5 Day Prep Course
Prep Course for FAA UAS Pilot Exam
UAS is a growing field. Whether you are an employer wondering how this new technology could benefit your company, a student or recent grad looking to give yourself that competitive edge or someone looking to learn a new skill, let GCC help and call (906) 307-1207 to enroll today.
- Personalized and Expert Instruction
- Classroom and Field Applications
- UAS regulations
- National Airspace System
- Understanding Loading and Performance Operations
- Comprehend weather and National Airspace System
- Classes begin Monday, September 17, 2018.
- Monday, Sept. 17
- Wednesday, Sept. 19
- Monday, Sept. 24
- Wednesday, Sept. 26
- Monday, Oct. 1
All classes will be held in room B-21 (lower level) of the Jacob Solin Center for Business Education on the main campus of Gogebic Community College in Ironwood from 5-8pm CST on the listed days above.
Cost: $240 for the course which includes a $20 booklet
There is a discount for full-time students already attending GCC.
The 15 hours of instruction will also include individual flight time by the students.
Students participating in the class will receive a FREE mini-drone ($20 value).
Only 30 students will be accepted into this course.
Drone Operations Facilitator/Instructor: Todd Gibbon, of Ashland, WI
Gibbon received his FAA part 107 Unmanned Aircraft rating in 2016 and worked as an airplane mechanic before becoming a civil engineer. In Gibbon’s engineering work, he used drones for topographic surveying, creating aerial mosaics and monitoring changes in vegetation.