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2022 On-The-Road : Airborne Thermographer Certification Course : Tampa, FL

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December 5-7, 2022

Course Objective:

The Airborne Thermographer Certification Course is an in-depth study of airborne thermal imagery use in the areas of tactics, technology and theory. The course offers certification as an Airborne Thermographer to qualified students who attend all 24-hours of training, pass the written exam and demonstrate proficiency on the use of a static airborne thermal imagery system. The Airborne Thermographer Certification portion of the course is presented by Mr. Brian Spillane, Teledyne FLIR, who is a Certified Thermographer Instructor. The remainder of the course is presented by airborne thermal imagery experts, featuring Nick Minx of Tactical Flying, Inc, as the lead instructor. This course has been specifically designed for public safety aviation personnel for use in support of missions using airborne thermal imagery systems. The course is designed to benefit not only the TFO but the public safety pilot as well, as all of the instructors explain and demonstrate the theory, technology, tactics and legal issues involving the successful use of thermal imagery cameras and systems.

Intended Audience:

This course is intended for public safety pilots; tactical flight officers and crewmembers assigned to public safety aviation units and meets all requirements for Airborne Thermographer Certification.


2022 OTR : Airborne Thermographer Certification Course: Educational Agenda

Updated 10/26/2022

Attendee Registration:

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Active Individual Member: $395

Non-Member: $495

If you are not a member, but would like to join our association and receive the member rates, visit our Membership page. All attendees must be registered to participate.

Cancellation Policy 

APSA commits significant resources to providing quality educational courses. To deliver these courses most economically to our registrants, we commit to our providers well in advance and seek optimal student enrollment. Accordingly, we exercise the following cancellation policies:

  • No cancellations allowed within twenty-one (21) days prior to the start of the event.
  • Cancellations before 21 days prior to the start of the event are subject to a $50 administrative fee.

This course registration entitles only those registered to attend. APSA reserves the right to review each registration prior to approval.

Substitutions for registrants may be made at any time prior to course commencement by contacting the APSA office at 301-631-2406.


DoubleTree by Hilton | Tampa Airport Westshore 
34500 W Cypress Street
Tampa, FL 33607
Phone: 813-879-4800

  • Reservations : 800-514-3956 or Reserve Your Room Online
  • Group Discount Code : A12
  • Group Discount Rate  : $139/night (Standard Single/Double), plus 13.5% room tax per room per night
  • Parking:  Complimentary (per contract)
 Deadline to reserve room at discounted rate : November 20, 2022
 All Attendees and Sponsors are encouraged to stay at the host hotel. 

  • Airport: Tampa International Airport (TAM) is located 1 miles from the hotel
    • Hotel Courtesy Shuttle:  Complimentary


  • Hotel Parking:  Complimentary (per contract)

APSA COVID-19 Statement:

By registering for this event, you are acknowledging that an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. In consideration of the educational benefit to be derived from this training program, and as a condition of your registration, you agree to hold the Airborne Public Safety Association, Inc. (APSA), its officers, directors, employees, contractors and volunteers harmless against any and all claims or causes of action stemming directly or indirectly from the potential of contamination from the COVID-19 virus; and further you agree to abide by the rules, restrictions or limitations imposed by APSA, consistent with current national, state and local guidelines for personal protection against COVID-19 during the training program.

Thank You to our Airborne Thermographer Certification Course Sponsors!

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