Introduction to UAV

This one-day course familiarizes students with the basics of operating a small unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). Through classroom and hands-on flying exercises, participants will cover topics such as: FAA rules, air traffic control (ATC) airspace, weather, tactical operations, flight control, accuracy and business uses of the UAV. In the final hour of class, students will put their skills to work in a UAV challenge. 

Topics Include:

  • FAA rules for UAVs
  • Introduction to flying a UAV
  • ATC Airspace and Weather
  • UAV Tactical Operations
  • UAV Business Entrepreneurship


Time: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Date Options:

Thursday, September 28

Saturday, October 28

Tuesday, November 14

Fee: $199

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Homeland Security Training Institute at College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd.

Glen Ellyn IL 60137

(630) 942-3427

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