Drone Flight Training (In-PERSON)
Drone Flight Training (In-PERSON)
AlteX provides Heated Indoor Facilities for Pre-Flight Planning, Equipment Setup and Post-Flight Debrief.
This 3-hour session includes hands-on flight training to prepare you for Transport Canada’s Drone Flight Review. Additional industry application training is also provided based on individual student’s interest and flight skills.
Book your flight training session at least 2 days in advance. You may reschedule 2 days prior to session time. Details and availability in Flight Training Scheduling module upon registration.
You can book multiple sessions to learn additional industry applications such as drone filming, survey and inspections.
Flight Setup and Site Survey
Intelligent Flight Features
Learning Hours: 3 Hours Instructor-led flight training, Free Solo flight practice on AlteX Flight Field Public Days
Training Schedule: Every Tuesday and Saturday at 11am to 2pm (Winter Schedule from November to March)
Upon registration you can register for preferred session time on AlteX Academy learning portal
Optional: DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2 or Mavic 2 Pro included for training
Pass Transport Canada RPAS (Drone) Advanced Written Exam
Anyone interested in learning to fly or taking Transport Canada's Drone Pilot Flight Review
Rent a Drone
Book a Test
What is Drone Pilot Certificate?
Transport Canada released new regulations on Jan 9, 2019, which replaces SFOC with a Drone Pilot Certificate. Similar to driver's license, a drone pilot must pass an online written exam (through Transport Canada website), and an in-person flight review (through a training facility).
What does Ground School teach?
Ground School is a prep course for Transport Canada's online advanced pilot exam.
What does Flight Training teach?
Using DJI Phantom 4 Pro, flight school is a 3-hour prep course for Flight Review. Students can book additional sessions with application focused training.
What does Flight Review entail?
Flight Review is an 1-hour flight test where the pilot is required to complete a drone flight to demonstrate their ability to fly safely.
Does student need to bring a drone for Training?
No. DJI Phantom 4 Pro is included for flight training.
Does student need to bring a drone for Flight Review?
Yes. Students can choose to bring their own drone for flight review, or rent AlteX DJI Phantom 4 Pro package.
Where is Flight Training and Testing located?
In King City, 30 minutes from Toronto.
Refundable within 3 days of purchase.
May be rescheduled at least 7 days prior to scheduled in-person session time.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with your full name, email address, and course name for Refund requests.
Reschedule can be completed on AlteX Academy within the course schedule.
AlteX Academy online courses are cloud based. Videos, Graphics Material or Interactive Material such as glossary and quiz are not available for download. A package of downloadable course files is provided in Course Orientation Module where applicable. Standard computer programs such as Microsoft Word and PDF are required to complete AlteX Courses. Internet speed of 10 Mbps or more is recommended for optimal learning experience. Please allow time for loading course module if your internet speed is less than 10 Mbps. Internet service interruption may disrupt course learning progress