🇪🇺 EU Drone Pilot Training
Specific Category – Level 3

20 – 24th of September 2021

 

 With this official certificate you will be able to fly drones (from C0 to C6) in Open (A1, A2, A3) & Specific (STS1, STS2) scenarios in all EU member states.

Additionally, you will be able to certify yourself in fixed-wing and VTOL.

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Become an Official EU Drone Pilot

📅  20 – 24th of September 2021 (Monday to Friday)

⏰  9am to 6pm CET

📍 Barcelona Drone Center

🇬🇧  Language: English (also offered in Spanish)

📃  Official Certificate that will allow you operate in all EU member states

🏔  Scenarios: Open (A1, A2, A3), Specific (STS1, STS2)

🚁  Drone Categories: C0, C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, C6

⌚️ Validity: 5 years

👥  Capacity for 20 people

🏟  Inside an official Drone Center with segregated airspace

🔝 Instructors: Aerospace Engineers & Pilots

🛌🏼  Accommodation optional

🔅 Course powered 100% with solar energy

Multirotor, Fixed-wing, VTOL & Radiophonist Certifications

You can complete all the certifications below in only 5 days.

The three certifications on the left are compulsory. The two practical ones on the right, are optional. You can choose any combination of them.

Compulsory

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  • EU DRONE PILOT

    • Theory knowledge
    • Specific Category drone pilot knowledge to fly in standard scenarios STS1 & STS2
    • 950€ + VAT

Compulsory

radiophonist
  • Radiophonist

    • Practical knowledge
    • This will allow you to fly in controlled airspace & communicate with ATC
    • 0€

Compulsory

MULTIROTOR 0-5Kg
  • MULTIROTOR

    • Practical knowledge
    • This will allow you to professionally operate multirotors <25Kg in standard scenarios STS1 & STS2
    • 0€

Optional Add-on

ATMOS_3-01
  • Fixed-wing

    • Practical knowledge
    • This will allow you to professionally operate fixed-wings <25Kg in standard scenario STS2
    • 350€ + VAT

Optional Add-on

FIXED-WING-5-15KG
  • VTOL

    • Practical knowledge
    • This will allow you to professionally operate VTOLs <25Kg in standard scenario STS2
    • 450€ + VAT

Theoretical & Practical Drone Certifications

You can avail all the certificates below in only 5 days.

  • Compulsory: EU Drone Pilot – Specific Category (Level 3)
  • Compulsory: Radiophonist
  • Compulsory: Multirotor
  • Optional: Fixed-wing
  • Optional: VTOL

Pricing

EU Drone Pilot - Specific Category (Level 3)

Radiophonist Certificate

Multirrotor Certificate

Fixed-wing Certificate

VTOL Certificate

Full board Accommodation

950

+ VAT

Program

The training consists of 40h in-person classes (see below)

The in-person training in Barcelona is tailored-made to maximize your flight time. 50% of your time flying!

8:30 - 9:00
9:00 - 10:00
10:00 - 11:00
11:00 - 12:00
12:00 - 13:00
13:00 - 15:00
15:00 - 16:00
16:00 - 17:00
17:00 - 18:00
18:00 - 19:00
Monday

