The two-day course offered at the Edge Center will prepare students for the FAA Part 107 (Commercial Drone Pilot) test, covering material such as the basic principles of flight, laws, safety, weather, aerodynamic principles, and airspace associated with unmanned flight. San Jacinto EDGE Center Houston Spaceport at Ellington Airport offers hands-on training on-site to pilot your career track. 


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Visit the continuing education catalog to learn more or register. For more information, contact or Clint Harris, or 281-459-5473.

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The Remote Pilot Knowledge Test Prep course prepares students for the knowledge test required for FAA Certification.


Must meet the requirements listed in the Code of Federal Regulations, Title  14, Part 107.61. Per Part 107.61: Must be at least 16. Must be able to read, speak, write, and understand English. Classes include:

  • sUAS Drone Flight operations
  • sUAS drone Advanced Flight operations
    • sUAS Advanced topics
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Drone Flight Operations Course

In this course, the student will learn about basic principles of flight operations, basic laws/regulations associated with unmanned flight, and factors that affect flight. Prerequisites: Must meet the requirements listed in the Code of Federal Regulations, Title 14, Part 107.61.


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Clint Harris
Training Coordinator

Dr. Janis Fowler

EDGE Center
13150 Space Center Blvd., Houston, TX 77059
(281) 542-2020