Drone Certification

Australia’s Most Comprehensive Drone Certification Institution

Get the education you need to have the career you want. To pilot a drone, RPA, or UAV for commercial purposes within Australia you need the proper certification. Remote Pilots Licences are issued by CASA, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority, and in order to obtain one you must complete a training course with an approved training provider. At total RPA we provide fully CASA certified training and consulting packages.

Remote Pilot Certification

Total RPA are one of the only organisations accredited by CASA to deliver this course. The course is designed for, and aimed specifically at, the new Drone/UAV (Multi rotor) pilot. Over the 5 days you will learn all about (RPA) systems, aerodynamics, mission planning and preparation and various other topics that will prepare you for a career as a Drone pilot in Australia. Upon successful completion of the course, you will have your Remote Pilots Licence, aviation radio operators certificate and night operations certificate of competency.

Digital Photography

Stick around for an extra day and learn all about drone photography. This one day course will guide you through the basics of digital photography. The course is delivered by a professional photographer and photography teacher with over 40 years Industry experience.

Digital mapping and surveying

Considering using a UAV to obtain mapping and surveying data? Even for experienced surveyors, using a Drone for this purpose presents its own special challenges.

Total RPA provide basic mapping training in the 5 day RePL course, giving you exposure to the most modern and up to date mapping platforms as part of the basic course.

We also provide an advanced mapping and surveying course over 2 days.This course will give you more advanced topics on aerial imaging for data acquisition in various fields, including, mapping, agriculture, spotting and surveying, giving you the tools you need to develop your career anywhere in Australia. The course is accredited by the surveying association and is delivered by an mapping industry veteran.

Instructional manned trial flights

Have a little fun and learn something about the industry at the same time with a supervised 45 minute flight in a full-size aircraft. A qualified Total RPA instructor will show you how to operate the controls. After which you’ll be allowed to fly yourself around the local area for the duration in a real aeroplane!!

Have a Question?

Why not contact us or call us directly on (02) 4423 2507. Alternatively, you can take a look at any one of our training courses being held around Australia.

Upcoming Courses

Townsville

Townsville Dates:

  •  July 10-14
Sunshine Coast

Sunshine Coast Dates:

  • May 20/21 & 27/28 (4 day)
  • June 17/18 & 24/25 (4 day)
  • July 22/23 & 29/30 (4 day)
Gold Coast

Gold Coast Dates:

  • 20 Mar – 24 Mar
Melbourne

Melbourne Dates:

  • July 17-21
Nowra

Nowra Dates:

  • June 5-9
  • July 3-7
Sydney

Sydney Dates:

  • May 20/21 & 27/28 (4 day)
  • June 17/18 & 24/25 (4 day)
  • July 22/23 & 29/30 (4 day)

Looking for the Best Drone Training Courses in Australia?

Total RPA offers a range of CASA-approved aerial survey training courses. Get your remote pilot license, your RPA Operator’s Certificate or enrol in drone photography or digital mapping & surveying.

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