Drone workshop – Basics

Drone workshop – Basics

After the first workshops in 2018, we will start from June 2019 with a new season of drone flying. This workshop will cover a basic understanding of drone flying.

The set up of the workshop

We have split up the workshop into a theoretical and practical part. The theory will be given in Windhoek and the practical part will take place at the WRF ( Windhoek Radio Flyers) site on the road to Heja Lodge.

  • Theory: Here we cover the legal and safety part, the do’s & don’ts of drone flying. We will also provide useful tips & tricks when handling drones. The groups will not exceed 12 people. This will give everybody the chance to ask questions and clarify some confusion with this new technology. This part will take roughly 3 hours and will be given in Windhoek. So it is easily accessible for everybody.
  • Practical: Every student can book a block of 2/3 hours. Every pilot will work with a maximum of 2 participants. Your pilot will present each exercise and then will hand you the control of the drone. The pilot will guide you during each manoeuvre. You will learn how to fly your drone, take you first picture with a drone and shoot your first footage. We provide enough drones for each participant to fly each exercise.

Dates – August 2020

  • Theory: 21/06/2019 – 28/06/2019
  • Practical: 22/06/2019

Dates – July 2019

  • Theory: 05/07/2019 – 19/07/2019
  • Practical: 06/07/2019 – 20/07/2019


Theory: N$ 800

Practical: N$ 800

When you book the theoretical and practical part: N$ 1500

More info?

If you would like more information, just send us an email at info@capturenamibia.com

Other workshops

From July 2019 we will also organize an advanced workshop ‘ Video/still photography with a drone’. You will learn from experienced drone pilots how to make a short movie and a photograph from a higher angle. Follow us on FB to find out the dates. All candidates that want to follow this workshop, will need to already have completed the workshop ‘ basic drone flying’ of Capture Namibia.

Practical field just outside Windhoek

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