VirTra – Virtual Interactive Coursework Training Academy
The Next Revelation in Law Enforcement Training
V-VICTA – the VirTra – Virtual Interactive Coursework Training Academy™ – delivers a program for law enforcement training courses designed to Teach, Train, Test and Sustain from an all-in-one solution. This program provides a nationally recognized certified curriculum and interactive virtual coursework that was developed exclusively with nationally recognized partnerships. Combined with VirTra’s simulators, V-VICTA™ provides law enforcement departments all the necessary tools to instill proper training and knowledge transfer to its students that is not available anywhere else.
For over 25 years, VirTra has been an interactive partner for de-escalation, active shooter, judgmental use of force, situational awareness and firearms training for law enforcement, military, and educational markets. With V-VICTA™, we’ve developed an easy turn-key training program to provide and support law enforcement training programs in an efficient and cost-effective manner.
VirTra has ensured the integration of what the leading science discovers about simulation and adult learning is woven into all of our material to help maximize the effects of training time and increase abilities learned in the scenarios. Please contact us for information about how to integrate VirTra’s VICTA™ into your department’s training environment.
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Current V-VICTA Curriculum
V-VICTA curriculums have met the standards set forth by the IADLEST National Certification Program™ for POST Certification across 35 states. Each set of courses have been thoroughly reviewed by IADLEST assessment team and have passed the rigors of their independent review process. In total, the combined hours of IADLEST-certified coursework adds up to approximately 35 hours.
Newly Released Curriculum:
Human Factors in Force Encounters – The science behind human performance under stress based on Force Science Institute research with metrics and statistics that measure the student compared to the research during debriefing.
Contact and Cover Concepts – By demonstrating skills in the area of contact and cover, your team can practice proper positioning to keep yourself as well as the other party safe as you address the concerns of the individual.
Injured Officer Handgun Manipulation – This dynamic and demanding course provides instruction and drills on overcoming injury in life-threatening events while maintaining control of your weapon.
Tourniquet Application Under Threat – This challenging course places the officer in simulated threat environments, requiring them to deal with self-aide, buddy aide, and dealing with threats within the environment.
TASER Targeting – This course takes the current TASER targeting guidelines and using our unique system is calibrated to be compatible with TASER weapons which will allow you to train your team on less lethal options.
High-Risk Vehicle Stop – HRVS allows your team to train with the unique perspective from inside a squad car while conducting a vehicle stop from first communication to getting the subject in custody.
Active Threat / Active Killer – This course provides your team with the history and methodology of ATAK situations, how to mentally prepare for an ATAK, and distinguishing an active threat from a hostage barricade. Modules 1 and 2 have been certified in 2019 and several more will be released in 2020.
Coming Soon Curriculum
De-Escalation, Verbal De-Escalation, Special Populations, EDP, Autism Awareness, Dog Encounters, TASER Transition, CIT, and Red Dot
Nationally Recognized Partnerships: VirTra has partnered with nationally recognized experts in their respected industries on the new curriculum programs and new scenarios. We are proud to have these fantastic partners help develop the curriculum with us to adapt to what is needed by officers everywhere.
Now with VOS 4.7 – VirTra’s Virtual Instructor™ (V-VI™) is an intuitive approach to training. It is like having a VirTra instructor walk through the training scenarios to train your trainer on the key elements and deliberate training points scripted for the scenarios. By allowing your in-house expert to interface with Virtual Instructor, you can consolidate your training pain points with the confidence of knowing your training needs are met. This can also help keep your team on point for the many hours of continuing education that keeps the curriculum consistent for trainees at any skill level year over year.
Please contact us for more information about how to integrate V-VICTA into your department’s training environment.
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