MALE RPAS Training

Leading the industry within the UK, EEI has a wealth of MQ-9 Reaper, Watchkeeper and Hermes-450 experience capable of delivering world class synthetic and live RPAS training as well as consultancy.

MQ-9 Reaper drone on ground.

All EEI Medium Altitude Long Endurance (MALE) RPAS instructors hold prestigious qualifications gained during their extensive careers within the Royal Navy, British Army and Royal Air Force, including:
Qualified Weapons Instructors (QWI), A2 Qualified Flying Instructors (QFI), A2 Qualified Rear crew Instructors (QRI), QWI (ISR) and newly accredited Qualified Synthetic Instructors (QSI).

Collectively the company boasts thousands of hours of unmanned air system instruction and operation which is further supplemented by thousands of hours of traditional aviation, culminating in high levels of experience, qualification, competency, and currency. As the only company within the UK able to boast such training credentials within the unmanned market space we are uniquely able to design high-end training for RPAS operators.

Royal Air Force logo

EEI are proud to be a long standing training partner for the Royal Air Force MQ-9 Reaper Force (RF) delivering synthetic training support to the front line under a sub-contract with Meta Mission Data (MMD). EEI provides MQ-9 Pilot, Sensor Operator, Mission Intelligence Coordinator Instructors and specialist White Force support for the UK RF simulator based at RAF Waddington. The contract also includes scenario development and training design to ensure immersive whole crew training is available on demand for the UK RF.

If you would like to find out more about our capabilities within the defence and security sector, please get in touch with us using the enquiry form on this page.


Make an enquiry


    • Armed Forces Covenant Gold Award logo.
    • ISO 9001 logo
    • Cyber Essentials certification mark.
    • Joscar logo.
    • CAA logo.
    • ADS membership logo.
    • SCEG logo.
    • The Air League logo.
    • Pro Qual logo.
    • ELCAS Logo
    • My Square Metre logo