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Please log into the webinar 15 – 30 minutes before start time.

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8:30 – 9:00 am CST
Morning Session
9:00 – 11:45 am CST
11:45 am – 12:15 pm CST
Afternoon Session
12:15 – 4:30 pm CST


Presented by
Chuck Adams CEO

Quadcopter Basics

Engineering uses

Bridge Inspection
Bridge inspection per Minnesota Department of Transportation
experience in Civil Engineering magazine

Infrastructure Inspection Overview
Inspection of rooftop HVAC units, chimneys, gutters
Dam and water resources structures
Solar panels
Wind turbines, antennae and telecom towers, electric transmission wires
Inside commercial boilers
Offshore drill rigs

Civil Engineering and Surveying
Sewer inspection and water sample collection
Topographical image processing with AutoCAD
Volumes of excavation pits or soil/stone stockpiles
• Calculating cut and fill
3D modeling

Insurance Roof Damage Assessment

Thermal Imaging Below Ground

Construction Progress Monitoring
Rebar inspection example

Simple AutoCAD Plan Production from Drone Photographs

Drone Inspection – Lessons Learned

Federal Aviation Administration Part 107
Certifying unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) remote pilots
Flight restrictions and regulation

Flight Control Basics

In-Class Flight Demonstration

Photography Settings and Video Editing

Uploading and Website Video Embedding

Ethics and Privacy


 Webinar Instructions

Each webinar session earns continuing education credit and can be registered for individually. All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.

Certificates of completion can be downloaded in PDF form upon passing a short quiz. A link to the quiz will be sent to each qualifying attendee immediately after the webinar. The certificate can be downloaded from the Results page of the quiz upon scoring 80% or higher.

Webinars are presented via GoToWebinar, an easy-to-use application that can be run on most systems and tablets. Instructions and login information will be provided in an email sent close to the date of the webinar. It is highly recommended that you download, install and test the application before the webinar begins by clicking on the link in the email.

GoToWebinar App requirements:
Windows 7 – 10 or Mac OSX Mavericks (10.9) – macOS Catalina (10.15)

Web Browser:
The two most recent version of the following browsers:
Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Microsoft Edge
Internet Explorer v11 (or later) with Flash enabled

Internet connection: Minimum of 1Mbps       Hardware: 2GB RAM or more

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Professional Engineers
6.5 PDHs


Continuing Education Credit Information
This webinar is open to the public and offers 6.5 PDHs to professional engineers in all states except New York.

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). Other states do not preapprove continuing education courses or providers.

Completion certificates will be awarded to participants who complete this event online, respond to prompts, and earn a passing score (80%) on the quiz that follows the presentation (multiple attempts allowed).


Chuck Adams

CEO, 1UP Aerial Drone Services, headquartered in Golden, CO
Mr. Adams is CEO of 1UP Aerial Drone Services, which sells drones and sensors, and provides expert consultation and aerial services to a range of industries, including engineering, commercial real estate, land development, construction, insurance, forensic science and surveying. Mr. Adams is an FAA Part 107 certified pilot, and a tenured information technology and cloud industry veteran who has spent 25 years in the high-tech industry.