California Drone Training

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Online Drone Courses

We’re on a mission to elevate drone pilots everywhere with the highest quality educational content, targeted to your needs. How do we know we’re offering you the absolute best courses? Because we’ve engaged our network of thousands of Dronegenuity pilots all across the United States, to ensure we’re providing relevant, up-to-date, and informative material for remote pilots of all experience levels.

Available Online Courses
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In-Person Drone Courses

Whether you’re looking to operate a drone for the very first time, or looking to learn advanced maneuvering skills, our in-person drone courses can set you up with a top-tier Dronegenuity Remote Pilot Instructor near you to show you the ropes. Click the link below to set up a 1-on-1 flight lesson, or you could even bring some friends along for a group lesson!

Available In-Person Courses

Part 107 Course

If you’re looking to break into the high-growth drone industry, this is where you start. Our specialized online course will prepare you for the FAA’s Part 107 Exam, which is required for commercial drone operations. We guarantee you’ll pass the exam, and once you do, we will welcome you back to join our proprietary network of pilots for potential job opportunities all across America!

Here at Dronegenuity, we’re not just academics, we’re practitioners. At the end of the day, that’s what separates us from the pack. Enroll today!

Areas Covered in Courses

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Ensuring the safety of manned and unmanned aircraft is at the heart of the FAA’s mission. All Dronegenuity courses, from our Part 107 Prep Course to our wide breadth of in-person courses, will focus on elevating your drone skills with a laser focus on safety. 

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FAA Drone Laws

Whether you’re a rocket scientist, a former pilot, or brand new to the skies, we’ll break down the complex jargon used by the FAA into language that everyone can understand.

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Flying Drones for Income

Dronegenuity courses offer real-world practical knowledge that you can apply the next day to generate income. If you’re looking to put your drone to work, don’t miss out on the expert-level information you’ll take away from our courses, which will enable you to differentiate yourself and become a more competitive asset in the drone industry!

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Drone Technology Insights

Drones can do a lot more than just take selfies, and new use-cases are spawning every day! Dronegenuity stays on top of the rapid technological advancement in the drone industry, providing you with courses to bring you up to speed on topics like thermal imaging, multispectral imaging, drone mapping, and more!

Training Anywhere in California

We connect students with Dronegenuity instructors all over the state. Whether you are in Los Angeles, San Diego, San Jose, San Jose or anywhere in-between, we’ve got you covered.

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Los Angeles

Including Orange County, Ventura County, and Greater Los Angeles.

Bay Area

Servicing San Francisco, San Jose, Oakland, Santa Rosa, Concord, and Fremont.

San Diego

Extending to Chula Vista, La Jolla, Carlsbad, and the Ramona Valley.


Including Davis, Woodland, Elk Grove, and Rancho Cordova.

Orange County

Encompassing Yorba Linda, Anaheim, Garden Grove, Santa Ana, Irvine, Huntington Beach, Mission Viejo, Laguna Niguel, And San Clemente.

Inland Empire

Servicing San Bernardino, Riverside, Palm Springs, Blyth, Lake Elsinoire, Beaumont, Palm Springs, Yucca Vallay, Barstow, and far beyond.

California Testing Centers

Already registered for an FTN on IACRA?

Have you consistently scored 85% on the practice exams in our Part 107 Test Prep course to guarantee you pass on your first  go?

Ready to sit for the exam?

Take a look at the testing center locations below to begin planning out your test day now - once you've found the locations closest to you, visit PSI's website to create an account, see prices, and schedule your exam!


