FAA Remote Pilot Exam Prep Class Online

Date: 10/1/2023 - 9/30/2024

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.


Register by 9/30/2024
Private Sector


Register by 9/30/2024
Public Sector


If you are having trouble registering, please email admin@umasstransportationcenter.org or call (413) 545-2604 for assistance.

First Name Affiliation
Matthew Town of Easton
Aldo UMass Transportation Center (UMTC)
  • David Price
    at Greenman-Pedersen, Inc. (MA)

    David Price is a UMass Course Instructor, Vice President of the Association of Professional Drone Pilots, and is the Pilot in Charge at Greenman-Pedersen, Inc.