This course is designed for those that have all the necessary practical flying skills and would like to become commercially certified. As of August 2016, anyone operating a drone for any commercial or business purpose must obtain an FAA remote pilot certification . This highly focused course prepares you for the test to receive this certification. Beyond drone-specifice material, students will gain an understanding of much of the ground-school information covered in the FAA's knowledge test. Topics covered include regulations relating to small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS); airspace classification, interpretation of sectional navigation charts, operating requirmenets, and flight restrictions; aviation weather sources and effects; small unmanned aircraft loading and performance; emergency procedures; aeronautical decision-making and crew resource management; radio communication procedures; physiological effects of drugs and alcohol; airport operations; and maintenance and preflight inspection procedures. The remote pilot knowledge test Unmanned Aircraft - General includes 60 questions and requires a passing score of 70%. The test costs $150, paid separately to the Knowledge Testing Center. With successful completion of the test, you can apply for a remote pilot certificate for FAA Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations part 107. The course fee includes a workbook, 50 FAA sample test questions and six hours of instruction. Actual FAA testing must be administered at an authorized Knowledge Testing Center and is NOT included in the course fee.