Utilizing a SimCell in Your Next Crisis Exercise

Utilizing a SimCell in Your Next Crisis Exercise

Do you want to take your crisis simulation exercises to the next level?   Feel like your Tabletop Exercises have hit the limit in terms their effectiveness and realism? Then you should consider using a SimCell. What’s a SimCell? A SimCell (Simulation Cell) is a...
PreparedEx Podcast Episode 2: 5 Steps to Creating and Delivering Tabletop Exercises

PreparedEx Podcast Episode 1 – Interview with Don Estes

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSSDonald Estes has over 20 years of experience conducting research, analysis, and war gaming support to the Department of Defense, DHS, other government agencies and commercial...
Crisis Exercise – The After Action Report

Crisis Exercise – The After Action Report

An After Action Report (AAR) is used to provide feedback on the exercise. It summarizes exercise events and analyzes performance of the tasks identified as important during the planning process. It also evaluates achievement of the selected exercise objectives and...
War-gaming – Part 1:  The History

War-gaming – Part 1: The History

The term, “war-game” is simply a translation of the German term, “kriegspiel.” Because many are simply uncomfortable with the term “war-game,” feeling perhaps that war is too serious for “games,” you will often see every...