Drone Flying Course For Hobbyists

Drone Flying Course For Hobbyists

by Melaaha Drones

1,900 AED

(VAT inclusive)

Drone Flying Course For Hobbyists

1,900 AED

(VAT inclusive)

To be announced soon
Sharjah - Flexible
Cancellation Policy: 48 hours prior to course start with full refund
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Do you enjoy experimenting with drones during your free time? If yes, now you can delve into some hands-on training that will allow you to learn more about their practical use as you improve your ability to fly them.

This course is intended for hobbyists who are new to the field and would like to gain an in-depth knowledge of their device and would like to pursue their passion further.

It takes a total of 21 hours to complete the course, which involves:

  • Self-study at home: The learning material will be shared prior to the practical session. The instructor will share a link to the online portal with login details, enabling students to study at their convenience. Students will require approximately 14 hours to complete the theory through self-study. One online session with the instructor will also be held for students to clarify any queries on the study material. After completing the study material, the students will have to take a theory exam on one of the set class dates before moving on to practical training.
  • Practical Training at the center: On the set class dates, students will have 7 hours of practical training, followed by a practical exam.

What you‘ll learn:

  • Regulations and Requirements of GCAA
  • Basic Principles of Flight
  • ATC Procedures & Radio Telephony
  • Multi-rotor Operations/Aerodynamics
  • Weather & Meteorology
  • Drone equipment and maintenance
  • Final Test Theory
  • Flight Simulator training
  • Practical lessons in Lab
  • Practical flying lessons

Skill Level:



  • The instructor will provide the drone to use during the class, but it is recommended to bring your own drone
  • The learning material will be shared with the students 5 days prior to the practical session. 

Cancellation Policy:

48 hours prior to course start with full refund

Age Requirements:

16 and older

Additional Info:

  • The pilot certificate is issued and certified by GCAA after completing all the course requirements and passing all theoretical and practical exams (there are no extra charges to re-appear for the exam). This certification is not valid for commercial use

  • Students need to self-study the theory part at home. An online session will be held with the instructor to clarify any queries on the study material
  • Students must take a theory exam after self-study and a practical exam after completing the flying training session to receive the certificate
  • The pick-up spot will be at Mega Mall, Sharjah at 7:30 am. The transportation charges are included in the fee


Practical session at Melaaha, Al Hayl, Fujairah
Pick up from Mega Mall in

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