Course curriculum

  • 1

    Pre Course Administration

    • Identity Verification

    • Registration form and Flyer ID details

  • 2

    Welcome to your Course!

    • Welcome to the GVC

    • Introducing your Instructor

    • Student Manual

  • 3

    Unit 1 - Air Law and Responsibilities

    • Aims & Objectives

    • Terminology & Organisations

    • EU UAS Regulation Package

    • CAP 393 / Air Navigation Order

    • Responsibilities

    • CAP 722

    • Avoidance of Collisions

    • Incident and Accident Reporting

    • Insurance

    • Unit 1 - End of Unit Questions

    • Unit 1 Completed

  • 4

    Unit 2 - UAS Airspace Operating Principles

    • Aims & Objectives

    • Airspace Overview

    • Airspace Classifications

    • Airspace Types

    • Airspace Restrictions & Reservations

    • Obtaining Information & Approvals

    • Visual Line of Sight

    • Segregated Airspace

    • Non Standard Flight Portal

    • Unit 2 - End of Unit Questions

    • Unit 2 Completed

  • 5

    Unit 3 - Airmanship and Aviation Safety

    • Aims & Objectives

    • Good Airmanship Principles

    • Flight Safety

    • Perception

    • Overflight of People & Gatherings

    • Congested Area Operations

    • Night Flying

    • Operational Mitigations

    • Remote Pilot Logbooks

    • Unit 3 - End of Unit Questions

    • Unit 3 Completed

  • 6

    Unit 4 - Human Performance Limitations

    • Aims & Objectives

    • Human Factors

    • Medical Fitness

    • Fatigue

    • Remote & Lone Working

    • Crew Resource Management

    • Depth Perception

    • Blind Spots

    • Airspace Scanning Technique

    • Decision Making

    • Public & Third Parties

    • Customer Pressure & Stress

    • Unit 4 - End of Unit Questions

    • Unit 4 Completed

  • 7

    Unit 5 - Meteorology

    • What is Meteorology

    • Weather Reporting Resources

    • Local Weather Assessments

    • Wind

    • Temperature

    • Visibility Factors

    • Clouds

    • IP Ratings

    • Unit 5 - End of Unit Questions

    • Unit 5 Completed

  • 8

    Unit 6 - Navigation and Charts

    • Aims & Objectives

    • Aviation Charts

    • GPS Principles

    • Unit 6 - End of Unit Questions

    • Unit 6 Completed

  • 9

    Unit 7 - UAS General Knowledge

    • Aims & Objectives

    • Basic Principles of Flight

    • Types of UAS

    • Command and Control

    • Limitations

    • Emergencies

    • UAS Maintenance

    • Batteries

    • Technical Mitigations

    • Safe to be Flown

    • Unit 7 - End of Unit Questions

    • Unit 7 Completed

  • 10

    Unit 8 - Operator Responsibilities

    • Aims & Objectives

    • Operator Responsibilities

    • Unit 8 - End of Unit Questions

    • Unit 8 Completed

  • 11

    Unit 9 - Operating Procedures

    • Aims & Objectives

    • Pre-Planning

    • Site Assessment

    • Situational Awareness

    • Communications

    • Pre-Flight

    • In-Flight

    • Post-Flight

    • Security

    • Unit 9 - End of Unit Questions

    • Unit 9 Completed

  • 12

    Revision

    • Course Revision

  • 13

    End of Theory Course

    • Mock Examination

    • End of Course