Learn the basics of performing industrial inspections and aerial mapping utilizing small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS). Topics include familiarization with various imaging payloads, inspection reporting, basic flight planning, safe flight deck setup and operations, basic inspection skills with both visual and thermal imaging solutions, various mapping applications, and basic thermography skills. Students will become familiar with and receive individual hands-on flight time with a variety of aircraft systems, such as the DJI Mavic, DJI Phantom 4 Pro, DJI Inspire I, and DJI Matrice 200.
Day 1 - Inspections
- Course Introduction
- Payload Options
- Standard Payloads
- Inspection Reporting
- Flight Planning
- Daylight Inspections
- Flight One: Daylight Inspections
- Thermal Inspections
- Flight Two: Thermal Inspections
Day 2 - Mapping
- Daylight Mapping Platforms
- Drone Deploy
- Flight Three: Daylight Mapping
- Thermal Mapping Platforms
- Raptor Maps
- Flight Four: Thermal Mapping
Professional Drone Pilot Training programs are conducted by FAA-licensed unmanned aircraft pilots from Adam Ringle Consulting (ARC), a Delaware-based industry leader in UAS training. In cases of inclement weather, classes may be rescheduled.
Note: If you do not have an FAA Part 107 remote pilot certificate, please consider registering for our Professional Drone Pilot: Ground School and FAA Part 107 Test Prep along with this course. While enrolling in this class does not require an FAA Part 107 remote pilot certificate, all of our flight training beyond this course will require this certification.
This program is open to any participant age 18 years or older.
All of our drone pilot training courses can be conducted on-site at your place of business. In addition, we can create a customized drone training program based on your needs. For more information or to request a proposal for on-site training, please contact us via the form below.
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