Public COA Application Process
Public UAS Operations; Applying for Certificate of Authorization or Waiver – A Guide for Public Service and Governmental Agencies.
This training course has been developed from information, provided to the presenter, by a Senior Aviation Analyst for the FAA. However, this study material is not represented in any way as an official FAA training course , and the FAA cautions that changes can happen almost daily. When making application for the COA process, the FAA will provide the most current requirements.
The objective of this course is to provide a background understanding of the process, for Public Agency applying for a Certificate of Authorization or Waiver:
We will cover:
The presentation is intended to help to clarify the process, of obtaining a Certificate of Authorization and Waiver, for a public agency, such as police, fire, search and rescue, emergency medical services and other governmental entities. The purpose of this course is not so much train for a particular skill but to assist public agencies in understanding the process of obtaining approval of a Certificate of Authorization or Waiver for Public UAS Operations.
There are four sections of this course, followed by a short quiz:
Total course length: 32 minutes
Public employees seeking to earn training credit may submit the syllabus to their training officer for approval.
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