Course curriculum

  • 1

    Pre Course Administration

    • Identity Verification

    • Registration form and Flyer ID details

  • 2

    Welcome to your Course!

    • Welcome to the A2 Certificate of Competence Course

    • Introducing your Instructor

    • Student Manual

  • 3

    Unit 1 - Meteorology

    • Aims & Objectives

    • What is Meteorology

    • Weather Reporting Resources

    • Local Weather Assessments

    • Wind

    • Temperature

    • Visibility Factors

    • Clouds

    • IP Ratings

    • Unit 1 - End of Unit Questions

    • Unit 1 Completed

  • 4

    Unit 2 - UAS Flight Performance

    • Aims & Objectives

    • Basic Principles of Flight

    • Types of UAS

    • Operating Guides

    • Mass, Balance and Centre of Gravity

    • UAS Maintenance

    • LiPo Batteries

    • Travelling

    • End of Unit 2 Questions

    • Unit 2 Completed

  • 5

    Unit 3 - UAS Operating Principles

    • Aims and Objectives

    • Visual Line of Sight

    • Avoiding Collisions

    • Decision Making

    • Occurrence Reporting & Investigation

    • Congested Area Operations

    • Flight Planning

    • Risk Assessing & Hazard Identification

    • Public & Third Parties

    • Medical Fitness

    • Fatigue

    • Effects on Pilots

    • Outdoors and Lone Working

    • Technical Mitigations

    • Low Speed Mode

    • Evaluating Distances & Depth

    • 1:1 Rule

    • Checklists

    • Risk Assessment Forms

    • NATS Drone Assist App

    • Unit 3 - End of Unit Questions

    • Unit 3 Complete

  • 6

    Revision

    • Revision Module

  • 7

    End of Theory Course

    • Mock Examination

    • End of Course