Drone Flight Foundations Training Course

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Course Length Course Cost Prerequisites Flying Activity Course Locations Equipment Certification
2 Days $995.00 None 4 hours  Sydney, Brisbane Newcastle Melbourne All Provided Certificate of Attendance in Foundations of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems Operation,




This 2 day course covers the essentials of flying drones, from operating safely and ensuring that you have all the right equipment for the job, to what you need to know to take your recreational drone flying and ultimately turn it into a profession. This course is designed to provide students with the skill and knowledge they need to confidently take their first drone into the air and covering what you need to know to fly your drone legally and safely.


The Flight Foundations course is developed by industry experts that have worked in the industry for years and have used that knowledge to create a concise course containing the essentials of what you need to know about flying drones. You do not need to own a drone to attend our course, we supply all the equipment.


Course content:

• Drone Overview
• Copter Overview
• Simulator Training and Indoor micro drone challenge
• Dangers When Flying
• Laws, what you need to know
• Copter Care
• Fly 1 – Flying with Phantom 4
• Fly 2 – Flight challenge


Insurance for sub 2kg drone operations


If you wish to fly drones commercially under the Civil Aviation Safety Authority’s Sub 2kg rule you may want to consider insurance. Most insurers require drone operators to have an RePL license to be eligible for insurance.