Unmanned Aerial Systems Maintenance Technician

  • Credits: 30
  • Degree Type: Certificate
  • Campus: Thief River Falls

Program Learner Outcomes

  1. The student will identify primary systems and vehicles being utilized in the unmanned aerial systems industry and their correct vehicle/system classification and function.
  2. The student will apply the appropriate safety work habits and procedures.
  3. The student will demonstrate principles of troubleshooting for various UAS maintenance tasks.
  4. The student will demonstrate the proper use of hand tools appropriate to the UAS industry.
  5. The student will perform aircraft maintenance and repair using technical information provided by the various UAS manufacturers to assure an airworthy condition.
  6. The student will configure, install, and maintain UAS computer networking operating systems and hardware.
  7. The student will repair and maintain components of the ground control stations (GCS).
  8. The student will maintain and repair communication/data systems linking unmanned aerial vehicles to ground control stations (GCS).