SoCal Pilot Center 56850 Higgins Drive Thermal , CA 92274
American Aviation Academy Inc 2035 North Marshall Avenue El Cajon , CA 92020
Golden State Flying Club 1640 N. Johnson El Cajon , CA 92020
Scandinavian Aviation Academy Inc. 1835 N Marshall Avenue El Cajon , CA 92020
MCCS Education Center (JSV00031)M MCAS Miramar, Miramar Way San Diego , CA 92145
French Valley Aviation Inc. 37600 Sky Canyon Drive Murrieta , CA 92563
Aero Tech Academy 1745 Sessums Dr Redlands , CA 92374
San Diego Flight Training 8745 Aero Drive, Suite 103 San Diego , CA 92123
Coast Flight Training & Management Inc. 8525 Gibbs Drive Suite #105 San Diego , CA 92123
PSI Examination Services-San Diego 5440 MOREHOUSE DRIVE, Suite 2300 San Diego , CA 92121
PSI Examination Services-RIVERSIDE 7888 Mission Grove Parkway S, Suite 130 Riverside , CA 92508
A.T.P. Inc. - CRQ 2210 Palomar Airport Road Carlsbad , CA 92011
Pinnacle Aviation Academy Inc. 2210 Palomar Airport Road Carlsbad , CA 92011
Civic Helicopters Inc 2206 Palomar Airport Rd Suite H Carlsbad , CA 92011
A.T.P. Inc. - RAL 6775 Airport D Riverside , CA 92504
CBU Flight School 6865 Airport Drive Riverside , CA 92504
AvTech-Exams 6951 Flight Road Suite 202 Riverside , CA 92504
High Desert Testing 18368 Readiness Street Victorville , CA 92394
Executive Flyers Inc 6151 Freeport Blvd Suite 151 Sacramento , CA 95822
A.T.P. Inc. - SAC 6107 Freeport Blvd. #1 Sacramento , CA 95822
PSI Examination Services-SACRAMENTO 8950 Cal Center Dr., Suite 158 Sacramento , CA 95826
Travis Air Force Base Education Center (JSV00002)M 530 Hickam Avenue Travis AFB , CA 94535
NorCal Flight Center LLC 1420 Flightline Drive Suite C Lincoln , CA 95648
Pacific States Aviation Inc. 101 John Glenn Drive Concord , CA 94520
Mach 5 Aviation 2409 Rickenbacker Way Auburn , CA 95602
PSI Examination Services-Walnut Creek 175 Lennon Lane, Suite 203 Walnut Creek , CA 94598
A.T.P. Inc. - LVK 708 Terminal Circle Livermore , CA 94551
Pacific Union College 1 Angwin Ave Dept. of Tech. - Flight Ctr. Angwin , CA 94508
Hummingbird Aviation LLC - Modesto 700 Tioga Drive Modesto , CA 95354
Flying Vikings Inc. 21593 Skywest Drive Hayward , CA 94541
California Airways 22693 Hesperian Blvd Airport Plaza Hayward , CA 94541
PSI Examination Services-UNION CITY 32960 ALVARADO-NILES RD SUITE 650 Union City , CA 94587
Aviation Institute of Maintenance - Fremont 420 Whitney Place Fremont , CA 94539
PSI Examination Services-San Francisco 150 Executive Park Blvd, Suite 2400 San Francisco , CA 94134
PSI Examination Services-SANTA ROSA 160 WIKIUP DRIVE, SUITE 105 Santa Rosa , CA 95403
North Coast Air 5000 Flightline Drive Santa Rosa , CA 95403
U.S. Coast Guard - Air Station San Francisco (JSV00046)M 1020 North Access Road San Francisco , CA 94128
PSI Examination Services-SANTA CLARA 2936 SCOTT BLVD Santa Clara , CA 95054
Advantage Aviation Inc. 1903 Embarcadero Road Palo Alto , CA 94303
Nice Air Express 2575 Robert Fowler Way San Jose , CA 95148
Squadron 2 Flying Club - (RHV) 2655 ROBERT FOWLER WAY San Jose , CA 95148
Sierra Academy of Aeronautics 2305 Jetlift Drive Atwater , CA 95301
Specialized Helicopters 150 Aviation Way Suite 101 Watsonville , CA 95076
PSI Examination Services-FRESNO 351 E. BARSTOW, SUITE 101 Fresno , CA 93710
San Joaquin Valley College Inc. Aviation Campus 4985 East Anderson Fresno , CA 93727
PSI Examination Services-REDDING 2861 CHURN CREEK, UNIT C Redding , CA 96002
IASCO Flight Training Inc. 6460 Lockheed Dr Redding , CA 96002
Benton Air Center Inc 2600 Gold Street Redding , CA 96001
Reedley College 995 No. Reedley Reedley , CA 93654
PSI Examination Services-Visalia 3400 W Mineral King Ave Visalia , CA 93291
PSI Examination Services-ATASCADERO 7305 MORRO RD, SUITE 201A Atascadero , CA 93422
California Aeronautical University 1450 Boughton Dr Bakersfield , CA 93308
PSI Examination Services-BAKERSFIELD 5405 STOCKDALE HIGHWAY, SUITE 103 Bakersfield , CA 93309
Above All Aviation 1503 Cook Place Goleta , CA 93117
PSI Examination Services-Ventura 4245 Market St Ventura , CA 93003
Barnes Aviation 4829 William J Barnes Ave Lancaster , CA 93539
PSI Examination Services-Agoura Hills 30851 Agoura Rd., Suite 302 Agoura Hills , CA 91301
Vista Aviation Inc. 10000 Airpark Way Pacoima , CA 91331
Group 3 Aviation Inc. 16425 Hart St. Van Nuys , CA 91406
Universal Aviators Academy Inc. 4233 Santa Anita Avenue No. 13 El Monte , CA 91731
Global Aviators Academy 1615 MCKinley Avenue Building B La Verne , CA 91750
UAA International Inc dba Universal Aviators Academy 1395 Fairplex Dr - D4 La Verne , CA 91750
Mount San Antonio Community College 1100 North. Grand Ave. Building 40 - Room 102 Walnut , CA 91789
PSI Examination Services-Diamond Bar 21660 East Copley Dr., Suite 260 Diamond Bar , CA 91765
Alliance International Aviation 7000 Merrill Ave Box 69 Hangar #A-230 Chino , CA 91710
Spartan College of Aeronautics & Technology - Inglewood 8911 Aviation Blvd. Inglewood , CA 90301
PSI Examination Services-Lawndale 15901 Hawthorne Blvd, Suite 330 Lawndale , CA 90260
PSI Examination Services-El Monte - Santa Fe Springs 10330 Pioneer Boulevard, Suite 285 Santa Fe Springs , CA 90670
PSI Examination Services-CARSON 17420 S. AVALON BLVD, SUITE 205 Carson , CA 90746
Rolling Hills Aviation Inc. 3473 Airport Drive Unit 4 Torrance , CA 90505
Summit Aviation - Long Beach 3280 AirFlite Way Long Beach , CA 90807
A.T.P. Inc. - LGB 3333 East Spring St # 128 Long Beach/Daughterty Field (LGB) Long Beach , CA 90806
Aviation Facilities Inc. 4119 W. Commonwealth Ave. Fullerton , CA 92833
Sunrise Test Center 19531 Campus Dr. #7 Santa Ana , CA 92707
Orange County Flight Center 19531 Campus Drive Suite 4 Santa Ana , CA 92707
Helistream Inc. 3000 Airway Ave Suite 350 Costa Mesa , CA 92626
PSI Examination Services-Irvine 8 Corporate Park, Suite 200 Irvine , CA 92606
Rising Wings Aviation Inc. 7548 Fuller, Casper, WY Casper , WY 82604

