Yamcs Training

Yamcs installation and development from basic to advanced level.

Do you want to install and develop a Mission Control Center to operate satellites, payload, rovers or drones? Space Applications Services offers a 2-day highly interactive, hands-on based and tailored online course to operators and developers keen to learn the basics and advanced functions of Yamcs, a Mission Control System adopted by relevant international organizations in the space sector.

Next implementation

  • To express interest on our next online Yamcs training session in February 2025 contact us via email here.
  • Reach out if you would like to schedule a Yamcs training dedicated to your team.

What you will be able to do:

You will be able to kick-start your application and use of Yamcs.

Course content

The course is composed of a number of lessons combining knowledge and hands-on exercises, covering topics such as:

  • Yamcs Introduction
  • Server & Studio Installation
  • Yamcs Web
  • Yamcs Studio Views
  • Yamcs Studio Displays Development
  • Server Configuration
  • Database Development
  • Yamcs API and Python Client
  • Interactive Q&A session


To successfully attend the course you will need:

  • access to Internet
  • a computer to perform the hands-on exercises, able to run a virtual machine (the virtual machine has been tested with Virtual Box 6 on Windows, macOS and Linux)
  • knowledge of scripting and programming language, databases are not required but are helpful to get the most out of Yamcs

This course includes:

  • Live online training with certified operators and flight systems experts
  • Hands-on exercise
  • Q&A sessions with the experts
  • Virtual Machine access
  • Virtual Machine setup support prior to the training (optional)
  • Downloadable resources
  • Booklet with hands-on instructions
  • Certificate of completion


2,000 Euro per seat