Drones 101 Workshop (Children/Family)

Vermont Photography Meetups
Vermont Photography Meetups
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40 Sears Ln · Burlington, VT

How to find us

Free parking in the back of Champlain College Miller parking lot on Lakeside Ave. Generator is a dark blue-purple building and it's front entrance is under an airplane wing awning. Walk past front desk, to the VT Drone studio.


Learn how to use drones safely, with confidence and skill at this fun Drone Flying Workshop presented by Northern New England Drone User Group Organizer and VTDrone.com Founder, Steve Mermelstein!

This two-hour paid workshop is designed to give everyone the knowledge needed to become a capable and safe drone pilot.

Following a very informative classroom session, paid attendees receive a free training quadcopter they can keep!

All skill levels welcome! Even beginners or someone who has been flying!
This class covers a wide range of essential and important information. Following our advice will help you avoid common mistakes and significantly decrease the risk of costly crashes. Everyone will learn a lot of new and critical practices, procedures, and skills which are not touched upon in any manual or online video or course.

Separate classes are offered for Adults and Children/Families:
Our Children/Family class is generally best suited for ages 12 and up but younger kids may also benefit if they're more mature or advanced for their age.
Children/Family session: 2:00-3:55pm.
Adults only session: 4:00-6:15pm. Depending on number and complexity of questions received, Adult session may end later.

All our meetups are advertised to several different clubs and web sites. More people have likely signed up for this workshop using those other methods. Those other methods are completely independent of this page/group and are more active. We will automatically close the meetup to new sign ups once it’s actually full. In the rare and unlikely event we don’t fill up, the workshop will still go on as long as there is at least one paid signup.

Family: $129.99 (One Adult and One Child. Each additional Adult or Child is $39.99.)
Adult: $79.99
Child: $59.99
These non-refundable fees includes, the class, registration and lab material fees. Each paid attendee will also receive a free quadcopter.

Optional add-ons:
Battery and Charger Kit: $35
This optional kit includes 5 extra batteries and a 5 battery charger.

Tiny Whoop FPV Racing Kit: $165
This optional kit includes FPV Goggles, FPV Camera, 5 extra batteries, and a 5 battery charger so you can modify your practice drone into a Tiny Whoop Racer!

Please don't forget to specify date desired in notes section during checkout.

Vermont Drone at Generator
40 Sears Ln,
Burlington, VT 05401

For more information please email st4eve @ vtd14ro4ne . c5om (please remove all spaces and numbers).

These services are offered by VTDrone.com/VTPhotoTours.com. Each workshop is limited a specific number of students so each student has one-on-one time with instructor. First come (first to pay), first served. Registration will automatically be closed as soon as the class is full. Please arrive on time as we start promptly at stated start time.

Refund Policy: As we’re holding a space and purchasing materials for you, all sales are final. There are no refunds, transfers, make-ups or deferments for missed classes. Class credit for use at an upcoming class will be provided if you notify us at least 7 days in advance of this class. Requests must be made by email.

Cancellation Policy: We reserve the right to cancel any class for any reason but typically only do so for potentially hazardous weather. Students enrolled in a class which is canceled will be notified by message or email if a valid email address has been provided. Students enrolled in a canceled class will be offered credit for a future class.

Subject to Additional Terms: Full or partial payment constitutes acceptance of the VTPhotoTours.com Workshop/Tour Contract Terms and Conditions at: http://www.vtphototours.com/terms/

To register and secure your space at this workshop you must sign up at: https://squareup.com/store/vtdrone/item/drones-workshop

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