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Enhancements to the TargetSolutions Check It™ Mobile Application

The TargetSolutions Check It™ application streamlines routine inspections for fire, EMS and law enforcement agencies. Dynamic and easy-to-use features help your department manage and track checks for vehicles/apparatus, equipment, inventory and more.

Although already a powerful system, ongoing enhancements help continually improve the user experience with the TargetSolutions Check It™ mobile and desktop applications. Recent updates center around creating a more responsive mobile app with added features to simplify processes.

Equipment checks were the central focus of these updates to make sure that equipment is more accessible and easier to inspect.

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TargetSolutions Client Summit Training Testimonials

During Vector Solutions annual Client Summit, clients from their portfolio of eLearning brands came together to discuss best practices and new developments in online training and operational efficiencies. At this event, TargetSolutions clients were also interviewed about their experiences using the dynamic online training and operations management system.

Each client highlighted standout features in the TargetSolutions platform that have helped them streamline processes, improve compliance and resolve issues with recordkeeping. Here’s are some of the key abilities clients praised and benefitted from the most.

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All-New Credentials Completions Report

Credentials Completions Report

With this all-new report, you can pull data about credentials with its topic breakdown per individual in your organization.

When it comes to training management, the ability to track and report continuing education or other training requirements is nearly as essential as assigning the training itself. Without accurately documenting an individual’s training progress, how can you prove compliance for ISO, federal, state and other training authorities?

TargetSolutions’ reporting functionalities make it simple for platform managers to monitor personnel’s training – from online courses to custom-made assignments, to offsite training exercises. To help organizations assess platform users’ completed training in a credential according to topics, an all-new category has been added to the Generate Reports tab: Credentials – Completions.

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All New Firefighter Training Course: Rope, Rope Rescue, Knots

firefighter ropes and knotsKnowledge of important firefighter ropes and knots and effective use of them is an elemental skill for the fire service. From bailouts to hoisting operations, high and low angle rescues, to search and rescue operations, ropes and webbing are part of every firefighter’s toolkit.

To help individuals understand the proper execution and maintenance of firefighter ropes and knots, TargetSolutions released the all-new course: Rope, Rope Rescue, Knots. Applicable to firefighters of all training levels, this highly demanded course provides a comprehensive overview of ropes, how to use associated equipment and how to tie popular knots for the industry.

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Vector Solutions Expands Capabilities with Acquisition of Oregon-based CrewSense

Vector Solutions acquires CrewSenseTAMPA, FL and GRANTS PASS, OR – January 8, 2019 – Vector Solutions, the leader in industry-focused eLearning and performance support solutions, expands its capabilities with the acquisition of CrewSense, the leading employee resourcing and human capital management software for mission-critical sectors including public safety, utilities, and manufacturing.

Founded in 2012 and headquartered in Grants Pass, Oregon, CrewSense is used by over 650 mission-critical organizations and 100,000+ users across North America. The platform provides modules for automating complex 24/7 shift scheduling, union-based overtime rules, time and attendance records and more. It provides a cloud-hosted intelligent, rules-based system that allows administrators to alert, match-qualify and fill openings quickly with zero human interaction required.

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TargetSolutions Releases All-New Courses for Special Education Training

Special Education TrainingFor students with disabilities, the public school classroom environment may present certain challenges that need additional consideration. It’s important that a student with a disability receives an education in line with that particular student’s needs, in the least restrictive environment (LRE) possible.

To help teachers, caretakers and other school staff facilitate a positive learning environment for students with special needs, TargetSolutions created 5, all-new courses specializing in this topic.

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TargetSolutions Releases All-New Calibre Press Training Courses


TargetSolutions has released seven new video-based training courses created in partnership with Calibre Press for law enforcement professionals. 

TargetSolutions and Calibre Press, known for its educational law enforcement content and “Street Survival” seminar series, have joined forces! Through this exciting partnership, law enforcement agencies can now access the most dynamic and informative training courses ever created for law enforcement agencies through public safety’s most trusted learning management system.

Courses created in conjunction with Calibre Press are being released in bundles, starting with these seven new titles.

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2018 Year in Review: Highlights of New Products, Courses and Platform Enhancements

2018 Year in ReviewAs 2018 comes to a close, TargetSolutions reflects on its latest innovations, course enhancements and company news through the year. 

As the year comes to an end, it’s important to reflect on your growth to drive further progress in 2019. For TargetSolutions, 2018 was full of ongoing platform enhancements, all-new course offerings and of course, continued outstanding customer support.

TargetSolutions continues to evolve to be the number one source for online training and records management for public safety. Here are some of the most notable enhancements, news and updates from 2018.

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New Enhanced Interface and Other Updates in TargetSolutions Check It™ System

New enhancements to the TargetSolutions Check It™ application focus on streamlining processes for departments with an improved interface, more comprehensive service tickets, added fields to reports and other updates for better usability.

Managing your department’s routine apparatus, equipment and inventory inspections has never been easier with the TargetSolutions Check It™ application. User-friendly features allow fire, EMS and law enforcement agencies to complete checks, track information about a truck or equipment’s status, open service tickets and run reports on all necessary details.

TargetSolutions also dedicates itself to ongoing efforts to improve the TargetSolutions Check It™ system. This round of enhancements focuses on streamlining processes for departments with an improved interface, more comprehensive work order tickets, added fields to reports and other updates for better usability.

For a step-by-step walkthrough of these enhancements, read this article in the TargetSolutions Help Center.

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Maximizing Your Volunteer Firefighter Recruitment Efforts with an Effective Open House

TargetSolutions worked with the IAFC-VCOS to release a new course for fire departments: Maximizing Your Volunteer Firefighter Recruitment Efforts with an Effective Open House. 

It’s no secret that recruitment is one of the largest issues for volunteer fire departments. As the rate of emergency calls skyrocket, recruitment numbers are on the decline and volunteer fire departments are increasingly overwhelmed.

Recruitment events such as open houses have been popular for community outreach efforts for volunteer and combination fire departments around the country…but are you getting the most out of open houses? Do you focus on public education, safety, and the recruitment of potential new volunteers? All three aspects are equally as important in gaining new members.

To help resolve some of these issues for volunteer fire department recruitment, TargetSolutions worked with the International Associate of Fire Chiefs – Volunteer & Combination Officers Section (IAFC-VCOS). Through this partnership. TargetSolutions is releasing the new course: Maximizing Your Volunteer Firefighter Recruitment Efforts with an Effective Open House.

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