Course

AT 11901

Unmanned Aerial Systems: Safety And Risk Management

Credit Hours: 3.00.This course discusses the fundamental concepts of Safety and Risk Management and their application to UAS operations.  The course will provide insight into strategies for developing and implementing a formal safety management system (SMS) that effectively supports an organization's UAS operations. In addition, students will gain an understanding of ethical decision making and its relationship to safety. Laboratory exercises provide students practical application of this knowledge to various UAS operational scenarios, which includes utilizing SMS principles in assessing risks and developing appropriate mitigations. Permission of department required. Typically offered Spring.

This course is offered by the School of Aviation and Transportation Technology