Flying an UAV for Photography and Videography

COURSE OBJECTIVES | ASSUMED SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE | FUNDING INCENTIVES |
 

COURSE OUTLINE | MODE OF ASSESSMENT | CERTIFICATION | APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Course Objectives

This course aims to provide basic fundamental knowledge of multicopter and a practical multicopter flying experience in Singapore for aerial surveillance


Suitable for

Remote controlled vehicle hobbyists, aerial videographers and those who would like to use multicopter for applications such as aerial surveillance and 3D mapping.


Assumed Skills and Knowledge

No prior knowledge is required.


Funding Incentives

Nil


Course Outline

Session 1 (4 hours)

Introduction to Quadcopter
• Overview of Quadcopters
• Quadcopter Flight Dynamics
• Quadcopter Controls
• Quadcopter Propulsions

Knowing the Quadcopter
• Block diagram of the quadcopter system
• Components used on the quadcopter and its functions

Session 2 (4 hours)

Battery Management for Quadcopter
• Safe charging and storage of Lithium Polymer batteries

Remote Control Systems
• Radio-Controlled Systems and Telemetry
• Different types of transmitter mode

Session 3 (4 hours)

Preparation for quadcopter flight
• Briefing on flying requirements in Singapore
• Flying on flight simulator
• Pre-flight and post-flight checks

Session 4 (4 hours)

Flying a quadcopter
• Flying with instructor through buddy boxing
• Independent quadcopter flying using First Person View (FPV)
• Download recorded aerial footages for processing
• Question and Answer Session


Mode of Assessment

Nil


Certification

Certificate of Attendance


 

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at www.pace.sp.edu.sg

Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
a) For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
Blk T1A, Level 1
Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 7:30pm

Cheques
c) Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Please cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number on the back of the cheque. Mail the cheque to:

Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
500 Dover Road
Blk T1A, Level 1
Singapore 139651

Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.

3. Withdrawal and Deferment

Withdrawal and deferment notice must be made in writing to the Professional & Adult Continuing Education (PACE) Academy, Singapore Polytechnic via email accordingly:

Online Courses - [email protected]
All other Courses[email protected]

For withdrawal cases, the portion of course fee to be refunded is based on the date of notice as follows:

Classroom

  • 2 weeks before the commencement of the course - Full refund
  • Less than 2 weeks before commencement of the course - 70% refund
  • On or after date of commencement - No refund

E-Learning

  • There will be no refund or transfer of course once the account has been created.

The Singapore Polytechnic reserves the right to cancel or postpone any of the courses. Applicants will be duly notified and where applicable, the full fees will be refunded.

The Singapore Polytechnic also reserves the right to amend the fees charged or the period and duration of the courses.

The data provided to Singapore Polytechnic will be kept strictly confidential and will be used for the purpose of course administration. The data may be passed on to the relevant organisations that require the information related to the course.

IMPORTANT DATES

Date of course:
To be advise
 

Registration Period:
To be advise


* Registration may be closed once seats are filled up

 

 


COURSE DETAILS

 

Duration: 16 hours
 

Time/ Day: 9am to 6pm/ Thurs & Fri

 

Venue: Singapore Polytechnic


 
COURSE FEE

 $642 (inclusive of GST)

PAYMENT MODE

By E-Payment (VISA / Master credit/debit cards/ Internet Banking)

Please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed

By NETS

Please make the payment at:

Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
Blk T1A, Level 1
Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 8:00pm

HOW TO APPLY

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