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BIPP HQ, The Artistry House

Winckley Square

Preston

PR1 3JJ

United Kingdom

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With Skeyetrain’s PFCO courses, you can gain your PFCO and be working for under £1000 including CAA fee’s and insurance.

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The course takes 3 days and includes:

  • A 240 page Student Manual
  • Operations Manual Template
  • OPS Manual Workshop & Support
  • Exams with Free Resit
  • Flight Test with Free Retest
  • Flight Test Insurance
  • CAA Application Support

Two days are spent in the classroom, time depends on questions asked, pace of the class etc. We follow the CAA syllabus and cover some additional areas relevant to commercial drone operation. This includes and goes deeper into:

  • Air Law/ Responsibilities
  • UAS Airspace Operating Principles
  • Airmanship and Aviation Safety
  • Human Factors
  • Meteorology
  • Navigation / Charts
  • Aircraft Knowledge
  • Operating Procedures

The end of the classroom course is the exam. The exam has 40 questions, all multi-choice answers, 75% pass mark. If in the unlikely event of being unsuccessful the exam can be retaken at no further cost following a short revision session with the instructor.

Day three is flight training and the flight test. The test is split into two parts, the first is general handling, hovering manoeuvres, flying a figure 8, 45 deg climb out etc, done in ATTI mode if available.

The second part comprises of a task, very much like a client would give you. Inspect the gutters of a building, the chimney stack etc. You will complete the risk assessment, cordon procedure and fly the task assuming the mission is assessed as safe to fly.

PLEASE NOTE: Drones are not provided. You need to bring your own.

Price for members is £475 + VAT (£570)

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BIPP HQ, The Artistry House

Winckley Square

Preston

PR1 3JJ

United Kingdom

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Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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