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Helpful Tools For E-Learning Development in Public Safety

Helpful Tools For E-Learning Development in Public Safety – Police and Fire Departments that are not currently using  computer based instruction soon will. There are many factors at play here; technology advancements, cost benefits, and younger student acceptance. Faced the accelerated pace of computer instruction many departments may be asking: “How do I begin and what tools do I need” Continue reading…

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Training Center Money; More Than One Color

When considering funding for a new public safety training facility there are at least TWO colors of money: money for construction and money for operations. Both are important, but many times the latter is the color overlooked or misunderstood. Today … Continue reading…

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FDNY seatbelt initiative increases firefighter safety

Get the latest information on fire service news, trends, intelligence and more. Mutual Aid Blog Yes, it is bad. Yes, everyone is telling us what we do and what we are comfortable doing is insignificant or useless and out of date — but the last time, I checked the […]

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Police and Firefighter Training on a Budget

Police and Fire Departments, are searching for an economical ways to reduce risk from the rising cost of vehicle accidents and operational costs. Continue reading…

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Public Safety Training Centers’ – Contrasts of Direction

After looking over the past months public safety training news highlights it occurred to me that for every resounding success story there are equally disturbing ones. Carlsbad, California celebrates the grand opening of its fabulous new multi-disciplined training center and … Continue reading…

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Marine and Environmental Research and Training Station, Astoria, OR

I has been a number of years. I had a free afternoon and spectacular weather; what better way to spend the beautiful than in Astoria Oregon!. It has been nearly, 8 years since I last visited  MERTS (Marine and Environmental … Continue reading…

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Police Fire Facility Cost and Funding Benefit Analysis

Most state, count or state departments are competing for the same budget money. Developing a strong Cost Benefit Analysis is a critical element in the funding battle. Continue reading…

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