Executive Certificate Course - Umanned Aircraft Systems
This certificate course is for those that just want to learn the basics of Unmanned Aircraft Systems. The course touches on all major UAV areas and requires no science or mathematics background. Courses are taught online over 8 weeks. Presentations will be available for download. There are no problems or exams assigned. Candidates will learn UAV/UAS systems, communications, data links, payloads, control, types, roles and operations. The current state of airspace integration into the NAS and regulations is also addressed. A professional diploma with a list of course topics will be mailed at the end of the course. Cost is $999.
Executive Certificate Topics Covered
The following topics are critical for an in depth understanding of Unmanned Aircraft Vehicles: UAV Components, UAS Communications & Data Links, UAS Sensors & Characteristics, UAV Ground Control Systems, Civil UAS Types, Roles and Operations, Small UASs, Civil Airspace Integration, Sense and Avoid Systems, UAS Mishaps, Causes of Failure, Improving Reliability, Human Machine Interface, UAS Alternative Propulsion (Fuel Cells and Solar), UAS Navigation, UAS Autonomous Operations, UAS Swarming, Future UAS Roles & Technologies. Graduates will receive a professional diploma with a list of the course topics.
Non Degree Courses
The courses listed below can be taken in a non degree program. You will receive a professional diploma with all course topics listed. After you receive a Bachelors degree, you can convert the courses to credits and apply them to a Masters degree program.
Introduction to Intelligent Sehicles
Introduction to Unmanned Aircraft Systems
Introduction to Unmanned Ground Systems
Introduction to Unmanned Sea Systems
Unmanned System Sensors and Characteristics
Unmanned System Communications and Data Links
Unmanned System Autonomy
Unmanned Aircraft Vehicle Control
Unmanned Ground Vehicle Control
Unmanned System Navigation
Unmanned Aircraft System Flight Test and Evaluation
Unmanned Aircraft Propulsion
Unmanned Ground System Propulsion
Unmanned Sea System Propulsion
Unmanned System Alternative Power Design
Unmanned System Human Factors (Human Machine Interface)
Unmanned Ethics and Laws