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Drone 101 | Gr 9-12 | Tuesday 5:00 pm

Tuesdays at 5:00 pm | 24 class sessions | Dec 19 - Jun 4

  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • FIA @ maker works

Service Description

Dec 19 - June 4 (Winter break: Dec 22 - Jan 1) Cost: 24 sessions, $45 per session, billed monthly at $180 for a total of 6 months. (Inquire about a discount for paying the full tuition upfront.) and the Future Innovators Academy (FIA) have joined forces! Our combined vision stems from a shared commitment to empower the next generation of innovators. Why Drones? Drones, as tools of the modern era, offer a multidimensional platform for learners. They are not just about flying; they provide a gateway to understanding flight mechanics, engineering concepts, coding intricacies, simulation, and much more. With our joint initiative, students will get an immersive experience, cultivating skills and knowledge that will serve them well in the future. Course Overview: Drones Demystified: Dive into drones and master essential operational principles. Code & Control: Engage in tailored drone programming. Begin with block-based coding or, for the experienced, tackle Python. Sensor Mastery: Harness features like color sensors, range detectors, and programmable lights for diverse challenges. Safety First: Grasp crucial drone safety protocols and navigate the regulatory landscape with ease. Applied Learning: Through hands-on sessions, discover real-world drone applications and understand their transformative potential. Industry Insights: Benefit from guest experts who shed light on the drone industry's intricacies. Beyond the Classroom: The skills gained here pave the way for drone competitions, fostering teamwork and application. Race Finale: Cap the course with an exhilarating drone race, showcasing acquired skills against peers. Outcomes: Graduate with a deep understanding of drones, their coding, and the myriad opportunities they usher in. Equipment Usage & Guidelines: The academy provides all required equipment for on-site use during courses, workshops, and camps. Please note: equipment should not leave the premises unless approved by an instructor. We expect students to treat specialized academy equipment with care. Damage or misuse may lead to penalties. Recurring Payments: Billed monthly. We understand that schedules can change and commitments may shift. While most of our students complete the full course, should you need to adjust, upcoming payments can be canceled up to 7 days before the next class. Reach out to us via email or phone at (207) 671-6284 for any payment-related inquiries.

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Contact Details

  • 3765 Plaza Drive, Ann Arbor, MI, USA


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