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Unmanned aerial vehicle technology program-Aug 19-22

July 10, 2019

Interested in becoming a Commercial Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) remote pilot or already flying without the required Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Certification? You’re in luck! The Purdue Cooperative Extension Service is piloting a UAV Signature Program teaching individuals UAV technology legal requirements, FAA Part 107 Remote Pilot Knowledge Test preparation, and useful UAV applications . Every participant will get hands-on experience flying manual and planned UAV flights.

Course topics are listed below:

UAV Introduction, Camera Settings, Sensors and Artificial Intelligence, FAA Part 107 Test Preparation, Flight Plans & Record Keeping, Free Flight Instructions, Planned Flight Instructions, Use of third party applications/processing software, Data management, Image Quality & Troubleshooting, Emergency Preparation


Vincennes University-Gibson Center

8100 South U.S. Hwy 41

Fort Branch, IN 47648

 Date(s) & Time

August 19, 2019 8:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT

August 20, 2019 8:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT

August 21, 2019 8:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT

August 22, 2019 8:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT


$250 per person

Registration Required ONLINE by August 13 by visiting:


If you have additional questions on how to register please contact:

Valerie Clingerman, clingerman@purdue.edu, 812-882-3509

Addie Thornley, athornle@purdue.edu, 812-385-3491

Hans Schmitz, hschmitz@purdue.edu, 812-838-1331


See program flyer below for additional details.


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