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APSCON 2019 | Educational Program

APSA is pleased to offer both Conference Courses and numerous Conference Class tracks.  The content of these sessions is taught by industry experts in their respective fields. 



Conference Courses (3-Day; Monday, July 15 - Wednesday, July 17; 8AM - 5PM)

Conference Course Summaries

Airborne Thermographer Certification Course

Aviation Safety Management Systems & Human Factors Course*

Aviation Safety Officer Course

Aviation Unit Manager Course**

Fixed-Wing Operations Course

Flight Instructor Refresher/Train-the-Trainer Course

Tactical Flight Officer (TFO) Course

Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Operations Course

Remote Pilot-In-Command Course ... NOTE:  15 Registered Attendees required by 07/05/19 to conduct this course.

IA Maintenance Renewal Course (Wednesday Only)

*  APSA will provide 20 complimentary scholarships to the SMS-Human Factors course, along with full conference registration, to unit safety officers, based on the following qualifications:  If the Unit Manager has completed the Unit Manager Course (UMC) and he/she registers and pays for the SMS-Human Factors Course, his/her Safety Officer may register with them.  The Safety Officers' tuition and conference registration will be subsidized by APSA.  (The applying safety officer must be an APSA member and the Unit Manager must have attended the UMC within the past 5 years.  This scholarship is only extended to one person per agency on a first-come, first-served basis.)

** APSA will provide 20 complimentary scholarships to the UM Course, along with full conference registration, to qualifying APSA members.  The applicant must be an APSA member, currently assigned as OIC or supervisor of a public safety aviation unit, not have previously attended the UM Course, and the offer is extended to only one person per agency per year.  This will be on a first-come, first-served basis.

Conference Classes (Thursday, July 18 - Saturday, July 20)

Conference General Sessions, Special Classes and Class Tracks will be held Thursday, Friday and Saturday.  Fourteen tracks of class topics including fixed-wing, UAS, helicopter tactics, patrol tactics, safety and SMS, and much more are available to conference attendees.  A detailed schedule is located below.

Conference Class Schedule 

TECH TALK Sessions Schedule


Survival Systems USA has advised that this course has been cancelled due to insufficient registration received by the deadline.


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