BOSTON, MA, October 7, 2018 -- Thought Industries, the creator of the world’s first Learning Business Platform™, was selected by Axon (Nasdaq: AAXN), to help the company design, deliver, and implement training programs to customers of the TASER 7 CEW (Conducted Energy Weapon).
Focused on training active duty law enforcement, military and select security professionals, Axon Academy offers a diverse set of instructional courses that cover topics affecting law enforcement professionals around the world.
“I believe the new Axon Academy training and certifications will elevate the best training practices in the public safety industry," says Laura Brown, Senior Director of Axon Training. "We've spent 25 years working alongside education experts, as well as our customers, to develop training methods that are the most effective for de-escalating dangerous situations and ultimately protecting life.”
Built on Thought Industries' white labeled technology, Axon Academy training will feature multimedia activities and full online courses, providing blended learning opportunities and performance tracking that complement Axon's traditional in-class experience.
“Helping Axon provide our law enforcement, military, and security community with proper training isn’t a task we take lightly,” explained Barry Kelly, CEO of Thought Industries. “We’re excited that our platform was selected, and we look forward to working with the Axon team to help them create a world-class academy.”
About Thought Industries
Thought Industries powers the business of learning with their industry-leading platform. The company was founded in 2014 around the core belief that online learning experiences should be modern, intuitive, engaging, and scalable. Today, Thought Industries features a library of powerful, easy-to-use tools that enable organizations to cost-effectively scale their business and engage with customers across their entire lifecycle. All from one, robust platform.
Axon is a network of devices, apps, and people that helps law enforcement become smarter and safer. With a mission of protecting life, our technologies give law enforcement and public safety personnel the confidence, focus and time they need to keep their communities safe. Our products impact every aspect of an officer's day-to-day experience.