Public Safety UAS Remote Pilot Prep Course

This class prepares Public Safety personnel to begin the process of starting a UAS / drone program in their agency as well as to sit for the FAA Part 107 Remote Pilot exam and the NCDOT UAS Operator Permit test. Both of which are required for a public safety UAS program in North Carolina. 

The class will consist of five days of study for a total of 40 hours.

*The first 3, eight hour days will be in the classroom.

*Day four will be eight hours of hands on basic flight training.

*Day five will continue with hands on training and flying in simulated real-life scenarios.

All hands-on training will be done flying aircraft similar to what they may actually use in the field.

There is a $50 material fee per student payable on the first day of class. Please make material fee checks payable to Public Safety UAS Institute.


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Dwight Freeman, 336-224-4798,

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$125.00 + $50 Material Fee (Tuition may be waived for volunteer, Municipal, County or State Agency)




DCCC Davidson Campus


April 9 - 13, 2018


Monday - Friday


8 a.m. - 5 p.m.