Surveying with RTK Drone

Duration : 5 Days

This course is designed for professionals who wants to become drone surveyor or start own drone land surveying business.

Course will take you through advance surveying concepts with Drone, aerial surveying, GNSS/GPS, Photogrammetry fundamental concepts with hand on exercise on, flight planning, simulation, data downloading, image processing using different photogrammetric software's, exploring output like DEM, DTM, Point Could, Point could editing, removing noise, ortho-photo editing and much more.

This course also covers very important concept and end to end workflow of RTK/PPK drone surveying. Complete field and office procedure explained with practical. You will processing PPK data and apply correction and use corrected / Fix PPK solution data in image processing with photogrammetric software.

Topic Covered:

Module1: Orientation on Drone Surveying

  • Introduction to Drones, History of Drone/UAS/UAVs
  • Introduction to Drones, History of Drone/UAS/UAVs
  • Application of drone for Surveying & Mapping like Construction, Agricultural, Engineering Land Survey and Architecture uses
  • More on: Drone assembly, Safety, payload, battery life, Specs for good results
  • Regulations of DGCA and Drone license, registration in India
  • Flight planning with Drone Deploy, DJI App
  • Flight execution for data collection with GNSS module
  • Downloading and visualization of data
  • Processing data with Drone Deploy, Pix4D cloud
  • Analyzing Data, Contouring, DSM and Volumetric Measurement Calculation with Lowest Point and Best Fit Base Planes

Module 2: Surveying with RTK/PPK Drone

  • Fundamentals of GNSS RTK & PPK Surveying
  • Map accuracy: Relative vs. Absolute Accuracy Survey-Grade Accuracy, Factors that Improve Map Accuracy, Techniques of controlling errors
  • Employ GNSS RTK & PPK technologies in Drone Surveying
  • Consideration for hardware selections, payload, comparison of surveying drone and its accuracy
  • Consideration, planning strategies of GCP Check points in vertical and horizontal accuracies
  • Planning and estimation of drone surveying job
  • Use D-RTK 2 Mobile Station in Drone RTK Surveying and mapping
  • Explain what is NTRIP (Network Transport of RTCM via Internet Protocol)
  • NTRIP for configuring your GNSS base station and utilize own custom RTK network
  • End to End surveying workflow: RTK Flight & PPK Flight. Field and office procedures with practical exercise

Module 3: Image processing and Photogrammetry

  • Introduction to aerial Photogrammetry, Aerial Triangulation
  • Overview of leading post possessing software’s
  • Post-processing RTK flight data
  • Post processing PPK flight data
  • Analyzing Data, Contouring, DSM and Volumetric Measurement Calculation with Lowest Point and Best Fit Base Planes


  • Knowledge of computers, surveying concepts and instruments

Who Should Attends:

  • Experienced surveying and mapping professionals, agriculture experts

Training Mode

  • Classroom - Instructor Led


Post Training Support

  • Yes

Training Material

  • Exercise Manual


Start Date 
Batch Type 
24 Feb 20WeekDays11 to 6 PMKalyan, Mumbai Register
08 Sep 20WeekDays11:00 to 05:00 PMKalyan, Mumbai Register

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Contact us

5, 2 Floor, Ghamat Terrace, Opp. Rly Station, Dadar W., Mumbai

201, Sidhivinayak Sankul, Nr. Rly Station, Kalyan W. Mumbai

206, Kedar Empire, Near Dhashabhuja Ganpati, Karve Road, Pune

+91 9892 998 626