FAA Remote Pilot Exam Prep Class Online

Date: 11/21/2022 - 9/30/2023

Location: Online





Online FAA Remote Pilot Exam Prep Class

Course Includes:

  • Preparation for the FAA Remote Pilot Exam, specifically participants with limited drone experience.
  • Introduction to FAA requirements for drone operations, as they apply to both private and public entities.
  • Introduction to FAA Remote Pilot Regulations
  • Highlights some of the most common safety practices for both current and potential drone operators.

Course Outline

Introduction Video     

Module 1           Remote Pilot Regulations

Module 2           National Airspace System

Module 3           Aircraft Loading & Performance 

Module 4           Weather

Module 5           Flight Physiology, Crew Resource Management & Aeronautical Decision-Making 

Module 6           Airport Operations 

Next Steps Video


Accommodations for Disabilities: UMTC endeavors to provide an inclusive learning environment for all. If you require special services or arrangements to fully participate in this workshop, please contact Stephanie Cottrell at scottrell@umass.edu or 413-800-2655 at least 14 days prior to the event. Such services are provided free of charge.

First Name Affiliation
Margie Wind Energy Center
Stephanie UMass Transportation Center (UMTC)
David GPI (MA)
Caitlin UMass Transportation Center (UMTC)
William TEC, Inc. (Lawrence MA)
Charlie All States Materials Group (ME)
Matthew Howard Stein Hudson (HSH)
Sydney TEC, Inc. (Lawrence MA)
Matthew All States Materials
Joseph Town of Andover
Kyle Town of Maynard
Stephane Town of Concord
Joseph Town of Concord
Karen UMass Transportation Center (UMTC)
Charles Town of Lexington
Darren Town of West Springfield DPW Water Division
Jim City of Newton
Esteban Town of West Springfield DPW Water Division
Dan Town of Shrewsbury
Chuck Town of Deerfield
  • David Price
    at GPI (MA)
    David Price is a UMass Course Instructor, Vice President of the Association of Professional Drone Pilots, and Pilot in Charge, at Greenman, Pedersen, Inc.