Drones 7-9

Fly enthusiast-caliber drones after completing required flight instruction, safety training, and practice time.

Take STEM to new heights! Activities include navigating obstacle courses, a search and rescue simulation, a team-based engineering challenge, and a detailed unit on programming drones using publicly available APIs. Prior experience with computer programming is not required.

Lesson topics include the physics of drone flight, the process of registering a drone and becoming a certified pilot, and the ethical and future considerations of drone technology.

The course is taught by FAA certified remote pilots.

Summer 2021 Drones 7-9 Class Sections

Session Dates Location Time
Session I 6/14/2021 - 6/25/2021 Chantilly Morning
Session II 6/28/2021 - 7/9/2021 Ashburn Morning
Session III 7/12/2021 - 7/23/2021 Chantilly Afternoon