NEWS & MEDIA

  • 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 (USI) to provide high-level drone educational opportunities to the students of southeast Kentucky.  The UAS industry is expected to become a multi-billion-dollar industry […]

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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) for remote pilots and unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) training organizations. The TOP, which AUVSI launched in November, is a UAS […]

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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 and a unifying voice on key higher education issues and to influence public policy through advocacy, research, and program initiatives. […]

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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. The PRO™ certification program was designed to offer an industry-leading credential to elite remote pilots who would like to differentiate […]

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  • Nearpod Partners With Unmanned Safety Institute To Bring Interactive Drone Education To High School Students

    The Unmanned Safety Institute (USI), the leading provider of Career and Technical Education (CTE) curriculum and industry certifications to students interested in a career as professional remote pilots, and Nearpod, the company helping districts in their digital transformation, announced today a partnership to promote Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) learning across high schools throughout the world. The introductory program provides teachers and high schools with the opportunity to deliver USI’s award-winning education curriculum to students who […]

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  • Unmanned Safety Institute Expands Drone Program to Washington State

    Bremerton School District in Washington State Adopts USI Drone Curriculum The Unmanned Safety Institute, a subsidiary of ARGUS International, Inc. and the leading provider of educational curriculum and industry certifications to students interested in a career as professional remote pilots, announced Bremerton School District as the first Washington school district to adopt USI’s drone curriculum. “As Superintendent of the Bremerton School District, I am both thrilled and thankful that the students in our community will now have access to […]

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  • Unmanned Safety Institute Awards Flight Safety Certification to Over 700 Students

    USI Releases Academic Activity Report for 2016-2017 School Year The Unmanned Safety Institute, a subsidiary of ARGUS International, Inc. and the leading provider of educational curriculum and industry certifications to students interested in a career as professional remote pilots, is proud to announce over 700 students have successfully obtained the Small UAS Safety Certification during the 2016-2017 school year. According the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration there will be an estimated 400,000 to 2.3 million licensed remote pilots by […]

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  • Unmanned Safety Institute Launches Career Pathways Initiative

    New Program Provides Direct Job Placement Opportunities to USI Graduates The Unmanned Safety Institute, a subsidiary of ARGUS International, Inc. and the leading provider of educational curriculum and industry certifications to individuals interested in pursuing a career as a professional remote pilot, announced today the launch of the Career Pathways Initiative, an innovative new program that will provide direct job placement opportunities to individuals who hold a valid USI certification. The Career Pathways Initiative will offer opportunities for USI graduates […]

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