Basic UAV Training

Basic Calgary UAV Certification

Course Description
Hands-On Calgary UAV Certification Training

Are you ready to embark on a journey towards Calgary UAV certification? Look no further than AUAV, your local hub for comprehensive and immersive Basic Training Courses. Our Basic Training Course is designed for those who seek an immersive on-site learning experience. Through practical, hands-on training, you’ll gain essential skills, knowledge, and invaluable flight experience, all within the dynamic environment of Calgary’s drone industry.

Course Outline

Course content will be delivered in face-to face class. Please see the below for course details and schedules.

Course Highlight

Gain a deep understanding of UAV technology and flight principles.

Learn essential safety protocols and regulations for responsible piloting.

Develop hands-on skills through real-world flight practice under expert guidance.

Master basic aerial maneuvers, navigation, and precise control.

Calgary UAV Certification - Training Hours

Lecture times

9:30 – 17:30

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Total training hours

2 days
12 hours theory
4 hours practical operation

Calgary UAV Certification - Lecture Hours

Total training cost

$640 per trainee

Course Objectives

By enrolling in the On-Site Basic Calgary UAV Certification Training, you invest in an immersive learning experience that prepares you for real-world challenges. At the end of this course, students will be able to you’ll be well-prepared to earn your Pilot Certificate – Basic Operations and operate your drone safely and responsibly.


Students will be evaluated through attendance and final project assignment. Participants with 100% attendance and a minimum score of 80% on the final project assignment will be issued the course certificate


Students will be issued the course certificate and a basic UAV operations licence if pass UAV operation examinations

Class Schedule & Topics

Aerodynamics and Theory of FlightAerodynamics and Theory of Flight
Canadian Aviation RegulationsFamiliarize yourself with the specific regulations governing UAV operations in Canada
Certification RequirementsLearn about the necessary requirements for obtaining your Basic Pilot Certificate and the required documentation
Airspace and OperationsGain insights into airspace restrictions and best practices for drone operations
UAV Airframe & Engine SystemsUnderstand the components of your drone and its engine systems to operate with confidence
MeteorologyBe equipped to handle various weather conditions that may impact your drone flights
NavigationMaster drone navigation techniques for accurate and safe flights
Radio and Electronic TheoryLearn essential radio communication and electronic concepts for effective drone piloting
Flight PlanningPlan example missions and optimize your flights for successful outcomes
Human Factors and Pilot Decision MakingDevelop the skills to make informed decisions and handle various flight scenarios

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the significance of UAV certification in Calgary?

UAV certification in Calgary holds immense value as it equips you with the necessary skills and knowledge to operate unmanned aerial vehicles safely and effectively. This certification not only enhances your career prospects but also ensures compliance with regulations, promoting responsible drone operation.

What makes on-site training superior to online courses?

On-site training offers a hands-on, immersive learning experience that online courses can’t replicate. By learning in a real-world environment under the guidance of industry experts, you gain practical skills, personalized mentorship, and networking opportunities, giving you a competitive edge in the field.

How do I benefit from expert instructors during training?

Our expert instructors bring years of industry experience to the table. They offer personalized guidance, share real-world insights, and answer your questions, enriching your learning journey. Their mentorship helps you develop not only technical skills but also a deep understanding of the UAV industry.

What are the training hours for the Basic Calgary UAV Certification Course?

The Basic Training Course spans a comprehensive set of training hours designed to provide you with a thorough understanding of UAV technology, flight principles, safety protocols, and practical flight practice. Our training schedule ensures you receive the hands-on experience needed for success.

How much does the Basic Calgary UAV Certification Course cost?

Our commitment to providing accessible training means we offer flexible and affordable training costs. The exact cost of the course depends on the specific curriculum and training hours. The basic course is $640 per person.

Are there lecture hours as part of the training?

Absolutely! Our course includes dedicated lecture hours led by industry experts. These sessions provide you with a comprehensive understanding of UAV technology, regulations, navigation techniques, and other crucial topics. Lecture hours complement practical training to ensure a well-rounded learning experience.

Hands-On Learning for Calgary UAV Certification

Secure Your Spot in On-Site Training

Join us at AUAV and take your first step toward Calgary UAV certification with our on-site training program. Our Basic Training Course offers a unique opportunity to learn, practice, and connect within Calgary’s vibrant UAV community.

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