Sub 25kg UAV Type Training

Sub 25kg UAV Type Training Course

This one day course allows Remote Pilot License (RePL) holders to learn the skills required to fly large drones safely and professionally. Our training is conducted on DJI’s Matrice 600 and students will be issued with a certificate for DJI Matrice 600 Type Training, allowing them to upgrade their existing RePL CASA license, enabling them to fly RPAS up to 25kg. This course is non-accredited.

*Please note this course is only available to RePL or Controllers Certificate holders.

Course Overview

Course Length

1 day


RePL and 25 hours logged flight time

Flight Time

Half day of flying


Certificate of Attendance for DJI Matrice 600 Type Training

Course Locations

Sydney, Brisbane, Newcastle, Melbourne


Everything is provided

UAVAIR’s sub 25kg type drone training incorporates all of the core skills and knowledge you will need to confidently operate a sub 25 kg Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS). This course covers:

  • At least 1-hour of flight time on DJI M600 (Matrice 600).
  • All the training resources you will need.
  • Basic maintenance of sub 25kg airframes.
  • Safety risks of large airframes.
  • Much more!


Our Sub 25kg UAV Type Training course costs $1195. If you have completed previous training with UAVAIR you are entitled to the previous student discount on this course.

Course Details

  • Over 1 hour instructed piloting of a sub 25kg unmanned aerial vehicle (DJI Matrice 600).
  • 1 day of remote pilot training.
  • Course instruction by qualified RPAS industry leaders.
  • Basic maintenance.
  • Pre and post flight checks.
  • Safety considerations.
  • LiPo battery safety and management.
  • Identify components of the aircraft.
  • Assembly and disassembly of the aircraft.
  • Half day of theory.

As a graduate of UAVAIR, you are also entitled to 12 months membership with the Australian Association of Unmanned Systems (AAUS). This membership will provide you with discount offers with major service and hardware providers, conference discounts and access to networking opportunities.