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TargetSolutions Presents New Innovations for Operations Management at FDIC International

FDIC International 2019

SAN DIEGO – TargetSolutions, a Vector Solutions brand providing a comprehensive training and operations management system for public safety agencies, will be presenting new innovations for workforce and operations management at FDIC International 2019.

TargetSolutions will be at booth No. 1832 during the conference in Indianapolis, Ind., giving one-on-one demonstrations and sponsoring an engaging workshop presented by Battalion Chief Frank Leeb: FDNY’s Best Practices for Reducing Exposure to Fireground Contaminants.

TargetSolutions Scheduling™ by CrewSense is a dynamic workforce management system designed for the unpredictability of mission-critical industries. Available as a mobile application or from any web-enabled device, this software streamlines crew scheduling, employee recalls, time-off management and much more.

The employee resource management system was developed in the field by firefighters looking to solve scheduling challenges agencies face. Today, more than 700 organizations rely on CrewSense.

The TargetSolutions Check It™ application allows departments to simplify routine inspections of apparatus, equipment, drugs and other inventory with one, centralized system. Using this application, departments can oversee all checks performed, track crucial data and open service tickets in just a few clicks.

If you are attending FDIC International this year, be sure to stop by booth No. 1832 to see these innovations first-hand and learn more from TargetSolutions experts.

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TargetSolutions Releases New Fleet Program Aggressive Driving Online Course

The estimated 35,200 individuals killed in motor vehicle fatalities on U.S. roads in 2015 is alarming to the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) and State Highway Safety Office members. These findings represents the largest year-over-year percentage increase (7.2 percent) since national record-keeping began.

Due to the dangerous, and potentially fatal, consequences of aggressive driving, TargetSolutions’ online training catalog for motor vehicle safety is designed to change driving behavior and reinforce critical safe-driving strategies. A fully updated Fleet Program Aggressive Driving course is also included in this course library with up-to-date information and a new engaging interface.

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TargetSolutions Bolsters Product Suite with Upcoming Release of Evaluations+™


TargetSolutions Bolsters Product Suite with Upcoming Release of Evaluations+™, Creating the Only Complete Solution for Operational Readiness

The Addition Makes TargetSolutions the Single Operational Hub Integrating Evaluations, Training, Scheduling, Accident Tracking, and Asset Inventory Management for Mission Critical Industries

SAN DIEGO, CA  – March 28, 2019 – TargetSolutions, a Vector Solutions brand providing comprehensive training and operations management system for public safety agencies, announced its upcoming launch of TargetSolutions Evaluations+™, a fully customizable and easy-to-use evaluation assessment and development tool for mission critical industries. Supported by Vector’s private equity partner, Golden Gate Capital, the addition of TargetSolutions Evaluations+™ enhances TargetSolutions’ leading “one-of-a-kind” suite of training and operations management applications, and reaffirms its commitment to help foster safer, more compliant, and more effective organizations by providing a single operational hub for public safety agencies.

With the addition of TargetSolutions Evaluations+™, TargetSolutions will be offering the only integrated and mobile eLearning, evaluations, accident tracking, asset inventory management, and workforce management solution for public safety agencies.

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Enhanced NFPA 1001 Online Courses in TargetSolutions’ Firefighter Training Catalog

Enhanced NFPA 1001 Training Courses

TargetSolution’s online firefighter course catalog features more than 250 hours of comprehensive training for the fire service. Part of this training library is TargetSolutions’ NFPA 1001 series with courses highlighting crucial topics for Firefighter I & II awareness and refresher level courses according to NFPA codes and standards.

Two courses in this series, NFPA 1001 Rescue and Extrication and NFPA 1001 Loss Control, have been updated to include more engaging lessons and interactions. Each of these 1-hour courses are now video-based to immerse the learner in key points. These two courses also utilize an on-screen instructor and feature live demonstrations to further enhance learning.

More details about newly enhanced training courses in the NFPA 1001 series are outlined below:

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Two All-New Special Education Training Courses for Behavioral Management in the Classroom

Creating an effective, positive and safe learning environment is the main priority for educators and school staff. However, maintaining control of classroom behavior and protecting the emotional wellbeing of students can be challenging, particularly for paraeducators.

TargetSolutions’ two new premium Special Education training courses address behavioral management and solutions using engaging, video-based online courses. The courses, Behavior Management Strategies and Restraint and Seclusion: Uses, Alternatives and Risks, address current issues for education professionals and include California policies such as the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA).

