UAV Training

Recreational UAV Program

The use of UAV’s (Drones) has increased exponentially over the past few years both recreationally and commercially. With the implementation of strict Transport Canada regulations in the past few months for both recreational and commercial UAV pilots understanding  these complex regulations  has become difficult. It is Critical to understand  where you can fly and what is required of you.

The Brampton Flight Centre is uniquely positioned to deliver a comprehensive UAV course that will enable UAV pilots to learn not only the Regulations for flying your UAV recreationally and Commercially in Canada, but also detailed insight on many UAV related subjects. The Program will be taught by Both Qualified Flight instructors and Commercial UAV Pilots. With many hours of Flight experience.

Introduction to UAV’s (Drones) This course is recommend for new UAV’s  both recreational and Commercial,  The  course for recreational UAV Pilots is 1 day long. For Commercial UAV Pilots the Course has a second Part which operates a further 2 Days. (See UAV Course Part 2  Course description)

Part-One of the program will include many practical UAV subjects , Including:

  • Transport Canada Regulations for Commercial and Recreational Pilots
  • Current Technology and its uses commercially
  • The Future of UAV’s
  • VR (Virtual reality) Technologies
  • Care and Maintenance
  • Transmitters
  • Recreational UAV uses
  • Safe Flying Procedures
  • Flight Controls
  • Flight Planning
  • Video and Imaging Software and Techniques
  • LiPo Batteries storage and Transport
  • Clubs and Organizations
  • Multi-person Operations
  • SFOC (Special Flight Operations Certificate) for Commercial UAV Pilots
  • Fines and Consequences of unsafe flying.
  • Hands on Flight training with UAV Devices

Individuals taking the course will be required to take a simple written and flight test to prove their understanding of the course materials.

You can register online on the BFC Pilot Shop website In-House UAV courses at the Brampton Flight Centre or click on the following link.

https://www.bramptonflightcentre.com/product/commercial-uav-course/

The cost of this course is $169.00 for the two days.

If you have any further  questions  feel free to contact Richard Hubley:

[email protected]

Phone: 905 838-1400 ext 214

Commercial UAV Program

Program Covers the following:

TP 15263 – Knowledge Requirements for Pilots of Unmanned Air Vehicle Systems (UAV) 25 kg or Less, Operating within Visual Line of Sight 

SFOC applicants demonstrating compliance in the following areas may be eligible for SFOCs of greater scope and/or duration; they may also benefit from more-timely approval of SFOC applications.

This Comprehensive Course  includes the following  topics:

Part I

UAV/UAS General knowledge, History and Usage

Flight Controls

UAV Maintainance best practices

Commercial Flight Operations

SFOC (Special Flight Operations Certificate) Requirements and Procedures)

ROC-A Radio Exam (If Required)

General Knowledge Exam

Photography and Video Production for UAV/UAS

Engines and Electric Motors

General Safety Issues

Current transport Canada Regulations for UAV/UAS Operations

Part II

AIR LAW …………………………………………………………………. Air Law and Procedures
NAVIGATION …………………………………………………………. Navigation and Radio Aids
METEOROLOGY ………………………………………………………. Meteorology – Section
AERONAUTICS – GENERAL KNOWLEDGE ………………… Airframes, Engines, and Systems
Theory of Flight
Flight Instruments
Flight Operations
Human Factors
RADIOTELEPHONY…………………………………………………….. Aeronautical and Crew

Participants who successfully complete the course are issued a Certificate proving they have completed a TP15263 Compliant course. The Brampton Flight Centre is listed by Transport Canada as a TP15263 UAV Training Facility.

You can register online on the BFC Pilot Shop website In-House UAV courses at the Brampton Flight Centre or click on the following link.

https://www.bramptonflightcentre.com/product/commercial-uav-course/

The cost of this course is $569.00 for the three days.

If you have any further  questions  feel free to contact Richard Hubley:

[email protected]

Phone: 905 838-1400 ext 214