Coptrz currently offer CAA Permission for Commercial Operations courses in four locations:
- Sheffield: Niagara Rd, Sheffield, S6 1LU
- London: Mercure London Heathrow Hotel, UB3 1LP
- Brighton: Varley Park, Coldean Lane, BN1 9GR
- Glasgow: Strathaven Road, East Kilbride, G75 0QJ
Please Note: Locations offer different course formats.
The Sheffield location is the only course where you are able to complete the course in the same week.
The London location is used for a long weekend course, running Friday to Sunday where you will then return to a similar location for your practical flight test.
The Brighton and Glasgow locations are similar to the London venue, however the course is 2 days ground school and then you will return to a similar location for you to complete the practical flight test.
Note: Permission for Commercial Operations replaced the previous name Permission for Arial Work in 2016. It is also known as a drone licence or a commercial drone licence.
CAA Permissions Courses To Get Your Drone Business Trading
WHAT'S INCLUDED ON THE CAA PERMISSION FOR COMMERCIAL OPERATION COURSE?
With the CAA Permission for Commercial Operation Course from COPTRZ™, you'll receive motivating training in a fun environment that's much more than the piece of paper for your aerial permissions. You'll understand the true benefits and opportunities presented by skilled drone flying: the more training you put in at the start, the higher fees you can command! It pays to take a full, fun, engaging CAA PfCO Course rather than a short course that only qualifies you on the most basic level.
The COPTRZ™ CAA PfCO Course isn't just about flying a drone and gaining aerial work permissions. Instead, we cover elements crucial to making your drone business a success. From finding and understanding your customers to potential pitfalls faced by commercial drones businesses, we've got it covered. When you complete the course you won't just have permission to fly - you'll be ready to make your business lift off!
On a COPTRZ™ course, you can view and try out a selection of the best-in-class drones available, to help you decide which offers the best solution for your business needs. You'll also receive an introduction to online marketing, along with an invaluable e-book 'Making Money From Drones', compiled from 80 years of business experience.
The syllabus for course includes:
- Intro & Air Law
- Principles of Flight (POF)
- Airspace & Operating Principles
- UAV & Privacy
- Human Factors
- Flight Planning