The IAA Drone Academy is a 3-4 Day course with the final day used for flying and FAA testing.
Ground School Academy Fees
|Per Hour Training/Instructor Cost||$55|
Per person for the written exam
Fee to rent a drone for flight training
Drone Academy Starts Every Tuesday and Cost $55/HR per person; 2 Students Per Class Required
Day 1 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Regulations Applicable to Small UAS
UAS Loading, Performance and Aerodynamics
Maintenance and Preflight Procedures
Day 2 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Airport Opertations (Traffic Pattern & Radios)
Day 3 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Crew Resource Management and Aeronautical Decision Making
Day 3 3:00 PM
FAA Drone Test
The students will be provided with the knowledge to pass the FAA Part 107 Drone Written Exam
- Be able to register a drone
- Obtain a Drone Pilot Certificate through IACRA
- Learn to safely fly a drone in a manner that will not cause hazard to the pilot, persons or property
Work one on one with an instructor gaining knowledge and help on the fundamentals of drone piloting.
$65/hour ground training
$65/hour flight training
$50 to rent drone for training
Instruct individuals on how to safely and effectively operate a drone in accordance to FAA guidance.
- FAA Rules and Regulations
- UAS Ground School
- Aerial Photography and Videography
- Implementation of UAS Into Your Organization
- Intelligent Navigations Features and Autonomous Flight
- Situation Based Best Practices and Emergency Procedures
Who we have served in the past:
- Local fire departments
- Local Law enforcement agencies
- Real Estate Agencies
We will introduce the fundamentals of drone flying using methods that include lectures, labs, videos, and actual flight lessons. Students will be evaluated through the entire process in order to assure success. Lessons can be tailored over the course of two weekends, or over any four days during the week. We also offer individualized training with one with one of our accredited instructors. All of our courses are customized precisely to your organization’s needs.
IAA is an FAA certified 141 school. The drone program designed by a Former Airline Captain, ATP, and 2015 Great Lakes Regional Flight Instructor of the Year! The classes with be taught and assisted by current CFI’s that are also certified drone pilots, assuring the BEST instruction possible. Our instructors have been flying drones commercially, specializing in Real Estate and YouTube videos.