Surveying & Mapping


Duration:  40 hours
Location:  On-campus only

 
Course Description


This course presents the theory and operations of common sensors used by the operators of unmanned aircraft systems in different industrial applications. Theory is combined with operational scenarios, and flying actual missions. Ample flight time is provided in order to fully train the student with the ability to match specific sensors with anticipated missions. Operator will be versed in all operations as listed, and will be industry ready upon completion.  This course teaches pilots how to do precision mapping missions and data collection for industry. This is a field classroom with lots of flying involved


Prerequisites

Career Paths

The surveying and mapping knowledge subjects will be trained on translates to the following industrial applications:

  • Construction
  • Engineering
  • Civil/Government
  • Agriculture
  • Aerial Surveys
  • Disaster Relief
  • Aerial Inspection
  • Aviation
  • Aerodynamics