Archive for unmanned safety institute

National Business Aviation Association Adds Unmanned Offering

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 22, 2017

The Unmanned Safety Institute (USI) says its online “Small UAS Ground School” has been approved for participation in the National Business Aviation Association’s Professional Development Program (PDP). According to USI, this is the only PDP-approved offering on the topic of [Read More]

Unmanned Safety Institute Links up with Airborne Law Enforcement Association

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 15, 2016

The Unmanned Safety Institute (USI), a provider of flight safety education and remote pilot training and certification, has partnered with the Airborne Law Enforcement Association (ALEA), a nonprofit that aims to advance the safe and effective use of aircraft by [Read More]

Unmanned Safety Institute Kicks off Online Training for Drone Hobbyists

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 05, 2016

The Unmanned Safety Institute (USI) has launched an online training course designed for drone hobbyists. The new course, dubbed SAFEGUARD, is a self-paced curriculum that is approximately one hour in length. USI says it covers essential safety topics, including understanding [Read More]

Unmanned Safety Institute Joins FAA Program; UAS Course Made Available

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 18, 2016

The Unmanned Safety Institute (USI), a subsidiary of ARGUS International Inc., has been accepted as a training provider to the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Safety Team (FAASTeam) Program. USI has also made available its Small UAS Safety Ground School course [Read More]

Aviation Services Company ARGUS Acquires Unmanned Safety Institute

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 26, 2016

Earlier this month, Cincinnati-based aviation services company ARGUS International Inc. (ARGUS) completed its acquisition of the Unmanned Safety Institute (USI) of Orlando, Fla. The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. At the beginning of March, ARGUS first announced its [Read More]

Unmanned Safety Institute to be Acquired by Aviation Services Company

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 02, 2016

ARGUS International Inc. (ARGUS) has announced its intentions to acquire Unmanned Safety Institute (USI), an Orlando, Fla.-based business that provides safety training, certification and management of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). Founded in 1995, ARGUS, headquartered in Cincinnati, provides aviation software [Read More]