Our three day Part 107 course is designed to prepare professionals for the written FAA exam. Upon completion of the sUAS Commercial Remote Pilot Training participants will be prepared to complete the FAA written exam to receive a Remote Pilot Certificate from the FAA.

“This course was one of, if not the best, aviation training course I have attended in my years as a pilot. The instructors were professional and knowledgeable and made me very well equipped to further my UAS business.”  –Commercial Airline Professional Pilot and 2017 sUAS Commercial Remote Pilot Course participant

WHAT IS PART 107?

14 CFR Part 107 is the FAA Regulation governing commercial Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems, or sUAS. Also known as the Small UAS rule, Part 107 outlines the requirements for small UAS pilots operating UAS for work or business purposes, including obtaining a Remote Pilot Certificate from the FAA.

WHAT TO EXPECT

This three day, classroom based course covers all aspects related to UAS operation and safety considerations. Attendees will become prepared to take the FAA Unmanned Aircraft General written exam. Passing the FAA written exam allows the individual to apply for a Remote Pilot Certificate. View the course schedule to see all topics covered in the course.

This course includes the following:

  • Instruction by UAS experts on the FAA rules and regulations pertinent to small unmanned aircraft operations
  • The FAA written exam required for the Remote Pilot Certificate
  • Guidance on how to set up small unmanned aircraft operations within FAA regulations
  • New in 2019! Free lifetime access to online refresher training for re-certification preparation
COURSE DETAILS

Click on the course date to be taken to the registration form. FAA exam will be scheduled Thursday, the day after course instruction ends. All course dates are held in Salina, Kansas unless otherwise stated.

January 28-30, 2019 – Register now!

March 18-20, 2019 – Register now!

June 17-19, 2019 – Register now!

August 5-7, 2019 – Register now!

October 14-16, 2019 – Register now!

December 2-4, 2019 – Register now!

Interested in a discounted group rate or date specific to your organization? Contact us to set up personalized training!

Time: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm daily. View the sUAS Commercial Pilot Training Schedule for details. FAA exam time will be scheduled on the Thursday following the course. Exam time will be provided on the first day of the course.

Location: Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus in Salina, Kansas

Cost: $1,000. Course fee includes course instruction, course materials and notes, FAA written exam, sectional map, daily refreshments, and lifetime access to online refresher training. Meals, travel, and lodging are not included in the registration fee and are the responsibility of the attendee. Visit our travel page for suggestions on getting to and staying in Salina.

Registration deadline: One week prior to course start date

DISCOUNTS AND REGISTRATION FEE SCHOLARSHIP

A discounted rate is offered for companies sending multiple attendees. Discounts are tied to number of attendees as follows:

Number of registrants            Available discount             Total price

3 registrants per company     1 registration 50% off       $2,500

4 registrants per company     1 registration free              $3,000

For companies sending more than four employees, discounts will be applied in the same increments as indicated above.

A discounted registration rate of $500 is offered to current students and higher education faculty and staff. To be eligible for the academia discount, individuals should complete a scholarship application form and submit proof of their involvement in academia by the registration deadline. Download the application form for additional details on how to apply.

QUESTIONS?

Please contact Professional Education and Outreach at profed@k-state.edu or call our toll free number at 855-552-0079.