RI Drones in Construction 3HR CE Course Syllabus

 

 

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Course Description

Drones are the new tool companies are raving about for their marketing and personal use. There are many potential uses for drones in the construction and real estate industry, but there are rules and regulations set in place that currently doesn’t allow them. So why should you care? Stay up to date with technology and ahead of the competition. This course is designed to familiarize business owners with the practical use of drone technology. The following topics will be discussed:

  • Types of UAV/Drone Technology
  • Federal Rules and Regulations associated with UAVs
  • Cost of Drones (Pros and Cons)
  • Drones in your Industry (overview)
  • Acquiring Images

 

Upon completion of this course, participants will:

  • Become knowledgeable about available technology and proper use of drones.
  • Learn the basics of aerial survey and mapping.
  • Learn the benefits of UAV application in marketing and advertising.

DRONE TECHNOLOGY

Lesson 1 (20 Minutes)

1. Introduction
2. Types
3. Overhead Imagery

Lesson 2 (20 Minutes)

1. Large Platform
2. Most Popular
3. First Person View
4. Considerations

Lesson 3 (20 Minutes)

1. Drone Act
2. FAA 333 Exemption
3. Minimum Requirements
4. FAA Recommendations

Lesson 4 (20 Minutes)

1. Agriculture
2. Utility
3. GIS
4.  Construction
5. Excavation
6. Pros and Cons

Lesson 5 (20 Minutes)

1. FCC Rules on Jamming
2. Airport and Port Security
3. Event Protection
4. Prisons
5. Infrastructure
6. Heat/Thermal/Infra-Red

Lesson 6 (20 Minutes)

1. New Technology
2. Real Estate
3. Architects
4. Construction
5. Surveying
6. Placement of Materials
7. Site Access

Lesson 7 (40 Minutes)

1. Locations
2. Still vs. Video
3. Hazards
4. Lighting
5. Shadows and Color
6. Buyers

Final Assessment: 10 Questions