Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Education & Training

  Justin Robinson- VP of Education & Training leads CrossFlight's Training and Curriculum development

Justin Robinson- VP of Education & Training leads CrossFlight's Training and Curriculum development

CrossFlight's Vision & Mission is to become the US and Industry leader in delivering high impact Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) training for educators, industry, and government. We teach students everything they need to know to safely and efficiently operate and understand the capabilities and limitations of commercial and recreational UAS or drones. Leading the way for STEM education in High Schools and using drones as a resource for enhancing student learning and exposure to careers in aviation, robotics, communications, and other technical fields.

CrossFlight Education & Training division offers FAA FAR PART 107 remote pilot training courses for private sector, public sector, engineering firms, emergency response, academia, and corporate clients. Teaching you to become a UAS Expert and certified to fly UAS aircraft. Our instructors are FAA certified UAS remote pilots and our curriculum contains the latest FAA regulations and expert tips!

   Modern Commercial Small UAS Aircraft - Visual Inspections and Aerial Imaging Projects

Modern Commercial Small UAS Aircraft - Visual Inspections and Aerial Imaging Projects

CrossFlight Education

                  2018- 2019 TRAINING PACKAGES OFFERED:

Module A: Commercial Drone Careers for College and Technical Training Institutions:

This 24 hour course helps students to learn about Airspace and Commercial UAS operations and prepares them to pass the FAA FAR 107 UAS Pilot Exam. In this instructor-led course, you will learn how to comply with FAA regulations and safely operate your UAS for commercial purposes. These courses are intended to take you from novice to expert in not only flying the aircraft, but safely navigating in complex airspace and complying with FAR 107 and requirements for application of waivers. This course incorporates the latest in adult learning management systems technology (eLMS) with study guides and workbooks will be provided as well as online and instructor follow up support with unlimited access to online practice exams. This course also includes UAS career path information as well as hands-on drone flying.  Attached is a sample brochure from South Georgia Technical College in Americus GA- Learn More

Course Length- 24 hrs over 5 days 

Class size: Min 6 - 17 participants

Pricing:  The course pricing is set by the Technical College and varies based on the location of training. Contact Brian McGuire @ Brian@CrossFlightskysolutions.com for upcoming courses and pricing and enrollment. 

Module B: UAS Flight Training & Videography for Recreational and Commercial Pilots/Photographers

Our expert UAS Instructors train you in the basics of how to comply with FAA regulations and safely operate your UAS for photography and videos. This course is intended to take you from novice to expert in not only flying the aircraft, but capturing amazing aerial images. Our UAS experts and video experts will teach you everything you need to know to produce amazing drone videos and aerial photography.

Course length: 8hrs or 1day

Course Content: Safe UAS operations, basic intro to FAR 107, hands-on flying training, basic aerial photography and video/photo editing with posting videos on social media.

Class Size: Maximum of 6 participants per Instructor

Pricing:  $300.00 per day with your own drone, $350.00 per day with rental DJI Phantom 4.

Module C: UAS FAR 107 Pilot Certification and Hand-on Training for Commercial UAS Pilots

We help students to learn about airspace and UAS operations and obtaining a FAA FAR 107 UAS pilot rating.  In this course, you will learn how to comply with FAA regulations and safely operate your personal UAS for commercial purposes. These courses are intended to take you from novice to a pathway of expert in not only flying the aircraft, but safely navigating in complex airspace and applying for FAR 107 waivers.

Course length: 24 hrs or 3 days

Course Content: UAS Operations, FAR 107 Certification and Practice tests with refresher training. This course is designed to help students with passing the FAA FAR 107 certification exam. This is available for in person training courses with study guides and workbooks with unlimited access to online practice tests for preparing for the FAR107 FAA test and passing with an 80% or higher average. Hands-on flying with DJI drones.

Price:  $650.00 per person

[2] FAA FAR107 certification $150.00

Class Size: Maximum of 6 participants per instructor

Industry Specific Training Courses & Seminars

UAS Program Training for Commercial or Government Clients

We train your staff in how to implement a comprehensive UAS Program, including FAR 107 certifications and complying with FAA regulations. We teach your staff how to safely operate UAS for critical missions and for commercial and government purposes. Hands on training, leveraging drone based solutions in business and government. This course is specially designed for firefighters, police departments, and other commercial operators of UAS platforms. This will help with establishing a safe UAS training program.

Course Length: 1-3 day courses

Course Content- UAS Program, UAS Safety, Record-keeping, Training and Certification for Pilots. Teaching you how to safely implement a UAS Program in your workplace of business.

Pricing: $1200- $1500 per day, not including travel

Class size: Up to 12 participants with 2 instructors

Specialized Industry Training Modules- In Development 

CrossFlight Education is developing specialized 8 hr. to 16 hr. courses for:

  • Tower Inspections

  • Power Lineman

  • Civil Engineering

  • Real Estate Professionals

  • Tower Climbers

  • Insurance Industry

  • Power Plants

  • Agriculture

  • Disaster  Recovery

Module E: Novice to Expert Drone Flying- Hands on Personal Training and Instruction

Want to learn how experts operate the DJI Mavic, Phantom or Inspire? You’ve come to the right place. CrossFlight offers hands-on training for users who are looking to maximize their flight time and learn best-practice flying techniques.  

Course Content: In this training, you will learn how to plan a mission, setup your drone, configure and fly your drone safely, effectively and at your own pace. We will teach you to take high impact videos while complying with complex airspace and FAR 107 UAS operations regulations.

Rates:  Hourly rates (See below) Individual Instruction


Module F: Drone Day- Basic Drone Education and Hands On Flying

This is a 1 day seminar for students and adult groups. This is great for someone who just bought and drone or someone who wants to learn about careers flying drones. Invest in yourself before you invest in a drone or crash a drone- learn from the pros about the ins and outs of safety and issues with flying drones. This course is perfect for people who want to learn more aboutflying drones.

Course Content: Basic UAS Operations and Safety Issues- Hands-on Basic flying skills

Cost: $120.00 per participant

Class Size: Up to 10 Participants with 3 Instructors

Notes: 

1. Our instructors are certified to teach each course. We can customize training packages as requested. We can design a specialized course for any UAS application or program.  

2. The FAA Remote Pilot exam registration fee is $150.00 in addition to these courses. We will help students with getting enrolled at an FAA testing center. 

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