TargetSolutions Offers Complimentary NFPA 1500 PTSD Training Course to First Responders

TargetSolutions Offers Complimentary NFPA 1500 PTSD Training Course to First Responders TargetSolutions, a Vector Solutions brand offering the leading operations and training management applications for public safety agencies, is offering firefighters complimentary access to its all-new course, NFPA 1500: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in the Fire Industry. PTSD is a largely overlooked issue within the fire […]

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Shedding Light on National Cybersecurity Awareness Month & Prevention Training

To ensure every American has the resources necessary to stay safer and more secure online, October has been deemed National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM), a collaborative effort between the Department for Homeland Security and its public and private partners, including the National Cyber Security Alliance. According to research, since 2013 there are 3,809,448 records stolen […]

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Career Path Planning: Leveraging Your Online Learning to Reach Short- And Long-Term Goals

Career Path Planning: Leveraging Your Online Learning to Reach Short- And Long-Term Goals This is a guest post by Victoria Zambito, SVP of Content & Communications, Vector Solutions For most of us – all of us, arguably – adulthood sneaks up on us and ensnares us in its inherent ‘busyness.’ We fall quickly and unknowingly […]

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Back-to-School Safety: Leveraging Technology To Keep Students Safe

It’s time for back-to-school excitement, bringing with it shiny new school supplies, a fresh new wardrobe, new classroom, and … new school safety procedures? The latter is decidedly less exciting and a relative newcomer to the standard checklist of expectations for the new school year. But now, it’s firmly a part of the landscape of […]

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Changing Instructional Tides: Four Critical Concepts Bolstering Effective Training Programs – Part 2 of 4: Intelligence

This is the second installment in our four-part series exploring the synergy between Content Modernization, Intelligence, Mobility and Performance Support as key factors driving the development and innovation of eLearning today. In this article, we will cover Intelligence and instructional data. Part 2 of 4: Intelligence In addition to introducing content modernization, which engages new […]

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Virtual Reality Emerging As A Training Tool In The Fire Service

The dangers of firefighting make it unfriendly to the concept of the learning curve. Before they put their lives on the line, firefighters should have knowledge and experience. But gaining knowledge and experience in the firefighting environment presents its own dangers. Virtual reality (VR) is an emerging tool for training in the fire service. Recreating […]

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11 Principles Of eLearning: Demystified And Applied

For maximum impact, courses should be strategically designed with a combination of Instructional Design principles. But to effectively apply these principles, you must first have a clear understanding of their influence. Here, we demystify 11 of them. The intrinsic value of eLearning—its limitless accessibility, applications, and advancements—can’t be overstated. Learners from classrooms to corporations have […]

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Changing Instructional Tides: Four Critical Concepts Bolstering Effective Training Programs – Part 1 of 4: Content Modernization

This will be the first installment in our four-part series exploring the synergy between Content Modernization, Intelligence, Mobility and Performance Support as key factors driving the development and innovation of eLearning today. As more organizations have moved to incorporate online courses into their training regimen, eLearning is becoming more dynamic, engaging and comprehensive. In fact, […]

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Safe and Sound Week: 10 Ways To Start – and Improve – Your Health Safety Program

This August 13 – 19, OSHA will celebrate its Safe + Sound Week, a nationwide event which raises awareness and understanding of the value of safety and health programs. And it’s no small wonder why an entire week is dedicated to workplace safety: establishing a safety and health program is one of the most effective […]

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Predictive, Data-Based Learning to Drive Performance

Maximum performance: It’s the goal of every organization. But how do you get there? Shifting your focus from simply meeting the minimum training requirements to actually achieving an elite level of execution is no easy task. But thankfully, through the use of predictive learning, the next evolution of training will revolutionize the workforce. That’s a […]

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