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Drone Studies

Drone Studies at SRJCProgram Overview

The Drone Studies: Commercial Drone Certification Skills Certificate teaches students what they need to know in order to become a commercial drone pilot.

 


 

Certificate

The three-unit Drone Studies: Commercial Drone Certification Skills Certificate teaches students what they need to know in order to become a commercial drone pilot. Topics include: drone flying techniques, drone safety, drone technology, privacy and ethical regulations, and topics included on the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Remove Pilot exam.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to:

  1. Safely operate common Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) (drones).
  2. Capture still and video images from a UAS.
  3. Prepare to take the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) UAS commercial pilot license exam.
  4. Understand the varied uses of unmanned vehicles in multiple disciplines and careers.

» Learn more about the Commercial Drone Certification Skills Certificate requirements

 

 

Contact Information

Drone Studies Program
Computer Studies Department

Donald Laird
Adobe Software Suite Program Coordinator
dlaird@santarosa.edu
(707) 527-4778
Maggini Hall 3rd Floor, CS Dept Office

 

 

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