Continuing Education Summer 2017 
    
    Dec 14, 2018  
Continuing Education Summer 2017

How to Start Your Own Drone Business


This workshop will introduce you to the emerging technology industry of Drones (UAV) and teach you specific actionable steps that must be taken to enter and start a business in this new multi-billion dollar (projected) industry. This workshop will introduce you to: • Brief introductory history of UAS aviation • Unmanned Aerial Vehicles – UAV • Unmanned Aircraft Systems – UAS • Types of UAV by design and capabilities • Intro to understanding the technology • Types of payloads and data collected • Introduction to understanding ‘Backend Data Analysis’ requirements • Current and future civil and commercial applications of UAV • Current FAA regulatory requirements for UAV operations by both civil and commercial applications in the National Aerospace System (NAS) • Hobby vs. Commercial vs. Civil • Section 333 exemptions • COAs • FAA Part 107 • NC DOT UAS requirements • What to do to get started in this multi-billion dollar industry The course will be introductory in nature and will not require previous course instruction or experience.

3 hours.