    • January 30 and 31 - Registration CLOSED
    • February 27 and 28 - Registration CLOSED
    • March 27 and 28
    • April 24 and 25
  • Class Day and Time (Eastern Time): Saturday 10:00am-2:00pm AND Sunday 10:00am-2:00pm
  • Cost: *$125.00 (+ Tax) per person
    • *SAVE $50.00 - Women Candidates of All Ages
    • *SAVE $50.00 - Candidates 14-16 Years of Age
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    *Enrolled candidates between 14-16 years of age may invite a parent to join them for the course at an additional $100 (+Tax)
    - A total savings of $75!!

  • Prerequisite: None - given the comprehensive nature of the Small Basic Exam, Transport Canada recommends taking this course.

Customized/Group Training: We can provide customized group training at your location.
Please Contact us to discuss your requirement.

RPAS Flight School (Basic Operations)

  • Course Code: RPASOTC-FSB-2001
  • Course Details: This course consists of 3 modules:
    1. Self-Study: 2 hours – Covers material to help you prepare for field training.
    2. Instructor Led (Hands-on): 1 hour – Provides hands-on training and tips to maintain and operate your drone.
    3. Proficiency Check (Hands-on): 15 min. – Tests your skills and knowledge to maintain and operate your drone.
  • Class Date, Day & Time: By appointment only. Click here to book a date.
    Note: In-person Flight School is offered in limited locations at this time.
  • Cost**: $150.00 (+ Tax) per person
    Cost**: $175.00 and up (+ Tax) per person with drone supplied by RPASOTC
  • Prerequisite:
    Pilot Certificate – Small Remotely Piloted Aircraft (VLOS) – Basic Operations
    Certificate of Registration for the drone being used for flight training. If you do not own a drone, RPASOTC can provide one at additional cost, please check for details
  • Book RPAS Flight School (Basic Operations) Training

Customized/Group Training: We can provide customized group training at your location.
Please Contact us to discuss your requirement.

**Cost varies by location. Additional travel cost may apply, please check to confirm.

RPAS Ground School (Advanced Operations)

  • Course Code: RPASOTC-GSA-1901
  • Course Details: This course consists of three modules:
    1. Self-Study: 5 hours - Covers material dedicated to Special Flight Operations Certificate (SFOC) and pilot resources relevant to RPAS/UAV operations plus topics/subjects dedicated to TP 15263.
    2. Instructor Led (Online): 20 hours – Covers topics/subjects dedicated to TP 15263.
    3. Knowledge Check (Online): 2 hours (Practice Exam).
  • 2021 Class Dates:
    • January 22, 23 and 24 - Registration CLOSED
    • February 5, 6 and 7 - Registration CLOSED
    • February 19, 20 and 21 - Registration CLOSED
    • March 5, 6 and 7 - Registration CLOSED
    • March 12, 13 and 14 - Registration CLOSED
    • April 9, 10 and 11 - Registration CLOSED
    • May 28, 29 and 30
    • June 25, 26 and 27
    • July 23, 24 and 25
  • Class Day and Time (Eastern Time): Friday 6:00pm-10:00pm;   Saturday 9:30am-6:30pm;   Sunday 9:30am-6:30pm
  • Class Size: Maximum of eight students per class.
  • Cost: *$625.00 (+ Tax) per person
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  • Prerequisite: None - given the comprehensive nature of the Advanced online exam and flight review, Transport Canada recommends taking this course.
  • Restricted Operator Certificate – Aeronautical (ROC-A) is offered at no cost when you book RPAS Flight School or RPAS Flight Review along with this course.

Customized/Group Training: We can provide customized group training at your location.
Please Contact us to discuss your requirement.

RPAS Flight School (Advanced Operations)

  • Course Code: RPASOTC-FSA-1901
  • Course Details: This course consists of 3 modules:
    1. Self-Study: 2 hours – Covers material to help you prepare for field training.
    2. Instructor Led (Hands-on): Instructor Led (Hands-on): 5 hours – Provides hands-on training and tips to maintain and operate your drone, and prepare for the flight review.
    3. Proficiency Check (Hands-on): 1 hour – Tests your skills and knowledge to maintain and operate your drone and prepare for the flight review, a requirement to obtain an Advanced sRPAS pilot certificate.
  • Class Date, Day & Time: By appointment only. Click here to book a date.
    Note: In-person Flight School is offered in limited locations at this time.
  • Cost**: $550.00 (+ Tax) per person
    Cost**: $750.00 and up (+ Tax) per person with drone supplied by RPASOTC
  • Book RPAS Flight School (Advanced Operations) Training
  • Prerequisite:
    Pilot Certificate – Small Remotely Piloted Aircraft (VLOS) – Basic Operations or Advanced Operations
    Certificate of Registration for the drone being used for flight training. If you do not own a drone, RPASOTC can provide one at additional cost, please check for details

Customized/Group Training: We can provide customized group training at your location.
Please Contact us to discuss your requirement.

**Cost varies by location. Additional travel cost may apply, please check to confirm.


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