2021 Virtual Course

The Comprehensive Short Course in Rotary Wing Technology set for August 9–13 will be held as a virtual conference as part of Penn State’s efforts to maintain public health and safety in the face of the coronavirus outbreak.

Registration information for the 2021 course is coming soon. Information from 2020 is shown below.


The fee covers all instruction and short course materials.

  • Individual Registration: $1,900
  • Group Registration: $1,700 per person (available to teams of 5 or more attendees from the same organization within the public or private sector.)

If you have any questions, please contact Dana Wilcox or Carolyn Fry at PSUconferences@psu.edu.


Penn State Conferences and Institutes will confirm your registration. You will be alerted promptly of any cancellations or changes. If some unforeseen event forces Penn State to cancel or postpone the program, you will receive a full refund of your registration fee; however, the University cannot be held responsible for any related costs, including cancellation fees assessed by airlines or travel agencies.


Cancellation requests must be received in writing by Friday, July 31, 2020. Send your request by email to PSUconferences@psu.edu or by fax to 814-863-5190. A $50 administrative fee will be charged for each withdrawal.


Anyone who is registered but cannot attend may identify a substitute. A full refund will be issued after the substitution registration has been completed. A registration form and full payment by the substitute are required. Substitutes are eligible to register at the same fee.


Penn State encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing special accommodations or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact the conference planner at 814-863-5100 at least two weeks prior to the conference.