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UAV Training Programs - 3 Indiana Locations

February 17, 2020
UAV 3 locations

Interested in becoming a Commercial Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) remote pilot or already flying without the required Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Certification?

The Purdue Cooperative Extension Service is offering 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:
• 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

Cost at each location: $200 per person (includes meals and workshop materials)




Pinney Purdue Agriculture Center, 11402 S County Line Rd, Wanatah, IN 46390 

Dates & Times (Must attend all sessions - All times Central)

March 17, 2020 8am to 5pm

March 19, 2020 8am to 5pm

Registration Required by March 10


Or call 765-494-6794 to register

Please direct your questions to:

Nikky Witkowski, Porter County Extension Educator, 219-465-3555, nikky@purdue.edu



Northeast Purdue Ag Center
4821 E 400 S

Dates & Times (Must attend all sessions - All times Eastern)
February 26, 2020 9am - 6pm
March 4, 2020 9am - 6pm

Registration Required by February 19
Or call 765-494-6794

Please direct your questions to:
Crystal Van Pelt, Steuben County Extension Educator
cvanpelt@purdue.edu or 260-668-1000, ext 1400



Home and Family Arts Building, Elkhart County 4-H Fairgrounds, 17746 County Road 34, Goshen, IN 46528

Dates & Times (Must attend all sessions - All times Eastern)

March 26, 9:30am to 2:30pm

March 27, 9:30am to 2:30pm

April 2, 9:30am to 2:30pm

April 3, 9:30am to 2:30pm


Registration Required by March 19


Or call 765-494-6794 to register

Please direct your questions to:

Bob Yoder, Marshall County Extension Educator, 574-935-8545, ryoder@purdue.edu


See attached flyers for each county for further information.


Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service is an equal access/equal opportunity institution. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, contact the Extension educator in your county that is coordinating the event you will be attending as per above.

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