Drone Assessment and Response Tactics (AWR-407) (04-20-0407) - 004

You are not signed in. Enrollments for this event require you to sign in with a valid New York Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services account that has permission to request enrollment.
Brief Description
This course provides students with the knowledge and tools necessary to respond UAS activity.
Full Description
This course provides first responders and emergency managers with the knowledge and tools necessary to detect, identify, track, assess, respond and report UAS activity. Participants are         presented with information on the current UAS terrorist and criminal threat, technology, and analog and electronic detection techniques. Participants are guided through demonstrations and exercises on the varying UAS types, their capabilities, and simulated threats involving Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs).

Course Objectives:
-Recognize Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) uses and components.
-Recognize the threat posed by the criminal and terrorist use of commercially available Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) technology.
-Recall Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) regulations and the counter-UAS tactics associated with first responder operations.
-Discuss C-UAS Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTPs) used throughout the included case study.
-Recall audio and visual detection techniques utilized when detecting potentially hazardous Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) activity.
-Recall tracking techniques and assessment methodology utilized when encountering Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)  activity.
-Recall response and reporting options when encountering suspicious or unsafe Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) activity.

Target Audience:  
-Emergency Management
-Emergency Medical    Services
-Fire Service
-Law Enforcement

You must be a US Citizen to take this course. If you are not, please let us know by email for further instruction at OEM.TRAINING@DHSES.NY.GOV

All participants must have a FEMA Student Identification (FEMA SID) number. Students can search for their existing/create a new FEMA SID at: https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid/

There is no fee for the course. Food, lodging & transportation costs are the responsibility of the participant.

Participants who actively participate and attend all course contact hours will receive a Certificate of Attendance for the course.

Training Dates
07/20/2023 - 07/20/2023
Are you a United States citizen?
Do you require reasonable accommodations in order to attend this course (if you select yes then you will be contacted by our office before the first day of class to discuss further).
Registration Dates
03/22/2023 - 07/13/2023
Available Seats
8h 0m
None Specified
Training Location
42 - Rensselaer County
Hudson Valley Community College; Bulmer Telecommunications Center Auditorium
80 Vandenburgh Avenue
Troy, NY  12180
Reporting Instructions
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  
Dress is business casual.  
Signup Details
No Show Policy:
Failure to attend a class you have registered for can result in restriction on future course attendance and agency notification. It is the student's responsibility to notify us in a timely manner if you cannot attend.

Signup Details


Internet Explorer 11 is no longer supported

Acadis® will no longer support Internet Explorer 11. Users who choose to continue using Internet Explorer 11 will not have full Acadis® functionality, which may include broken features that will not be updated for this browser. For the best experience, please switch to a supported browser.

Supported browsers: