Space training opportunities

594 training opportunities for the UK and European space sectors, last updated 23 February 2024. Curated by the Space Skills Alliance.

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Confident Spatial Analysis in QGIS

Short course (Cornwall, Liverpool, and London) by Geospatial Training Solutions · POA · Current

This intermediate two part course will develop your skills of using spatial data, including collating data from a variety of sources including XY coordinate data and address or postcode based data. We will also cover using spatial overlays, point-in-polygon analysis and spatial joins.

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  • Remote sensing

Applied Kalman Filtering with Emphasis on GPS Aided Systems

Short course (USA and Varies) by NavtechGPS · POA · Current

This is a highly intensive 4-day short course on Kalman filtering theory and Kalman filtering applications. Included is a discussion of linear, extended, unscented, and square root Kalman filters and their practical applications to real-time strapdown navigation and target tracking. Exposure to Information filters, 2nd and 3rd order extended Kalman filters, particle filters, integrity monitoring, and methods of smoothing is included. Emphasis is on practical applications, but sufficient supporting theory is provided for further research. Designed for engineers who need a working knowledge of Kalman filtering or who work in the fields of navigation or target tracking.

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  • GPS/GNSS

GPS/GNSS Awareness

Workshop (Varies) by Survey Training · POA · Current

The course is designed for professionals and any others who need to be able to understand how GPS/GNSS systems work and how they can be used in the Surveying, Construction, Utility and GIS Industries. Little or no previous experience is required, but some basic understanding of the need to position points for data collection.

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  • GPS/GNSS

Stardust-R Training School

Workshop (Online and Varies) by University of Rome Tor Vergata, University Alexandru Ioan Cuza of Iasi, Politecnico di Milano, and University of Strathclyde · Price unknown · Current

TS-III will provide a comprehensive training on the tools developed to keep the space environment stable and resilient.

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  • Spacecraft operations
  • Space systems

PACE for Space

Short course (Varies) by International Space Propulsion (ISP) · POA · Current

A comprehensive course featuring discussion, practical demonstrations and industrial perspectives, the course should appeal to trainees, graduates, technical professionals, managers, administrators, delegates from insurance companies, end-users and mission operatives, or other interested parties, providing a background of European propulsion heritage, as well as a broad overview of applicable protocols that should be applied at various levels of the discipline, in order to ensure European industry maintains high levels of performance, reliability and quality of product.

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  • Launch

One-to-One and Bespoke Training Courses

Workshop (Penryn) by Clear Mapping Co · POA · Current

When working with Clear Mapping Co, we support you throughout the whole process, from considering your course content, to delivering your programme. We will work with you to customise a training programme to enable you to get the most out of their particular Geographic Information System.

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  • Remote sensing

Introduction to QGIS: Understanding and Presenting Spatial Data

Short course (Cornwall, Liverpool, and London) by Geospatial Training Solutions · POA · Current

In this two part introductory course we will give you an overview on how GIS works, and what we can and can’t do with spatial data. We assume no prior knowledge of GIS and will explain how to get data into the GIS as well as how to produce maps using your own data.

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  • Remote sensing

Signal Processing, Statistics and Analysis

Short course (Shrivenham) by Defence Academy of the United Kingdom (DAMOD) · Price unknown · Current

This short course is a module from the Military Electronic Systems Engineering MSc (MESE) it is also shared by Guided Weapons System (GWS) MSc course. It is delivered by Cranfield University on behalf of the Defence College for Military Capability Integration, Defence Academy. This course provides the analytical tools required to describe the signals found in communications and sensor systems and also the techniques employed in such receivers. This course is a foundation module for anyone who is intent on studying communications, radar and electro-optics systems at masters level.

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  • Defence

Guided Weapons - MAA-GW

Short course (Shrivenham) by Defence Academy of the United Kingdom (DAMOD) · POA · Current

This course will introduce you to the ‘missile’ and the system; constituent parts of the missile and how they integrate into the complete system; the threat and how it can be countered.

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  • Defence

Space Mission Operations

Short course (Online) by TSTI · POA · Current

This space systems operation course provides the participant with the processes, tools, and data to operate space systems better and more cost effectively. It puts the participant in the position of a mission operations manager who is responsible for the early planning of mission operations, designing the mission operations system, and conducting daily operations.

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  • Spacecraft operations

Small Satellite Market and Technology Trends

Seminar (Guildford) by SSTL · POA · Current

Provide an overview of the current small satellite market and potential future trends. Highlight important considerations when building a business case with focus on EO applications. Share SSTL’s experience as a pioneer of smallsat revolution and our view of the state of the art in that area.

