Accession Number:

ADA318680

Title:

Battalion Battle Staff Training System (BN-BSTS) Program Design/Critical Tasks.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Aug 94-Feb 96,

Corporate Author:

BDM FEDERAL INC ALBUQUERQUE NM

Report Date:

1996-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

102.0

Abstract:

This report is a research byproduct that documents the front-end analysis for development of the Battalion Battle Staff Training System BN-BSTS. BN-BSTS, a set of functional area training packages for battalion-level staff officers, is a combination of text and computer-based instruction CBI. Sponsored by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency DARPA, the BN-BSTS was developed for use by the U.S. Army National Guard ARNG. The prototype BSTS comprised 13 courses for training brigade staff officers in individual functional areas and those tasks required to prepare staffs for collective battle staff tasks. The BSTS program, sponsored under the DARPA program umbrella of simulation in Training for Advanced Readiness SIMITAR, is coordinated with three other programs Simulation-Based Mounted Brigade Training Program SIMBART. Simulation-Based Multiechelon Training for Armor Units SIMUTA, and Combat Service Support CSS Training System Development for the National Guard.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE