SOURCE: Era Training Center LLC

Era Training Center LLC

July 09, 2012 12:43 ET

Era Training Center Announces Randy Rowles as Instructor at the Airborne Law Enforcement Association Annual Conference

LAKE CHARLES, LA--(Marketwire - Jul 9, 2012) - Era Training Center's very own Randy Rowles will be instructing at the Airborne Law Enforcement Association's (ALEA) 42nd Annual Conference & Exposition that will take place July 11-14, 2012 in Reno, Nevada. Mr. Rowles will cover the following topics: NVGs - "A Change in Tactics and CRM," and a CFI Workshop - "Instructor Intervention; When and How." "These courses are provided as a train-the-trainer opportunity. Instructional accidents continue to be a leading cause of helicopter accidents industry-wide. Courses that target the recurring causal factors found in helicopter training mishaps are key to accident reduction," states Randy Rowles. For more information or to sign-up, please visit or

About Randy Rowles
Mr. Rowles, VP/General Manager, brings a wealth of experience to Era Training Center, most recently employed with Night Flight Concepts as VP of Business Development and NVG Training Programs. Through his previous employment at Bell Helicopter, he held the position of Senior Flight Instructor Specialist, conducting VFR, IFR and NVG training in Bell Helicopter commercial aircraft, and was the author of the Bell Helicopter P3 program. He has extensive experience in EMS, Corporate, Utility and Flight Training, having accumulated more than 12,500 hours. He was designated as the first Master Certified Flight Instructor (MCFI) for Helicopters in 2010 and was the first MCFI in the State of Texas. Contact email address for Randy Rowles is

About Era Training Center
Era Training Center (ETC), a joint venture between Era Helicopters, LLC and Frasca International, provides sophisticated, multidisciplinary helicopter flight training through innovative programs, state-of-the-art Flight Simulator Training Devices (FSTDs) and real-aircraft flight time. ETC holds a CFR Part 142 Certificate, designating it as an FAA-approved training center, and also is certified by ANAC, the aviation authority of Brazil. ETC's existing Lake Charles, Louisiana, facility features three FAA-approved Level 6 FSTDs; the EC135 P2+ and AS350B2 designed by Frasca International, and the AW139 designed by AgustaWestland as prime contractor, partnering with Frasca International.

ETC offers diverse training programs that are provided to a wide array of helicopter personnel, including corporate, oil and gas, EMS, ENG, law enforcement, government and military users. ETC is a USAIG approved "Safety Bucks" training center.

To learn more about Era Training Center and available courses, visit or for additional information, contact Ryann Tadlock, Marketing Manager at (337) 656-4200.

Contact Information

  • Ryann Tadlock
    Marketing Manager
    (337) 656-4200