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JHB RPL Practical November
November 9, 2020 - November 13, 2020
WHAT IS AN RPL?
“Remote Pilot Licence” (RPL) – Means the licence required for a person to operate as a qualified Remote Pilot Licence Holder under Part 101.
ABOUT THIS COURSE
The Remote Pilot Licence courses are the initial licence required for a candidate to start their professional drone pilot career. The course is divided into three sections namely, theory, practical and skill test.
The duration of the theory is 6 days and runs from Monday to Saturday during which in house examination are completed as well. Once a candidate has completed the theory and examinations, the candidate will then move on to the practical flying element of the course.
The practical flight house is three hours actual flight time, which mean the actual time that you fly the drone. The instructor will complete a series of exercises with the candidate and, once deemed competent, will recommend the candidate to complete his/her skills test.
Skills test are completed with a DRE (Designated RPAS Examiner).
The skills test has two parts. The ground evaluations which test your theoretical knowledge and the flight evaluation which tests the candidate’s ability to complete manoeuvres with the drone.