Available courses

Network Rail Combined A2 CofC/ GVC Course

This course enables Network Rail candidates to operate both within the Open Category and Specific Category under Network Rails existing Operational Authorisation.

Combined A2 CofC/ GVC Course

This course enables candidates to operate both within the Open Category and Specific Category under an Operational Authorisation.

Emergency Services Drone Operator Training

The ESDOT course is based on the CAA prescribed syllabus for the GVC and is required to operate under an ES OA. 

GVC Fixed Wing Module

This module enables Remote Pilots to apply for a Fixed Wing Operational Authorisation. 

PfCO to GVC Conversion course

This course is for individuals already in possession of a full NQE PfCO recommendation and wish to transfer the qualification to the GVC.

A2 Certificate of Competency

The A2 Certificate of Competency is a course for those that wish to operate in the A1 and A2 Subcategories of the Open Category. 

General Visual Line of Sight Certificate

The GVC course is based on the prescribed syllabus of the CAA and is required to operate under an Operational Authorisation in the Specific Category.

Night Operations

This course enables candidates to gain a greater understanding of nighttime operations.

Zenmuse L1 LIDAR Sensor Training

This course delivers specific data capture and post-processing workflow training to users of the Zenmuse L1 LIDAR Sensor. 

DJI Matrice 300 RTK - Aircraft Training

This course delivers platform and sensor specific training to Remote Pilots of the DJI Matrice 300 RTK.

Site Scan Access Training

The Site Scan Access Course is designed for individuals that utilise Site Scan GIS software to capture, process and analyse photogrammetric data. 

Emergency Services CPD Training

The Emergency Services CPD course facilitates the delivery of theoretical knowledge for Emergency Services Remote Pilots with either a PfCO or GVC qualification. 

Enterprise CPD Training

The Enterprise CPD course facilitates the delivery of theoretical knowledge for Remote Pilots with either PfCO or GVC qualifications.  

Level 4 Award in Unmanned Aircraft Systems (RQF)

This course enables candidates to receive the GVC as well as a Level 4 qualification in UAS. 

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Operations Manual Renewal Guidance v6.7

by Jack Sharp -
The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has recently issued an update to CAP 722 (Guidance on Unmanned Aircraft System Operations in UK Airspace), dated April 9th, 2024, now labeled as version 9.2.

We urge all UAS Operators and Remote Pilots to thoroughly review the updated document and incorporate any necessary changes into your Operations Manual. Additionally, you will also need to update your amendments table accordingly.

Should you require assistance or guidance in preparing for your annual renewal, please feel free to reach out to our training team for support.

To access the Operations Manual Guidance Document, kindly click on the image below.

CAP 722H and CAP 2606 Update

by Jack Sharp -

The CAA has published an update to CAP 722H (Pre-defined Risk Assessment requirements, guidance and policy) and CAP 2606 (template Operations Manual to support PDRA-01).

CAP 722H has been updated following the launch of the PDRA digital online system, and CAP 2606 has been updated to clarify certain operational requirements.

Both of these documents can be found on on the CAA website:
•    CAP 722H
•    CAP 2606

Absolute Vs Relative Accuracy For Drone Surveying

by Jack Sharp -

Selecting between High Absolute Accuracy and Relative Accuracy is pivotal in drone surveying. Discover the strengths of each method to aid in determining the most suitable accuracy level for you and find out the benefits of using RTK or PPK.

Clink on the image below to view out latest blog. 

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