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Learn the essentials of flying drones and capturing images in compliance with regulatory requirements of the Civil Aviation Safety Authority and national operating standards. Drones are becoming increasingly popular and used in a variety of industries, including agriculture, 3D construction, search and rescue, surveillance, aerial surveys and mapping.
Learn about aviation laws, flight basics, drone maintenance and techniques to capture images. Once completed you’ll have all the tools to be a safe and knowledgeable recreational drone pilot, and be qualified to fly drones commercially under excluded category RPA. This course is suitable for beginners and all equipment is provided.
This course will be FREE from 1 January 2023. The course fees are 100 per cent subsidised by the WA State Government.
Some eligibility conditions apply for the free training, and other fees may apply for some courses. Please see the FAQs on our Skills Ready page for further information.
RTO Entrance Requirements
Potential students must be aged at least 15 years and/or have a formal Notification of Arrangement (NoA).
Upon successful completion of this Skill Set you will receive a Statement of Attainment.
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