Radiophonist Training

Certificate required for flying in controlled airspace

 

COVID-19 WARNING: All trainings will be hosted with the maximum protection measures. BCN Drone Center will provide masks, gloves and antiseptic gel. Practical sessions will be conducted in groups of 3. Theoretical sessions will be taught in seats separated >2m.

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Become a Certified Radiophonist

📅 Every 1st Wednesday of every month, starting on June

📍 Barcelona Drone Center

🇪🇸 Language: Spanish

🇬🇧 Language: English

📃 Official Radiophonist 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

Program

The training consists of 2h of online content + 8h in-person classes (see below)

This course is optimized to do as much practice as possible!

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
Wednesday

9:00 - 10:00

Radiophonist and Communications

10:00 - 11:00

Use of the radio, Channels Selection, PPT, Listening and Communication Technique

11:00 – 12:00

Radio Procedures

12:00 – 13:00

Emergency Procedures

13:00 – 15:00

Lunch

15:00 - 16:00

Radio procedures in aircraft prior to take-off, take-off and Landing maneuvers

16:00 - 17:00

Radio procedures the position report

17:00 - 18:00

Emergency procedures

18:00 - 19:00

Practical and Theorical Exam
  • Radiophony and Communications
  • Radio Procedures
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Practice (5h)

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

23 editions completed, +2000 people trained from over 90 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

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 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.

Continent

  • Europe

  • Americas

  • Asia Africa

Sector

  • Academia

  • Industry

  • Administration

Background

  • MSc

  • PhD

  • Other

Age

  • 25 35

  • 35 45

  • 45 65

Participants’ Nationalities

People from 85 countries have already joined this course

Official Certificates

We are certified drone operators by AESA (Spanish CAA)

We work with an Approved Training Organization (ATO-32)

We are certified drone manufacturers by AESA (Spanish CAA)

All practical training is conducted inside an officially segregated airspace of 25Km2 by AESA (Spanish  CAA)

Participants’ Opinion

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

FAQ’s

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.

Accommodation

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.

Sponsorship

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

Cancellations

Cancellation can be made at any moment until 30 days before the start of the course. You will receive the full amount minus 100€ due to administrative costs.

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

Pre-Booking

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