Aerial Mapping Technologies and Procedures
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Tuesday, May 24, 2022
8:30 am – 5:00 pm CDT (incl. a 60-min break)
Riley Lindsay P.L.S.
Overview of Aerial Mapping Technologies
Manned aircraft vs. unmanned aircraft systems (UAS)
UAS platforms: fixed wing and rotorcraft
Federal and state aerial mapping regulation
Photogrammetric Mapping Basics
Principles and technology
Two basic types of photogrammetry
Ground control datums and coordinate references systems
Applications for photogrammetry
Software for photogrammetry
Mapping Using UAS
Flight operations and considerations
UAS Data-Processing Software
Photogrammetry Demonstration/Case Study
Working with control points
FAA Commercial UAS Regulations
Remote pilot requirements
FAA Part 107 Remote Pilot License
Preparing for the test
Where to take the test
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7.0 PDHs (No credit in NJ)
7.0 HSW CE Hours
7.0 LA CES HSW PDHs
Continuing Education Credit Information
See each course listing for the type and amount of each continuing education credit available. Individual courses for land surveyors, engineers and architects are not subject to preapproval.
HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida (Provider No. 0004647), Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700) and North Carolina (S-0130). HalfMoon Education is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for New York land surveyors, engineers, architects and landscape architects via its registration with the Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System (Regulations of the Commissioner §68.14(i)(2), §69.6(i)(2) and §79-1.5(i) (2)). Only courses approved for LA CES HSW credit offer credit to New York engineers and architects. LA CES approval qualifies this course for landscape architects licensed in Florida and North Carolina. HalfMoon Education is not seeking approval for landscape architects in New Jersey. Other states do not preapprove continuing education providers or courses.
Completion certificates will be awarded to participants who complete these events, respond to prompts, and earn passing scores (80%) on the quizzes that follows the presentations (multiple attempts allowed).
Riley Lindsay P.L.S.
Riley Lindsay has over 17 years of experience with Surveying and GIS and has been a Part 107 Remote Pilot since 2017. He graduated from SLCC in 2011 with his degree in Survey/Geomatics and a G.I.S. Certificate. He is a licensed Land Surveyor in the State of Utah. He has been recognized as nationwide leader for his use of LiDAR and UAS technology in Surveying.