UAV Training for Aerial Security Develop the skills needed to safely operate small Unmanned Aerial Systems for security applications.
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Having an eye-in-the-sky is an enormous advantage for security teams. Drones fixed with high-zoom and FLIR cameras can be rapidly deployed to provide instant aerial coverage of a secure perimeter. Our aerial security courses are designed to keep pilots safe, informed, and equipped to conduct thorough perimeter searches, night operations, and surveillance. We offer courses for people of every skill level. For new pilots, we offer both in-person and online courses that lay the proper foundation for further advanced aerial security training.
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Drones for Beginners Online Course
This online video-based course will answer the most common questions asked by new pilots. Learn how to register your drone and dive into FAA rules, regulations, and industry trends.
Part 107 Test Prep Online Course
Learn at your own pace with our online Part 107 Test Prep course. This course will teach you everything you need to know to pass the FAA exam and become a certified commercial drone pilot. Gain access to 300 FAA Part 107 test questions, a 50-page study guide, and the ability to ask our Chief Pilot any questions you may have. (Get this course for free when combined with the in-person Part 107 Test Prep course).
Basic Flight Training In-Person Course
Our full day in-person Basic Flight Training course will equip you with the knowledge and skills you need to become an expert drone pilot. This course offers a combination of classroom training and hands-on flight sessions with one of our expert flight instructors. Limited class sizes guarantee that you will get adequate flight time and leave feeling confident in your abilities to fly!
Part 107 Test Prep In-Person Course
The Part 107 Test Prep course will teach you everything you need to know in order to pass the FAA exam. Our in-person course is an 8-hour classroom learning experience with one of our expert drone instructors. We offer a money back guarantee if you fail the exam, but we are proud to say our students have a 99% pass rate!
DJI Matrice 200 Series Flight Training Course In-Person Course
Don’t ground your aerial security drone for bad weather. Develop the skills you need to successfully fly the most advanced UAV platform for security applications. Our in-person full day DJI Matrice 200 series training course offers a combination of hands-on flight training and classroom preparation led by our expert instructors. The DJI Matrice 200 series drones have extended flight times, harsh weather capabilities, the ability to mount multiple cameras, and can operate in areas of high frequency.
Aerial Mapping and Modeling Workshop
Establish your perimeter and enhance your capabilities with our Aerial Mapping and Modeling Workshop. We partnered with DroneDeploy – a leading drone mapping software company – to help you develop the skills needed to effectively gather, analyze and export mapping data. This in-person two-day workshop requires that you already hold a Part 107 certification.
Thermal and Night Operations Training Course
Learn to use your department’s UAV to gather critical information during night operations. This extensive course covers Thermal Imaging/FLIR and Night Operations. From regulatory considerations to the psychology of a missing person, this course will prepare your department to successfully handle night missions.
Standard Operating Procedures Manual
Developing a thorough customized Standard Operating Procedures Manual takes time. Our Chief Flight Instructor will work with you and your team to create a unique document that covers UAS operations, FAA requirements and regulations, administrative considerations, mission specific protocols, pre-flight checklists, crew briefing, aircraft inspections, in-flight procedures, data collection procedures, emergency procedures, and more.
Airspace Authorizations and Waiver Submissions
The FAA has laid out all of the regulations and limitations under which commercial sUAS pilots can operate. For some companies, the need may arise to conduct missions outside of these guidelines. To fly in controlled airspace, drone pilots need to apply for an Airspace Authorization Waiver from the FAA. To go beyond the FAA Regulations under Part 107 such as night flights, an application for a Waiver must be made to the FAA and additional training may be required. Our team can help you navigate this process.
Customized Training to Fit Your Unique Needs
Need something more advanced or specific to your team? Not a problem. Work with our expert curriculum team to modify an existing training course or customize new training to fit your department’s specific needs.
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Free resources to get you started!
Still exploring the industry? Great! Download our free resources and understand what it takes to become a certified commercial drone pilot. From our Part 107 preparation guide to our free flight checklist, you will be able to gauge the basics of drone operations. If you would like to learn more about our classes, please give us a call at 800-264-3907.
As I was new to the drone world, I wanted to find a class that would not only cover the basics but also included flying time without having to use my own drone. The instructor delivered on the expectations of the learning objective and used their own experiences to assist with teaching.
Michael FowlerSecurity Manager, Wentworth-Douglass Hospital
We considered ourselves fairly "ready" and even questioned if we needed training. What turned out was a very extensive course. We implemented the techniques and skills learned and have already started practicing with them. The course was everything we needed and then some.
Joel A. Morales, IIICrime Scene Investigation Unit , McAllen Police Department
The instructor did a great job of getting us up to speed on the general aviation concepts. He did a fantastic job of getting us up and flying our drones. By the time we finished the course, our entire team was able to operate the crafts with confidence.
Paul MahoneyLt. Detective , Boston Police Department
Why Train with DARTdrones?
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Your Complete Training Solution
The use cases for UAVs are as unique as the organizations that operate them. DARTdrones will work with your team to develop an equally unique training module for your pilots. Every piece of curriculum developed is structured through a proven design process and overseen by our Director of Training, a former navy helicopter pilot who oversaw the development and implementation of the Navy’s Fire Scout training curriculum.
Our national team of instructors have a diverse background within manned aviation and unmanned aerial vehicles. We will handpick the perfect instructors for your program and prepare your team for success.
St. Claire Williams
Sniper Team Lead for Atlanta Police
Private Pilot and Photographer
Commercial and ATP Rated Pilot
R.C. and Manned Aircraft Pilot
United States Navy Veteran
Owner/Chief Pilot for NC Drone Pro
U.S. Air Force Instructor and Pilot
Marine Combat Instructor and Pilot
Pulitzer Prize Photojournalist
Multi-Engine Instrument Rated Pilot
Helicopter Pilot and CFI
Helicopter Pilot and CFI
Embry Riddle Masters in UAS
FEMA Search and Rescue Team
CFII and Commercial Pilot
Commercial Pilot and CFI
UAS Instructor for U.S. Navy
Police Officer & Helicopter CFI
Blackhawk Helicopter Pilot and FAA CFII
CFI and Mission Pilot for Civil Air Patrol
Experimental Aircraft Pilot and Engineer
Navy Nuclear Weapons Technician
CFI / CFII & ATP Rated Aviator
Former Military Pilot
CFI & Lifelong Educator
Avid drone photographer
CFII and Aviation Instructor
U.S. Military Academy Professor
Sergeant Daytona Beach Police
Sergeant Milford Police Department
Commercial Helicopter Pilot
Army National Guard Signal Officer
Instrument Rated Pilot
Pilot & Entrepreneur
Private Pilot and Patent Holder
Private Pilot and Business Owner
Private Pilot, AGI & IGI
Software and Systems Engineer
sUAS Photographer & Design Director
Airline Pilot & Business Owner
AAAE's UAS Committee member
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