Get your Drone License (PfCO) with our Training Courses
Making sure you choose the right NQE to get your Drone License can be daunting. It's a significant investment but one that can be very rewarding and a steep learning curve for people who are new to the world of Aviation.
The ICARUS drone training courses have been designed by Aviators who have not only flown in the unmanned airspace but also the manned airspace. Understanding how both can work safely together.
Ex-RAF Helicopter InstructorMatt Williamsdesigned the ICARUS drone course in 2015 and had flown Helicopters and Drones all over the world. The ICARUS team is supported by Flight Instructors who fly on Film and TV sets as well as being experts in the field of Industrial Inspections.
We have 2 courses designed to lead you through to yourPfCO(Permission for Commercial Operation) that start with 2 days ofground school.
What is the timetable?
Below is an outline of theICARUS Theory Coursesyllabus; it shows the lessons you will undertake in order to learn the required information to be a competent and safe commercial operator. The theory course culminates with a multiple choice examination of 50 questions. The pass mark for the exam is 80% – but do not be phased by this! We will ensure that you have the required knowledge to pass the exam by the time you come to sit it.
9am - 5pm
9am - 5pm
Intro & Air Law
Principles of Flight (PoF)
Airspace and Operating Principles
Operations Manual & Risk Assessment
Operator Responsibilities & Airmanship
Li-Po Batteries & UKLFS
PRACTICAL TEST (to be booked on a mutually convenient date determined by pilot proficiency)