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KU Aerospace Short Course Program

Founded in 1977, the KU Aerospace Short Course Program is the professional training choice of the global aerospace community. Developed to address the specific training needs of an aerospace engineer, our industry-expert instructors translate theory into practical application, so you can return to work and solve real-world problems immediately. Aerospace short courses are offered online, at scheduled locations throughout the United States and they can be brought on-site, to your workplace.

Continue to the KU Aerospace Short Course Program homepage for complete program information, including course descriptions, learning opportunities, and the short course public schedule.


Call 785-864-5823 or (Toll-Free) 877-404-5823 or email ProfessionalPrograms@ku.edu

Current Course Listings - Aerospace

   Advanced Avionics *New Course*
   Advanced Flight Tests
   Aerodynamic Design Improvements: High-Lift and Cruise
   Aerodynamic Design of Transport Aircraft
   Aerospace Applications of Systems Engineering
   Aircraft Icing: Meteorology, Protective Systems, Instrumentation and Certification
   Aircraft Lightning: Requirements, Component Testing, Aircraft Testing and Certification
   Aircraft Structural Loads: Requirements, Analysis, Testing and Certification
   Aircraft Structures Design and Analysis
   Airplane Flight Dynamics
   Airplane Preliminary Design
   Airplane Sizing (live online course)
   Application of Human Factors Engineering to the Life Cycle Management of Aeronautical Products and Systems *New Course*
   Cabin Electronics: Management, Entertainment and Connectivity Systems
   Cabin Safety and Crashworthiness of Aircraft Cabin Interiors
   Civil and Military Certification of Propulsion Systems To Support Aircraft and Helicopter Operations
   Commercial Aircraft Safety Assessment and 1309 Design Analysis
   Complex Electronic Hardware Development and DO-254
   Conceptual Design of Unmanned Aircraft Systems
   Dynamics for Aerospace Structures
   Electrical Wiring Interconnection System (EWIS) Safety Assessment - 25.1709
   Electrical Wiring Interconnection System (EWIS) and FAA Requirements
   Electromagnetic Effects Aircraft Level Testing and FAA Requirements
   FAA Certification Procedures & Airworthiness Requirements as Applied to Military Procurement of Commercial Derivative Aircraft/Systems
   FAA Functions and Requirements Leading to Airworthiness Approval
   Flight Control and Hydraulic Systems
   Flight Test Principles and Practices
   Flight Testing Unmanned Aircraft Systems - Unique Challenges
   Fundamental Avionics
   Fundamentals of Project Management for Aerospace Professionals
   Instructions for Continued Airworthiness Using Enhanced Zonal Analysis Procedure (EZAP) *New Course*
   Integrated Modular Avionics (IMA) and DO-297
   Introduction to 25.981 - Fuel Tank Safety and Ignition Prevention
   Introduction to Electromagnetic Effects (EME)
   Introduction to Helicopter Performance, Stability and Control *Course Canceled*
   Introduction to High Intensity Radiated Fields (HIRF)
   MIL-STD Qualification: Purpose, Testing and Design Considerations
   Operational Aircraft Performance and Flight Test Practices
   Principles of Aeroelasticity
   Principles of Aerospace Engineering
   Process-Based Management in Aerospace: Defining, Improving and Sustaining Processes
   Propulsion Systems for UAVs and General Aviation Aircraft
   RTCA DO-160 Qualification: Purpose, Testing and Design Considerations
   RTCA DO-160 Qualification: Purpose, Testing and Design Considerations (live online course)
   Rotorcraft Vibration: Analysis and Practical Reduction Methods
   Software Safety, Certification and DO-178C
   Stress Analysis For Aerospace Structures
   Structural Composites
   Unmanned Aircraft System Software Airworthiness

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