Drone Flying Experience

Drone Flying Experience

Drone Flying Experience

In conjunction with our sister company (Shield Media Services) Shield Training is excited to offer a half day, Drone Flying Experience, for those looking to take their first step on the ladder to commercial drone operation or for those who simply want to try their hand at flying state of the art UAV’s (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) as a one off experience. Each learner will have the opportunity to fly multiple drones and also capture aerial images and films which they can keep.



No prior experience is needed.


Our Staff:

Our instructors are fully licensed by the CAA (Civil Aviation Authority), and have a wealth of experience and knowledge, enabling them to answer any questions and supply each learner with the best and most enjoyable experience.



The course is divided in to a classroom unit, followed by the practical flight experience.

For learners who are looking at UAV operations as a potential career path, we can cover the below subjects prior to the flight portion of the course.

  • Air Law
  • Airspace
  • Navigation
  • UAV Safety
  • Principles of Flight
  • Meteorology
  • Introduction to our Drones
  • Emergency Procedures

For those more eager to just “have a go” we can omit the non essential elements and maximise the learners flight time.


Costs £99.50 + VAT (£119.40)

Our course costs include enrolment, refreshments, use of all equipment & certification, in addition to the above each learner will be given a copy of all the aerial imagery and film that they obtain during the flight portion of their course.

Why Choose Shield Training

Our training is accredited by nationally recognised bodies and is delivered by fully qualified instructors, who offer a wealth of knowledge and support. In addition to this, Shield Business Group also actively recruits, from successful learners that complete our training, offering the added benefit of real employment, to suitable learners.

Industry Affiliations
Shield Operations Ltd is an Approved Pearsons (BTEC) Training Provider.
Mission Statement
Training designed and delivered, with authenticity in mind.
Our Philosophy
Our fresh approach is based on transparency, integrity & professionalism.