We bring together the exact skills needed for the mission set of each training exercise or event.

VATC is a leader in designing, building, and executing joint training exercises for Special Operations, conventional forces, interagency community, and partner nations. Our understanding of the entire command environment, from four-star headquarters down to the unit level, enables us to develop more realistic and holistic training exercises that better align with national strategy. We bring together the exact skills needed for the mission set of each exercise or training event.

Our professional exercise planners are supported by:

  • Subject matter experts, including specialists in air, ground, and sea operations; C4I; IT networking; modeling and simulation; intel; logistics; fires; civil affairs; and information operations.

  • Expertise in scenario development, planning, and execution support for unit, joint, and strategic exercise requirements.

  • Over a decade of experience in coordinating with landowners, businesses, law enforcement, news media, other government agencies, public and private organizations, and individuals to create realistic training scenarios.

  • EPIC Ready can support the cost-effective and realistic creation of fully integrated training environments.

We successfully integrate multiservice, intergovernmental, and partner nation forces into combined training environments that increase mission effectiveness while facilitating better coordination and cooperation.

Worldwide Exercise Experience

VATC supported the transformation of Emerald Warrior, from a basic combat search and rescue exercise into the largest Joint Irregular Warfare exercise conducted by the Department of Defense. Building on the success of the transformation of Emerald Warrior, VATC now supports joint and multinational training training exercises around the globe for a variety of different U.S. organizations and partner nations for the most realistic training exercises.

Worldwide Exercise Experience Includes:

  • Exercise Emerald Warrior (Air Force Special Operations Command)

  • Exercise Raven (U.S. Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command)

  • Exercise Trident (Naval Special Warfare Command)

  • Exercise Jade Helm (U.S. Army Special Operations Command)

  • Special Boat Team Readiness Assessment Exercise (Naval Special Warfare Command)

  • Exercise Flintlock (United States Africa Command)

  • Joint Multi-National Readiness Center

  • National Training Center

  • Joint Readiness Training Center