Skyfire Drone Academy

Skyfire offers world-class POST certified drone pilot training for public safety and industry professionals.


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The Skyfire Drone Academy is America’s leading flight training school. Our instructors understand that properly training pilots on drones and their practical applications is a fundamental aspect of operating a successful commercial drone program.

Our POST certified training is available for all levels of pilots, from beginners to advanced. Skyfire Academy teaches part 107 prep, police drone training, firefighting drone training, emergency management drone training, and drone training for all other critical sectors. Our drone training is available at our Atlanta area facility, online, or in person at your facility. Skyfire makes it easy for your team to get the training you and your pilots need to fly safe and fly smart.

Online Part 107

Master all the topics you need to pass the FAA’s Remote Pilot Written Exam with the Skyfire online Part 107 course. Our online interactive and comprehensive live instruction Part 107 class has a 100% pass rate. Throughout the approximately 7-8 hour course, you will learn everything you need to know to pass the exam as well. Courses typically begin at 10am ET and include a break for lunch. Free test prep book provided with course purchase.

This course is open to all experience levels and serves as a good refresher course for those needing to retake the test.

Basic Training

Skyfire’s two-day onsite course teaches the most challenging aspects of the FAA’s Remote Pilot Written Exam and how to operate a public safety or industry drone program. It also includes a second day of hands-on flight training. Our basic training course is fully comprehensive and best suited for beginners.

Advanced Training

Skyfire’s two-day advanced training course guides pilots through in-depth applications of UAS technology through a combination of classroom and hands-on training. Our interactive and comprehensive two-day advanced training led by sUAS thermography licensed and FLIR thermal certified instructors goes beyond the basics to ensure your pilots and your programs continuously elevate.

Law Enforcement Training

Skyfire offers a full array of law enforcement drone training. Our tactics experts have real world law enforcement and counter terrorism experience, ensuring you get applicable training to take into the field. Learn more about all of our offerings by browsing our course catalogue.

Customized Training

Need drone training but none of our pre-set options seem to be fitting your need? No problem. Our trainers and industry specialized professionals are here to help guide you through a custom training tailored specifically for you and your team.

Increased Officer & Community SafetyDecreased Response Times, and More!

Skyfire now offers comprehensive Drone as First Responder (DFR) program set up.