Drone Pilot Course: Fixed-wing & Multicopter

Learn how to fly any type of drone and obtain an official certificate from it!

When

4 – 8 of June 2018

Where

BCN Drone Center

Language

English

Certificate

Official Practical Capacitation License

Objective

In the fixed-wing & multicopter piloting course you become an official pilot in the categories you choose.

50% of your time is spent flying with an instructor either on the airfield or in the simulator. Remaining time is spent learning the design and operation basics.

The course is limited to 9 participants so that you receive full attention from our experts. Your instructors are aerospace engineers and experienced pilots.

Modules

  • THEORETICAL SESSIONS
    • Aerodynamics
    • Stability & control
    • Aircraft design
    • Performance
    • Take-off & landing methods

  • THEORETICAL SESSIONS
    • Propulsion
    • Micro & Macro Meteorology
    • Onboard Systems: Autopilot
    • Onboard Systems: Payload
    • Legislation

  • SIMULATOR
    • Manual basic maneuvers (FPV)
    • Manual T/O & Landings
    • Manual advanced maneuvers
    • Manual emergency maneuvers

  • AIRFIELD
    • Basic maneuvers, T/O & Landing
    • Traffic circuit
    • Emergency maneuvers
    • Emergency Locator Transmitter

Tickets & Prices

All courses will be hosted in parallel during this week.

Choose 1, 2, 3 or 4 courses in just one week.

 

1 Course:   1.250€ + VAT

2 Courses: 1.550€ + VAT

3 Courses: 1.850€ + VAT

4 Courses: 2.150€ + VAT

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  • Fixed-wing 0-5Kg
    • Access to practical training with fixed-wings (0-5Kg)
    • Official certificate that enables the operation of any similar drone of this category

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  • MULTIROTOR 0-5Kg
    • Access to practical training with multicopters (0-5Kg)
    • Official certificate that enables the operation of any similar drone of this category

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  • Fixed-wing 5-15Kg
    • Access to practical training with fixed-wings (5-15Kg)
    • Official certificate that enables the operation of any similar drone of this category

MULTIROTOR 0-5Kg
  • Multirotor 5-15Kg
    • Access to practical training with multicopters (5-15Kg)
    • Official certificate that enables the operation of any similar drone of this category

Course timetable

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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
20:00 - 22:00
Monday

8:30 - 9:00

Coffee / Reception

9:00 - 10:00

Welcome Presentation

10:00 - 11:00

Introductory Flight

11:00 - 12:00

Traffic Circuit
Take-off and Landing Methods

12:00 - 13:00

Aerodynamics I

13:00 - 15:00

Welcome Lunch

15:00 - 16:00

Aerodynamics II

16:00 - 17:00

Stability and Control

17:00 - 18:00

Flight Practice Manual Piloting
(Small Groups)

18:00 - 19:00

Continued

20:00 - 22:00

Tuesday

8:30 - 9:00

Coffee / Reception

9:00 - 10:00

Flight Practice Beyond Line of Sight Operations
(Small Groups)

10:00 - 11:00

Continued

11:00 - 12:00

Fixed Wing Basic

12:00 - 13:00

Spatial Resolution
BCN Drone Center

13:00 - 15:00

Lunch

15:00 - 16:00

Propulsion

16:00 - 17:00

Flight Practice Manual Piloting
(Small Groups)

17:00 - 18:00

Continued

18:00 - 19:00

Optional Activity: Forest Jogging

20:00 - 22:00

Wednesday

8:30 - 9:00

Coffee / Reception

9:00 - 10:00

Flight Practice Beyond Line of Sight Operations
(Small Groups)

10:00 - 11:00

Continued

11:00 - 12:00

Metereology

12:00 - 13:00

Micrometereology

13:00 - 15:00

Lunch

15:00 - 16:00

Onboard Sytem I

16:00 - 17:00

Onboard Sytem II : Autopilot

17:00 - 18:00

Flight Practice Autonomous Operation
(Small Groups)

18:00 - 19:00

Continued

20:00 - 22:00

Thursday

8:30 - 9:00

Coffee / Reception

9:00 - 10:00

Flight Practice Manual Piloting
(Small Groups)

10:00 - 11:00

Continued

11:00 - 12:00

Legislation

12:00 - 13:00

Human Factors

13:00 - 15:00

Lunch

15:00 - 16:00

Performance

16:00 - 17:00

Flight Practice Manual Piloting
(Small Groups)

17:00 - 18:00

Continued

18:00 - 19:00

20:00 - 22:00

Friday

8:30 - 9:00

Coffee / Reception

9:00 - 10:00

Capacitacion Exam

10:00 - 11:00

Continued

11:00 - 12:00

Onboard Systems III : Payload

12:00 - 13:00

Fixed-wing UAV Applications

13:00 - 15:00

Final Lunch

15:00 - 16:00

Free Time to Visit Barcelona

16:00 - 17:00

17:00 - 18:00

18:00 - 19:00

20:00 - 22:00

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