Radio Operator Training

Dates: On-demand

Certificate required for flying in controlled airspace

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Become a Certified Radio Operator

📅 Dates to be confirmed

📍 Barcelona Drone Center

🇪🇸 Language: Spanish

📃 Official Radio Operator Certificate

👥 Capacity for 12 people

🏟 Inside an official Drone Center with segregated airspace

🔝 Instructors: Aerospace Engineers & Pilots

🛌🏼 Accommodation optional

🔅 Course powered 100% with solar energy


The training consists of 4h of online content + 2h in-person classes, including practice and theoretical exam




  • Airspace Classification
  • Radio Communications
  • Radio Procedures
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Message Transmission
  • Practice

Pricing Options

  • Course

  • 300+ VAT
    • Access to all sessions
    • Access to an intranet platform with all presentations

Preferred Option
  • Course + Accommodation

  • 355+ VAT
    • Access to all sessions
    • Access to an intranet platform with all presentations
    • 1 night accommodation and all meals for 1 day: breakfast, lunch, dinner

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.

UAV Test Site

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

Experienced Drone Instructors

These instructors have trained hundreds of participants

Pol Ayats
Aerospace Engineer
Lluís Amat
Aerospace Engineer

Establish Longlife 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.


  • Europe

  • Americas

  • Asia Africa


  • Academia

  • Industry

  • Administration


  • MSc

  • PhD

  • Other


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Participants’ Nationalities

People from +93 countries have already joined this course

Official Certificates

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

We are registered drone operators by EASA

We are registered drone manufacturers by AESA (Spanish CAA)

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

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

Participants’ Opinion

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


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.

In case that we cannot host the course, you will be informed with a minimum of 15 days before the course start and you will receive the full amount.

All associated expenses of the course (flight tickets, visa applications, etc…) will not be compensated.

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: 120€, 1 hour.


For only  55€ + VAT, you will be able to stay at a hotel 5’ away from the BCN Drone Center: Hotel El Toll

The cost includes 1 night and all meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner)

The vast majority of participants stay there. It is highly recommended.

Online Platform

Upon registration, you will have access to the online platform. There you will find all the presentations of the speakers and a forum to chat with your fellow participants.


The center does not offer sponsorships. Each person has to look for it on their own.

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.