SUAS-1300 Global Unmanned Aircraft Systems Risk Management

Quick Facts


Early Registration Discount

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Course is Part of this Program

Course Length
6 weeks

Course Dates & Locations

  • Begins April 25, 2018: Online
  • Your registration will be handled by a secure payment system. Credit card information will not be saved.



    This course discusses risk management as it relates to Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) and also covers international efforts at addressing that risk. Whether you are an amateur UAS enthusiast or looking to understand the risk associated with commercial UAS usage, this professional education course will help you take the next step toward safe and effective application and exciting innovation. 

    Who Should Attend

    Because Unmanned Aircraft Systems are rapidly transforming a wide range of industries and recreational activities, anyone interested in the use of UAS can benefit from this course.

    Course Objectives

    After completing this course, you should be able to demonstrate a comprehensive and broad-based understanding of UAS including:

    • Insurance to include liability and underwriting considerations
    • Global anti-drone efforts to include systems and techniques used by various countries for detection and mitigation
    • Risk Management
    • Maintenance
    • Contracts
    • Standard operating procedures
    • Operator identification
    • Future concerns

    Contact Us

    Office of Professional Education, Worldwide Campus

    600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd.
    Daytona Beach, FL 32114-3900


    About the Instructor

    Sarah Nilsson

    Dr. Sarah Nilsson

    Assistant Professor
    Prescott Campus
    College of Aviation 

    Dr. Nilsson is an FAA licensed Airline Transport Pilot in multi- and single-engine fixed-wing airplanes. Since 2000, she has been a gold seal flight instructor. She has also flown air cargo and private business jets.

    See Faculty Profile