Basic UAV Technology

Basic UAV Technology

AUDIO : English
SUBTITLES : English, French

A practical course which answers basic questions as "How does my drone work?" or "How do I not hurt myself?"

This course is given by Matthieu, theoretical and practical instructor European Drone School, experienced drone pilot.




This course cannot be purchased individually, but is available in the following bundles:

Audio in English Subtitles in English Subtitles in Greek OPEN category European License (OPEN or SPECIFIC)
  • WELCOME
  • VOCABULARY
    • Vocabulary
  • BASIC PRINCIPLES OF FLIGHT
    • Introduction
    • Lift
    • Forces
    • Preview
    • Vortex Ring State (VRS)
    • Environmental effects
  • UAS STRUCTURE
    • Different types of structures
    • Fixed wings >< Multicopter
    • COMPONENTS: Introduction
    • Preview
    • COMPONENTS: Electronic Speed Controller (ESC)
    • COMPONENTS: Motors
    • COMPONENTS: General wiring
    • Preview
    • COMPONENTS: Propellers - dangers
    • COMPONENTS: Propellers - balance
    • COMPONENTS: Sensors
  • WEIGHT, BALANCE AND CENTER OF GRAVITY
    • Weight, balance and center of gravity
  • REMOTE CONTROLLER
    • Introduction
    • Golden rules
    • Axes of rotation
    • Modes
    • Frequencies
    • Flight modes
    • Failsafe
    • Safety settings
    • Telemetry
  • BATTERIES
    • Introduction
    • LiPo battery
    • What is inside of a LiPo battery?
    • LiPo cells
    • C and S ratings
    • LiPo's don't like
    • Disposal of a LiPo battery
  • CONCLUSION
    • Conclusion