Combined Arms Center - Training (CAC-T)

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The Combined Arms Center will hold an industry forum to discuss how to prepare the Army of 2025 and Beyond, and seek industry’s assistance in creating tough, realistic training. The keynote speakers will be: Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown, Commander of the Combined Arms Center, and Lt. Gen. H. R. McMaster, Director of the Army Capabilities and Integration Center. For more information and to register, click here to go to:Industry Forum...Read More
Ioway History Preservation Officer Lance Foster (first photo) addresses the Native American luncheon at the Frontier Conference Center. He discussed the tribe's history, language and culture. Tribal elder Pete Fee delivers the blessing at the luncheon. He also explained his Ioway regalia and the Ioway’s spiritual connection to nature. The Training Management Directorate hosted the luncheon....Read More
The Army recently issued a new guide to help brigade and battalion commanders create tough, realistic training by using the Integrated Training Environment. Click here to read the Army News Service article about the leaders guide. ...Read More
Army Times article explains the new video game training program, called Emergent Leader Immersive Training Environment (ELITE). ELITE provides training scenarios to help young leaders develop their counseling skills. Click here to read the Army Times article. ...Read More
AJST teaching air-ground operations at Fort Campbell...Read More
COL David Cannon explains how the Army is leveraging technology to train 21st Century Soldiers, leaders and commanders at home station. At the recent Association of the United States Army convention, Cannon delivered a presentation entitled: The Evolution of Home Station Training. Cannon is the TRADOC Capability Manager-Integrated Training Environment at Fort Leavenworth. Click here to see Cannon's presentation....Read More

Mission Statement

Based at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, the Combined Arms Center-Training (CAC-T) is a subordinate organization of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC). CAC-T's mission is to manage the Army's Training Support System Enterprise, the Training Development Enterprise and the Combat Training Center Program to enable commanders and commandants to train and educate versatile units and develop agile and adaptive leaders to execute Mission Command in order to conduct Unified Land Operations.

How CAC-T Supports the Army

  • Manage the Combat Training Center Program.
  • Develop & sustain the Integrated Training Environment.
  • Identify requirements for and manage over 900,000 Army training aids, devices, simulators and simulations.
  • Manage Integrated Training Area Management (6 million acres), Sustainable Range and Standards in Training Commission programs.
  • Manage the Army Training Support System Enterprise.
  • Manage, develop and sustain Army Training and Education Development policy, requirements, processes, products, concepts, plans and systems.
  • Proponent for Army Training Management: Manages, develops and sustains training management doctrine, processes, products and systems.
  • Manage requirements for Army Distributed Learning and the Army Training Information System —the Training Information Infrastructure.
  • Integrate the Army's Science and Technology efforts for Training and Education.
  • Provide leader development by supporting the training of Brigades, Divisions, Corps, and ASCCs through Warfighter and Mission Readiness Exercises through Mission Command Training Program.
  • Integrate training and education in the Agile process and Joint Capabilities Integration and Development System.
  • Provide Army and Joint air-ground operations education, training, and command and control systems integration.
  • Provide training and education facilities and staff and faculty training.
  • Develop training and education video and graphic products.