International Training Course on Small Satellite Missions

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Dehardun
Basic Information
Date: 
29/10/2012 - 09/11/2012
Venue: 
Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS), Dehardun
Venue Country: 
India
Event Organisers: 

Centre for Space Science and Technology Education in the Asia and Pacific, affiliated to the United Nations (CSSTEAP).

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
Decision makers, senior space technologists, managers, researchers and professionals, academic institutions, space agencies and institutions responsible for regional capacity building in the use of space-based technology
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Tuition: 
300.00 USD
Tuition Remarks: 

Tuition includes course materials and local tours. Acommodation for the participants will be arranged in hostel at IIRS, Dehradun and hotel at Bengaluru. In addition, the participants will have to pay 1$ per day at Dehradun and 36$ per day at Bengaluru towards accommodation charges.

Fellowships for nationals of some countries are available.

The Training Course  on Small satellite Missions will be held from 29 October to 9 November 2012 at the Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS), Dehardun, followed by facility visits to the ISRO Satellite Centre (ISAC) at Bengaluru.

The objectives of the training are:

-To create awareness about small satellites, space technology, and its opportunities;

-To disseminate knowledge required for small satellites technology;

-To sensitize professionals in developing, launching and utilizing the benefits of small satellites and

-Exposure to infrastructure required for small satellite development.

The structure of the course is a balance between technical presentations and facility visits. It will be covered in two modules of two weeks. First week will be held at IIRS Dehradun and the second week will be held at ISRO centres in Bengaluru.