TRAINING

TRAINING

Textron Systems Australia offers leading unmanned aircraft system operator training for a variety of mission flexible needs using sophisticated products and software. Taught by leading UAS instructors with commercial and military experience in modern training facilities, the CASA approved training courses provide you and your team with superior business advantages.

Flight Foundations Course

CASA allows UAS operations under 2kg without a Remote Pilot License, but it is still necessary to have the knowledge and skills to operate safely. This course takes students through the safety, planning and operation of a commercial drone mission.

DETAILS

Flight Training: Minimum 1-Hour Flight Time

Course Delivery: Course Duration is 1 Day

Theory:

  • Basic Maintenance and Pre-Flight Procedure

  • Battery Safety Management

Prerequisite: No Requirements Needed

Price: $495 includes GST

 

 

REPL Conversion for Flight Crew Course

Operators who have earned a Recreational Pilots License or higher have satisfied the theory component of a Remote Pilots License. This conversion course provides students a CASA certified Remote Pilot License with the skills to operate to a higher standard in commercial markets.

DETAILS

Flight Training:

  • Minimum 1-Hour Flight Time

  • Instructional Training and REPL Test Flight

Course Delivery: Course Duration is 1 Day

Theory:

  • UAV Components

  • Mission Flight Planning and Risk Assessment

Prerequisite:

  • RPL Flight Crew License

  • 4 Hours Logged on Type (Multi Rotor or Fixed Wing UAS)

Price: $695 includes GST

 

 

REPL Pilot License Up To 7KG

This course provides students with a five-day course which includes theory and practical assessments to operate a drone up to 7kg. Students who successfully pass earn their CASA Approved Remote Pilot License (RePL), Aeronautical Radio Operations Certificate (AROC) and a comprehensive knowledge of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) operations.

DETAILS

Flight Training:

  • Minimum 5 Hours on Sub 7kg

  • 25kg Multi-Rotor Available and Fixed Wing Rating Available at Additional Cost

Course Delivery: Course duration is 5 days with approximately 20 theory contact hours and 5 flight training hours including flight test.

Theory: Basic Meteorology for RPA, RPA Aerodynamics, Multi Rotor Aircraft Components, Flight Logistics, Human Factors, Air Legislation, Navigation and Charting, Risk Management and Mission Planning

Prerequisite: None

Price: $2,995 includes GST

 

 

Multi-Rotor SUB 25kg Training Course

This course provides students with the required skills and knowledge required to operate larger unmanned aircraft safely and professionally.

DETAILS

Flight Training: Minimum 1+ Hour on Sub 25kg Multi-Rotor UAS

Course Delivery: Course Duration is 1 Day

Theory:

  • Basic Flight Skills and Maintenance

  • Rules of the Air for Safe Operation of Multi-Rotor UAS

Prerequisite: RePL Multi-Rotor SUB 7kg License

Price: $900 includes GST

 

 

Fixed-Wing UAV Training

This course provides students with the required skills and knowledge needed to operate a fixed-wing unmanned aircraft system. Higher endurance platforms operate at faster speeds and require a more robust skillset than smaller UAS systems. Students will receive training on basic aerial flight survey platforms to ensure maximum industry potential.

DETAILS

Flight Training: Minimum 2 Hours on Fixed-Wing

Course Delivery: Course Duration is 1 Day

Theory:

  • Basic Maintenance and Pre-Flight Procedure

  • Risk Assessment for Fixed Wing Operations

  • Pix 4d Flight Planning

Prerequisite: No Requirements Needed

Price: $900 includes GST