Training Course

Our two day drone groundschool training course is our flag-ship course and is designed to allow successful students to qualify as licenced drone pilots. The course is an Irish Aviation Authority approved drone training course and allows you to go on to complete your drone flight test with an Irish Aviation Authority approved examiner, of which we have two in the academy.

Our next Initial Course
€600 (€1000 including the flight test)

25th & 26th July (Midweek Course)
26th - 27th August (Weekend Course)

9am-5pm

All training materials provided, no drone required

(Book with a flight test and receive a €50 discount {€1000 total}, you can arrange the test for a date that suits you after the course, we recommend discussing this with us on the course)

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Our course is a fun and intensive course which our instructors have delivered to hundreds of commercial operators including bodies such as the Irish Civil Defence, Irish Air Corps, Dublin/ Limerick/ Galway Fire Services, Cork City Council, Environmental Protection Agency, ESB, among others.

 

Quickfacts:

 

  • Approved by the Irish Aviation Authority
  • 2 day course, 9am – 5pm
  • Lecture style format with student interaction
  • Focused (lectures approx 1hr – 1.5hrs)
  • All materials provided
  • No drone required

 

Our two day training course is fully approved by the Irish Aviation Authority and will teach you a series of important subjects for your future careers including:

 

  • Irish Unmanned Aviation Law
  • Irish Airspace Awareness
  • Unmanned Operations Planning
  • Meteorology
  • Risk Assessment & Management
  • Principles of flight
  • Aircraft Technical Knowledge
  • Checklist use and multi-person operations
  • Case study: A flight from planning to execution
  • IAA Flight testing: How to prepare and pass

 

Upon completion of the two day training course you will prepare an operations manual (we will provide you with a template) and you will be given an opportunity to prepare for your flight test. When you feel ready you can book in to complete the test with one of our two Irish Aviation Authority flight examiners. The test is very straight forward and is focused on application of the information that you will learn on the groundschool course.

 

Theory Training

Was €750

now €600

25th & 26th July
26th - 27th August

Approved

 
 
Flight Examination

Was €500

now €450

Organised at your convenience!

Approved

 
 
Complete Package

Was €1250

now €1000

25th & 26th July
26th - 27th August

Approved