Prepare to apply technical knowledge and skills to the flying and/or navigation of aircraft. This program includes instruction in principles of aircraft design and performance, aircraft flight systems and controls, flight crew operations and procedures, radio communications, navigation procedures and systems, airways safety and traffic regulations, and governmental rules and regulations pertaining to piloting aircraft.
Certification: FAA Ground School, FAA Ground Instruction Basic, and FAA Remote Pilot (Drone Pilot)
Direct Employment: Drone Operator and Pilot Instructor
Job Leads To: Air Traffic Control, Airport Management, and Commercial or Private Pilot
Eligibility: Grades 10-12
Air Transportation – FAA Drone Operator
JTED @ The Bridges: M-F per school bell schedule OR M/W OR T/TH 3:30 – 8 pm