Drone Opportunities in California

All local students who pass their Part 107 Test are encouraged to join the Dronegenuity California pilot network! We don’t just train you - we take it a step further and welcome you to our local pilot network! It’s completely free, and once you join, we’ll send you drone job opportunities in your area that allow you to gain experience, build up a credibility, and make money! Below are a few examples of shots taken from our local Dronegenuity pilots near you.

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Meet the Team

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As the founder and CEO of Dronegenuity, Dan has a vested interest in the success of our tremendous pilot network, as well as our clients who trust us with their business needs. After hearing from numerous clients and in-network pilots about their desire to learn or improve specific drone-related skills, Dan saw an opportunity to elevate the drone industry as a whole - by launching Dronegenuity’s new course platform, to educate pilots and business clients on anything and everything related to drone operations. Dan’s management and leadership has helped propel Dronegenuity to the top ranks of drone service companies, and our course platform is no different. He has prior experience developing and teaching online courses, managing business development, and assisting with strategic and tactical marketing efforts.

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Customer intimacy is the name of the game to Erik – he’s got deep experience in a diverse breadth of roles that required an in-depth understanding of stakeholders’ needs. Since joining the company, Erik has focused on establishing strong ties with both our pilot network, as well as our business clients, in order to better understand their fundamental needs. When the COVID-19 crisis hit, Erik worked tirelessly to release top-tier courses for anyone who wanted to break into the industry. He fundamentally believed that developing and launching Dronegenuity’s course platform was the single most impactful way that the company could contribute to elevating the drone industry across the country. This guiding mindset will continue to drive the growth of the course offerings for years to come, allowing more households to break into the drone industry, supplement their income, and gain targeted knowledge that will differentiate them from the pack. 

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