The IIAS Professional Certificate in Space Flight Operations introduced the student to system engineering of human spaceflight architecture, robotics, astrodynamics, contingency operations, and spacecraft egress and post-landing operations. Mission simulation and analog training is used together with theoretical instruction of orbital and post-landing operations.
The Professional Certificate in Space Flight Operations
The IIAS Professional Credential in Space Flight Operations is a 16-credit certification designed for the student or professional interested in a career in human space flight involving system engineering, human factors, space robotics, crew resource management, space flight simulation, and astrodynamics. Prospective applicants must have successfully competed the requirements for AST 101 (Fundamentals of Astronautics). Upon completion of the prescribed courses, the candidate should petition for graduation through the link below.
Requirements for the IIAS Space Flight Operations Certificate
|AST 101||Fundamentals of Astronautics||2|
|EDU 101||Citizen-Science Research Methods||2|
|OPS 101||System Engineering for Human Space Flight||3|
|OPS 102||Spacecraft Egress and Rescue Operations||3|
|OPS 103||Fundamentals of Space Robotics||3|
|OPS 104||Astrodynamics and Orbital Simulation||3|