8:30 - 9:00

Coffe/Reception

9:00 - 10:00

Welcome &Drone Technology

10:00 - 11:00

Instruction to flight

11:00 - 12:00

Drone General Knowledge

12:00 - 13:00

Emergency Locator & Radiophonist Training

13:00 - 15:00

Lunch

15:00 - 16:00

Flight Practice

16:00 - 17:00

Flight Practice

17:00 - 18:00

Flight Practice

18:00 - 19:00

Optional cultural activity: Caves Visit
Tuesday

8:30 - 9:00

Coffe/Reception

9:00 - 10:00

Flight Practice

10:00 - 11:00

Flight Practice

11:00 - 12:00

UAV Legislation

12:00 - 13:00

Operational Procedures

13:00 - 15:00

Lunch

15:00 - 16:00

Airspace Knowledge

16:00 - 17:00

Flight Practice

17:00 - 18:00

Flight Practice

18:00 - 19:00

Optional cultural activity: Visit the town of Vic
Wednesday

8:30 - 9:00

Coffee / Reception

9:00 - 10:00

Flight Practice

10:00 - 11:00

Flight Practice

11:00 - 12:00

Flight Planning

12:00 - 13:00

Autonomous flight demo

13:00 - 15:00

Lunch

15:00 - 16:00

SORA

16:00 - 17:00

Flight Practice

17:00 - 18:00

Flight Practice

18:00 - 19:00

Optional activity: Flight
Thursday

8:30 - 9:00

Coffee / Reception

9:00 - 10:00

Flight Practice

10:00 - 11:00

Flight Practice

11:00 - 12:00

Aeronautical Meteorology

12:00 - 13:00

Communications & Human factors

13:00 - 15:00

Lunch

15:00 - 16:00

Payload

16:00 - 17:00

Flight Practice

17:00 - 18:00

Flight Practice

18:00 - 19:00

Optional activity: Hiking
Friday

8:30 - 9:00

Coffee / Reception

9:00 - 10:00

>Exam & Flights

10:00 - 11:00

>Exam & Flights

11:00 - 12:00

>Exam & Flights

12:00 - 13:00

>Exam & Flights

13:00 - 15:00

Lunch

15:00 - 16:00

16:00 - 17:00

17:00 - 18:00

18:00 - 19:00

  • Drone General Knowledge
  • Radiophonist training
  • Flight practice (50% of the time)
  • Drone Legislation
  • Operational Procedures
  • Airspace Knowledge
  • Air Navigation
  • Aeronautical Meteorology
  • Communications
  • Human Factors
  • Payload

Why Choose Us

Global reputation

100+ courses hosted, 3.000+ people trained from 93 nationalities. Loads of networking!

Best in Class

We are 1 of only 10 drone centers in the world and the oldest civilian drone company in Europe.

Experienced Instructors

Aerospace engineers & pilots with thousands of hours of experience.

UAS Test Site

Incomparable venue and facilities. Practical and hands-on training guaranteed.

Experienced UAS Instructors

These instructors have trained hundreds of participants

jordi

He will teach you sensor integration, and will be supervising your flights with fixed-wing aircrafts.

Jordi Santacana
Ultralight & Drone Pilot
Jo

He will teach you flight planning, payload & performance sessions.

Jordi Salvador
Aerospace Engineer
marc

He will be your simulator instructor. He will also teach you stability, control & meteorology.

Marc Beltran
Aerospace Engineer
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He will teach you the regulatory framework, operational procedures, ATC...

Albert Zoroa
Aeronautical Instructor

Establish Lifelong Connections

Classmates today, industry leaders tomorrow.

You will meet other participants from very diverse backgrounds, nationalities & sectors.

Once completed the course, you will have access to our Alumni group that will connect you our all-time students.

Continent

  • Europe

  • Americas

  • Asia Africa

Sector

  • Academia

  • Industry

  • Administration

Background

  • MSc

  • PhD

  • Other

Age

  • 25 35

  • 35 45

  • 45 65

Participants’ Nationalities

People from 93 countries have already joined this course

100% Official Training

We are an official training organization by EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency)

We are certified drone operators by EASA

We are certified drone manufacturers by AESA (Spanish CAA)

We are partners with the Certified School ULM-0077 (for the radiophonist training)

All practical training is conducted inside an officially segregated airspace of 50Km2 by AESA

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Participants’ Opinions

The average rating score of the course quality by all-time participants is 9.1/10

Experience

Every evening, you will have optional activities such as wine tasting in a fine winery, visiting a cave, jogging through the woods, discovering old towns, or just relaxing at the hotel’s swimming pool…

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    FAQs

    Work Opportunities

    • The sector is booming, the drone industry is expanding and new job opportunities are constantly being created.
    • We are going to add you to our facebook group. All our alumni are there and they exchange business opportunities.
    • You will have the opportunity to network with the speakers (who are decision makers in the industry), and your fellow participants.

    Certificate

    Upon conclusion of the training, you will obtain 3 certificates:

    • Theoretical certificate from AESA (or the CAA you choose)
    • Practical certificate (STS) issued by BCN Drone Center
    • Radiophonist certificate issued by BCN Drone Center through ATO

    With these official certificates you will be able to fly drones (from C0 to C6) in Open (A1, A2, A3) & Specific scenarios (STS1, STS2) in all EU member states.

    Accommodation

    For only 275€ + VAT, you will be able to stay at a hotel 5’ away from the BCN Drone Center: Hotel El Toll

    The cost includes 5 nights (Sunday to Friday) and all meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner)

    The vast majority of participants stay there, and all optional evening activities start from there as well. It is highly recommended.

    COVID-19 Cancellations

    Cancellation due to justified travel restrictions can be made at any moment until 7 days before the start of the course. You will receive the full amount minus 100€ due to administrative costs.

    Transportation from/to BCN Drone Center

    BCN Drone Center can only be reached by private car or taxi. Trying to arrive to the center with public transportation is complex and long… not recommended. Once you confirm your registration we will give you access to our intranet where you can organize car pools for transfers to the BCN Drone Center with other participants.

    Taxi from the airport: 140€, 1 hour.

    Online Platform

    Upon registration, you will have access to the online platform. There you will find all the presentations of the speakers.

    Sponsorship

    The center does not offer any kind of sponsorships, each person has to look for it on their own.

    PRE-REGISTRATION