NEW DATES: JUNE 1-3, 2021

Transport Canada Pilot Certification for Drones DAY 2


2019.06.06 9.00 AM - 12.00 PM


Starting June 1st, Transport Canada requires all operators of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS), or “drones", between 250g and 25kg be certified under one of 2 programs. Basic or Advanced.

Altohelix is offering the certification course and Transport Canada Pilot exam at the Canadian Mining Expo. 

Day1 In Class Pilot Certification Advanced Operations Training Course

To take advantage of the fast evolving drone or Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) technology and apply them to solve your industry challenges requires a solid understanding of the technology, theory, laws and regulations, as well as piloting skills are necessary. This course will prepare you to write the exam for the Transport Canada’s 

Pilot Certificate – Small Remotely Piloted Aircraft (VLOS) – Advanced Operations
In addition, it will cover all the important aspects of what is needed to operate a RPAS lawfully and provide you with all the necessary tools to make you a knowledgeable safe and confident pilot.
This training course designed for today’s commercial and industrial operators and our standards exceed Transport Canada defined Knowledge Requirements for Pilots of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems 250 g up to and including 25 kg, Operating within Visual Line-of-Sight (TP 15263) which will prepare you for the Transport Canada exam.
We will introduce you to real flight scenarios from industrial applications, such as filmmaking, search and rescue as well as inspections. Critical pilot skills covered include: flight planning, standard operating procedures, risk and crisis management, equipment maintenance and repairs.
You will write the exam in class at the end of the session.
You will receive training on the subject required to pass the Advanced Operations Exam. 
Training on the current and new regulations
Transport Canada’s Knowledge Requirements for Pilots of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems 
How to prepare for the Flight Review
Topics Covered;
  • Air Law, Air Traffic Rules and Procedures
  • RPAS Airframes, Power Plants, Propulsion and Systems
  • Human Factors
  • Meteorology
  • Navigation
  • Flight Operations
  • Theory of Flight
  • Radiotelephony
  • Applying for SFOC (for pre-June 1, 2019 operation)
  • Writing the Advanced Exam for Small RPAS (for post-June 1, 2019 operation)
  • Preparing for the Flight Review EXAMINATION
Transport Canada online exam
(Optional) Restricted Radio Operator Certificate with Aeronautical Qualification (ROC-A) 

Visit Altohelix for more details and to REGISTER for this course.  Or call  877-DRONES-8  (877-376-6378)

Day 2 Flight Training & Flight Review for Pilot Certificate – Advanced Operations
This one (1) day course will teach you how fly proficiently and to conduct an advanced operation. Followed by Pilot Certification  
Site Survey & Flight Planning
ATC Coordination
Verifying weather
Pre-Flight Checklist
Drone flying/piloting skills
Intelligent, automatic and autonomous flights
Payload/Camera Operation
Flight logging
Proper equipment handling
Taught by our flight instructors in a professional environment.
At the end of the training, the FLIGHT REVIEW required for Pilot Certificate – Advanced operations will be done for those who have passed the online exam.

Visit Altohelix for more details and to REGISTER for this course.  Or call  877-DRONES-8  (877-376-6378)