Using custom footage, scenario-based learning and animations, these courses immerse the learner in subject matter and reinforce key lessons. Learn more about these two new Special Education training courses for managing classroom behavior below:

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City of Dickson Fire Department Streamlines Inspections and Asset Management

City of Dickson Fire Department

The City of Dickson Fire Department (TN) has used TargetSolutions for training and records management since hearing about the system from a neighbor department in 2017. Last year, when Assistant Chief Kane Sesler discovered the TargetSolutions Check It™ application, he immediately contacted his TargetSolutions account manager to implement the new inspections and asset management software.

The TargetSolutions Check It™ application is available via a mobile app or through the TargetSolutions platform on any web-enabled device. With this system, agencies can perform and manage daily inspections of apparatus, equipment, drugs and other inventory in just a few clicks. Praising its comprehensive features, Assistant Chief Sesler credits the application for streamlining many aspects of his department’s daily operations.

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TargetSolutions to Demonstrate New Training and Operations Management Innovations at ILEETA

Discover TargetSolutions’ new innovations for law enforcement during the 2019 ILEETA Conference and Expo such as the TargetSolutions Check It™ application for equipment, vehicle and inventory inspections. 

SAN DIEGO – TargetSolutions, a Vector Solutions brand with training and operations management solutions for law enforcement agencies, will be presenting new product innovations March 19-20 at booth No. 411 during the 2019 ILEETA Conference and Expo in St. Louis.

Over the past year, TargetSolutions released powerful new products and training courses for law enforcement through strategic partnerships and acquisitions. As a result, TargetSolutions offers a total solution for agencies to manage training, coordinate shift scheduling and streamline routine maintenance inspections.

By collaborating with Calibre Press, known for its education law enforcement training content and the “Street Survival” series, TargetSolutions offers the most dynamic and informative training material ever created for law enforcement agencies through public safety’s most trusted learning management system.

TargetSolutions also recently expanded its product offering with the TargetSolutions Check It™ application for daily equipment, vehicle and inventory checks, as well as CrewSense, a dynamic system for workforce management. These exciting releases are built to satisfy the needs of departments and provide solutions to tedious tasks.

If you are attending the ILEETA conference and expo in St. Louis, please stop by booth No. 411 for one-on-one discussions and live demonstrations of new innovations by TargetSolutions.

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All-New Law Enforcement Courses from Calibre Press

TargetSolutions releases new video-based training courses for law enforcement through partnership with Calibre Press.

Through TargetSolutions’ partnership with Calibre Press, a leader in law enforcement training content and creator of the “Street Survival” seminar series, TargetSolutions is adding all-new courses for law enforcement professionals to its online training catalog. Now agencies can access premium training content and track it all with the leading training management solution.

Twenty-five dynamic courses created by Calibre Press training experts will be released through TargetSolutions’ comprehensive course library throughout the year. This round of releases offers law enforcement professionals engaging training that highlights crucial topics for the industry.

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New Bucket/Boom Truck Safety Course & Updated Driver Training

TargetSolutions’ Motor Vehicle Safety Training catalog features extensive courses covering important fleet topics such as defensive driving strategies, driver safety for large vehicle drivers, sharing the road and more. To maintain an up-to-date and engaging course library, TargetSolutions updated its popular Fleet Program Aggressive Driving course and released an all-new course: Bucket/Boom Truck Safety and Operation.

This brand-new course was developed due to the need for specialized training for boom truck, or bucket truck, operation because of the complexity of these pieces of machinery. To ensure the worksite safety of personnel, proper training for operating this type of equipment, and annual refresher training, are essential.

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Rancho Santa Fe Fire Protection District Streamlines Workforce Management

Rancho Santa Fe Fire Protection District (CA) utilizes CrewSense, which joined forces with TargetSolutions earlier this year, to streamline its crew scheduling, callbacks, and other essential workforce management tasks.

Since implementing  CrewSense in January 2018, the Rancho Santa Fe Fire Protection District (CA) has utilized its flexible features and convenient notification tools to make workforce management a painless process. Aspects of CrewSense such as the scheduling dashboard, the strike team module and communication capabilities, have proven to be instrumental to the Fire District.

A longtime client of TargetSolutions’ powerful online training and records management system, the Rancho Santa Fe FD were excited to hear TargetSolutions recently acquired CrewSense to become a more comprehensive, all-in-one solution for the fire service. Craig McVey, Engineer and Staffing Administrator, highlighted the crucial features in the CrewSense system that have been the most instrumental for his agency. 

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