HalfMoon Education Inc. Knowledge Gets You There

Presenter: Mark D. Jones, P.E.

Recording Date:

Recording Location: Fairfax, VA

Type: CD/Manual Package

Product Code: 15846

Product Number: 19 VAUMAA4E 4 12 CDMN TC

State-Specific Continuing Education Info:

Description:

This audio recording is approximately 6.5 hours in length and is available for $289 (including shipping). Please refer to specific state licensing rules or certification requirements to determine if this learning method is eligible for continuing education credit.

How to Use

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Agenda:

Registration:                        8:00 - 8:30 am

Morning Session:                8:30 am - 12:15 pm

Lunch (On your own):         12:15 - 1:15 pm

Afternoon Session:             1:15 - 4:30 pm


Overview of Unmanned Aircraft Technologies

   Manned aircraft vs. unmanned aircraft systems (UAS)
   UAS platforms: fixed wing and rotorcraft
   UAS photogrammetry
   UAS LiDAR


Commercial UAS Applications

   Agriculture
   Architecture and construction
   Engineering
   Environmental monitoring and compliance
   Defense and public safety
   Marketing, media and public relations
   Infrastructure development and maintenance


Mapping Using UAS

   Software set-up
   Preflight planning
   Flight operations and considerations
   Post-processing


Structural Inspections Using UAS

Civil Engineering Applications for UAS

   Site inspection and site work
   Construction progress monitoring
   3D modeling


FAA Commercial UAS Regulations

   Commercial/recreational UAS
   Remote pilot requirements
   UAS requirements
   Airspace requirements
   Operating rules

Speakers:

Mark D. Jones, P.E.

Principal, Hartech Engineering & Consulting, LLC

Mr. Jones, P.E. is president of Hartech Engineering which was founded in 2007 as a multi-discipline civil engineering consulting firm providing infrastructure, development and municipal design services for the public and private sectors. Bringing over 30 years of engineering expertise along with specific state-of-the-art, computer-aided technology to achieve efficient, cost saving design solutions, he also provides hydrology and hydraulic studies and reports along with general civil engineering support for prime consultants to PennDOT or local municipality projects. Mr. Jones is a licensed pilot and studied Military Civil Engineering while serving in the USAF and continues his Masters education locally through Penn State. Additionally, he is also a registered professional engineer in the states of Pennsylvania, Maryland, Arizona and Georgia.