PIX4Dmapper Essentials

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About the PIX4Dmapper Essentials certification

You will understand the best practices for capturing RGB images with a drone.
You will know how to create, manage, analyze, and share 2D and 3D representations of reality.
You will be able to upload your dataset to PIX4Dcloud Advanced and share your results.

Enroll in the PIX4Dmapper Essentials certification

Study with the PIX4Dmapper Essentials online course, then take the PIX4Dmapper Essentials certification exam to get certified.
Learn critical PIX4Dmapper workflows for capturing RGB images and creating, managing, analyzing, and sharing 2D and 3D representations of reality.
Validate your knowledge and demonstrate to your clients your commitment to continued learning.

Key concepts

The certification includes
  • Content in English
  • Course and exam
  • Temporary license
  • Unlimited access
  • Digital certificate


Windows operating system is required to process the datasets.

A computer that meets the minimum requirements.

A license for the latest version of PIX4Dmapper and PIX4Dcloud Advanced. Download PIX4Dmapper, then
contact us to get a free PIX4Dmapper trial. You can get a free PIX4Dcloud Advanced trial online.

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About the PIX4Dmapper Essentials online course

You will be introduced to critical PIX4Dmapper workflows.
The course objectives are to produce accurate 2D and 3D georeferenced representations of reality, including orthomosaic and 3D models, acquire accurate measurements, and share your deliverables with stakeholders.
You can find more information in the course curriculum.
This course
  • Total course completion in 12 hours
  • On-demand videos in English
  • Subtitles in multiple languages
  • Quizzes in the language of the course
  • Workbook in the language of the course
  • Unlimited access
  • Certificate of completion

Introductory video

About the PIX4Dmapper Essentials certification exam

You will be tested on best practices and uses of PIX4Dmapper software.
You will need to demonstrate comprehension of essential PIX4Dmapper concepts, including data acquisition, measurements, editing, and visualization tasks.
A certificate is provided to anyone who receives a passing grade, and it is compliant with most continuing education credit requirements.
This exam
  • Takes approximately two hours to complete
  • Includes 60 multiple-choice questions (approx. one hour)
  • Requires 80% to pass
  • Includes one attempt
  • Gives you a digital certificate when you pass

Introductory video

How to prepare for the exam

Online courses

Pix4Dmapper Essentials

Online workshop

Learn the theory behind photogrammetry and recommended best practices with our instructor-led workshops.

Take the PIX4Dmapper Essentials online course and certification exam

Add the PIX4Dmapper In-depth online course

Learn more about processing options and additional features in PIX4Dmapper

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When do the online course and certification exam start and finish?

    The online course and certification exam are entirely online and self-paced - you decide when you start and when you finish.

  • What hardware and software do I need for the online course?

    - A reliable internet connection to download the course materials.
    - A computer that meets the minimum hardware requirements to process projects. You can check if your computer supports the software by processing a free dataset.
    - A license to the software to access its full functionality.

  • What hardware and software do I need to take the exam?

    You need a reliable internet connection and either a computer, a tablet or a mobile phone.

  • What is the difference between online self-paced and instructor-led training?

    Online self-paced courses offer standardized content and economical pricing. Access the content anytime and anywhere, and contact the Training team for any questions you might have through the in-built messaging system. The interaction is not live but you can expect a prompt answer.

  • What if I can't find the right course for me?

    We can help you schedule a training solution that meets your needs at [email protected].

  • What is the format of the exam?

    The certification exam is composed of randomized multiple-choice questions and will test your knowledge and understanding of key terms, concepts, and desktop software functionality.

  • What happens if I fail the exam?

    If you do not receive a passing grade, you may purchase new access to the certification exam then contact us at [email protected]. Please provide us with the purchase order number so that we can give you new access to the exam.
    Note that the certification exam is designed to measure candidates’ skills and abilities with Pix4Dmapper, not their ability to study or memorize specific questions that were on the exam. Qualified candidates will be able to pass this exam regardless of the questions asked. As a result, to protect the integrity of the certification process, Pix4D does not share information about the specific questions that were missed.

  • What if I do not need the PIX4Dmapper Essentials online course to take the PIX4Dmapper Essentials certification exam?

    You can separately purchase the PIX4Dmapper Essentials online course via this link.
    You can separately purchase the PIX4Dmapper Essentials certification exam course via this link.

  • Who can I contact if I have further questions?

    Please send us an email to [email protected], and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

  • Are discounts available?

    Discounts are available for educational institutions, professor, and students. Please send an email to [email protected] for more information.

  • Can I make the payment in other currencies or with a different payment method?

    The payment can be done in EUR, USD, or CHF with PayPal, a credit card, or a wire transfer. If you would like to make the payment through a wire transfer please contact us at [email protected].

  • Refund policy

    Orders may not be changed, modified, converted, or refunded once an order has been confirmed.

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