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sUAS Level I Public Safety Thermography Certification

The ITC sUAS Level 1 Public Safety Thermography Certification training course is a 4-day course designed specifically to provide individuals in Public Safety Departments the theoretical and practical foundations necessary for effective Law Enforcement, Fire, HazMat, Search and Rescue, and Emergency Management sUAS thermal operations, corporation and public safety organization wanting focused training on sUAS aerial IR imagery, while also covering a variety of condition monitoring / predictive maintenance applications. This course is designed to introduce you to the world of aerial infrared thermography by describing the potential applications, type of equipment, different types of cameras, business opportunities, infrared science, marketing and report writing that is required to professionally enter this new and rapidly growing field. Attendees who complete all training course requirements and a thermography field assignment will receive a sUAS level 1 Infrared thermography certification that meets ASNT Standards for Certification.

Course Objectives

  • Two days of Infrared Theory to include Thermal Science, Heat Transfer, sUAS Infrared Science and successful infrared techniques, with applications specific to Fire, Law Enforcement, Emergency Management.
  • Two days of instruction on the development of your sUAS program and successful flight techniques instructed by a sUAS Law Enforcement Instructor with 23 years of service.
  • The overall objective being the successful application of the science mixed with actual fight instruction application.   


A registration fee of $1995 USD includes course instruction, course materials, and lunch each day. Please note that prices may vary for courses conducted outside the continental U.S.; please confirm your price with your local ITC course agent.

Certification / Accreditation

The learning objectives, contact hours, and written exam of ITC's Level II course are based on the requirements outlined by ANSI/ASNT CP-105 and CP-189 of the American Society for Non-Destructive Testing. As such, this course is suitable for use by your employer to certify you under ASNT's Recommended Practice No. SNT-TC-1A provided it is consistent with your employer's Written Practice.


Infrared Level 1 sUAS Certification courses are developed and taught by ITC's Level III Instructors, with FAA 107 Certificates and an extensive experience.   Our Instructors have Public Safety service and have applied knowledge of thermography from the air globally.  ITC's domestic and international training staff includes several Level III thermographers certified by ASNT and BINDT with over 100 years combined infrared thermography applications experience. The Level I sUAS infrared training courses are taught by certified instructors with FAA 107 Certification.

Software Training

Sufficient training on FLIR Tools is offered to complete the student field assignment at all course locations. FLIR Tools software will be instructed so the attendee will be able to produce a deliverable report on their findings.

Camera Training

Our instructor led training classes cover basic camera operation. We highly recommend you take one of our on-line web courses ( for your specific FLIR camera before coming to class.

Please note on-line training may not be available for some camera models. If an on-line course is not offered for your camera type, please refer to your user's manual.

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EMEA Courses
Start Date End Date Location City Country Price Register here
04/21/2020 04/24/2020 Newark, DE (University of Delaware) Newark United States 1995 USD View Details
07/14/2020 07/17/2020 Fulton, NY (Cayuga Community College) Fulton United States 1995 USD View Details