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594 training opportunities for the UK and European space sectors, last updated 27 May 2024. Curated by Space Skills Alliance.

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    Digitalisation in Space Research

    MOOC (Online) by Technische Universität München (TUM) · Free · Current

    This course provides an overview of the most important digital applications in the field of aerospace research. The course instructors discuss how digitalisation is impacting and changing both satellite-based and manned spaceflight research. One unit is specifically devoted to exploring the use of artificial intelligence in the evaluation of satellite data.

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    GNSS Systems

    Short course (Online) by Space Economy Academy · €360 (~£307) · Current

    Course developed in collaboration with RHEA to provide you with fundamentals of GNSS principles and technologies, including an overview of the major augmentation systems.

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    Basic PNT Course

    Short course (Online) by Nova Space · $299 (~£235) · Current

    Welcome to the Nova Space Basic PNT Course. In this course, you will be serving as a project manager that has been tasked with developing a GPS augmentation space system to provide improved signal in the Northern polar region. While the main focus of the course centers around PNT services, you will work with your various team members to make decisions regarding orbit design, bus options, and satellite operations to ensure that the customer requirements are being met while learning how decisions in one area can affect other aspects of the project. With the knowledge received in this course, you will be able to effectively speak to and understand topics related to PNT, which is one of the largest space service sectors.

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    Introduction to GNSS and its Applications

    Short course (Guildford) by SSTL · POA · Current

    Provide an overview of the GNSS systems, usages and potential future trends. Outlining the exploitation of GNSS systems in LEO, MEO and GEO orbits.

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    Empowering IoT innovation with Galileo technology

    MOOC (Online) by Point.IoT · Free · Current

    Whether you are new to the game or an established IoT or Galileo entrepreneur, it’s time to take your idea to the next level. This tailor-made MOOC will guide you through the business and technical development of your IoT products and services. From business model design to positioning in our connected world, European industry experts share their knowledge and skills with you across 14 on-demand training sessions

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    GPS Operations: DGPS, GPS Signals and Processing

    Short course (Online) by NavtechGPS · $2899 (~£2277) · Current

    This 3-day course skips the fundamentals altogether and dives right into a discussion of differential GPS, which continues throughout the week, together with an in-depth look at GPS signal processing, navigation message content, code tracking and receivers and concludes with Kalman filtering basics. 

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    Applied Kalman Filtering with Emphasis on GPS Aided Systems

    Short course (Varies and USA) 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 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 Fundamentals and Enhancements

    Short course (Online) by NavtechGPS · $1499 (~£1178) · Current

    This two-day introductory level course offers an overview of how the global positioning system works. It covers GPS/GNSS fundamentals and principles and technologies, including signals, clocks and timing, orbits and constellations, and satellites and control segment function.

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    GPS/GNSS Operation for Engineers and Technical Professionals: Principles, Technology, Applications and Intro to DGPS Concepts

    Short course (Online) by NavtechGPS · $2899 (~£2277) · Current

    This is a technical foundation course. During this four-day course, you will gain a comprehensive understanding of GPS/GNSS system concepts, design and operation, including information on GPS signal processing by the receiver, techniques by which GPS obtains position, velocity and time, code tracking, antennas, receiver impairments and enhancements, nav algorithms, and an introduction to differential GPS (DGPS) and Kalman filtering, to bring you quickly up to speed on GNSS operation.

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    Your Business Powered by Space - Frontiers of GNSS Applications

    Seminar (Online) by GRACE (University of Nottingham) · Free · Past

    We are pleased to invite you our second seminar in the ' Your Business Powered by Space' series. On March 10th, we will hear from Matthew Alcock, Samuel Christelow and Lei Zhao about the GNSS techniques and its applications.

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    GPS and DGPS Operation for Engineers and Technical Professionals: Principles, Technology, Applications and DGPS concepts

    Short course (Online) by NavtechGPS · $2899 (~£2277) · Current

    This five-day course offers a comprehensive introduction to GPS and DGPS technology, system concepts, design, operation, implementation and applications, including detailed information on the GPS signal, receiver processing, and the techniques by which GPS obtains position, velocity and time.  This course builds on Course 346 by adding a full day of Differential GPS and two additional hours of Kalman filtering.

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    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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    High Precision GNSS using Post-Processing

    Short course (Newcastle) by University of Newcastle · £650 · Past

    Explore in detail the various GNSS error sources that inhibit precise coordinate determination and examine ways of mitigating these errors using additional data and methods available in post-processing mode

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    GPS Fundamentals, Enhancement and Intro to Differential GPS

    Short course (Online) by NavtechGPS · $1499 (~£1178) · Current

    This three-day course gives you a comprehensive introduction to GPS technology and an introduction to differential GPS (DGPS).

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    GNSS Survey and Data Processing

    Short course (Varies) by korec · £1650 · Current

    A course designed to provide those new to GNSS survey with a good all round introduction to the background theory, practice issues and the use of GNSS (GPS) technology for installing Control, general topographic surveying and setting out tasks. The course comprises a mix of field work and classroom sessions. FastStatic (post processed), RTK and VRS Now survey methodologies are all utilised within the course. Trimble Business Center provides the data processing environment.

