Events and seminars

Events, Workshops & Seminars

Events, Seminars and Workshops for Businesses in the West Midlands.

The University holds a wide range of events and seminars designed to help businesses start, grow and learn new skills.  Ranging from fully funded introductory new business start-up courses,  comprehensive mentoring programmes, networking opportunities and specialised areas such as Building Information Modelling (BIM), we aim to support and help grow businesses of all sizes.

We look forward to meeting you soon.

January 2018

Drone Pilot Certification Course

RUSTA Approved: Remote Pilot Certification SUAS 

Date: Tuesday 9th - Thursday 11th January 2018 (3 days)

Location: Wolverhampton Business Solutions Centre, University of Wolverhampton Science park, Glaisher Drive, Wolverhampton, WV10 9RT

The University of Wolverhampton Business Solutions Centre is delighted to announce that through a partnering arrangement with the CAA approved Rheinmetall Unmanned Systems Training Academy (RUSTA) it is offering a course leading to Permission for Commercial Operations (PFCO) thus providing commercial drone pilots with the skills and qualification to operate safely and legally in UK airspace.

What is RUSTA’s Remote Pilot Certificate SUAS (RPCS)?
RUSTA’s Remote Pilot Certificate SUAS (RPCS) course is CAA approved and offers training and assessment to SUAS, UAV or drone operators that wish to obtain a PFCO from the CAA.
The RPCS course is designed to teach you the skills required to confidently fly within the safety standards and legal requirements set out by the CAA.

This course has been built from the ground up to give you all the tools you need for a successful future in the use of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) technology, and will be delivered by one of RUSTA’s trained academy staff, who have prior backgrounds and experience in this field whether military or commercial. The qualification that you receive at the completion of the course is a legal requirement in order to operate and offer these services commercially, so where better to obtain it then one of the leading CAA accreditors in the UK.

You will receive breakfast, lunch, tea and coffee throughout the days of the course.

Overview of Course Format:
• Online Learning Package
• Ground school course (2.5 days)
• Operations Manual guidance
• Flight Planning and Risk Assessment exercise
• Operations Manual assessment
• Operational Evaluation (Flight Test)

If you are interested in the use of UAV’s within your business then this is the course for you.

Sign up quick as spaces on each course are limited and will go quickly.

Course price is £995 (excluding VAT). 

Book your place here

 

 

 

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February 2018

Drone Pilot Certification Course

RUSTA Approved: Remote Pilot Certification SUAS 

Date: Monday 19th - Wednesday 21st February 2018 (3 days)

Location: Telford Innovation Campus, Shifnal Road, Telford TF2 9NN

The University of Wolverhampton Business Solutions Centre is delighted to announce that through a partnering arrangement with the CAA approved Rheinmetall Unmanned Systems Training Academy (RUSTA) it is offering a course leading to Permission for Commercial Operations (PFCO) thus providing commercial drone pilots with the skills and qualification to operate safely and legally in UK airspace.

What is RUSTA’s Remote Pilot Certificate SUAS (RPCS)?
RUSTA’s Remote Pilot Certificate SUAS (RPCS) course is CAA approved and offers training and assessment to SUAS, UAV or drone operators that wish to obtain a PFCO from the CAA.
The RPCS course is designed to teach you the skills required to confidently fly within the safety standards and legal requirements set out by the CAA.

This course has been built from the ground up to give you all the tools you need for a successful future in the use of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) technology, and will be delivered by one of RUSTA’s trained academy staff, who have prior backgrounds and experience in this field whether military or commercial. The qualification that you receive at the completion of the course is a legal requirement in order to operate and offer these services commercially, so where better to obtain it then one of the leading CAA accreditors in the UK.

You will receive breakfast, lunch, tea and coffee throughout the days of the course.

Overview of Course Format:
• Online Learning Package
• Ground school course (2.5 days)
• Operations Manual guidance
• Flight Planning and Risk Assessment exercise
• Operations Manual assessment
• Operational Evaluation (Flight Test)

If you are interested in the use of UAV’s within your business then this is the course for you.

Sign up quick as spaces on each course are limited and will go quickly.

Course price is £995 (excluding VAT). 

Book your place here

March 2018

EnTRESS Environmental Showcase: Waste Management Solutions - Right Waste Right Place

Date: Thursday 1st March - 07:45 - 12:00

Location: Technolgy Centre, University of Wolverhampton Science Park, Glaisher Drive, Wolverhampton WV10 9RU

Do you want to find value in your waste?

EnTRESS (Environmental Technologies & Resource Efficiency Support Services) provides business support on environmental technologies and resource efficiency to Black Country SMEs, helping the adoption of technologies and processes for the reuse, recycling and recovery of materials and resources.

With support from the Environment Agency (EA), this EnTRESS event will explore best practice and innovation within the waste management industry, as well as the impact of waste crime and duty of care. Bringing together the private, public and academic sectors this event will provide guidance to both businesses and waste management professionals, helping the Black Country to become a low carbon economy. 

To register and find out more about this FREE event click here

Find out more about EnTRESS by visiting their webpages or emailing: entress@wlv.ac.uk 

 

Drone Pilot Certification Course

RUSTA Approved: Remote Pilot Certification SUAS 

Date: Tuesday 6th - Thursday 8th March 2018 (3 days)

Location: Wolverhampton Business Solutions Centre, University of Wolverhampton Science park, Glaisher Drive, Wolverhampton, WV10 9RT

The University of Wolverhampton Business Solutions Centre is delighted to announce that through a partnering arrangement with the CAA approved Rheinmetall Unmanned Systems Training Academy (RUSTA) it is offering a course leading to Permission for Commercial Operations (PFCO) thus providing commercial drone pilots with the skills and qualification to operate safely and legally in UK airspace.

What is RUSTA’s Remote Pilot Certificate SUAS (RPCS)?
RUSTA’s Remote Pilot Certificate SUAS (RPCS) course is CAA approved and offers training and assessment to SUAS, UAV or drone operators that wish to obtain a PFCO from the CAA.
The RPCS course is designed to teach you the skills required to confidently fly within the safety standards and legal requirements set out by the CAA.

This course has been built from the ground up to give you all the tools you need for a successful future in the use of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) technology, and will be delivered by one of RUSTA’s trained academy staff, who have prior backgrounds and experience in this field whether military or commercial. The qualification that you receive at the completion of the course is a legal requirement in order to operate and offer these services commercially, so where better to obtain it then one of the leading CAA accreditors in the UK.

You will receive breakfast, lunch, tea and coffee throughout the days of the course.

Overview of Course Format:
• Online Learning Package
• Ground school course (2.5 days)
• Operations Manual guidance
• Flight Planning and Risk Assessment exercise
• Operations Manual assessment
• Operational Evaluation (Flight Test)

If you are interested in the use of UAV’s within your business then this is the course for you.

Sign up quick as spaces on each course are limited and will go quickly.

Course price is £995 (excluding VAT). 

Book your place here