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Instructor Certification Workshop: Foundations & Drone Robotics
2426 N. Discovery Place
Spokane Valley, WA 99216
Date: Thu. August 9, 2018
Time: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Robotics and Drone technology is rapidly penetrating markets that will impact our lives in new and exciting ways, while creating technical career pathways that do not yet exist. Learn how technology advancements have paving the way for the emergence and realization of self-driving automobiles, small unmanned aerial goods transportation, and autonomous surveillance within this generation. In this hands-on workshop you will learn about the science, engineering, sensors, code, physics and mathematics of what makes Robotics and Drones work.
Bring: Laptop or Surface Pro (no tablets please)
Cost: $250 - workshop is limited to 25 people
For more information and to sign up, contact Mike Marzetta at firstname.lastname@example.org or 509.252.5725.
INTRODUCTIONS & OVERVIEWS
CONTINUOUS LEARNING AND IMPROVEMENT
Design & Improve a Simple Machine
What is a Robot?
FORCE & MOTION
Calculate Gear Ratio Effects on Speed & Torque
PROGRAMMING FOR BASIC ROBOTICS
Arduino, Sensor and Actuator Parts & Purposes
Building a Breadboard & Arduino Programming
PROGRAMMING FOR AUTONOMOUS ROBOTICS
Understanding Basic Programming Control Structures
Autonomous Obstacle Avoidance & Line Following
INTRODUCTION TO DRONE ROBOTICS
What is a Drone?
The Future of Drones and Drone Technology & Careers
DRONE CODE & TECHNOLOGY
Drone Tech: Compass, Gyro, Accelerometer, Barometer,
GPS, Encoder & Object Detection
Outdoor UGV GPS Navigation
APPLIED SYSTEMS THINKING
What is a System?
Drone Systems Interrelationship Diagrams
PHYSICS OF FLIGHT
Airfoils, Flight Mechanics and Calculations
UNMANNED AERIAL VEHICLES
Multirotor Flight Dynamics, Autopilot & PID