Bloomington, IN – October 9, 2008 – ENVISAGE Technologies announced that the Hillsborough County (Florida) Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) will manage its officer training records, re-certification tracking, and Academy operations with the Acadis Online, Envisage’s turn-key software solution.
HCSO will utilize the Acadis Training Management System and the In-Service module to track officers, instructors, In-service training events, and test scores, as well as Basic training provided to prospective criminal justice officers. The Missed Training and Completed Training reports will provide information on officers who have met (re)certification requirements, as well as those who have not, assisting in the planning of training for the entire cadre of officers at HCSO.
“Acadis Online will provide management of training to our entire cadre of criminal justice officers and enhance our ability to track training towards re-certification,” stated Major Jim Previtera. “It creates legally defensible records for our officers in a unified system, providing us a means to manage our vital part of the criminal justice certification process in Florida. Further, the online offering allowed us to purchase a state-of-the-art system at an affordable cost.” 1
Acadis Online is a turnkey service that provides a complete enterprise training system on an affordable monthly subscription fee. It eliminates the significant capital expenditure for hardware, operating system and database licenses, as well as the ongoing expense of the IT staff required to support enterprise systems. ENVISAGE provides the software (via a secure network link), upgrades, hardware and support all from its DHS-secure facility inBloomington, IN. The service can be accessed securely by training organizations from authorized computers running Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher over a secure, encrypted internet connection.
“We are pleased to assist HCSO with a training solution to manage the complex re-certification process inFlorida,” stated Cory Myers, Vice President of Homeland Security Solutions for ENVISAGE. “Acadis Online provides HCSO with an affordable solution to training management. Software as a Service allows us to provide enterprise technology at price points that all law enforcement and first responder organizations can easily afford.”
About the Acadis Readiness SuiteTM
Acadis™ is an enterprise software application that utilizes a best practices approach to automating and streamlining the management of complex, high-risk training environments such as law enforcement, emergency responders, and the military. The modular architecture allows training organizations to customize this software by implementing appropriate modules as needed, including Automated Scheduling, Registration Management, Housing/Barracks Management, Certification Compliance Tracking, Automated Testing, and Document Management. The optional Acadis Portal Framework allows decentralization of In-service training reporting, class registration, and instructor availability.
ENVISAGE is a recognized leader in first responder training modernization and automation. For over a decade, we have assisted numerous premier Federal law enforcement training organizations within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), U.S. Military, and state law enforcement and public safety training organizations with modernization and enterprise software. Our solutions help organizations achieve operational readiness by automating complex training logistics, storing complete and accurate training records, and maximizing the use of limited resources. For more information, visit www.envisagenow.com.
1 The inclusion of the HCSO references in this press release does not constitute an endorsement by the State ofFlorida or Commission of the products or services of the partner.