Drone Technology

Course CodeBIT207
Fee CodeS2
Duration (approx)100 hours
QualificationStatement of Attainment

Learn about Drones

Drones are increasingly being used in horticulture, from monitoring stock plants in nurseries, or surveying landscapes for planning and spot spraying pests and diseases.

They are an increasing useful tool in the workplace, and this course can help you develop a better understanding of the machines, their components and broader capabilities.

Lesson Structure

There are 9 lessons in this course:

  1. Scope and Nature of Drone Technology
  2. Drone Features and Operation
  3. Benefits, Risks and Legalities
  4. Environmental Applications
  5. Exploratory and Discovery Applications
  6. Retail and Service Applications
  7. Agronomic and Horticulture Applications
  8. Construction and Industry Applications
  9. Telecommunication Applications

Each lesson culminates in an assignment which is submitted to the school, marked by the school's tutors and returned to you with any relevant suggestions, comments, and if necessary, extra reading.