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FAA Part 107 - Commercial Drone Training (FAA-107)

Days 1 – 3:

This class will prepare you to be a commercial drone pilot and meet FAA Part 107. FAA says if you use a drone to take photos or videos and they are used for any purposes that may be used other than for hobbyist purposes, you need to meet Part 107. Commercial Examples would be for search and rescue, damage assessment and flying overhead for commercial and residential fires. Upon completion of the class, you will have the knowledge to take and pass the FAA 60 question test.

Day 4:  (Optional) Students will spend the day operating drones and receiving hands on training.

Date(s)  Wed. Oct 21, 2020 8-5 
Thu. Oct 22, 2020 8-5 
Fri. Oct 23, 2020 8-5 
Location Catawba Valley Community College East Campus - Catawba County
2760 Hwy 70 SE, Hickory NC 28602 
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Building/Room Mt. View Volunteer Fire Department 3571 S NC 127 Hwy. Hickory, NC 28602 
Handicap Accessibility Yes
WiFi Access  
Offered By Catawba Valley Community College 
Primary Instructor TBD, To Be Determined 
Course Length 3-4 Days 
Course Hours 32 
Cost to Student $70.00
Maximum Participants 25
# Open Seats 25
# on Wait List 0

Offering Specific Information

Drone Pilot License Prep Course (Offered By Catawba Valley Community College)

October 21-23, 2020 (24 hours)


Mountain View Fire HQ

3571 S NC 127 Hwy

Hickory, NC 28602

Preregistration is required. Please click the link below to submit a preregistration form.

Registration Fee:  $70 (fee waived for Public Safety)

All students should purchase the Remote Pilot Test Prep Book + Supplements:  (Remote Pilot Test Prep 2020: Study & Prepare by ASA Test Prep Board

Please be aware students will be required to adhere to the COVID-19 policy in affect at the time of the course as pertains to social distancing and face coverings.

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