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Chicago Helicopter Safety Workshop for GA, CFI & Student Pilots
Helicopter Safety Seminar and Career Q&A for GA, CFI & Student Pilots
Date and Time:
Saturday, August 25, 2012, starting at 09:00 Download Calendar File
HAI, FAAST & Industry Experts
Brief Description:
FREE helicopter safety workshop exclusively for general aviation pilots, flight instructors, and pilots looking to break into the industry. Sponsored by the Helicopter Association International (HAI), the FAASafety Team and Midwest Helicopter Association, attendees will be exposed to a number of important safety related briefings including local issues affecting helicopter pilots, accident trends, personal risk assessment, and much more. Also, discussions will include professional helicopter career opportunities! Don't miss it.
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Location of Seminar:
Hilton Garden Inn at O'Hare
2930 South River Road

Des Plaines, IL 60018
Directions to Venue:
Room number will be posted at the lobby of the Hilton Garden Inn. 
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Fly-in Seminar?:
100 seats at the facility, 88 remaining for online registration.
Registration Information:
Seminar has passed.
Sponsoring Division:
The FAA Safety Team
Contact Information:
Jose Orozco
Phone: (703) 683-4646 ext. 8463
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):
Join Helicopter Association International (HAI), the FAASafety Team, the Midwest Helicopter Association and a cast of local rotorcraft experts in a day filled with informative topics for all helicopter pilots in the Great Lakes region. 

If you're a pilot looking to make a career out of flying, the workshop will end with an open panel discussion with local hiring managers discussing what it takes to make it in the industry, and what skills and experience employers are looking for when hiring pilots.  

Topics will cover local issues affecting helicopter pilots, accident trends, personal risk assessment, HAI safety initiatives, and much more. Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to learn, share with your peers and ask questions. What you learn can save your life, and advance your career. 

Doors and registration open at 9:00am, the Workshop starts at 9:00am and will run until 4:00pm. Pre-registration is not required but recommended. HAI will provide coffee in the morning, and a deli-style lunch in the afternoon for all attendees. Numerous handouts and safety materials will be available.  

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Equal Access Information:
The FAA Safety Team (FAASTeam) is committed to providing equal access to this meeting/event for all participants. If you need alternative formats or services because of a disability, please communicate your request as soon as possible with the person in the “Contact Information” area of the meeting/event notice. Note that two weeks is usually required to arrange services.
Credit Applicability:
2 Credits for Master Knowledge Topic 2
FAASTeam Project Information:
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