This training is available for first responders, the tourism and agriculture industry, and public works departments. The program includes situational exercises that combine risk assessments, challenge flying and analytical problem solving skills within specific mission objectives.
Course attendees will receive hands-on flight training in aerial observation, terrain mapping, flight maneuvers, crew resource management, accident scene reconstruction, search and rescue and night operations. In addition to flight training, students will receive a broad foundation in best practices for UAS operations, Federal Aviation Administration regulatory guidance for law enforcement agencies and first responders, as well as the use of software tools for extracting actionable information for UAS operations.
Instructed by National Drone Services.
Trainings will be offered throughout 2022. For more information and to schedule a training, contact Workforce Education at WorkforceEd@easternwv.edu or call 304-434-8000 ext. 9253.