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KU Aerospace Short Courses

Global Leaders in Aerospace Training

Founded in 1977, the KU Aerospace Short Course Program has become the professional training choice of the global aerospace community. Developed to address the specific training needs of the North American aerospace industry, our program has evolved into one of the most respected non-credit professional development programs in the world. Our outstanding instructors—drawn from industry, academia and government experts—translate theory into practical application, so you can return to work and solve real-world problems immediately.

Uniquely Serving Industry Needs

Our courses are designed to provide state-of-the-art learning opportunities and technical skill enhancement. We have risen to the top of the industry because:

  • We respond to the educational needs of aerospace professionals, offering practical, one-of-a-kind courses.
  • We continuously upgrade our course portfolio by diligently following industry trends and needs.
  • We respect the culture, confidentiality and learning styles of individual customers and global client companies when traveling to their locations.
  • We provide a complete customer service package as an integral component of all training options.

Multiple Ways to Learn

Each year, Jayhawk Global offers groups of aerospace short courses in-person at select locations in the U.S. Registration for these courses is open to the public. Courses range from 1-5 days in length, and are offered in a traditional classroom setting. Participants learn face-to-face from industry experts, enhanced by group discussions and networking opportunities. Learn more about our in-person public courses.

Jayhawk Global offers a handful of online options of our in-person aerospace short courses every year, which are also open for public registration. Courses are held live, online 2-3 times a week over several weeks. This format provides attendees the opportunity to learn from our industry-expert instructors as well as network with, and learn from, industry peers from around the world. Further your training without worrying about time away from work or family and the costs of traveling. Learn more about our public online courses

Companies can realize substantial savings by bringing a KU aerospace short course directly to the workplace. In-house delivery is ideal for organizations that need to train 10 or more employees in a specific topic. More than 50 non-credit aerospace short courses are available for delivery in the United States and around the world. Learn more about on-site courses.

Free webinars presented by our industry expert instructors throughout the county on various topics. Learn more about free webinars.  

The Certificate of Specialization is for those who desire concentrated study in a specific area of interest. Learn more about Certificates of Specialization.

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Our Clients

We proudly collaborate with more than 60 industry leading clients who span the globe.
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“Brilliant. Highly recommended for all engineers in aerospace.”
— Satish Negandhi, Lead Integrator SDA ARP 4754, Bombardier Aerospace
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KU Department of Aerospace Engineering

One of the top universities in the world in aircraft and engine design education with students who have won numerous AIAA aircraft and engine design competitions, ranking at or near the very top and world-class and caring faculty dedicated to students' success.
Dr. Jan Roskam

Dr. Jan Roskam Faculty Opportunity Fund

The Aerospace Short Course Program at KU started with an idea and passion—the idea to train leaders in the aerospace profession and the passion to innovate and to educate. It all started with Dr. Jan Roskam. The Dr. Jan Roskam Faculty Opportunity Fund has been established to honor him.
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Aerospace professionals used the KU Aerospace Short Courses Program.

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