Our new training map is here!
We have lift off for our new drone training map!
Calling all budding aerial filmers, drone enthusiasts and drone operators…find your nearest Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) approved training provider through Drone Safe Register today!
As you’ll know, to operate a drone commercially in the UK you need to gain a Permission for Commercial Operations (PfCO, also known as a ‘drone licence’). A National Qualified Entity (NQE) will have been assessed by the CAA and given the authority to recommend pass students for their drone permission.
CAA training providers
You can now use Drone Safe Register to search through a list of CAA training providers and find your nearest NQE at the click of a button!
With many of the trainers providing guidance on night-time permissions and unlimited amounts of post ground school support, choose from the multiple venues and start your career as a commercial drone pilot.
Our new drone operator training map aims at providing a seamless journey to finding your ideal training course.
Helping you make the best and most informed decisions; our new map simplifies the information you’re looking for while always staying up to date!
Simply type in your location and choose from a range of UK training providers now!
Current drone training providers
Current training providers already on the map include:
- International Certificate of Approval for Remote Unmanned Systems (ICARUS): flyicarus.co.uk
- Airborne Platforms UK Limited: airbornetraining.org
- Colena Ltd t/a Heliguy: heliguy.com
- Harbour Media Limited trading as Osprey Drone Training: ospreydronetraining.com
Drone training Courses
The training courses traditionally take between 2 – 4 days to complete and include practical lessons, theory tests, flight tests and reviews. They give you a great opportunity to build relationships within the drone operator community and gain up-to-date skills, knowledge and experience.
Find your nearest NQE today
So why wait? Find your nearest course and join the 5,383* CAA approved UK drone operators now and secure the UK’s drone qualification – the Permission for Commercial Operation (PfCO) – simply visit our new map today.
*CAA figures as of September 2019.