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Mental Health Awareness Month and Every Month — Training to Protect Those in Crisis

Published on May 30, 2023

Mental Health Awareness Month and Every Month — Training to Protect Those in Crisis
  It’s Mental Health Awareness Month, an annual national movement designed to raise awareness about mental health, “fight stigma, provide support, educate the public and advocate for policies that support the millions of people in the U.S. affected by mental illness.” According to The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) 1 in 5 U.S. adults … Continued

MILO’s Modular Shooting Range

Published on May 23, 2023

Source: Griffith, D. (2023, May 24). MILO’s Modular Shooting Range. Police Magazine. https://www.policemag.com/training/article/15448364/milos-modular-shooting-range   Known for its training simulators, MILO is now building and delivering turnkey live-fire shooting range systems that can be set up in a parking lot. One of the greatest infrastructure challenges faced by law enforcement agencies is providing a place for … Continued

Top Three Ways to Get the Most Out of a Bus Simulator Training Program

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Top Three Ways to Get the Most Out of a Bus Simulator Training Program
Using immersive simulators for Bus Operator training has some obvious benefits, they allow you to: practice the mechanics of right and left-hand turns without the risks to safety or equipment, introduce foul-weather driving skills – even on a sunny day, practice situational awareness without endangering the public, review disablement and emergency procedures, and much more. … Continued

Three Training Tips to Ensure EV Bus Success

Published on April 20, 2023

Three Training Tips to Ensure EV Bus Success
Transit agencies are rightly concerned about deploying electric vehicles (EVs). According to Jason Francisco, Transportation Business Manager at FAAC Incorporated: “Everyone knows that an EV bus has a lot more torque than a conventional diesel bus, on top of a very different feel to the braking and deceleration. They know that creating a smooth and … Continued

Talking About MILO’s New Training Content at ILEETA 2023

Published on April 14, 2023

POLICE Senior Editor Wayne Parham and Lawrence Kehoe, the training content specialist at MILO, discuss simulator training, content development, and using the AUFIRE System while running simulations with officers at ILEETA. Listen to the interview https://www.policemag.com/home/featured/video/15383121/talking-about-milos-new-training-content-at-ileeta-2023

Explore the Continuum of Training with FAAC at the 2023 FDIC International Conference

Published on April 4, 2023

Explore the Continuum of Training with FAAC at the 2023 FDIC International Conference
FAAC is looking forward to attending the Fire Department International Conference this year (April 27-29, 2023, Indiana Convention Center & Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, IN) and introducing new developments in high-fidelity simulation-based fire service training, especially for pump operations. FDIC International is North America’s Leading Firefighter Conference and the world’s largest fire service event. It … Continued

MUPSTI Hosts State Officials

Published on March 24, 2023

  Article and photo from Wellsboro Gazette   The Mansfield Public Safety Training Institute at Commonwealth University-Mansfield recently hosted some high-profile guests from state government for a presentation on establishing a consistent and adaptable, proactive training model for law enforcement. Among those attending the sessions were Auditor General Tim DeFoor, PA Commission on Crime and … Continued
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