In addition to being the world’s leading provider of thermal imaging solutions, FLIR offers one of the most comprehensive libraries of resources for commercial drone operators available. From two seasons of the FLIR DELTA series – “street truth” for drone operators on topics covering a wide range of commercial applications – to the many webinars and conference training sessions they offer, FLIR is a go-to resource for any drone operator who wants to expand their business and their value with thermal imaging.
Now, thermal expert Brett Kanda of FLIR and firefighting expert, Derrick Ward of the Los Angeles Fire Department, offer practical training based on their own experience on using drones for firefighting.
Webinar – January 22, 2019
How Thermal Imaging Drones Are Providing Firefighters with Life-Saving Information
1:00 – 2:00 pm EST
In this webinar, you will learn how thermal imaging is used by firefighters:
- Assess risk during and after structure fires
- Brush fires and the recent Los Angeles wildfires
- Reconnaissance and post fire overview
- Regulation and future needs
Derrick has worked for the Los Angeles City Fire Department for 30 years and is assigned at Fire Station 80 at LAX – Los Angeles International Airport. His expertise in the use of thermal drones to gather crucial data helps keep responders safe and can often mean the difference between life and death. Derrick is certified in Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting and has over 890 hours of UAS flight time.
Miriam McNabb is the Editor-in-Chief of DRONELIFE and CEO of JobForDrones, a professional drone services marketplace, and a fascinated observer of the emerging drone industry and the regulatory environment for drones. Miriam has a degree from the University of Chicago and over 20 years of experience in high tech sales and marketing for new technologies.
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