NTSA leads a host of initiatives and activities that are vital to the Modeling & Simulation community of practice. Please see the links on the right for more details on some of these activities and initiatives.
Through its close relationship with the Congressional Modeling & Simulation Congress, NTSA serves as the voice of the Training & Simulation Industry and helps to raise awareness of the importance of training and simulation to the well-being of our nation.
NTSA also works hand-in-hand with the NDIA Policy team, which monitors, advocates for, and educates government stakeholders on policy matters of importance to the defense industrial base.
NTSA manages the Certified Modeling & Simulation Professional (CMSP) certification program, which recognizes experienced simulation professionals (engineers and managers) who have met stringent work experience requirements and demonstrated mastery of the M&S Body of Knowledge through an online examination.
NTSA collaborates with numerous international organizations to promote the importance of Modeling, Simulation & Training technologies around the globe.
NTSA leads a number of initiatives intended to encourage students to pursue education and careers in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) fields.