DRONES UP

Become a certified drone operator! Explore the skies, look down and see the world from a fresh angle with a drone. Make videos, photograph events, fly around a building, capture an image and help sell real estate. Repair drones. It’s a new world of technology and possibilities that begins for you with Drones Up.

COMPLIANT

Our course curriculum is designed to be compliant with soon-to-be FAA regulations.

CERTIFICATION

Prepare for FAA certification while also being MDC certified.

CAREER

Discover new job opportunities in the field of unmanned aircraft vehicles and build a career for the 21st century.

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH

WHERE CAN I GET A JOB IN DRONES?

Consider the many different industries to launch your career as a Drone Operator: government, agriculture, commercial, and much more!

INSTRUCTORS

DR. ORLANDO VILLAVERDE

POLICE SERGEANT/ PILOT AT MIAMI POLICE DEPARTMENT

Professor of Aviation and Business at the MDC School of Aviation
25-year veteran of Miami Dade Police Department.

LORENZO DE LEO

MANAGING DIRECTOR, PARTNER AT ROKK3R LABS

Rokk3r Labs launches companies through its comprehensive co-building approach, leveraging sound business practices and entrepreneurial experience with a proven and profound understanding of the modern digital world. Our specialized team of engineers, creatives, and strategists propel ideas into amazing companies. Structured to mitigate risks and maximize business opportunities, Rokk3r Labs is committed to the future of its portfolio companies.

RICK WYGANT

INSTRUCTOR

Rick is a multi-engine rated pilot and have been an aviation enthusiast for 30+ years which has led him into being a drone (UAV) enthusiast. I own about 15 different drones that he uses for educational and community awareness. He is the founder of the Drone Safety Network and President of the South Florida Drone User Group which is comprised of many Meetup Groups.