Unmanned Aircraft Systems Recertification

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Unmanned Aircraft Systems Certification Course

March 26-27, 2020

9am – 4pm
*Individuals wanting to recertify need to attend on March 26 ONLY

Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Transportation Education Center
545 N Airport Road
Murphysboro, IL 62966

4 Easy ways to Register!

  1. Online: Register Now
  2. Phone: 618-536-7751
    Or with this Registration Form by
  3. Fax: 618/453-5680
  4. Email: conferenceservices@siu.edu



  • $500 for Full Course
  • $300 for Recertification on March 26 Only 
Registration fee covers the certification course, FAAA knowledge test and lunch both days of the workshop. Attendees who are recertifying will receive course information, the knowledge test and lunch on the first day.

About the Course

This is a two-day course to assist individuals in gaining their FAR Part 107 UAS Certification. The curriculum will cover everything that you need to know to pass the aeronautical knowledge test at the end of the course. Subjects to be covered include FAA UAS regulations, weather, National Airspace System, airport operations, aeronautical decision making, radio communications and more. Included in the workshop are practice tests as well as completing the FAA knowledge test for certification. Individuals wanting to recertify will need to attend on March 26 ONLY.

Instructors for this course:

Course instructors are assistant professor Steve Goetz, associate professors Mike Robertson and Bryan Harrison, and flight instructor Ken Bro from the Aviation Management and Flight Department. From the Aviation Technologies Department; Harry Fanning, lecturer, and Dr. Charles Rodriguez, visiting lecturer.

Full Instructor Bios

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Hotel Information

Hampton Inn
2175 Reed Station Parkway, Carbondale, IL
618/549-6900 or visit their website

Holiday Inn
2300 Reed Station Parkway, Carbondale, IL
618/549-2600 or visit their website



Please call Assistant Director Sarah VanVooren at 618/453-3472 or email svanvoo@siu.edu or email Steve Goetz, Assistant Professor in Aviation Management and Flight at sgoetz@siu.edu