UAS First Responders (UASFR.S.STC)
- Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
- Department: Aviation Technology
The UAS First Responders Short-Term Technical certificate prepares students for entry level positions in the Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) industry by providing foundational knowledge, skills and proficiency in UAS theory, capabilities and scenario based objectives related to the first responder industry.The demand for Unmanned Aerial Systems is increasing at a phenomenal rate. A shift in military strategies and the demand for use in the private sector as well as other government agencies has fueled an industry which is estimated to explode to over $80 billion in the next decade. With local government agencies and First Responder personnel in need of new technological options for fast and safe mission execution. The Dayton region and its Educational Institutions are primed to take advantage of the opportunity as industry leaders.
Potential articulation agreement with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University to accept certificate courses in transfer.