FEATURES

  • Transport Canada Compliant

    Coastal Drone is a declared compliant trainer through Transport Canada.

  • Advanced Category Knowledge

    This course meets the knowledge requirements (TP 15263) for pilots in the Advanced Category.

  • All Online Course Delivery

    Get the knowledge you need from wherever you are, whenever you want it.

Course curriculum

  • 01

    SECTION 0 | Introduction

    • SECTION 0 | Introduction

  • 02

    SECTION 1 | Canadian Aviation Regulations

    • SECTION 1 | SLIDES

    • SECTION 1 | PART 1 | Canadian Aviation Regulations

    • SECTION 1 | PART 2 | General Provisions (Part I)

    • SECTION 1 | PART 3 | Aerodromes and Airports

    • SECTION 1 | PART 4 | General Operating and Flight Rules

      FREE PREVIEW
    • SECTION 1 | PART 5 | Operating Restrictions and Hazards

    • SECTION 1 | PART 6 | Operating and Flight Rules (Part IV)

    • SECTION 1 | PART 7 | Radiocommunications

    • SECTION 1 | PART 8 | Miscellaneous

    • SECTION 1 | PART 9 | Definitions

    • SECTION 1 | PART 10 | General Prohibitions

    • SECTION 1 | PART 11 | General Provisions (Part IX)

    • SECTION 1 | PART 12 | General Operating and Flight Rules (Part IX)

    • SECTION 1 | PART 13 | Basic Operations

    • SECTION 1 | PART 14 | Advanced Operations

    • SECTION 1 | PART 15 | Manufacturer Requirements

    • SECTION 1 | PART 16 | Flight Reviewer Requirements

    • SECTION 1 | PART 17 | SFOCs

    • SECTION 1 | PART 18 | Transportation Safety Board

    • SECTION 1 | PART 19 | Air Traffic Rules and Procedures

    • SECTION 1 | PART 20 - REGULATIONS IN PLAIN LANGUAGE

      FREE PREVIEW
    • QUIZ | SECTION 1

    • How To Use Airspace Resources

  • 03

    SECTION 2 | RPAS Airframes and Systems

    • SECTION 2 | SLIDES

    • SECTION 2 | PART 1 | Airframes

    • SECTION 2 | PART 2 | Electrical Systems

    • SECTION 2 | PART 3 | Ground Control Station

    • SECTION 2 | PART 4 | Batteries

    • SECTION 2 | PART 5 | Autopilot

    • SECTION 2 | PART 6 | Payload

    • SECTION 2 | PART 7 | Electric Motors

    • SECTION 2 | PART 8 | Launch and Recovery Systems

    • SECTION 2 | PART 9 | Sensors

    • QUIZ | Section 2

    • Ground School Advanced Part 2 Notes

  • 04

    SECTION 3 | Human Factors

    • SECTION 3 | SLIDES

    • SECTION 3 | PART 1 | Aviation Physiology

    • SECTION 3 | PART 2 | Aviation Psychology

    • SECTION 3 | PART 3 | Pilot/Equipment Relationship

    • SECTION 3 | PART 4 | Interpersonal Relationships

    • QUIZ | Section 3

    • Ground School Advanced Part 3 Notes

  • 05

    SECTION 4 | Meteorology

    • SECTION 4 | SLIDES

    • SECTION 4 | PART 1 | The Earth's Atmosphere

    • SECTION 4 | PART 2 | Altimetry

    • SECTION 4 | PART 3 | Moisture

    • SECTION 4 | PART 4 | Clouds

    • SECTION 4 | PART 5 | Fog and Mist

      FREE PREVIEW
    • SECTION 4 | PART 6 | Turbulence

    • SECTION 4 | PART 7 | Wind

    • SECTION 4 | PART 8 | Fronts and Frontal Weather

    • SECTION 4 | PART 9 | Aircraft Icing

    • SECTION 4 | PART 10 | Thunderstorms

    • SECTION 4 | PART 11 | Meteorological Services Available to Pilots

    • SECTION 4 | PART 12 | Aviation Weather Reports

    • SECTION 4 | PART 13 | Aviation Weather Forecasts

    • QUIZ | Section 4

    • How I Check The Weather

    • Ground School Advanced Part 4 Notes

  • 06

    SECTION 5 | Navigation

    • SECTION 5 | SLIDES

    • SECTION 5 | PART 1 | Definitions

    • SECTION 5 | PART 2 | Maps and Charts

    • SECTION 5 | PART 3 | Topographical Symbols

    • SECTION 5 | PART 4 | Elevation and Contours

    • SECTION 5 | PART 5 | Scale and Measurement

    • SECTION 5 | PART 6 | The Canada Flight Supplement (CFS)

    • SECTION 5 | PART 7 | Time and Longitude

    • SECTION 5 | PART 8 | Pilot Navigation

    • SECTION 5 | PART 9 | Flight Area Factors (Site Assessments)

    • SECTION 5 | PART 10 | NOTAMs

    • SECTION 5 | PART 11 | Additional Site Assessment Factors

    • SECTION 5 | PART 12 | Radio Theory

    • SECTION 5 | PART 13 | Global Positioning Systems (GPS)

    • SECTION 5 | PART 14 | Radio and Radar Aids

    • QUIZ | Section 5

    • Ground School Advanced Part 5 Notes

  • 07

    SECTION 6 | Flight Operations

    • SECTION 6 | SLIDES

    • SECTION 6 | PART 1 | Flight Operations

    • SECTION 6 | PART 2 | Aircraft Performance

    • SECTION 6 | PART 3 | Weight and Balance

    • SECTION 6 | PART 4 | VLOS RPAS Operations

    • QUIZ | Section 6

    • How To Check NOTAM

    • Ground School Advanced Part 6 Notes

  • 08

    SECTION 7 | Theory of Flight

    • SECTION 7 | SLIDES

    • SECTION 7| PART 1 | Principles of Flight

    • SECTION 7| PART 2 | The Four Forces

    • SECTION 7| PART 3 | Stability

    • SECTION 7| PART 4 | Airfoils/Aerofoils

    • SECTION 7| PART 5 | Propellers and Rotors

    • SECTION 7 | PART 6 | Design of the Wing

    • SECTION 7 | PART 7 | Aeroplane

    • SECTION 7 | PART 8 | Helicopter

    • SECTION 7 | PART 9 | Multirotor

    • SECTION 7 | PART 10 | Load Factor

    • QUIZ | Section 7

    • Ground School Advanced Part 7 Notes

  • 09

    SECTION 8 | Radiotelephony

    • SECTION 8 | SLIDES

    • SECTION 8 | PART 1 | ROC-A

    • SECTION 8 | PART 2 | Operations

    • SECTION 8 | PART 3 | Common Phrases

    • SECTION 8 | PART 4 | Operating Procedure

    • SECTION 8 | PART 5 | Signal and Radio Checks

    • SECTION 8 | PART 6 | Emergency Communications

    • SECTION 8 | PART 7 | Practice

    • SECTION 8 | PART 8 | Crew Member Radios

    • QUIZ | Section 8

    • Ground School Advanced Part 8 Notes

  • 10

    Resources

  • 11

    Industry Expert Interviews

    • Anne-Sophie Riopel-Bouvier | Drone as a Service (DaaS) Provider

    • Jingjing Dou | Enterprise RPAS Provider

    • Calvin Reich | Insurance Provider

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