Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) aka drones are becoming more and more popular! Want to learn more about them?!
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Worldwide and Online, is offering a two week Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) that begins today! This course introduces participants to concepts related to the operations of unmanned aerospace systems. The MOOC is perfect for recreational drone users operating models like the Parrot Bebop, DJI Phantom 4, DJI Mavic or DJI Inspire. This course is taught by a team of UAS experts, led by Dr. Scott Burgess, Associate Professor with the College of Aeronautics. Dr. Burgess has 32 years of aviation experience both military and civilian that spans helicopters, unmanned systems, jets, and includes instructor ratings, certificates, and licenses. He has developed/instructed live and online courses for 16 years, including several of ERAU’s UAS courses. Scott serves as the ERAU representative and secretary of the UAS Committee for the Helicopter Association International and he consults on sUAS integration for security applications. Make sure to read more about it and register here!