I have no experience flying drones. Can I still sign up for a DJI Academy course?
Yes. All of the courses provided by DJI Academy include both theory and practice and are suitable for students of any skill level.
What kind of certificate will I obtain after passing an exam?
After passing exams, students will receive a UTC Unmanned Aircraft Operator Certificate. Certificate type will vary depending on the specific course(s) taken and drone model(s) used during training.
Do I need to bring my own drone to class?
No. The training center will provide drones for training.
Is the UTC Unmanned Aircraft Operator Certificate also valid in other countries?
Yes. We are currently in the process of opening more training centers around the world and building an international vocational skill certification system similar to those of Microsoft and Cisco.
How can I get information on the class schedule of a nearby training center?
Log in to the official website, choose a nearby training center, then go to the profile page of the training center.
If I obtain a UTC certificate, does it mean that I am a legal UAV pilot in every country?
Regulations can vary depending on country or region. Pilots in some countries need to be licensed before operating UAVs. The holder of a UTC certificate is qualified in terms of practical skills and flight safety, but if you want to fly a drone legally, you should check and abide by all local rules and regulations.
If I purchase a DJI drone, do I get to take free courses?
No.The course provided by DJI Academy is comprehensive training for UAS industrial application.
How long do I need to wait before receiving my certificate?
It will take approximately 15 working days to receive your certificate after successfully passing the exam. Your certificate, along with others, will be shipped from UTC headquarters to each training center before your training center ships it to you.
What does the tuition cover?
The tuition for each course covers textbook fees, training fees, exam fees, and expenses for making certificates after students successfully pass the exam.
Where can I take a course?
You can browse for a training center near you on the official website. All training centers are certified by DJI Academy headquarters and meet all facility and instructor standards.