Tag Archives: training

CSRA’s Cyber Institute Cleared to Deliver CompTIA Training Courses

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 30, 2017 — CSRA‘s (NYSE: CSRA) Cyber Institute has received authorization from the Computing Technology Industry Association as a delivery partner for on-premises, online and mobile training on network and system development, maintenance, analysis and defense, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday the authorized delivery partner designation …

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Microsoft, CompTIA Offer IT Training for Military Veterans

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 24, 2017 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) and the Computing Technology Industry Association have teamed to offer information technology training to military service members transitioning to civilian life, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. CompTIA said Tuesday the Microsoft Software and Systems Academy will accept the organization’s Network+ and Security+ …

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American Systems to Help Army Deliver Security Assistance Training; Peter Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 18, 2017 — American Systems will pursue work to provide aviation training services to the Security Assistance Training Management Organization within the U.S. Army through its position on a previously awarded $250 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Monday it will support SATMO’s security assistance programs by facilitating basic …

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CAE Picks Rockwell Collins as Subcontractor for French Air Force Training System

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 14, 2017 — CAE (NYSE: CAE) has selected Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) to deliver two SpectraView visual display systems for Pilatus-built PC-21 simulators as a subcontractor on a CAE contract with France’s air force, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Rockwell Collins said Thursday it will also help integrate and install the …

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Battelle to Support National Guard Training for WMD, CBRNE Response Teams

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 21, 2017 — Battelle will help train National Guard Bureau personnel on response operations for weapons of mass destruction and chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive threats under a $13.8 million task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The nonprofit company said Wednesday the Defense Technical Information Center task order under the …

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Lockheed- & Northrop-Led Teams in Shortlist for Australia’s Simulation Requirement

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 19, 2017 — The Australian government has shortlisted industry teams led by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) for the JP 9711 Core Simulation Capability program, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Shephard Media reported Monday that the teams will seek to secure work to update Australia’s networked simulation …

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Cubic Eyes Wireless Comms Capability Expansion Via Deltenna Purchase; Bradley Feldmann Comments

Cubic (NYSE: CUB) has wrapped up its purchase of U.K.-based radio and antenna communication platforms provider Deltenna for an undisclosed sum in a push to build up wireless communications capabilities for training and tactical applications. Deltenna designs and produces rugged antennas, broadband range extensions, Long Term Evolution base stations and other …

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CAE Books $139M Defense Contracts for Aircraft Training Products & Services; Gene Colabatistto Comments

CAE has secured more than $138.5 million in contracts during the first quarter of its 2018 fiscal year to provide aircraft simulation products, training services and in-service support to U.S. and international defense customers. Montreal-based CAE said Tuesday it received contracts from Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), L3 Technologies‘ (NYSE: LLL) MAS subsidiary and Airbus Group‘s …

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Gene Colabatistto: CAE to Utilize Big Data Analytics to Update Training Systems

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 26, 2017 — CAE (NYSE: CAE) aims to utilize mission playback data and analytics to generate insights that would work to address training challenges and optimize future flight training systems, ExecutiveBiz reported June 19. AIN Online reported June 17 that Gene Colabatistto, president of CAE’s defense and …

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State Dept Approves $750M Training Services FMS Deal for Saudi Arabia

The State Department has authorized Saudi Arabia’s procurement of training services for the country’s air force and other military branches under a $750 million foreign military sales agreement with the U.S. government. Saudi Arabia’s blanket order training program will cover English language, flight, mobile, specialized and technical training services along with …

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