Fly enthusiast-caliber drones after completing required flight instruction, safety training, and practice time.
Take STEM to new heights! Activities include navigating obstacle courses, a search and rescue simulation, a team-based engineering challenge, and a detailed unit on programming drones using publicly available APIs. Prior experience with computer programming is not required.
Lesson topics include the physics of drone flight, the process of registering a drone and becoming a certified pilot, and the ethical and future considerations of drone technology.
The course is taught by FAA certified remote pilots.
|Session I||6/14/2021 - 6/25/2021||Chantilly||Morning|
|Session II||6/28/2021 - 7/9/2021||Ashburn||Morning|
|Session III||7/12/2021 - 7/23/2021||Chantilly||Afternoon|