(sUAS—small Unmanned Aircraft Systems) If you are ready to explore this exploding career field, now is the time! This 23-hour course is designed for anyone using or looking to use drones. We cover operation of various models, hands-on flight practice, uses and applications across industries, FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) regulations, operational risks, insurance, career opportunities and much more. If you are in, or thinking about, real estate, construction, highways, agriculture, insurance, public safety, photography, media, inspection, etc. or want to start a business, learn how your industry can be transformed in new, cost-effective ways. We discuss how Maine citizens are using these unmanned aircraft in their businesses and how you can employ drones in your business or start a new one. Prerequisites: Ability to read and write the English language to at least the eighth-grade level, and comfortable using a computer and internet browser.
NOTE: Class times include a working lunch. Please come prepared with a bagged lunch, snacks and drinks. Microwave and fridge are available for use.
Saturday, 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 9AM - 2PM for 3 sessions
Location: Windham Raymond Adult Education Learning Center
Call 892-1819 to register or for more information