ADVANCED DRONE OPERATOR COURSE
General:

This Drone Operator course is designed for those without previous flight experience to gain the necessary skills and knowledge for an Advanced Drone Operator Certificate.
This is an official EASA Certificate that allows the holder to act as operator of RPAS(Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems) up to a weight of 25kg for commercial, professional, sporting or leisure purposes within the Spanish national territory or within the EU. The course enables the student to gain advanced knowledge and skills in order to operate complex drones also those capable of flying out of visual line of sight. This course has it all to prepare the student for a professional career in the growing field of drone and RPA services.

Theory Instruction Topics:
  1. Regulations and Aviation Law
  2. General knowledge of the aircraft
  3. Performance and flight planning
  4. Meteorology
  5. Navigation and interpretation of maps
  6. Operational procedures
  7. Communications
  8. Aeronautical terminology
  9. Human factors
  10. Advanced communications for the operator
  11. ATC knowledge and skills (ATC air-space division)
Course Duration:
  • 60 hours theory
  • 10 hours of practice, divided between 3 hours of practical theory, 2 hours of basic repairs & software and 5 hours of flight practice.
Practical training:
  • General Aircraft Knowledge
  • Limitations
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Normal Procedures & Flight Planning
  • Performance
  • Weight & Balance & Equipment
  • Aircraft Assembly & Repairs
  • Software
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:
  • 18 years of age
  • Class II medical certificate
Training available for the following drone models:
  • DJI: F450 – F550 – Phantom2-Phantom2 visión +-Phantom 3 – Inspire 1 – S900-Flame wheel 330
  • Yuneec: Q500 – H920
  • Gobling:700-630
  • Skywalker :X-8

Courses in English & Spanish – Distance Learning Courses Available


Price: 900 € INCL + VAT

Drone Pilot Course for those with a Pilot’s License

General:

This practical course is for those already in possession (or within the previous 5 years) of a Pilot´s license and enables the student to obtain the necessary license for operating drones within the Spanish national territory as well as within the EU.

Course Duration:
  • 10 hours of practice, divided between 3 hours of practical theory, 2 hours of basic repairs & software and 5 hours of flight practice.
Price: 400 € + VAT

Type-rating Course for new models of Drones

General:

This course consists of a practical exam of 1 hour of duration, concentrating mainly on maneuvers in order to verify the correct operation and handling of different models of drones. You will receive an official Certificate authorizing you for each specific model of Drone and those considered similar.

Course duration: 
  • Theory instruction: 5 hours of theory based on the manual and operation specific to the model of drone + written theory exam
  • Flight-training: The time necessary (1-3hr) to achieve the skill-level needed to operate the drone safely and efficiently + practical exam.

Total course duration: 7-10 hours

Price: 400 € + VAT

Entry Requirements:

  • 18 years of age
  • Class II medical certificate

Courses in English & Spanish – Distance Learning Courses Available


Training available for the following drone models:

  • DJI: F450 – F550 – Phanton2-Phantom2 visión +-Phantom 3 – Inspire 1 – S900 – Inspire Pro-Flame wheel 330
  • Yuneec: Q500 – H920
  • Gobling:700-630
  • Skywalker:X-8

For information on professional drone services, please visit our website at: http://worldaviation.es/en/drone-services.aspx