Feb 2019 Offering

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

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.

Max Attendance
35 (No Open Seats)
Chillicothe Fire Dept Training Room
700 Second St
Chillicothe, MO 64601
POST Approved
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
Open To The Public
None Set

Course Roster

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

Name Organization
Allen, Sara Missouri Emergency Response Commission
Alton, Jeffrey SEMA/Region B Coordinator
Andrew, Paul Putnam County EMD
Artz, Ericka Ferguson Fire Department
Beardslee, Tom Scott Co Emergency Mgt
Booth, Michael SEMA
Brusherd, Miles U.S. Coast Guard
Cook, Jon Kirksville Fire Dept
Everhart, Katrina Civil Air Patrol, USAF Auxiliary
Garrett, Michael Route 66 Drones
Gladney, Sherril Boone County Office of Emergency Management
Harter, Charles Retired
Henson, Jennifer City of Cape Girardeau
Hurley, Thomas Boone County
Jacks, Charles St. Charles City CERT
MAHONEY, DAMIAN Mid County FPD / Civil Air Patrol
McHenry, David CCMSI
Merrill, Mark Caldwell County Missouri
Miller, David Laclede County COAD
Myers, Robert Butler County EMA
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
Sensenich, Lonnie Carrollton Fire Department
Sloan, Corey NTA EMS Rescue
Stanek, Adam Lincoln County Emergency Management
Tietsort, Nicholas Audrain County EMA
Tubbergen-Maglio, Alex Boone County Fire Protection District
WALL, JOHN Greene County CERT
Watts, Joseph Raytown CERT
Watts, Paul Raytown CERT
WEST, BRUCE Civil Air Patrol
Wiley, Rhonda Atchison County