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New Hydrant Inspections Solution in TargetSolutions Check It™

Ongoing enhancements are frequently made to TargetSolutions Check It™. With this inspection management system, departments can easily manage apparatus, equipment, controlled substances and all inventory. Now, inspections for fixed assets, such as hydrants, have been added to this list of functionalities.

Hydrants is a new equipment pool feature in the system that tracks routine hydrant checks. With this solution, fire departments can keep an accurate record of hydrants, their water flow capacity, location and more.

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How to Create a Culture of Diversity in Your Workplace

Creating an inclusive work environment requires an active approach. Vector Solutions’ new complimentary course, Creating a Culture of Diversity in Your Workplace, outlines the steps employers can take to promote a workplace that fosters respect and inclusion.

Available through the Vector Cares program, this course can be accessed by anyone at your organization, via YouTube or the TargetSolutions platform, at no cost.

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Top 5 Questions Asked About TargetSolutions Check It™

Top Questions TargetSolutions Check It™Are you looking for a more effective way to track your department’s resources? TargetSolutions Check It™ is your answer. This asset management solution was built for the needs of public safety agencies. Highly flexible tools allow your department to streamline inspections of apparatus, equipment, controlled substances and more.

To review the application’s powerful features and answer your top questions, system experts hosted a webinar on June 16, 2020. In this 1-hour presentation, TargetSolutions Check It™ developer, Kevin Znilek, and solutions engineer, Robbi King, share tips and tricks to maximize your experience with the system.

For more information about this webinar presentation, read this Q-and-A below or watch a recording of the webinar here.

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Top 5 Questions Asked About TargetSolutions Scheduling™

When considering a new software for your agency, you’re bound to have questions. TargetSolutions Scheduling™ is a comprehensive workforce management solution designed for the unpredictability of public safety industries.

To help answer your top questions about TargetSolutions Scheduling™, system experts hosted a webinar discussion. During this presentation, Brandon Rigaud, founder of the scheduling application, highlighted key features, demonstrated how to configure settings and gave a sneak peak of the updated mobile app (coming soon).

Here is a breakdown of top questions and answers for TargetSolutions Scheduling™. To watch a recording of the presentation, please click here.

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Evaluate Live Skill Demonstrations and Oversee Competencies with All-New Vector Evaluations+

Vector Evaluations+

SAN DIEGO – Vector Solutions, a leader in eLearning and performance support solutions for public safety agencies and other crucial industries, is releasing an all-new application for assessing live skill demonstrations.

Vector Evaluations+ allows agencies to document an individual’s skill assessment and take in-app videos to accurately record proficiencies and review them as learning aids. In addition to video evidence of personnel’s competencies, evaluators can custom-build skill sheets with a variety of answer field options and verify the evaluation via eSignatures.

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TargetSolutions Scheduling™: An Online Emergency Dispatch Shift Scheduling Software & More

The role of the emergency dispatcher is essential to public safety agencies. Given the importance and unpredictability of this position, dispatch centers require a flexible and effective solution for managing employees.

With TargetSolutions Scheduling™, a workforce management system for public safety agencies, any complex scheduling task can be simplified with customizable automation tools. By implementing this application, you can ensure each shift is appropriately staffed and dispatchers are ready to serve their community. 

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Titusville Fire Department Tracks and Manages Resources with TargetSolutions Check It™

Titusville Fire Department When looking for a cloud-based solution for their department’s inspections, Chief Jeffery Harris and Chief Greg Sutton of Titusville Fire Department (FL) found their answer in TargetSolutions Check It™. Already a user of TargetSolutions for training management, it was an easy choice to add the inspection application to their site.

Since implementing TargetSolutions Check It™ in early 2020, Titusville FD can better track resources and keep things from falling through the cracks with detailed apparatus, equipment and inventory checks.

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How to Reopen Your Organization During COVID-19

How can you determine if your organization is ready to reopen during the COVID-19 pandemic? There are many factors to consider. To help agencies review the risks and requirements of reopening, Vector Solutions released the new course: Coronavirus 107: Reopening Your Organization.

As the latest addition to Vector Solutions’ complimentary COVID-19 training series, this video breaks down your risk assessment into 3 key steps.  After completing this course, you can identify top priorities for reopening and feel more prepared moving forward.

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Free EMS Training Webinar: How to Fulfill EMS Continuing Education Online

Free Online EMS Continuing Education and Training Webinar

TargetSolutions’ online course library features more than 250 hours of EMS continuing education. This training is accepted across the United States to fulfill continuing education requirements for EMRs, EMTs and paramedics.

To learn more about how you can utilize TargetSolutions for your agency’s continuing education units, access this free EMS training webinar.

In this complimentary platform training for EMS agencies, TargetSolutions experts will explain how to deliver, track and report training and compliance tasks for your department. Sign up here to watch this recorded webinar session.

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Now Accepting Nominations for VCOS/TargetSolutions Training Officer Recognition Award

Chantilly, Virginia – TargetSolutions, the leading provider of computer-based training and operational management applications for public safety agencies, announced it would team up once again with the IAFC’s Volunteer and Combination Officers Section (VCOS) for the annual Training Officer Recognition Award.Training Officer Recognition Award

This is the seventh consecutive year the VCOS and TargetSolutions have joined forces to acknowledge an exceptional training officer with this prestigious award. By recognizing a training officer for their innovation in training and effectiveness in their department, TargetSolutions and the VCOS are also furthering their own primary missions of improving the safety and effectiveness of fire service members.

“It’s an honor to team up with the VCOS to recognize and celebrate a training officer who has gone above and beyond to prepare their crew for service,” said Alex Berry, an executive vice president with Vector Solutions. “We believe training is critical to every department. Training is what keeps firefighters safe and effective when called into action. This year’s award highlights the training officer who has exhibited the most creativity and innovation during this challenging pandemic. We are thrilled to support this initiative once again.”

“During this unprecedented time reacting to a global pandemic, the VCOS is honored to partner with TargetSolutions to recognize the dedication and accomplishments of emergency service organizations’ training officers again this year,” said VCOS board member Norvin Collins. “This award allows peers to select a training officer who truly exemplifies the spirit that all great trainers have. Thinking outside the preverbal box when the membership can’t come together physically adds a level of stress and complexity to members meeting the community’s expectations. TargetSolutions has been a great partner in this effort recognizing outstanding training officers.”

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