Feb 2019 Offering

This course has been completed.

Course
AWR345 - Unmanned Aircraft Systems in Disaster Management
Date & Times
Feb 28, 2019 from 8 AM - 5 PM
Description

Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) are an emerging technology poised to revolutionize disaster management. This eight-hour awareness level course is an introduction to UAS use in disaster management, from mitigation and preparedness to response and recovery, to help emergency managers, first responders, and others understand the basics of this important emerging field. It is intended to help participants gain a basic understanding of UAS; learn the general concepts to help an agency build a successful UAS program; understand the FAA regulations of UAS; identify when UAS would enhance a disaster mission; understand the basics of UAS types and sensors; learn the importance of involving the local community in all stages of UAS program development; and understand the critical need to ensure that privacy, civil rights, and civil liberties are thoroughly addressed, including with data collection, retention, management, security, oversight, and accountability.

Hours
8
Max Attendance
50 (8 Open Seats)
Region
H
Location
Calvary Baptist Church
206 Locust Street
Chillicothe, MO 64601
POST Approved
Yes
Target Audiences
Fire, Law Enforcement, Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), Government Administrative, Public Safety Communications (911), HAZMAT, Public Health, Public Works, Medical (Hospital), Volunteer Organizations, Information Technology, and Agriculture
Availability
Open To The Public
Prerequisites
None Set

Course Roster

Course registrants will be listed here along with their contributing role.

Name Organization
ALLEN, DERRICK Chillicothe Fire Department
Alton, Jeffrey SEMA/Region B Coordinator
Andrew, Paul Putnam County EMD
Artz, Ericka Ferguson Fire Department
Avery, Anthony Platte County Sheriff's Office
Barnett, Alan Grundy County CERT
Booth, Michael SEMA
Dempsey, Erik Carroll County Sheriff's Office
Dysart, Cody Chillicothe Police Department
Everhart, Katrina Civil Air Patrol, USAF Auxiliary
Farnsworth, Steve Kirksville Police
Harter, Charles Retired
Henson, Jennifer City of Cape Girardeau
Kaintz, Mark Jefferson County Homeland Security Emergency Response Team
Lenart, Andrew Jefferson City Police Department
MAHONEY, DAMIAN Mid County FPD / Civil Air Patrol
Maples, Jon Chillicothe Police Department
McHenry, David CCMSI
McMAHON, Steve CJCEMA CERT
Myers, Robert Butler County EMA
Nolan, Jonathon Chillicothe fire department
Olsen, Scott Boone County Fire District
Orr, Stephen Rock Community Fire Protection District
Palmer, James Evergy
Remillard, James Mo State Highway Patrol
Remmers, Andre NTA Ambulance Service
Richards, Christopher Gallatin Police
Roll, David Daviess County EMA
Sensenich, Lonnie Carrollton Fire Department
Sloan, Corey NTA EMS Rescue
Stallo, Jamie City of Brookfield
Strong, Clint FlightSafety International
Tappana, Paul Kansas City Southern Railway
Tietsort, Nicholas Audrain County EMA
WALL, JOHN Greene County CERT
Warzinik, Jason Boone County Fire Protection District
Watts, Joseph Raytown CERT
Watts, Paul Raytown CERT
WEST, BRUCE Civil Air Patrol
Wiley, Rhonda Atchison County
WILLIAMS, GARY CJCEMA - CERT
Wright, Darrell Chillicothe Fire Dept