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

    • SECTION 1 | PART 2

    • SECTION 1 | PART 3

    • SECTION 1 | PART 4

      FREE PREVIEW
    • SECTION 1 | PART 5

    • SECTION 1 | PART 6

    • SECTION 1 | PART 7

    • SECTION 1 | PART 8

    • SECTION 1 | PART 9

    • SECTION 1 | PART 10

    • SECTION 1 | PART 11

    • SECTION 1 | PART 12

    • SECTION 1 | PART 13

    • SECTION 1 | PART 14

    • SECTION 1 | PART 15

    • SECTION 1 | PART 16

    • SECTION 1 | PART 17

    • SECTION 1 | PART 18

    • SECTION 1 | PART 19

    • SECTION 1 | PART 20 - REGULATIONS IN PLAIN LANGUAGE

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    • 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

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    • 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 Countours

    • 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

    • What's Next?

    • Powerpoint Slide Handouts

    • Powerpoint Slides Full Size

    • RPA AIM Section

    • Websites and Apps

    • Kate's Favourites YouTube Playlist

  • 11

    Industry Expert Interviews

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

    • Jingjing Dou | Enterprise UAS Provider

    • Calvin Reich | Insurance Provider

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