MSUB Extended Campus

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Drones for Dummies

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 9AM – 1 PM  - $189              

MSUB PE Building (Alterowitz Gym)

Course Description

 

This fun-filled class is intended to introduce individuals to the basics of safely operating drones. Through demonstration and hands-on practice, you’ll leave this class with a better understanding and more confidence when it comes to drones. All participants will receive a Hubsun 107c+ drone with 2MP camera, two extra propellers and two additional batteries. All participants will leave registered with the FAA as a certified hobbyist. Enrollment is limited.

 

What You'll Learn
  • Introduction to radio-controlled flying devices
    • Basic set up and trouble shooting
    • Understanding the technology
    • Flight basics
  • Rules, Laws, Basic Guidelines and FAA Registration
  • Hands-on Flight
    • Obstacle Course    
    • Advanced Training
  • Why Do We Drone?          
    • Hobby Uses
    • Professional Uses  
  • Answers to your Questions and an Opportunity to Fly an Advanced Model
Who Should Enroll

 

Anyone who wants to learn how to operate a drone and enhance knowledge of this growing new technology.  Participants under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Contact information

To find out more about this and other training programs, please call:

MSU Billings Extended Campus
406.896.5890
www.msubillings.edu/extendedcampus

 

Your Instructor

 

Aaron with one of his drones

 

Aaron’s Drones of Montana was established in May, 2016 as a subsidiary of Comtech, Inc.

 

Aaron Wilson, creator and lead of Aaron’s Drones of Montana, has been involved in the electronic industry for 18 years. His experience includes sales, installation and repair within the audio/visual, security, and cellphone industry.

 

Aaron’s passion for Radio Controlled (RC) electronics started 23 years ago as he broke and repaired many RC vehicles throughout the years. Being a self-taught RC technician, Aaron evolved his professional career by launching Aaron’s Drones of Montana. Aaron is a seasoned drone operator, video editor, and is knowledgeable about the legalities of drone usage.

 

Aaron enjoys filming and editing action footage with his Autel X-Star Premium!

 

What You'll Get Out of the Class
  • Hubsun 107c+ drone with camera, two extra propellers and two additional batteries ($130 value)
  • Certified as FAA hobbyist
  • Lots of fun experience

 

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