For the people flying drones as a hobby and just getting commercially started, the sub 2Kg light commercial course is the perfect way to join the drone industry and get certified to fly drones commercially under 2kg. Drone Time created this course for those who do not require the full license by strategically including content from the full commercial course.
The online component of the course is generally completed within 1-2 days through the online platform, as well as a full day of practical training which is met with the full sub 7kg RePL criteria set by CASA.
This course works around the students timetable and as it can be completed in their own time through the provided online theory modules, manuals, access to additional resources and quizzes. Once the student has completed the necessary online component, they are required to attend a full day practical training day where the students are taught how to operate a <2kg drone to the standard of the <7Kg remote pilot license
Completion and certification:
Once the student has completed their full day of training, The student will be issued a certificate of competency. Completion of the <2Kg light commercial course allows the student to get insured and to fly any multi-roter <2kg. The student will still have restrictions to further exemptions (e.g. Flying at night) and the ability to fly in controlled/restricted airspace.