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ALC-704: sUAS Crew Resource Management
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Influential Drones & Sundance Media Group
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sUAS Crew Resource Management Course Code: ALC-704  


In this session, we’ll identify the roles of flight crew members, indicate the responsibilities of those roles, and how each flight crew member may most effectively communicate in each role while supporting the pilot-in-command. We’ll discuss pre-flight briefings to be overseen by the pilot-in-command, and additional briefing information to most safety and efficiently fly a successful mission/operation. Additional safety practices, operational techniques, tools, and workflows will be presented.

Crew resource management helps groups and teams communicate better, enables then to operate as a cohesive unit and resolves issues with poor decision-making, inadequate or undefined leadership, poor resource management and many other challenges. The goal for CRM is to empower a team to effectively use all of its available resources and skills to achieve its goals.

Others may take this course as a self-study resource:
    Anyone interested in learning more about 14 CFR Part 107 or Drone Flight Operations
    Public safety departments with or starting a drone program
    Other corporate flight departments or small businesses wishing to perform UAS operations
    FAASTeam DronePros and other FAAST Volunteer Representatives
    Aviation Safety Inspectors (ASIs)
    Aviation Safety Technicians (ASTs)
    FAASTeam Program Managers (FPMs)



This course will take about 1-hour to complete.

Instruction is based on a 1-hour video presentation. Upon completion of the presentation, related links with reference materials will be available for review. Following the review period is an exam.

The exam is a multiple choice and must be taken in a single session. The exam is 20-35 questions chosen at random, a passing score of 100% is required for a completion certificate.

The presentation was given live on June 23, 2021 as SPANS Webinar: EA17105755

The course was created on following the live showing. The video replay can also be found by visiting Influential Drones YouTube Channel, or viewing the video directly here

The presenter of the video is Douglas Spotted Eagle from Sundance Media Group and Dave Krause from Influential Drones. The FAA representative in the presentation was Eric Sieracki, AFG-700 EA17 FSDO



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  3.     Be enrolled in the course
  4.     You must visit and complete each chapter of this course

NOTE: Some links may take you to other sites or open windows on top of the course window. You will need to return to this course on to complete the online exam. This might be as simple as closing all the additional windows. However, you may find it necessary to return to, log in again, and then "continue" the course from the Course List.

Upon completion of the review section the "EXAM" button will turn blue indicating you are ready to start the examination. Upon successful completion of the exam you are given the appropriate course credit automatically. You may then print a course completion certificate.



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