The physical drones are only a small piece of a Drone Program. There are many other topics that need to be planned prior to kicking off a drone program and maintained once the drone program begins operating. This course is intended as an overview of these topics and a starting point for the creation of a successful drone program.
The RMUS D3P™ consists of these 5 courses (and the RMUS UAS Foundations Package):
1 - RMUS D3P™ Training
The course provides vital information for drone program creation and operations. A printable PDF workbook is included to help start implementing your drone program.
- Establishing Your Program
- Regulations (mainly USA)
- Program Documents
- UAV Fleet
- Common Equipment
2 - Understanding Risk Assessment
This course covers the foundations of risk assessment, and teaches how to use a risk assessment matrix to calculate a risk rating. The course includes a printable Risk Assessment Matrix
- Identify the potential consequences
- Estimating the severity of consequences
- Estimating the likelihoods of consequences
- Establishing risk rating
3 - Utilizing Safety Management Systems
This course cover the fundamentals of a Safety Management System.
- Safety Management System Overview
4 - How to Obtain a COA
5 - How to Write a Grant