UAV Ground School


5.00 out of 5 based on 2 customer ratings
(2 customer reviews)

Duration: 3 days


Buttonville Airport (CYKZ) 2833 16th Ave, Markham, ON L3R 0P8

Oshawa Airport (CYOO) 1250 Airport Blvd, Oshawa, ON L1J 8P5

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Product Description

To take advantage of the fast evolving UAV technology and apply them to solve your industry challenges requires a solid understanding of the technology, theory, laws and regulations, as well as piloting skills are necessary. This course will also cover an UAV operation from start to finish and make you familiar with the most important aspects of what is needed to operate a UAV lawfully and provide you with all the necessary tools to make you a knowledge, safer and more confident pilot.

This training course designed for todays commercial and industrial standards exceeds Transport Canada defined Knowledge Requirements for Pilots of Unmanned Air Vehicle Systems (UAV) TP 15263. This is required for insurance and SFOC application.

We will introduce you to real flight scenarios from industrial applications, such as filmmaking, search and rescue as well as inspections. Critical UAV pilot skills covered include: flight planning, standard operating procedures, risk and crisis management, equipment maintenance and repairs.

As a Transport Canada certified flight training school, your training is future-proofed and will be valid for any changes in regulations in the future.

What you will receive

  • FTU issued UAV Ground School Certificate recognized by Transport Canada for SFOC and future Pilot Permit
  • Restricted Radio Operator Certificate with Aeronautical Qualification (ROC-A)

Day 1

9:00AM – 5:00PM

  • Air Law & Procedures
  • Navigation
  • Meteorology

Day 2


  • UAV Airframes, Propulsion, Systems
  • Theory of Flight; Wing & Rotorcraft Aerodynamics
  • Flight Instruments
  • Flight Operations

Day 3


  • Human Factors in Aviation
  • Radiotelephony
  • Transport Canada regulations on UAV: Applying for SFOC, Application form, Standard Operating Procedures



  • UAV Ground School based on TP15263E
  • Restricted Radio Operator Certificate with Aeronautical Qualification (ROC-A)

Locations: Markham and Oshawa, Ontario

Buttonville Airport (CYKZ)  Toronto Airways – 2833 16th Ave, Markham, ON L3R 0P8

Oshawa Airport (CYOO) Toronto Airways Canadian Flight Academy – 1250 Airport Blvd, Oshawa, ON L1J 8P5

Additional Information


February 23-25, Buttonville, March 23-25, Oshawa, April 13-15,Buttonville, May 11-13, Oshawa, June 15-17, Buttonville

2 reviews for UAV Ground School

  1. Rated 5 out of 5

    Jason McEachern

    Awesome group of guys. Classroom instructions were top notch. Would highly recommend!

  2. Rated 5 out of 5

    Luc Frechette

    These guys know their stuff. Great course material for new UAV rules.

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