Platform for starters in the geo sector

200 courses, 20 online supports, 60 moocs,

10 work to work trajectories,

30 trainees

MOOC: Introduction to UAV mapping

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Introduction to UAV mapping is a simple but in-depth course for new professionals and amateur drone pilots that want to enter the world of aerial mapping and surveying. It covers all major aspects of the procedure, from selecting the right UAV for your needs, to learning the basic aspects of aerial software, and then executing your flights according to the spatial products you need to obtain from the field. The course will provide you with all the basic knowledge you will need, so that after completion you will be able to plan your own projects and produce excellent maps, DEMs and 3d models, as well as demonstrate some serious skills that are a must in the UAV industry nowadays.

What will you learn?

  • How to select the right UAV for performing professional mapping projects within your budget and needs
  • UAV flight software specifications and functionality
  • Planning, deploying and measuring ground control points (GCPs)
  • Air mapping mission and image specifications
  • Air mapping theory: Altitude, image overlap, GSD, relative and absolute accuracy
  • Professional mapping flight performance from the start to the end
Introduction to UAV mapping