Drone Essentials | Fly with DJI


SkillsFuture | CRS-N-0043020


Besides taking selfies and event videos for media, camera drones can be deployed for recording aerial imagery of real estates for planning, visualisation and performing visual inspection in facility and site management. This Drone training will equip participants with the basic knowledge and hands-on skills to learn to fly a drone using the DJI Mavic Pro model.

The 8-hour classroom and field training covers the types of Drones, Drone applications, flight theory and control techniques to fly a Commercial Drone in the open ground for videography, under the close guidance of qualified instructors. Participants will also learn the legal and social obligations for Drone flying, safety, security and privacy laws and regulations, and essential requirements for UAV Operator Permit Assessment and Activity Permit.

This starter course trains participants to fly a drone safely with confidence and those planning to obtain the CAAS Operator license will be guided through CAAS mock assessment.


Classroom session | Drone theory and basics

Introduction to Drones, types, applications with demo sets and current trends

Physics of flight and the aerodynamics of Drones/ UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle)

Rules and Regulations on Safety, Security and Privacy legislation

Guidelines and requirements for UOP (UAV Operator Permit) and Activity Permit and Risk Assessment

Field Practical session | Flying control techniques

Take off and landing

Basic maneuvers

Advanced maneuvers

Individual flying practices

CAAS UOP mock assessment

Who Should Attend | Arborists, Facility Managers, Engineers, Builders, Site Inspectors, Videographers, Hobbists, and anyone interested in drone flying operations.

Trainer | Lead trainer has been flying drones professionally for over 5 years, and had together with his partners at Drone Matters Pte Ltd organised the 1st SE Asia Racing Drone Championship, and conducted numerous corporate and school training events. All instructors have more than 3 years experience in professional drone flying, and have won multiple races in Singapore and in Asia.

Course Duration | 8 Hours

Class size | 5 to 7 pax

Delivery Mode | Instruction, Video, Demo and Practice

Materials | training notes, DJI Mavic Pro will be used

Award | Certificate of Completion by APUSGEO

Fee | $420 per pax (Fully claimable by SkillsFuture for eligible participants)

May 6 - May 20, 2018
[ Sun ] - [ Sun ]
1:30 PM SGT
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M38, 38 Jalan Pemimpin Singapore 577178
Regular fee SOLD OUT $420.00
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M38 No 38 Jalan Pemimpin Singapore