Safety Awareness Training Press Release 06-29-15
GRADD Brings Professional-Grade Safety Awareness Training to the City of North Las Vegas
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(LAS VEGAS, NV) — June 29, 2015 – Global Robot And Drone Deployment Co. (GRADD) of Las Vegas announced today that it will be partnering with the City of North Las Vegas to launch its first sUAS Safety Awareness Training Workshop at the Craig Ranch Regional Park in North Las Vegas this July. GRADD’s education program kicks off with the sUAS (small unmanned aerial systems) Safety Awareness Training Workshop on the following 4 dates – July 11th, 12th, 18th, and 19th. The workshop is suitable for all members of the public with no prerequisites, and anyone who is exploring commercial applications of UAS. This 8-hour workshop will review the root causes for mistakes and violations of best practices which will help promote the highest safety standards for sUAS operations.
The sUAS Safety Awareness Training Workshop curriculum, developed by the renowned Unmanned Safety Institute (USI) in Florida, is endorsed by a leading aviation insurance company – Global Aerospace. The July debut in North Las Vegas through GRADD will be the first time this professional-grade training has been offered in Nevada. Workshop details and registration information are available at www.gradd.co.
“GRADD is very excited about its partnership with the City of North Las Vegas, and looks forward to working together to provide the region with the best safety training, education, and certification programs that are an absolute necessity for the safe integration of unmanned systems into the National Airspace System (NAS). It is our goal at GRADD to a develop a strong ecosystem in Nevada where operators of all types of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) can safely test, evaluate, operate and develop solutions for various commercial applications – such as filming, precision agriculture, structural inspections, firefighting, and law enforcement.” said Reza Karamooz, GRADD President & CEO.
Mayor John Lee of North Las Vegas announced “The City of North Las Vegas is delighted to host GRADD’s Professional-grade small UAS Safety Awareness Training Workshop, a first in Nevada. The growing UAS (drone) industry promises many high-paying jobs for our citizens. GRADD’s team of experts has worked diligently to bring the UAS industry to Southern Nevada. We look forward to expanding our partnership with GRADD to set up indoor and outdoor netted testing areas for UAS, right here in the City of North Las Vegas.”
About GRADD CO.
Global Robot And Drone Deployment (GRADD) is a Las Vegas based Nevada Corporation. GRADD is focusing its initial efforts in building an education system that supports safety and operations training for commercial UAS operations. GRADD is also creating a network of trusted partners for the purpose of providing UAS deployment services. GRADD is also concentrating efforts to build a UAS Tourism market in Nevada, by partnering with shows, conventions, and conferences coming to Las Vegas. Visitors will be able to extend their stay a day or two to attend various UAS training and certification programs offered by GRADD.
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