In order to fly your drone under the CAAS rules, you must attend drone pilot training from the CAAS-approved UA Basic Training organisations which mean people who want to become pilot must undergo the basic drone pilot training before the drone practical assessment. This certificate demonstrates that you understand the regulations, operating requirements, and procedures for safely flying drones.
“Users who operate their unmanned aircraft (UA) with a total weight of more than 1.5 kilograms and not exceeding 7 kilograms, for recreational or educational purposes, will be required to undergo a one-time UA Basic Training to be conducted by CAAS-approved UA Basic Training organisations. Users must be at least 16 years old at the point of flying the UA.
The UA Basic Training will provide users with relevant theoretical knowledge on how to operate their UA safely. The training will take about one to two hours to complete. Upon successful completion of the training, users will be issued with a UA Basic Training certificate.” — CAAS.
Drone Pilot Training in Singapore will become more important as it will increase and improved the skills of pilot in order to ensure the safety concerns. UATO (UA Basic Training Organisation) will provide drone pilot training, theoretical training and Practical Assessment for the candidates.
Qualification of UA Pilot License:
• first pass a theory test administered by CAAS; and
• then pass a practical assessment conducted by an Authorised Flight Examiner within a UA training and assessment organisation (UATO); and
• be at least 16 years old at application.
With years of experience in training drone pilots, MIRS Innovate is a training and study resource for aspiring commercial drone pilots. Drone Pilot Training conducted by MIRS Innovate will provide the drone equipment for candidates who attend the drone pilot training class. MIRS Innovate will prepare different type of the drones for candidates to train their skills to fly safe in the operations. Professional instructor will impart skills and knowledge from their project operation experience to candidates, therefore candidates will have a better understanding on the procedures of the drone operations.