Our professional development short courses provide highly targeted learning to develop career-enhancing skills - delivered by experts in the fields of Aeronautics, Computational Engineering Sciences, Propulsion Engineering, and Structures, Assembly and Intelligent Automation. To view more details on any of our Aerospace short courses, please scroll down.
Aircraft Fatigue and Damage Tolerance
Designed and developed to meet the needs of design and maintenance engineers in designing, analysing and maintaining aircraft
Airframe Systems Design
This short course aims to expand your knowledge of airframe systems, their role, design and integration
Fundamentals of Aircraft System Identification
This course will provide you with a fundamental insight into analytical methods and flight test techniques used for the derivation of mathematical models of an aircraft.
Introduction to Applied Flight Control
Design and analysis of flight control systems for both manned and unmanned fixed wing aircraft
Autonomous and Cyber Physical Systems
Guidance and Navigation
A fundamental understanding and knowledge of conventional and modern guidance and navigation for autonomous systems
Basic and advanced estimation theories, multiple sensor fusion techniques, and their architectures, algorithms, and applications.
Computational Engineering Sciences
CFD: A Comprehensive Introduction
Introducing the six key stages of producing an accurate CFD (computational fluid dynamics) simulation
CFD for Aerospace Applications
This course gives an overview of external flow problems in aeronautical and aerospace applications
CFD for Environmental Flows
This course delivers a concise introduction to environmental flow problems in wide ranging areas.
CFD for Micro-Scale Flows
This course looks at the flow physics associated with micro-scale flows, and details the methods which can be employed to analyse them.
CFD for Rotating Wings
An introduction to CFD numerical methods for the challenges of flows associated with industrially relevant rotating wings
Leverage cloud platforms to create custom infrastructures and distributed cloud-enabled applications.
General Purpose GPU Programming
Explore parallel processing techniques now available on small scale computer systems, such as multi-core desktop computers and GPU devices
Introduction to Automotive Flows
Critical awareness of the range of internal and external flows in which CFD methods can be used, for the automotive industry.
Writing Fortran 2018 Today: Object-Oriented Parallel Programming
Software Engineering and Parallel Programming
Combined Cycle Gas Turbines
Get a sound understanding of combined cycle technology, in particular for power companies, users and manufacturers.
Fundamentals of Aircraft Engine Control
The course aims to give an introduction to aircraft engine control issues and systems
Gas Turbine Appreciation
A course focusing on the key characteristics of gas turbines in aero and power generation applications
Gas Turbine Combustion
This course provides detailed instruction in the theory, design and performance of combustion systems in aero and marine propulsion
Gas Turbine Component Technology
The key aspects of gas turbine component technologies and component design, characteristics and performance
Gas Turbine Performance
A one-week course covering the basic principles underpinning the design, operation and behaviour of gas turbines
Gas Turbine Performance and Component Technologies
The key aspects of gas turbine engine and component design and performance for both design point and off-design conditions
Gas Turbine Performance and Introduction to Propulsion Simulation Using NPSS
A one week course covering the basic principles of gas turbines with an introduction to NPSS
Gas Turbine Technology for Operations and Maintenance Engineers
Understanding the many aspects of stationary gas turbine engine performance appropriate to its operation and maintenance
Gas Turbine Transient Performance
Understanding the events taking place during the transient phase and the models employed to simulate gas turbine behaviour
Introduction to Fatigue and Fracture Analysis
Concepts and theories of fatigue and fracture analysis, undertake calculations to determine the life cycle of machines and components
Marine Propulsion System Integration
An overview of the propulsion system and address various integration aspects
Mechanical Integrity of Gas Turbines
This one-week course deals with matters of mechanical integrity and lifing of gas turbines for both aeronautical and industrial applications
Structures, Assembly & Intelligent Automation
Composite Material Structures
Knowledge and understanding of the mechanics of composite materials utilised in advanced engineering and design applications
Design, Durability and Integrity of Composite Aircraft Structures
Polymer composite aircraft structures, focussing on the important properties determining airworthiness and structural integrity.
Driver Psychology and Behaviour
Psychological principles and models applied to understanding driving behaviour