Introduction To Unmanned Aerial System Operations
Credit Hours: 3.00. This course will provide students the aeronautical knowledge required to operate a small UAS in the National Airspace. Students are introduced to various aspects of unmanned aviation operations, which includes UAS system types and components, regulations and operational approvals, and indoctrination to the civil and commercial applications of UAS. Through the use of UAS simulation technology, students will develop basic small UAS flight skills and successfully complete various UAS operational scenarios. Upon successful completion of the course students will be prepared to obtain a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Remote Pilot Certificate with a Small UAS Rating. Permission of department required. Typically offered Fall.
This course is offered by the School of Aviation and Transportation Technology