Silver Course: Learn to Design, Build and Maintain a UAV.

Silver Course Learn to Design, Build and Maintain a UAV.

Building your own UAV is enormously satisfying, rewarding and ultimately very cost effective. Learn everything you need to know to build a UAV from its component parts to taking it on its maiden flight!

Cameras and some tips on photography and videography are also discussed. Gimbal technologies for common camera types are also considered.

Our courses are designed specifically for the complete beginner who wishes to gain a technical and safe practical insight into UAV Piloting. No technical knowledge is required, but a willingness to learn is essential.

Our design, build and maintain Silver 1 day course takes you through the ABC’s of the aircrafts component parts and lab safety, throughout to UAV construction, test and its first flight. Go home with a ready to fly UAV armed with a great deal of technical skill!

Our popular Silver course includes:

Our popular Silver course includes:

Theoretical Knowledge & UAV Assembly:

    •    Airframes
    •    Aerodynamics
    •    Safety Guidance
    •    Speed Controllers
    •    Motors
    •    Flight Controllers/Auto-Pilot
    •    Radio Transmitters & Receivers
    •    Batteries & Safe Charging Procedures
    •    UK Regulations
    •    Cameras *
    •    Gimbals *

Flight Testing:

    •    Pre-Flight Checks
    •    Start-Up
    •    Flying (general handling)
    •    Emergency Procedures
    •    Auto-Pilot Flight Modes
    •    Fail-Safe Mode
    •    Gimbal Operation *
    •    Camera Operation *
    •    Landing
    •    Shut-Down


    •    Quadcopter (Inclusive of frame, speed controllers and motors)
    •    Auto-Pilot
    •    Flight Controller
    •    Battery & Charger
    •    Radio Handset
    •    Spare Propellors
    •    Gimbal *
    •    Camera *

* Silver Course additions over our popular Bronze Course.

Tea, Coffee & Light Refreshments!

All of our courses are delivered by extremely talented, patient and enthusiastic instructors who are both qualified teachers, professional pilots and engineers with a wealth of operational experience. We care about your needs and particular learning style.

Course Information

Course Overview

Structured high quality lectures & practical covering all aspects of designing, building and maintaining a UAV.


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  • Rotary UAVs
  • Lab Safety
  • Aerodynamics
  • Electrics
  • UAV Build
  • UAV Flight Test
Special Offer

Special Offer

Enrol for any UAV design, build and maintaining course and save a whopping £100 on our UACE Theoretical Knowledge course prices! Save money and time, build your own UAV and maintain or repair it with confidence!

Course Dates:

Preston: September

Course Price:

Bronze Course: £999.00

Silver Course: £1,299.00

Gold Course: £1,499.00

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