Secretary of Navy Mabus Visits FLETC

Courtesy of FLETC

Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) Director Connie Patrick hosted Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers (FLETC) headquarters Aug. 11, where he toured the facility and observed Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) students in basic and advanced training programs.

Accompanied by NCIS Director Andrew Traver, Secretary […]

Team Orlando Celebrates 10-Year Partnership with FLETC

By Dolly Rairigh Glass

There was no fooling on April 1, when the Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers, part of the Department of Homeland Security, celebrated a 10-year anniversary partnership with Team Orlando.
“Today is a spectacular day,” said Capt. Steve Nakagawa, Commanding Officer, Naval Air Warfare Center Training System Division. “We, in the training business, […]

The Cutting Edge: Practical Firearms Training While Saving Ammo

Reprinted from The Training Research Brief
By Terry N. Wollert, Rodney Burnett, Ed Sizemore & Dan Balash

Futurist, Alvin Toffler1, in his 1970 international bestselling book, described the accelerated rate of technological and social change being experienced in the world as “future shock.” Toffler coined the phrase “future shock” to explain the societal paralysis caused […]

FLETC’s Kuykendall Looks for Opportunities to Utilize Existing Training

By Dolly Rairigh Glass

KuykendallJason Kuykendall serves as a Training Specialist/Program Manager from the Glynco Training Directorate’s Training Research Office assigned to the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) Orlando Technology Integration and Simulation Team. FLETC established their Orlando office in March 2005, with the partnership between […]

Team Orlando Visits Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC)

By Terri Bernhardt

FLETCTeam Orlando held their June Board of Directors meeting at FLETC in Glynco, Georgia. The two day trip to FLETC’s remarkable facility allowed Team Orlando a first-hand experience of the latest training methods under the direction of the Department of Homeland Security. […]

Collaboration Leads to Avatar Based Interview Simulator (ABIS)

Courtesy of FLETC Journal

How does a training branch find time to research, build and test a solution while maintaining their primary function of instruction? To answer that question look no further than the Training Innovation Division (TID). When the Behavioral Science Division (BSD) wanted to pursue using technology to allow students more time […]