Big Bend Community College

Moses Lake, Washington

UAS Programs Offered

UAS Operations Certificate
UAS Remote Sensing Analyst Certificate
UAS Professional Remote Pilot Certificate

Big Bend Community College currently offers three Unmanned Aerial Systems Certificates as a part of their program.

UAS Operations Certificate
This certificate prepares students to be professional UAS pilots, support personnel, program managers, or system engineers across a broad range of UAS platforms and operations. The courses are taught by leading aerospace and geographic information systems (GIS) instructors that apply to UAS operations across the spectrum of UAS sizes/groups, making it an ideal certificate for those wishing to expand their career in the UAS industry.

UAS Remote Sensing Analyst Certificate
This pathway prepares students for professional UAS remote pilot operations, focusing on remote sensing data collection, analysis, and articulation. Including advanced knowledge and training in the use of both Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and mission planning software tools.

UAS Professional Remote Pilot Certificate
This certificate prepares students for professional UAS remote pilot operations and instructs students in overall UAS management. Mission planning software tools used in curriculum are cutting edge and currently deployed to support precision agriculture, search and rescue, construction, recreation, law enforcement, forestry, and many other areas.

Point of Contact

Daneen Berry-Guerin
daneenb@bigbend.edu
509.793.2053
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