Carroll Community College Holds Free Commercial UAS Drone Pilot Information Session

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Trish McCarthy Carroll, Chief Communications Officer, Carroll Community College, Work: 410-386-8184
Press Release

Westminster, Md., August 8, 2019—Carroll Community College will hold a free Commercial Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Drone Pilot Information Session on Tuesday, August 27 at the Washington Road Campus, Room K132. Sessions will be offered from 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. or 6 p.m. – 7 p.m. and both will include a drone flight demonstration.

Attendees will learn about classes and pathways for existing and aspiring drone pilots, FAA Certification and USI Safety Certification™, as well as tuition assistance and payment plan options for the non-credit training program.

There is no cost for the information session, but registration is required. Register online at (search Course #: XXB-176) or call Continuing Education and Training at 410-386-8100.

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