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DronePartners - Drone Ground School


Date Location Seats
Tue 11th Sep 2018 10:00 - Thu 13th Sep 2018 17:00 Barnard Castle, County Durham DL12 Finished
Tue 20th Nov 2018 10:00 - Thu 22nd Nov 2018 17:00 CVP Midlands B80 7AA Limited Availability
Tue 11th Dec 2018 10:00 - Thu 13th Dec 2018 17:00 Richmond, North Yorkshire DL10 Available
DronePartners - Drone Ground School 3 Day Course for 4 to 12 Delegates (Booking Code: DP-DGS).
This course is designed for anyone wanting to become a commercial drone pilot. This course consists of 3 days of training covering the key education goals required by the UK CAA, practical flight planning and safe setup demonstration. You are provided with pre-course study materials and an operations manual template to help you get the most out of the course. This course includes your practical flight assessment in the price.

The trainers are commercial drone pilots with a wealth of practical experience in filming, thermography, surveying and inspecting with drones.  They also provide you with hands on flight coaching during the 3 day course, weather permitting.

Upon completion of this course and passing the practical assessment you will be able to apply for a Permission for Commercial Operation (PfCO) with the UK CAA.

We provide drone training that is recognised by the CAA and enables you to apply for a permission for commercial operations (PfCO).  Our ground schools are delivered by highly experienced practitioners via our training division DronePartners, a CAA National Qualified Entity, ID 1117/4027. Our trainers are commercial drone pilots with a wealth of real world practical experience in filming, thermography, surveying and inspecting with drones.  

Our course covers more than the CAA’s minimum requirements including: Congested Area Planning and Better Data Collection (photography fundamentals) so that we can really help you accelerate becoming a real drone pilot.

This course is delivered by DronePartners a UK CAA recognised NQE (1117/402)
  • 1x Admission for Drone Ground School
  • UAS Airspace Operating Principles
  • Airmanship and Aviation Safety
  • Air Law and Responsibilities
  • Meteorology
  • Navigation Charts
  • Human Factors
  • Aircraft Knowledge
  • Operating Procedures
  • Operations Manual Review
  • Safe Set Up Demonstration
  • Flying Skills Evaluation and Coaching
Course Duration 3 Days
Number of Delegates 4-12
Locations Witney
  Melton Mowbray


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