St. Petersburg College proudly offers a variety of hands on training related to all things UAS/Drone related in the Tampa Bay area. From the newly FAA required certification classes to repair and maintenance to UAS and the Law to basic overview courses, SPC has the training for all levels of drone pilots.
Students are familiarized with specialized UAS related technologies including aircraft, sensors, and civil applications. Participants will explore ways to integrate their areas of interest with UAS capabilities through engaging scenarios covering a variety of use cases.
Knowledge areas will include: UAS regulations, flight operations, restrictions, loading and performance, emergency procedures, crew resource management, radio communication procedures, determining UAS performance, psychological effects of drugs and alcohol, aeronautical decision-making and judgment, airport operations, maintenance and pre-flight inspection procedures.