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Law Enforcement instructor and operator training

///Law Enforcement instructor and operator training
Law Enforcement instructor and operator training 2017-08-18T14:59:24+00:00

Basic Training


Basic training
 provides students with firearm instructor training in the operation and basic maintenance of the FATS® law enforcement training simulators. Trainees are instructed in the operation and maintenance skills necessary to:

  • Set up the training system
  • Operate the system in all modes
  • Troubleshoot training system problems
  • Conduct user-level maintenance
  • Remove failed components for repair or replacement
  • Install replacement parts

Basic training is available with the purchase of any of training simulator. For customers that currently have firearms training systems but experience operator turnover, refresher courses covering installation level systems training are available.

Advanced Training


Advanced training
directed by our staff of skilled trainers builds on the basic/new installation training. These courses can be tailored to meet user needs within system capabilities. Advanced topics include but are not limited to:

  • Planning judgmental training system scenarios
  • Design and creation of police (law enforcement) training scenarios
  • Select scenes, backgrounds and targets from a library
  • Program target movement and actions (behaviors & intelligence)
  • Prepare scenario and courses of fire descriptions for operators
  • Transfer completed courseware and scenarios to other simulation systems

Meggitt Training Systems also offers courses to train our customers’ own trainers/instructors in the system features and capabilities so that they can better tailor their program of instruction to their training requirements using our training systems.

Refresher Training

Refresher training is provided in the following courses:

Two day refresher – operator/instructor course:

The operator/instructor course trains students in the operation and basic maintenance of the virtual firearms training simulator. Operator training includes marksmanship lanes, video, and the creation/authoring of lanes courseware. Maintenance training includes basic maintenance and the removal and replacement of failed line replaceable units.

Three day refresher – operator/instructor course:

The operator/instructor course trains students in the operation of the virtual training simulator. Operator training includes system operation in all modes of operation, including marksmanship lanes and video. To ensure that each trainee gets sufficient hands-on training on the training simulator during the course, Meggitt Training Systems restricts the number of trainees to five (5) per simulator. In class sizes larger than ten students, additional instructors will be required.

Five day refresher – operator/instructor course:

The operator/instructor course trains students in the operation and basic maintenance of the training simulator. Operator training includes system operation in all modes of operation, including marksmanship lanes, video and creation/authoring of lanes courseware. Maintenance training includes basic maintenance, troubleshooting, fault isolation, and the removal and replacement of failed line replaceable units. To ensure that each trainee gets sufficient hands-on training on the training simulator during the course, Meggitt Training Systems restricts the number of trainees to five (5) per simulator. In class sizes larger than ten students, additional instructors will be required.

Three day refresher – video authoring training:

The video authoring course will be a training program with the majority of the time spent working on the authoring station under the supervision of the instructor. The course will include: (1) detailed orientation of the authoring station hardware and software; (2) planning and creating video scenarios; (3) use of digital camera; (4) authoring and editing videos; (5) creating video branches and loops; and (6) apply scoring zones to edited video clips. To ensure that each trainee gets sufficient training on the authoring station during the course, Meggitt Training Systems restricts the number of trainees to five (5) per authoring station. In class sizes larger than ten students, additional instructors will be required.