Tim Trott has enjoyed a varied career in broadcasting and small businesses of various kinds, before becoming interested in “drones” or small unmanned aerial vehicles and the possibilities.
After purchasing an early DJI Phantom quad-copter in November of 2013, Tim began an online blog which grew into a series of courses designed for UAV training for public safety agencies.
Tim Trott first passed the FAA’s Sport Pilot ground school test andthe Fundamentals of Instruction before completing Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) Instructor Certification training at Pat Thomas Law Enforcement/TCC in Tallahassee. Mr. Trott received FAA approval for one of the first 400 grants for exemption (#11636) under section 333. He passed the Part 107 exam in the first hour it was offered on August 29, 2016 and was issued a Remote Pilot Certification.