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    ESA/JRC International Summer School on GNSS

    Short course (Portugal) by European Space Agency (ESA) · €1200-2500 (~£1022) · Current

    Enables young satellite-navigation researchers to get all the latest high-level information from renowned scientists and specialists

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    GPS/GNSS Awareness

    Workshop (Birmingham and Varies) by Coordinated Training Services · £280 · Current

    Hands on experience on using GNSS equipment and the processing of the data

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    Securing Positioning and Timing

    Short course (Edinburgh) by Royal Institute of Navigation (RIN) · £95 · Past

    Understanding satellite navigation threats and steps to toughen and augment your system

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    RIN Webinar Series

    MOOC (Online) by Royal Institute of Navigation (RIN) · Free · Current

    Playlists of RIN webinars on PNT and related topics.

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    Resilient PNT Training

    Seminar (Online and London) by Royal Institute of Navigation (RIN) · Free · Current

    This training seminar will cover an introduction to why positioning, navigation and timing systems are vulnerable, review recent events and impacts, including a real-world interference motivation review and examples.

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    Inertial Systems, Kalman Filtering and GPS/INS Intergration

    Short course (Online) by NavtechGPS · $3299 (~£2592) · Current

    This five-day course on GNSS-aided navigation teaches the integration of inertial sensors and GPS systems. It includes the fundamental concepts and practical implementations of the types of Kalman filters that optimally fuse GPS receiver measurements with strapdown inertial navigation solutions. The course includes the fundamentals of inertial navigation, inertial instrument technologies, technology surveys and trends, integration architectures, practical Kalman filter design techniques, case studies, and MATLAB demonstrations and more, see details

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    Satellite Communications and Navigation: Technologies, Markets and Applications

    Short course (Oxford) by University of Oxford · £1,650 · Current

    Complete introductory overview of satellite communications and navigation.

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    Position, Navigation and Timing (PNT) Masterclass

    Seminar (Truro) by Royal Institute of Navigation (RIN) and Truro and Penwith College · Free · Past

    The primary objective of the workshop will be to raise awareness and understanding of the performance and limitations of positioning and timing systems; and to provide information on steps to take to improve performance and resilience. In addition, the workshop will include a look at positioning and timing sources including new approaches such as low-earth-orbit (LEO) satellite constellations and other “sensors of opportunity” such as cameras and audio.

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    GNSS and Network RTK

    Course (Newcastle) by University of Newcastle · £965 · Past

    This course introduces you to the theory and practice of using Network RTK GNSS for centimetre-level positioning. Developed in association with Ordnance Survey.

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    Satellite 101 Webinar: Position, Navigation and Timing (PNT)

    Seminar (Portsmouth and Online) by Satellite Applications Catapult · Free · Past

    As part of the UKSA funded Space Enterprise Ecosystem Development Project, the Satellite Applications Catapult and Grey Consultants are collaborating with the South Coast Satellite Applications Centre of Excellence to provide a hybrid webinar on Position, Navigation and Timing (PNT). At the event, Andy Grey, Director of Grey Consultants, will introduce PNT followed by a presentation from a local PNT-enabled business, Sonardyne. The aim of this webinar is to provide an introduction to PNT, the role of satellite systems, and how these interact with uncrewed robotic platforms and their navigation systems. Our predominant focus in this session will be on the marine and maritime sectors. Marine and maritime robotics are transforming how we operate at sea and ensuring these systems, and those controlling them, have awareness of their surroundings is essential to successful operations.

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    GNSS Signal Structure and Processing

    Workshop (Nottingham) by GRACE (University of Nottingham) · Free · Past

    Provide a comprehensive review of all the key aspects of Galileo signal structure including signal modulation, coding, data and performance. This will provide participants with a good grounding in not only the fine details of the Galileo signal set but also the reasons behind the signal choices and implications for GNSS receivers.

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    GPS Operation for Engineers and Technical Professionals: Principles, Technology, Applications and Intro to DGPS Concepts

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

    This 3-day course begins with a discussion of differential GPS, which continues through the rest of the week together with an in-depth look at GPS signal processing, navigation message content, code tracking, receivers and concludes with a discussion on the basics of Kalman filtering.

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    Using Advanced GPS/GNSS Signals and Systems

    Short course (Online) by NavtechGPS · $2899 (~£2277) · Current

    This intensive 5-day course will enable attendees to achieve proficiency, not merely familiarity, with the essential aspects of using GPS/GNSS signals. It not only addresses current and future GPS signals, but also drills deeply into available details of signals from other satellite-based positioning and timing systems

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    GNSS Systems and Technology

    Short course (Nottingham) by Royal Institute of Navigation (RIN) · Free · Past

    A two day training course in GNSS from fundamentals to advanced topics. This training is ideal for newcomers to the technology or for people who would like to refresh/update their knowledge. Particularly suitable for professionals operating in the positioning and navigation sector, systems engineers, electronic engineers, software design engineers, surveyors and aerospace engineers.

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