Drone & RPA Training Newcastle



As a city on the move, Newcastle is the perfect launching pad for a career as a drone pilot. Start your UAV Training in Newcastle with UAVAIR and learn from industry experts. Gain the skills, knowledge and qualifications to start flying drones as a professional and get the edge on your competition. Newcastle is the perfect training ground for a budding UAV specialist, with beautiful beaches, iconic architecture and a growing market for quality drone pilots ready to work.

You can contact us between 9-5 Monday to Friday.

T:   1300 893 340



UAVAIR Head Office
4/24 Portside Crescent, Maryville NSW 2293


Newcastle Harness Racing Club
294 Turton Rd, New Lambton, NSW, Australia.


If you have been considering drone training in Newcastle, we regularly conduct a range of drone training courses in Newcastle, NSW. With an expanding drone industry in Australia, now is the perfect time to learn a new skill. Whether you are looking to integrate drones into an existing business, start a new business using drones or are wanting a new and exciting career, we have a quality training program that will assist you in becoming a skilled drone pilot.

Our drone training courses are conducted in Broadmeadow, close to areas such as Lambton, Georgetown, Waratah, Adamstown and Hamilton. It is about a 15 minute drive from areas such as Newcastle CBD, The Junction, Merewether, Tighes Hill, Carrington, Islington, Mayfield and Jesmond. It is also a responsible distance to travel from Port Stephens and the Central Coast.

Our main course is the Certificate III in Aviation (Remote Pilot – Visual Line of Sight) which we regularly deliver in Newcastle, NSW. This qualification comes with a Remote Pilot License (RePL), along with your Aeronautical Radio Operators Certificate (both CASA – Civil Aviation Safety Authority licenses). This course is perfect for those who wish to undertake professional drone training in order to start a drone based business in Newcastle, integrate drones into an existing business or start an exciting new career in drone technology.

Are you more of a beginner, looking to operate in CASA’s (Civil Aviation Safety Authority) sub 2kg excluded category? We also offer a two day drone training course tailored more to beginners. This drone training course will equip you with skills and knowledge you need to get started in the industry. This will include practical drone piloting training, as well as basic theoretical knowledge. Everything you need to start off small in the Newcastle drone market.

Looking to specialise in a niche area within the RPAS industry? UAVAIR also offer a two day drone training course called Foundations of Aerial Surveying. In this drone training course you will learn to collect accurate positional data that can be utilized in the construction, mining and environmental monitoring sectors in Newcastle, New South Wales.

We also offer sub 25kg type training in Newcastle. This one day drone training course is for those drone pilots that already have experience with UAVs. Our course will upgrade your CASA license from sub 7kg multirotor, to Sub 25kg. If you need to fly larger drones, our drone training course will teach you everything you need to know to conduct drone operations safely and effectively on our fleet of DJI Matrice 600 (M600) drones.