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VirTra and Force Science Institute Partner to Advance Officer Training

“By partnering with Force Science Institute, we’re able to leverage their research, training, and complex scientific principles to add extensive depth and expertise to our leading simulation product line,” said Jason Mulcahy, VirTra GM.

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Georgia Chooses Meggitt Training Systems

The Georgia Public Safety Training Center and its Georgia Police Academy have chosen Meggitt Training Systems' five-screen, 300-degree FATS 300LE advanced simulation system and BlueFire wireless weapons to help law enforcement officers understand complex situations, then be able to de-escalate or make the right use-of-force option.

U.S. Department of Defense POST Selects Acadis Readiness Suite

The U.S. Department of Defense Peace Officer Standards and Training (DoD POST) has awarded Envisage Technologies a contract for the Acadis Readiness Suite. It will support legally defensible training and certification records for approximately 120,000 police officers.

SIG Sauer Academy Training Courses Now Available on GSA Schedule 84

SIG Sauer Academy, provider of high-quality firearms instruction and tactical training, has announced the award of a General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule 84 contract for firearms and tactical training.

(Video) Mitigating the Tragedy of Blue-on-Blue Deaths

Don Alwes discusses the problem of blue-on-blue accidental shootings, especially with plainclothes and off-duty officers, and how to prevent these incidents.

Training Officers More Efficiently and Effectively

Software, cloud-based videos, and Internet-based instruction can teach officers about new laws and policies and reduce liability.

MY TECHNOLOGY CAN... Improve Your De-Escalation and Verbal Communication Skills

ThinBlueOnLine's verbal response training software offers law enforcement officers effective instruction that can be conducted in minutes.

The Case for Laser Sighting

Not only does a laser sighting system enhance firearm accuracy when an officer is under attack, it can also help de-escalate violent confrontations.

How Phoenix is Addressing the Active Shooter Threat

Through special training for all public safety personnel, the nation’s fifth largest city is taking steps to mitigate the terror and tragedy of an attack.

VirTra Expands Presence in Southern California

VirTra Inc. has expanded its presence across Southern California with installations in four separate departments.