Tandon in the News
New Web-Based Firefighter Training is ALIVE
ALIVE stands for Advanced Learning through Integrated Visual Environments and it is a web-based firefighter training program developed with a federal grant.
- Ed Ballam for firehouse.com July 26th, 2013
- Source: http://www.firehouse.com/news/11068564/new-web-based-firefighter-training-is-alive-through-fireact-grant-funding
While there’s no substitute for classroom and hands on training for firefighters, sometimes that’s just not feasible given scheduling and financial constraints.
That’s one of the reasons why ALIVE (Advanced Learning through Integrated Visual Environments) was created with the support of a Department of Homeland Security Assistance Firefighter Grant Program.
ALIVE is a web-based, interactive training program that simulates critical decision-making aspects of firefighting.
The creators of the program and those who helped fill it with content were presenters at Firehouse Expo on Friday.