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  • Business

Guided Weapons - Structures, Aeroelasticity and Power Supplies - GWS-SAPS

Short course (Shrivenham) by Defence Academy of the United Kingdom (DAMOD) · POA · Current

This course will cover aspects of guided weapon (GW) design especially involving the key disciplines of structures, vibrations and aeroelasticity and power supplies.

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  • Defence

Advanced GIS Training Methods: IUC and K-means Clustering

Short course (Cornwall, Liverpool, and London) by Geospatial Training Solutions · POA · Current

In these two morning sessions, we will discuss the Internet User Classification and Retail Centre Typology datasets from the CDRC and the methods used to create them. K-means clustering is used to create many different data sets, including the geodemographic classification, OAC. We will discuss the IUC and RCT datasets, how and why they were created, and what they can be used for. We will also discuss and show you how to use the K-means clustering method to create your own classification, using IUC as an example.

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  • Remote sensing

Understanding and using Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) data

Workshop (Online) by Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC) · Price unknown · Past

Brief history, fundamentals of EM waves, polarisation, combination of waves. How microwaves interact with surface features, surface roughness, moisture content, vegetation. How radar builds an image, data properties, unique challenges of radar, geometric distortions How to find and process data (practical session)

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  • Remote sensing

Applied GNSS and Geodesy

Course (Glasgow) by University of Glasgow · POA · Current

This course introduces Applied Geodesy and Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS), with a focus on positioning - including hands-on practical experience of collecting and processing data. It also details co-ordinate reference systems and gives an overview of other satellite geodesy techniques.

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  • GPS/GNSS

Guided Weapons - Propulsion and Aerodynamics Theory - GWS-PAT

Short course (Shrivenham) by Defence Academy of the United Kingdom (DAMOD) · POA · Current

The objective of the course is to cover the fundamental theory of the subjects of both aerodynamics and propulsion, in order that it may be understood and later applied to real GW system designs.

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  • Defence

Space System Verification & Validation

Short course (Online) by TSTI · POA · Current

This three to four day virtual training course provides participants with the processes, industry standards, information, and tools necessary to implement (or evaluate) a credible verification and validation program. Emphasis is on practice over theory using a fully functional (hardware and software) benchtop satellite as the EyasSat system.

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  • Assembly, integration & testing

Satellite Operations training

Short course (Newcastle and Varies) by e2e · POA · Current

Tailored, leading-edge computer based satellite operations training for new systems and toolsets

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  • Spacecraft operations

NEODASS

Resource (Online and Plymouth) by NEODAAS · POA · Current

NEODAAS staff are able to offer advice on a wide range of topics related to Earth Observation and AI, from choosing the best sensors and algorithms for your area of interest and assistance interpreting data to practical advice on data processing, including optimising algorithms to run on large datasets. We do this through one-to-one training and by organising our own training courses and contributing sessions to other programs. Additionally, NEODAAS staff often participate in outreach activities to help train the next generation of EO scientists. Please contact us if you are interested in NEODAAS training or outreach.

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  • Remote sensing

Explosives Safety

Short course (Varies) by International Association for the Advancement of Space Safety (IAASS) · POA · Current

The Explosives Safety Course is an overview of hazards inherent to explosives operations, associated safety precautions, and methods to analyze, test, and obtain approval for explosives activities.

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  • Safety and sustainability

Model-Based Systems Engineering Course with Workshop (MBSE-04)

Short course (Online) by TSTI · POA · Current

The 5-day virtual course provides a broad overview of the processes, practices, tools and techniques that comprise the emerging discipline of model-based systems engineering (MBSE) with emphasis on practical application.

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  • Space systems

Scaled Agile Framework for Architects

Short course (Online) by TSTI · POA · Current

During this three-day virtual course, attendees will explore the roles, responsibilities, and mindset of Agile Architects, and appreciate how to align architecture with business value and drive continuous flow to large systems-of-systems while supporting SAFe program execution.

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  • Software engineering

EO Imager Design

Short course (Guildford) by SSTL · POA · Current

The course gives the core fundamental knowledge to be able to understand the design of Earth Observation instruments and the processing of their data. It talks about optical, mechanical and electronic aspects of the EO imager design.

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  • Sensors & instruments

Hurricane Tracking with Satellite Data

MOOC (Online) by University of Strathclyde and FutureLearn · Price unknown · Current

On this course, you’ll explore the key concepts of data science required to process, analyse, and interpret large datasets. You’ll use tutorials and case studies to understand the possibilities within these datasets, and learn how to interpret satellite data beyond the course.

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  • Atmosphere & climate
  • Remote sensing

Commercial Human Spaceflight Safety

Short course (Varies) by International Association for the Advancement of Space Safety (IAASS) · POA · Current

The course is designed to provide the participant with an understanding of established safety practices and processes that could be used for design, manufacturing and operations of commercial human sub-orbital and orbital vehicles.

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  • Safety & regulation
  • Human spaceflight

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