Test your drone flying skills and knowledge about drones and drone laws during these one-day events, aimed at giving you a clear understanding of your current standard of expertise and knowledge, as well as pointers for areas to work on, all in a light-hearted and entertaining, and only very gently competitive environment.
Britain’s Best Drone Pilot
At a Glance
- £50 off for PFS PfCO and Holiday veterans
- PFS Tutor/Pilot: Alan Proto or Simon Smith
- Type of Tour: In a Day / Workshop
- Duration: 1 day
- Skill Level: Intermediate and Above
- Timing: Monthly from May to September
- Exertion: Light
At the Mercure Abbots Well Hotel in Chester, and the Mercure Great Danes Hotel in Maidstone
Tea, Coffee, Welcome and Introductions
Quiz on Technical & Legal Aspects of Drone Flying in the UK, Group Exercise on How to Assess a Potential Flying Site in Advance & Self-Assessment Using Our Flying Skills Checklist.
Demonstration & Assessment Flights:- Pre-Flight Checks, Take-Off, Post Take-Off Checks, “Touch and Go” Circuit Flying, Flying “Squares” & “Cubes”, Flying High, Flying Far & “Find My Drone”.
1pm - 2pm
Break for Buffet Lunch - included in the Workshop cost.
Presentation of Intelligent Flight Modes, Preparing Shot Lists & Flight Plans and Identifying Appropriate Intelligent Flight Modes for Shot Lists.
Demonstration & Assessment Flights:- Putting Intelligent Flight Modes to Best Use!
Question and Answer session before we wrap up at 4pm.