Personnel from the AIR 188.8.131.52 Rapid Design, Development and Fabrication Laboratory and the Department of Homeland Security Florida Law Enforcement Training Center were recently recognized with a 2017 Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC) for Technology Transfer’s Interagency Partnership Award for their work together on highly immersive, mixed reality training technologies including the NAWCTSD Scenario Planning and […]
By Lance Cpl. Gloria Lepko, II Marine Expeditionary Force
Marines from Fox Company, 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment responded to simulated combat-related emergencies during a Squad Overmatch course at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, May 1-4. The course integrates instruction in the classroom and virtual and live environments aimed at improving combat effectiveness. By building psychological resiliency, […]
Collaborating to save the lives of soldiers: Squad Overmatch
Last month, the Team Orlando Executive Board announced the inaugural winner of the Team Orlando Collaboration Award, recognizing Squad Overmatch Study.
Squad Overmatch took part in the Operation Blended Warrior event at this year’s I/ITSEC.
Squad Overmatch […]
Ever since the first aircraft was used in battle during the Italo-Turkish War in 1911, aerial superiority has played a decisive role in determining victory on the battlefield.
Since then, realistic training for combined arms has become increasingly important to achieving that success from the air.
By Rick Gregory, PEO STRI Strategic Communications Support Staff
By Dolly Rairigh Glass
A team from the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division that developed a standardized architecture and framework for producing training simulators that replicate the functionality of U.S. aviation, submarine and surface-ship tactical systems, was recognized by the Defense Standardization Program Office for their outstanding achievements in 2015.
By Women’s Health Services, Office of Patient Care Services
Veterans Health Administration (VHA) trained nearly 400 health care professionals in its women’s health mini-residency programs in Orlando, June 16-18 and July 28-30. VHA boasts women’s health mini-residencies, which are comprehensive 3-day programs for several professions including providers […]
By Monique Randolph, Marine Corps Systems Command Office of Public Affairs and Communication
A panel of Marine Corps leaders, including Marine Corps Commandant Gen. Robert Neller, gathered on Dec. 2 at I/ITSEC to discuss training needs for the future.
How can the Marine Corps best train and […]
By Lynne Garrow
Frank DiGiovanni, Director, Force Readiness and Training, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Readiness), said during a panel that that our warfighters require and expect a realistic and blended environment to meet the current challenges of the complex 21st century combat operations.
Courtesy of FLETC
FLETC Instructor and Fire Investigations Subject-Matter-Expert Doug Leahey carefully lights gasoline-soaked shop rags to create an arson scene in a furniture refinishing business.
The Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers’ (FLETC) Forensics and Special Investigative Skills Branch of the Investigative Operations Division (IOD) […]