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Unmanned Safety Institute to Host 2nd Annual UAS Safety Standdown

The Unmanned Safety Institute (USI), the world-leader in remote pilot training and certification, will be hosting the 2nd annual UAS Safety Standdown in Denver, Colorado on Tuesday, May 1st, in conjunction with AUVSI Xponential. The topic of this year’s workshop will be “Organization Flight Operations, Maintenance & Safety Quality Management.”   The UAS Safety Standdown…

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Maysville Community and Technical College Selects USI’s Drone Curriculum and Certification Program

  The Unmanned Safety Institute (USI), the world-leader in remote pilot training and certification, announced today that Maysville Community and Technical College will be offering USI’s Small UAS Safety Certification to students attending the Kentucky community college. In addition to the Small UAS Safety Certification™, Maysville will be offering USI’s Commercial Remote Pilot Prep course,…

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Phoenix Air Unmanned Selects USI’s Small UAS Safety Certification

Unmanned Safety Institute (USI), the world-leader in remote pilot training and certification, announced today that Phoenix Air Unmanned has selected USI’s Small UAS Safety Certification™, as part of their initiative to offer highly professional unmanned training services at the Phoenix Air Unmanned Training & Evaluation Center (PAUTEC). “USI is pleased to offer our award-winning Small…

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Unmanned Safety Institute Appoints Michael Wilson, Aviation Executive, as Director of Operations

The Unmanned Safety Institute (USI) officially announced today that it has appointed Michael Wilson to serve as Director of Operations overseeing the company’s global operations. Wilson previously served as a Master Instructor at USI delivering education and training programs to enterprise clients and academia partners throughout the United States.   “USI is honored to have…

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Career Tech High School and Coastal Drone Academy Bring Unmanned Safety Institute’s Small UAS Safety Curriculum to Oregon

The Unmanned Safety Institute (USI), the world-leader in remote pilot training and certification, today announced that The Coastal Drone Academy of Oregon has recently implemented USI’s Small UAS Safety Curriculum. The Coastal Drone Academy, a program at Career Tech High School in Lincoln City Oregon, is a STEM extension program which teaches students to use…

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Why Should Your School Have a Drone Program?

Drones. You’ve definitely heard about them, you’ve probably seen them, and you’ve possibly even flown one yourself. And if you’ve been paying attention to the news over the last few of years, you know that unmanned aerial systems (UAS), more commonly referred to as drones, are really taking off. Although the technology has existed since…

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Drone STEM Education: Don’t Miss an Opportunity to Introduce the Next Generation of Flight

*Originally published on Unmanned Aerial Online We live in a world where technology is changing so quickly that career counseling, planning and educational choices must be based on forecasts of job availability. Technology is progressing in every industry, including aviation and unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), making it essential that we prepare our young people for…

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Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative Selects USI’s Small UAS Safety Certification Program

January 17, 2018 – Unmanned Safety Institute (USI), the world-leader in remote pilot training and certification, today announced a new partnership with the Kentucky Valley Education Cooperative (KVEC) to offer their Small UAS Safety Certification program to students residing in 22 school districts across the state.   “Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative is excited to partner with Unmanned Safety Institute…

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AUVSI Trusted Operator Program Takes Off

  Unmanned Safety Institute is proud to join the steering committee and brand ambassadors to develop UAS training protocols ARLINGTON, Va. – The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) today announced the appointment of leading industry stakeholders to serve on a steering committee and as brand ambassadors who will develop the Trusted Operator Program (TOP)…

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Unmanned Safety Institute Announces Four Courses Recommended for College Credit by American Council on Education

January 9, 2018 – Unmanned Safety Institute (USI), the world-leader in remote pilot training and certification, today announced that the American Council on Education’s College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT®) has evaluated and recommended college credit for four courses. ACE, the major coordinating body for all the nation’s higher education institutions, seeks to provide leadership…

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Unmanned Safety Institute Launches Elite Certification Program for Professional Remote Pilots

SkySkopes’ Team Become First to Earn Elite Recognition with USI’s Professional Remote Operator™ (PRO™) Certification   DENVER, CO; November 7, 2017- The Unmanned Safety Institute (USI), the world-leader in remote pilot training and certification to individuals, organizations, and enterprises around the world, announced today the launch of a new industry Professional Remote Operator™ (PRO™) certification.…

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