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ONSITE TRAINING

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Onsite training services anywhere in the United States.

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ONLINE COURSES

Fully comprehensive online drone training courses for both newcomers to professionals.

PUBLIC SAFETY

Our robust Public Safety drone services have served agencies across the United States. 

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COMMAND VEHICLE

Tactical mobile training course. We can also supply a command vehicle or train on yours. 

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PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT

We work with you to develop a UAV Program for your company/agency.

Command Vehicle
UAV Training

We offer onsite command vehicle training for UAV operations. We can supply our own tactical vehicle or train on your own command vehicle. 

  • Our training missions incorporate the correct amount of Flight personnel and equipment to maximize results that yield a successful drone program.
  • The main goal is to train our participants on how to use drones in the safest manner possible that yield positive and repeatable results. This includes:
    • Dedicated Remote Pilot, and a dedicated camera operator.
    • Proper risk Mitigation to develop efficient flight plans.
    • Utilizing resources correctly such as visual observers
    • Proper work flow of operations including the camera operator inside the vehicle.
    • Efficient use of all Public Safety and Mission flight resources

Command Vehicle
Fully Equipped

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Our command vehicle has the following capabilities:

  • Ability to monitor 2 drones at the same time and 4 different sources overall
  • Internet access in the most remote rural locations. Our network router has 2 different network cards and switches to the strongest feed automatically and has antenna signal boosters.
  • We use Dronesense we have the ability to broadcast the drone feed anywhere that has an internet connection. We also offer training on Dronesense.
  • A portable weather station provides accurate real-time weather at the flying location.
  • Your agency will choose a scenario to practice real-life missions such as search and rescue, hazmat, event monitoring, active protests, and swat applications.
    • Participants are split into teams of 2 and each participant practices the role as remote pilot and camera operator.
    • Each Team of 2 will perform the following elements:
      • Risk Assessment and Mitigation planning.
      • Determine needed resources and assign and engage visual observers as needed.
      • Learn positive communication techniques essential for drone missions.
      • Use wireless radio communication headsets with a signal range up to 1000

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Steel City Drone Flight Academy
651 Holiday Drive Plaza 5 Suite 400, Pittsburgh, PA 15220 | Phone: (412) 426-51084

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