News Archive

Thu, 2016-02-04 10:24

An Armor Magazine article explains how to create tough, realistic training. The article provides insights into using Training Aids, Devices, Simulators and Simulations to create challenging training events. It's written by Maj. Gen. Joseph Martin, Col. David Cannon and Lt. Col. Christopher Hartline. Click on the photo to link to the article.

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Fri, 2016-01-29 12:07

The current CAC-T newsletter explains a training capability - Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TC3) - that will save Soldiers' lives and improve readiness within formations. TC3 combines live and virtual capabilities to create tough, realistic training that better prepares Soldiers to treat the wounded. Click on the photo to read this article and others in the January newsletter.

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Wed, 2016-01-27 15:10

The MILES Casualty Display Device brings more realism to Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TC3) training. It’s one innovation that the Army is looking at as a way to make training more realistic and save Soldiers’ lives. Click on the slide to read an Army News Service article about TC3 training.

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Wed, 2016-01-20 12:45

Combined Arms Center – Training conducted Verification, Validation and Accreditation testing for the SHARP Command Team Trainer application at the SHARP Academy Wednesday, Jan. 20. This regulatory testing is required for all software before a simulation can be released for training. Once Maj. Gen. Mark J. O’Neil, deputy commanding general of Combined Arms Center – Training, reviews and signs the accreditation packet, the SHARP Command Team trainer application will be released on the MilGaming website at https://milgaming.army.mil/.

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Fri, 2016-01-15 11:21

Now the new Army Training Network newsletter is available on the ATN site under the What's Hot section. The newsletter features articles about integrating and synchronizing fires in support of maneuver operations, and developing cross-culture competencies at the platoon level. Click on the photo to go to the ATN site.

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Thu, 2016-01-07 09:12

During a recent warfighter exercise, Mission Command Training Program’s Staff Sgt. Evelin Davis (middle) and Master Sgt. Eric Mainu (right) coach 1st Lt. Kymdall Burgfeld, the 101st Airborne Division’s head of operational contract support. Click on the photo to read an Army Stand To about MCTP’s training and leader development efforts.

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Mon, 2015-12-21 12:32

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Tue, 2015-12-15 12:48

This month's CAC-T newsletter features an article about the Combined Arms Center - Training Innovation Facility (CAC-TIF) at Fort Leavenworth. At the CAC-TIF we're working with the operational Army and our materiel developer to find low-cost solutions for enhancing training. Other articles describe a new in-depth air-ground integration course and explain how to use the Home Station Instrumentation Training System to improve live training. Click on the photo to read the newsletter.

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Mon, 2015-12-14 09:59

Col. Dan Irizarry (left) explains the realistic training capabilities of the Tactical Combat Casualty Care mannequin to Gen. David Perkins (middle) and Maj. Gen. Mark O'Neil. During training, a Soldier must properly tightened a tourniquet on the mannequin until the simulated blood flow stops. Irizarry demonstrated the mannequin's benefits at Fort Leavenworth, Kan. Perkins is the commanding general of the Training and Doctrine Command, Fort Eustis, Va. O'Neil is the deputy commanding general of the Combined Arms Center - Training, Fort Leavenworth. Irizarry is the clinical adviser to the Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation, Orlando, Fla.

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Mon, 2015-12-07 13:40

Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown (left) hands a promotion certificate to Maj. Gen. Mark J. O’Neil. O’Neil received his second star during a ceremony at Fort Leavenworth, Kan. Brown is the commanding general of the Combined Arms Center. O’Neil is the deputy commanding general of the Combined Arms Center – Training. Click the image to read an article about the promotion ceremony. (Army Photo by Mike Casey)

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