Englewood, Colo.-based Air Methods Corp. has opened the doors of its 14,000-square-foot center dedicated to aviation, medical and maintenance training technology. The facility, located in nearby Aurora, features a Eurocopter EC135 training device equipped with an Air Methods cockpit that allows for scenario-based training. The clinical section of the facility includes an adult human patient simulator (HPS) and a TraumaMan skills trainer. The HEMS operator will use the center to train new pilot hires and conduct pilot assessment interviews. The facility includes office space in addition to the classroom and simulation areas.
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