Guide to Choosing the Right Drone Training Course for You

Guide to Choosing the Right Drone Training Course for You

July 12, 2019

Dr Drone Training Course in Canada

Guide to selecting the best drone course for you


In the process of getting ready for your first drone take off you may consider what sort of drone training courses are out there to help you fly with ease. Whether you are flying for fun or for work, Dr Drone offers various drone training courses to fit your needs and to help you fly safely and responsibly, but which drone course is right for you? If you are looking for practical hands on experience with your exact drone system, or you are looking to prep for your Transport Canada Advanced Exam, we have written guide below to help you select the best training course to suit your needs.


Equipment Specific Drone Training Course

Course No. 1 Equipment Specific Training

Practical & hands-on Equipment specific drone training course

If you are looking to learn how to use the exact drone system you are flying than our equipment specific training is the perfect course for you. Our Equipment Specific Training Program is focused on giving pilots a hands-on flying experience, tailored towards the drone you are using and the application you are looking to accomplish. It is created how have had limited experience with drones and will cover everything you need to know to fly your drone safely, as well as take advantage of all its different features.

This course is taught by our professional team of technicians and engineers that have been certified and trained at DJI facilities. The first portion of this course is focused on in-app and software training while the next half focuses on one-on-one hands-on flight training that is carefully conducted by our training staff. Whether you are just learning how to fly a drone, or a part of a professional organization this course will give you all the practical, experienced knowledge you need directly from the experts to upgrade your skills and fly with confidence.


Transport Canada Flight Review Course

Course No. 2 Flight Review

Transport Canada Advanced Exam in-Person Flight Review

For those who have passed their Transport Canada Advanced Exam and are looking to get their advanced license, this Flight Review course is required to obtain your Advanced Drone Pilot's License. The purpose of the Flight Review is to verify your drone piloting abilities against Transport Canada standards. In order to book this course you must have registered your drone with Transport Canada, marked your drone with a registration number, and have passed the Small Advanced Exam. Once you successfully pass the Flight Review, you will obtain your Advanced Operations PIlot Certificate.


RPAS/Ground School Prep Course & Study Guide - (Online)

Course No. 3 RPAS/Ground School Prep Course & Study Guide - (ONline)

Online Study Guide for Transport canada Advanced Exam

If you are seeking to prepare for your Transport Canada Advanced Drone Pilot Online Exam at your own pace and convenience this is the ideal course for you. This is a comprehensive online course that will help your properly prepare and gain the knowledge you need to pass the Advanced Transport Canada Exam. This course includes the following subject areas: Air Law Traffic Rules and Procedures, RPAS airframes power plants propulsion and systems, Human Factors, Meteorology, Navigation, Flight operations, Theory of Flight and Radiotelephony. If you are looking to learn all the knowledge requirements to pass the exam at your own pace and your own schedule, our online study guide would be the perfect fit for you.


RPAS/Ground SChool Prep Course & Study Guide - (In Person)

Course No. 4 RPAS/Ground SChool Prep Course & Study Guide - (In Person)

3-Day in Person prep Course for Transport Canada Advanced Exam

Our RPAS/Ground School Prep Course and Study Guide - In Person is conducted over a three day period in a classroom setting in Halifax, Nova Scotia. If you prefer an in-class environment where you will be able to learn directly from an instructor this would be the course for you. Our RPAS/Ground School Prep Course and Study Guide is a comprehensive course that will help you prepare and gain the knowledge you need for the Advanced Transport Canada Exam. This course will cover the following areas including: Air Law Traffic Rules and Procedures, RPAS airframes power plants propulsion and systems, Human Factors, Meteorology, Navigation, Flight operations, Theory of Flight and Radiotelephony. If you are seeking to learn from the experts to prepare for the Advanced Exam and favor in-person instruction this would be the ideal choice for you.


Government & Corporate Training

Course No. 5 Government & Corporate Training

training course tailored for government & corporate organizations

If you are a government or corporate organization seeking professional training on the exact drone you have for your exact application this is the course for you. This course is tailored toward group training for enterprise organizations with a focus on safety and practical operation of your drone system, for your exact drone application. Our team of professional drone pilots, technicians, and engineers specialize in training government and corporate organizations across Canada and have trained groups including: Natural Resources Canada, Halifax Fire Department, Emera Energy, Agriculture Canada, Dexter Construction and more. With our experienced knowledge of DJI drones, our program will ensure that every enterprise organization receives expert instruction on how to get the most out of their drone system including in-app training and in-person flight training. If you are a professional commercial, university, or government organization seeking professional education on how to use your drone system book in this course to upgrade your skills and fly with confidence.


Dr Drone Training Courses in Canada

Why choose our training courses?

Dr Drone opened the first DJI Store in Canada as well as the first Official DJI Repair Center. We are dedicated to helping drone pilots of all levels learn how to fly their drone safely and responsibly so that they can accomplish any aerial endeavour with confidence. Whether you are looking to prepare for your Transport Canada Exam, or seeking to learn all the ins and outs of your drone, we offer professional courses to help you be successful with any drone operation. Our team of technicians and engineers are trained and certified at DJI facilities and have trained enterprise clients all across Canada to help them get the most out of their drone systems. If you want to feel confident and knowledgeable flying your drone, or need to prepare for your Transport Canada exam, Dr Drone is here to help you advance your skills.