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13 06 13, 2019

Preparing Militaries for Battle with Simulated Weapons Training

2019-06-13T13:44:23+00:00

Written by Michelle Henderson – June 13, 2019 Preparing Militaries for Battle with Simulated Weapons Training With the ever-changing global landscape and emergence of new enemies with out-of-the-box tactics, soldiers must be quickly and effectively trained for combat. Ready to go with the know-how to meet their mission’s objectives at a moment’s notice. Forces are [...]

Preparing Militaries for Battle with Simulated Weapons Training 2019-06-13T13:44:23+00:00
10 06 10, 2019

4 Key Structural Considerations when Building a Gun Range

2019-06-10T14:07:30+00:00

Written by Michelle Henderson – June 10, 2019 4 Key Structural Considerations when Building a Gun Range In their desire to provide ballistic protection, some range planners have designed highly specialized structures that become unusable for any other purpose. This may not necessarily be of great importance in a municipal range. However, it does impact [...]

4 Key Structural Considerations when Building a Gun Range 2019-06-10T14:07:30+00:00
3 06 3, 2019

What Does a Shooting Range Cost?

2019-06-03T18:15:53+00:00

Written by Michelle Henderson – June 3, 2019Top 10 Considerations When Building a Gun RangeThere are many factors involved when constructing an indoor shooting range, and there is no “one price fits all” when designing, building and equipping a gun range. Each project is different, the requirements are different, and the customer needs are different as [...]

What Does a Shooting Range Cost? 2019-06-03T18:15:53+00:00
9 05 9, 2019

Distributed Mission Operations

2019-05-09T15:09:17+00:00

Written by Michelle Henderson – May 9, 2019 Distributed Mission Operations Distributed mission operations – which is effectively linking simulators together for collective training — is becoming ever more commonplace as the military seeks better ways to prepare forces for joint and multinational operations. However, limited bandwidth over which to network the systems is one monumental [...]

Distributed Mission Operations 2019-05-09T15:09:17+00:00
23 04 23, 2019

Train as you fight: Preparing for a moving target

2019-04-24T13:36:55+00:00

Written by Ellis Pines – April 23, 2019 Train as you fight: Preparing for a moving target Military Live Fire - #2 in a series The Army’s Marksmanship Master Trainer Course is the only course in the Army Training Requirements and Resources System (ATRRS) that teaches trainers how to teach marksmanship. Graduates are then expected [...]

Train as you fight: Preparing for a moving target 2019-04-24T13:36:55+00:00
11 04 11, 2019

Urban warfare: clearing a house with live fire

2019-04-11T14:17:32+00:00

Written by Ellis Pines – April 11, 2019 Urban warfare: clearing a house with live fire. Military Live Fire – Series #1 In this series, we will explore best practices for the most realistic live-fire scenarios. Our first article discusses preparing for a common situation in urban warfare: clearing a house. Since the beginning of the [...]

Urban warfare: clearing a house with live fire 2019-04-11T14:17:32+00:00
9 04 9, 2019

Top 5 Considerations when Building a Gun Range

2019-04-09T13:30:31+00:00

Written by Michelle Henderson – April 9, 2019 Top 5 Considerations when Building a Gun Range. Shooting ranges present special challenges that need thoughtful planning and consideration. Before any realistic planning and design can begin, it must be determined what shooting activity will be conducted in the range. The use of an indoor range can vary [...]

Top 5 Considerations when Building a Gun Range 2019-04-09T13:30:31+00:00
5 04 5, 2019

Preparing for Split-Second, Critical Decisions.

2019-04-05T14:01:23+00:00

Written by Ellis Pines – April 4, 2019 “Lessons Learned” scenarios from Meggitt Training Systems go beyond de-escalation of force to give officers options in stressful situations. Most people, including police-academy recruits and rookies, find it hard to grasp use-of-force confrontations. Officers may enter a situation with little knowledge of the venue and personal dynamics. They [...]

Preparing for Split-Second, Critical Decisions. 2019-04-05T14:01:23+00:00
2 04 2, 2019

The Value of Realistic Scenario-Based Training: From Continuum to “Force Options”.

2019-04-02T13:42:59+00:00

Written by Ellis Pines – April 2, 2019 The Value of Realistic Scenario-Based Training: From Continuum to “Force Options” “Because it’s impossible for any continuum model to provide for an entire set of circumstances in each very unique situation, a ‘force options’ model is the optimal policy alternative.” Ed Flosi, M.S., Director, Training Shot Spotter, Inc.; [...]

The Value of Realistic Scenario-Based Training: From Continuum to “Force Options”. 2019-04-02T13:42:59+00:00
26 03 26, 2019

Attention all law enforcement trainers: There is now a fully-functioning, simulated training system you can take with you.

2019-03-25T13:48:14+00:00

Written by Michelle Henderson – March 26, 2019 Attention all law enforcement trainers: There is now a fully-functioning, simulated training system you can take with you. Imagine a lightweight, virtual training system that fits into a carrying case the size of a range bag, yet has all the innovative features and functions you expect from Meggitt [...]

Attention all law enforcement trainers: There is now a fully-functioning, simulated training system you can take with you. 2019-03-25T13:48:14+00:00
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