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Pay ONLY for the Examination if and when your personnel need their certification...

Learn at your own pace, in the comfort of your own home with our highly acclaimed GVC (General Visual Line of Sight Certificate) E-learning course. 

This course has been developed to give you all the tools you need to confidently apply to the CAA for your an Operational Authorisation, or be a qualified remote pilot in your organisations OA.

Why choose to partner with UAVHub?

  • Online video learning - We don't do 'Death by Powerpoint' here

    Start, Pause and Stop your video E-learning whenever you want. Learn at your own pace in the comfort and safety of your own home... We're aviation training experts and our broadcast-quality training is broken down into bite-size, easy to understand videos which teach you what you NEED to know (and more!) in an efficient and proven manner.

  • Online Theory Exam

    Once you've completed your online training, you can build your confidence and prepare for your Theory Exam by using the Mock Exams (contained within a separate course). Once you're happy, you can use our simple system to book your online examination.

  • 99% First Time Pass Rate

    Over 99% of our students pass their theory examination on their first attempt. To help you prepare, we've even included FULL mock examinations in the training course which you can take BEFORE you sit your examination. This helps ensure that you can feel confident when it's time for your examination. Because of the way we teach and the extra preparation we provide, you'll find the examination a breeze!

  • Unlimited Support

    Just because our course is carried out online doesn't mean that you don't have support! The UAVHub Team can be reached via the phone, email, our UAVHub Facebook group and live chat at all times, or you can book in one-to-one video facetime with a member of the training team to get YOUR questions answered... Promptly and efficiently!

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What will you learn?

    1. Welcome to your GVC Course

    2. Aide Memoire

    3. Join the Facebook Group

    1. Stay up to date with the latest changes by checking the latest amendments we've made to your course, here!

    1. Get your A1/A3 Certificate and Flyer ID

    2. Send UAVHUB your A1/A3 Certificate from the CAA

    1. Scope

    2. Overview

    3. Terminology - Drones

    4. Terminology - UAS Operator & Remote Pilot

    5. Terminology - Assemblies of People

    6. Terminology - Assemblies of People

    7. Terminology - The Regulatory Documents and Article 241

    8. UAS Operating Categories

    9. Operational Authorisation

    10. Pre-Defined Risk Assessment (PDRA-01)

    11. Collision Avoidance

    12. CAP 722

    13. CAP 722 Volumes

    14. Vessels, Vehicles and Structures

    15. UK AIP

    16. Incident Reporting - CAP 382 MORS & ECCAIRS

    17. Airprox Reporting

    18. Insurance

    19. Summary

    20. Quiz

    1. Scope

    2. Airmanship

    3. Collision Avoidance

    4. Planning

    5. Go No Go

    6. Overflight of People

    7. Congested Areas

    8. Operational Mitigations Part 1

    9. Operational Mitigations Part 2

    10. Flight Logs

    11. Summary

    12. Quiz

    1. Overview

    2. Scope

    3. Flight Information Regions

    4. Types of Controlled Airspace

    5. Specific Airspace

    6. ATZ and MATZ

    7. Flight Restriction Zones

    8. ENSF

    9. Uncontrolled Airspace

    10. Specific & Temporary Airspace

    11. How to find what Airspace / Airspace Type you are in

    12. NOTAMS

    13. Visual Line of Sight

    14. Summary

    15. Quiz

About this course

  • Free
  • 148 lessons
  • 8.5 hours of video content

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Meet your Instructor...

UAVHub CEO Matthew Williams

A leading light within the international aviation community with deep-seated roots within the unmanned training and operational delivery sectors. Matt has built a number of successful businesses centred around the ever-evolving unmanned aircraft space. He continues to manage an ever-growing team at the UK's leading unmanned aircraft training and operations company and also consults at the very highest levels in the sector in order to help explore and deliver practical and pragmatic solutions to problems faced by both regulatory bodies worldwide and those looking to exploit options to operate within regulatory frameworks.