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Drones for Beginners

New to the drone industry? This online video based course answers the most common questions about drones.

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Drones for Beginners course built by

  • Amelia Owre, Fire Scout UAS Curriculum Developer, Navy Helicopter Pilot
  • Roger Hall, Retired Firefighter

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Get the ultimate drone class for beginners. Learn everything you need to know to get started from leading drone experts:

  • Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) rules and regulations for commercial drones.
  • What to consider before you purchase your new drone.
  • Drone models and equipment, from hobby and prosumer drones, to microdrones and specialty drones.
  • Step-by-step guide to registering your drone.
  • Drone safety guidelines and flight checklist.
  • Industry trends, jobs and market projections.

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Includes all the info you need to get started

Meet our Drones for Beginners developers

  • Amelia Owre

    Fire Scout UAS Curriculum Developer, Navy Helicopter Pilot
  • Roger Hall

    Retired Firefighter

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What You Get


    A strong foundation in drone basics you can rely on.

    Built by a top U.S. Navy Pilot & UAV expert

    8 comprehensive lessons

    Seamless, hi-def video

    6 months of unlimited access

    As seen on ABC's "Shark Tank"

    WHY DARTDRONES? We have a proven track record for training pilots in dozens of industries.

    35Qualified Instructors

    Our instructors have manned aviation experience flying airplanes and helicopters and have gained the highest drone piloting recognitions in the industry. Many own successful UAS businesses themselves.

    30+Cities Nationwide

    As featured on ABC's Shark Tank, we are the nation's leading drone training company with an extensive network of alumni and partners throughout the country.

    150+Hours of Material

    Created and refined by UAS training experts, including our Director of Training, who is a UAS Navy Curriculum Developer and former Navy helicopter pilot.

    11K+Pilots Trained

    With a community of over 50,000 drone enthusiasts across the US and internationally, DARTdrones is at the forefront of UAS technology.

    Expert Instructors

    Our students absolutely love our instructors! Our classes are engaging, fun, and extremely informative.

    Advanced Training Courses

    We don't just train our students on the basics. We have extensive advanced training courses to help our alumni succeed in mapping, inspections, disaster response, aerial photography, night operations, and search and rescue.

    Industry Certified and Vetted Curriculum

    DARTdrones has curriculum vetted and certified by AUVSI, the leading UAS industry association, to ensure professional quality.

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