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Unmanned Systems Training – STEAM / STEM

FlightSafety’s STEAM / STEM Program

The small Unmanned Aerial System (sUAS / drone) industry is full of  impactful teaching opportunities.  Our STEAM / STEM Program brings the intersection of engineering, programming, math, meteorology, regulation, business acumen, and social responsibility together to empower educators and to help their students reach their true potential.


Embracing the flipped classroom instructional strategy, our STEAM program helps educators (grades 9-12 & college) build the wide range of common core knowledge and skills necessary for student success in the sUAS industry. Pairing blended training with a growth mindset, students can learn at home while putting their knowledge to practice in the classroom, and ultimately achieve career-ready outcomes.

Learn about a range of UAS related topics, culminating in learning how to legally operate a small UAS.

  • Become familiar with sUAS flight physics
  • Learn about constantly shifting industry regulations
  • Practice radio communications and standards
  • Delve into how batteries work and how they are used in drones
  • Learn about the role of a Safety Management System (SMS)
  • Appreciate the realities of human elements (like fatigue and resource management), and learn how to manage them
  • Adopt industry best-practices
  • Mitigate the many risks involved with drone operations
  • Design an operational system ensuring safety
  • Prepare to earn the Part 107 Drone License


How it Works

Educators are provided comprehensive resources that allow for the creation of a flipped STEAM curriculum. Designed as a turn-key solution, FlightSafety provides you with the majority of the lesson content, while still allowing you ample opportunity to tailor curriculum to your specific teaching strengths and objectives.

With access to the FlightSafety Drone STEAM Program, you get:

  • Teaching assets to build your own curriculum
    • Approximately 40 hours of In-class Lessons
    • Approximately 25 hours of Online Course Content
  • Expanded Instructor Action Guides to help you build curriculum, assign lessons, develop brain-based understanding and practical skills, create a capstone project, and effectively assess achievement
  • Teacher Support and Resources, including workbooks, our STEAM newsletter, and critical access to industry-leading drone training experts
  • Advance access to the Part 107 Exam Preparation course to help you earn your Part 107 Drone License
  • the ability for you to join us for Remote Pilot Fundamentals Training*

*Remote pilot license required

Student Outcomes

Your STEAM initiative can inspire students to reach meaningful outcomes.

The drone industry is quickly growing and changing, and your students can be part of that change.

By building an effective STEAM program with FlightSafety, your students can learn social and digital responsibility, develop passion for a range of industries and professions, earn a remote pilot license, and even start their own drone business.

Next Steps

Contact us today to start the conversation and to learn more about how we can help you start your STEAM program.