Business, Technology & Finance

Drones B14

Introduction To Drones For Beginners

Course Description: Have you ever been fascinated by the soaring majesty of drones or dreamed of piloting one yourself? Our "Introduction to Droning for Beginners" course is designed to make your dream a reality. Whether you're an adventurous soul, a photography enthusiast, or simply someone looking to learn a new skill, this course is perfect for you.

Course Title: Introduction to DRONES

Course Duration: 4 weeks (1.5 hours per week)

Target Audience: Life-Long Learners in a community setting (Must be 14 years or older)

Course Objectives:
 Understand the basic principles of drone technology.
 Learn the legal and safety aspects of drone operation.
 Gain hands-on experience in piloting a drone.
 Develop the confidence and skills needed to operate a drone safely and effectively.
 Earn the TRUST Certificate of Completion, which recreational flyers need to operate legally.

Week 1: Introduction to Drones
 What is a drone?
 Different types of drones.
 Legal and safety considerations.
 Basic drone terminology.

Week 2: There is More to Drones Than Flying
 Airspace Conceptualization
 Map Utilization
 Weather Theory

Week 3: Navigating Your Drone
 Pre-flight checklist and safety measures
 Understanding your drone's controls.
 Takeoff, hovering, and landing practice.

Week 4: Putting It All Together
 Advanced flight techniques.
 Drone maintenance and care.
 Exploring further opportunities in droning.

Course Materials:
 Each participant will have access to a drone for hands-on practice.
 Recommended reading materials and online resources.
 Access to a suitable practice area for flying drones safely.

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Location Date Day Time Instructor Cost
Southeastern Livingston Center      January 9, 16, 23, 30    Tuesday       6pm-7:30pm       Richard Johnson       $125