Drone Pilot Training Course Philippines

Get expert training from certified drone pilots & operators

Slots are limited to ensure enough supervised flight time. Sign up today for free to get complete info

Drone Training - Choose Your Class

Learn with Other Drone Enthusiasts

Register for the full training and workshop, or choose between online knowledge training or the practical skills workshop only.
Drone Training - Certificate

Get a formal training certificate

Students will gain training certificate upon completion of the full course to help with one of CAAP’s requirements to become a registered pilot.
CAAP Certified and Registered Drone Operators and Pilots

Training by CAAP Certified Operators

All trainers are experts in flight techniques, and are certified by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines to deliver commercial drone services

What will you learn in the Philippine Drone Network training course?

This comprehensive drone and UAV class for piloting and operatorion is divided into 2 parts:

  • The online training lectures is a 1-day class that covers knowledge and theory about the fundamentals of operating remotely piloted aircraft (RPAs) and applications of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV). Lectures will be hold online in Zoom.
  • The face to face hands-on session is a 2-day practical skills session where you can practice flight safety procedures and flight techniques for aerial drones and RPAs. This session will be held at the Playground Skate Camp in Calamba, Laguna (students must secure their own transportation).

Together, these modules are designed to give you the essential skills to become a fully-competent drone pilot in the Philippines including:

Drone Flight Controls and Operation

Everything you need to know from preparing for a flight to controlling unmanned aerial vehicles and flying techniques to landing back safely.

Aerial Photography & Videography

Master how to fly and adjust your equipment to take high quality photographs and videos with your drone camera.

Safety & Emergency Procedures

Be confident you can fly and return to your landing site every time by knowing what to do when your equipment fails or when the weather goes bad.

Drone Care & Basic Maintenance

Learn how to prevent damage to your drone and keep your equipment in top condition after every flight.

CAAP Rules & Regulations

Understand the latest Philippine drone laws and certifications to stay compliant and avoid penalties from the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines.

CAAP Exam Preparation

Lectures and hands-on training will help prepare you for the CAAP drone exam when you apply for your official RPAS Controller Certificate.

Register now for the next course in April, May, and June 2023
– or ask for a private course for your team!

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Enter your contact details here and we will send you complete course info and how to reserve your slot.

The next training courses are scheduled to run on the following dates:

  • April 3-5, 2023: 1 day online class + 2 days face to face
  • May 8-10, 2023: 1 day online class + 2 days face to face
  • June 5-7, 2023: 1 day online class + 2 days face to face

You must attend all 3 days and pass our knowledge and skills tests to receive your formal training certificate.

Reminder: registering does not guarantee you a slot.

Slots are first-come first-served. Slots will only be given to the first students who confirm their attendance and  send their course fee payment.

Who is this drone training course for?

Drone hobbyists and beginners who want to upgrade their UAV skills and knowledge with formal training. You will be taught all the essential skills and best practices on drone flight techniques and safety procedures, plus how to comply with local rules and regulations to enable you to confidently operate and fly in the Philippines.

Professional or experienced operators of drones, unmanned aerial vehicles, and other remotely piloted aircraft (RPAs) who need a refresher course to update their certification with the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP).

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How to enrol in the course

1. Fill up the form here to register today. We will send you additional course information including:

  • Full course schedules
  • Instructions to reserve and confirm your slot
  • Course fee payment instructions

2. The next step is to confirm your slot by paying the course fees for your chosen training dates before the course start date.

Registration does not guarantee you a slot in the class.

All slots given on a first-come first-serve basis for confirmed and paid students.

You are required to bring your own drone to the course, or share with another student if you have extra batteries.

What you will get during your training

All training will be provided by Dodeca Drones Inc, a CAAP-certified provider of commercial drone services. Students enrolled in the full course will receive the following from their Dodeca trainers:

  • Online lectures on Day 1
  • Practical flight maneuvers and operation training on Days 2 & 3
  • Training from certified drone operators
  • Quick drone guides and documents
  • Flight log templates
  • Primer on Philippine Civilian Aviation Regulations (PCAR)
  • Mock written exams

A formal training certificate will be awarded only to students who complete the full 3-day course.

When is the next training course scheduled?

Each course consists of 3 days of drone training. The next courses will be on:

  • April 3-5, 2023: 1 day online class + 2 days face to face
  • May 8-10, 2023: 1 day online class + 2 days face to face
  • June 5-7, 2023: 1 day online class + 2 days face to face

Online classes run from 9AM – 4PM through Zoom, and each face to face day is from 8AM – 4PM in Calamba, Laguna.

Please contact us if you would like a private course for your organisation on your preferred dates.

How much are the training fees?

Pay only for the training you need.

Sign up for the full drone course to get comprehensive drone pilot training, or register for online training only if you need more knowledge, or register for the hands-on training if you need practical skills. Course fees are non-refundable.

A. Complete Drone Training Course
1-Day Online Lectures + 2-Days Hands On Training

P15,000 Only P14,000 (save P1,000)

Early Bird Discount is only valid until Dec 27, 2022 only

B. Online Training with Live Lectures Only
1-day online session with trainers

P5,000 P4,000 Only (save P1000)

Early Bird Discount is only valid until Dec 27, 2022 only

C. Hands-On Practical Skills Training Only
2-days Face to Face session for flight practice

P14,000 P13,000 Only (save P1,000)

Early Bird Discount is only valid until Dec 27, 2022 only

How to pay course fees

Course fees must be paid through bank deposit to the account below. Send proof of payment to confirm your enrolment in the course.

Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI)
Account Name: Dodeca Drones Inc.
Account #: 8521001993

Discounts for early registration are only available until the date specified before each course start date. All other payments for regular and non-discounted fees must be made on or before the start of the drone pilot and operations course.

Payments are non-refundable. Re-booking fees may apply in case of rescheduling.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Stable internet connection to join online lectures in Zoom
  • Must have your own drone, or share with another student with extra batteries
  • If attending the hands-on skills session, you must secure your own transportation and follow COVID-19 safety protocols
  • Confirmed payment of course fees

All online and hands-on training will be provided by certified drone operators and pilots from Dodeca Drones Inc.

Dodeca Drones is certified by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines as a commercial drone operator. They will also award the formal training certificates to students who complete the full 3-day course.

Registration is free for anyone interested in this course and get notifications when new course dates are opened.

To confirm your slot and attend the online and hands-on training classes, payment of the non-refundable course fees must be made.

Registration is open year round. Sign up today to get the latest schedules for the next drone training course.

Online lectures are from 9AM – 4PM on Day 1. Hands-on skills training will be from 8AM – 4PM on Days 1 & 2.

Lectures are done online via Zoom. Skills training will be done in person in Calamba, Laguna. Students must follow Covid-19 restrictions and secure their own transportation.

No. Only the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) can certify you as a pilot and award an RPAS Controller Certificate.

One of CAAP’s requirements is to complete formal training and submit a certificate from a registered operator. You will be awarded this training certificate by Dodeca Drones Inc. when you complete the 3-day course, but you still need to apply for an RPAS Controller Certificate from the CAAP to be considered a registered drone pilot.

Click here for more information on drone certificates in the Philippines, or follow our step-by-step drone license application guide here.

Practical skills session will be held in Calamba, Laguna. Students need to secure their own transportation to the venue, and follow COVID-19 safety protocols.

You can pay course fees through GCash or bank deposit to the account below. Send us proof of payment to confirm your enrolment .

Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI)
Account Name: Dodeca Drones Inc.
Account #: 8521001993