Tag Archives: training

SPA Lands Position on Navy Contract for MPTE Business Mgmt Support; William Vantine Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 28, 2018 — Systems Planning and Analysis will offer business management support services to the offices of the deputy chief of naval operations and chief of naval personnel through its position on a potential $223.9M U.S. Navy contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Aug. 17. The company said it will seek …

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AWS Offers Training Program to Help Public Sector Partners Build Cloud Capabilities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 27, 2018 — Amazon Web Services has launched a two-phase, 110-day program that seeks to train public sector partners on how to conduct cloud readiness assessments and develop tailored action plans for cloud migration, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the AWS Public Sector Partner Transformation Program aims …

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KBRwyle to Conduct Centrifuge-Based ‘High-G’ Flight Training for Navy, Marines

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 17, 2018 — KBR‘s (NYSE: KBR) global government services business will support the training of U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps aircrew in simulated high-acceleration flight conditions under a five-year contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday KBRwyle will facilitate centrifuge-based “high-G” training for an estimated 600 …

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DynCorp Subsidiary Re-Accredited as IACET Continuing Education & Training Provider

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 13, 2018 — A DynCorp International subsidiary has secured re-accreditation from the International Association for Continuing Education and Training for its delivery of IACET course material to military, law enforcement and private sector trainees, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. DynCorp said Thursday its Phoenix Consulting Group company has received approval …

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General Dynamics IT Focuses on AI, ML in 3rd Annual Cyber Training Event

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 26, 2018 — A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit hosted a collaborative cybersecurity training exercise for employees earlier this month that highlighted the use of artificial intelligence and machine learning in cyber efforts, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. General Dynamics Information Technology said Tuesday its third annual Cyber Hackathon, …

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CAE Showcases New Fixed-Base Military Helicopter Training Platform; Gene Colabatistto Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 24, 2018 — CAE has revealed a new helicopter simulation platform at the 2018 Farnborough International Airshow in the U.K. that the company aims to offer to military customers for mission and flight training, ExecutiveBiz reported July 17. The company said July 16 the CAE 700 Mission Reality …

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Raytheon’s Dave Wajsgras Joins Va. Officials to Talk Cybersecurity, Honor NCCDC Champions

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 20, 2018 — Dave Wajsgras, president of the intelligence, information and services business at Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), participated in a discussion with Virginia state officials earlier this month about cybersecurity and opportunities for training in the field, ExecutiveBiz reported July 13. The event, which was held …

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Lockheed Plans to Begin Cargo Aircraft Training Programs at Georgia Facility in September

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 13, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is anticipating its training facility in Marietta, Ga., for the C-130J Super Hercules military transport aircraft and its LM-100J commercial variant to receive clearance to begin operations by September, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Shephard Media reported Wednesday that the Hercules Training Center aims to …

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LinkedIn’s Deanna Grady: Talent Developers’ Role in Workforce Learning Could Advance Citizen Engagement

Deanna Grady, senior manager of federal, state and local government sales at LinkedIn Learning, has said government agencies should provide training opportunities to employees to help them develop new skills needed to facilitate citizen engagement efforts. Grady wrote that talent developers should play a key role in workforce planning initiatives …

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Chris Bauer Joins Valiant as SVP, COO of National Security & Mission Support Division

Chris Bauer, a more than 25-year government contracting industry veteran, has joined Valiant Integrated Services as a senior vice president and chief operating officer of the firm’s national security and mission support division. Bauer will lead the delivery of knowledge-based services such as intelligence analysis and language services as well as …

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