The Center for Business and Professional Development at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith will host a three-week test preparation course for the Federal Aviation Administration’s Part 107 test to become a commercial operator of unmanned aerial aircraft, more commonly known as drones.

The courses will take place from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday evenings and 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday mornings, with classes starting Feb. 13 and ending March 1. The course fee is $359 per person. A separate $150 fee is required to take the FAA Part 107 exam.

For more information on the course, contact Dave Robertson, director of the CBPD, at or 479-788-7799.