UAV High School Camp

Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Camp for High School Students

This one-day camp 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.

8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., $99

Homeland Security Training Center (HTC)


Camp Schedule

8 to 9 a.m. Introduction to UAVs and FAA Rules for UAVs

9 to 8:15 a.m. Break

9:15 to 10:30 a.m. Flight #1 - Introduction to Flying a UAV

10:30 to 11:30 a.m. ATC Airspace and Weather

11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Lunch - Students please bring a sack lunch

12:30 to 1:45 p.m. Flight # 2- UAV Tactical Operations

1:45 to 2 p.m. Break

2 to 3 p.m. UAV Business Entrepreneurship

3 to 4:30 p.m. Flight # 3 - UAV Fight Control, Accuracy and UAV Challenge

Dates Offered:

Monday, June 4

Tuesday, June 5

Wednesday, June 6

Thursday, June 7

Friday, June 8

Monday, June 18

Tuesday, June 19

Wednesday, June 20

Thursday, June 21

Friday, June 22 




Register for class through MyAccess

Homeland Security Training Institute at College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd.

Glen Ellyn IL 60137

(630) 942-3427

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