FPV Australia’s Intro into Mapping

Want to know about mapping!
Come and join our Intro to Mapping course with our resident mapping guru, Jerry, and gain a complete understanding of what it takes to map with a drone. Enrol Now
Take out the Guess Work Learn the fundamentals of mapping and 3D imagery from the experts! Enrol Now

Looking to get into mapping?

This course is designed to get you all the info you need to move into mapping and 3D image capturing with our resident mapping guru, Jerry.  Jerry will take you through the ins and outs of mapping and 3D imagery with your drone.

By the end of the day you will have a comprehensive understanding of

  • –  Best practices for both camera and drone during a capture process that’s specific to mapping.
  • –  How to use autonomous flight in the context of mapping, and the various software packages available to achieve     that.
  • – Considerations when using sensors beyond RGB: Multi-spectral, Hyper-spectral and Thermal.
  • – Post -processing and delivering a straightforward 2D map to your client.
  • – How to process and deliver in 3D, particularly to non-IT clients.
  • – How and why the free QGIS package opens up a world of professional opportunity.
  • – How to make yourself look like a professional genius by incorporating free global datasets into your client-delivery.


We will also cover,

  • – Mapping water flow.
  • – Mapping crops.
  • – Mapping fire.
  • – Some career path ideas.

The latest innovations and what’s coming down the track

All students will receive a post-course pack that includes links to more in-depth study on all of the subjects we cover throughout the day, plus some suggested self-help mapping exercises to try. They will also receive a digital copy of Jerry’s autobiography “Film Pilot – From James Bond to Hurricane Katrina”


1 Day in the Virtual Classroom.


$449 inc GST


18 March 2021

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