Police in rural Ohio are using VR for empathy training

by • 9 months ago

Organizers said the platform's low cost and portability are promising for a profession short on training resources.

Cybersecurity courses critical for public safety as threats grow, company says

by • 10 months ago

The public safety technology firm Mission Critical Partners has begun offering cybersecurity courses designed for emergency responders.

Think tank launches cybersecurity training for state officials

by • 1 year ago

The National Cybersecurity Center's new campaign is aimed at improving awareness among the state legislators who fund IT and cybersecurity policies.

You don't need a college degree to work for Indiana IT

by • 3 years ago

The state's Office of Technology now offers paid on-the-job training through the State Earn and Learn program, emphasizing aptitude over experience.

As 911 goes digital, security and training pose major challenges

by • 3 years ago

Today's aging, analog 911 systems are largely insulated from cyberattacks. But soon they'll be plugged into everything else that gets hacked.

New Jersey touts 'first' innovation training platform for state government

by • 3 years ago

The Innovation Skills Accelerator will put state workers through a 10-course program to prepare them for deeper in-person training around topics including AI and blockchain.

Virginia's cybersecurity training program for veterans begins producing

by • 5 years ago

The first graduates of a program designed to ameliorate the state's cybersecurity talent shortage are now testing for credentials that could place them in the workforce.

Internship program gives D.C.-area high-schoolers a taste of government tech

by • 5 years ago

As government pursues young blood for technology and cybersecurity, an internship program in the D.C. area matches high school students with IT agencies.