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Unmatched Realism
Unmatched Realism
Unmatched Realism

Total Solutions Training

Guardian Centers provides advanced CBRNE training, exercise, and evaluation programs for the Defense Support of Civil Authorities (DSCA) mission.  Our all-hazards program capabilities are backed by seasoned and well-qualified controllers, instructors, and safety officers along with our purpose-built 830-acre campus with advanced simulation and comprehensive logistics and customer service support.

Guardian Centers provides a blended mix of civilian and military experts with the technical knowledge and real world experience to train and evaluate the high priority units within the CBRN Response Enterprise. As a holistic training solution Guardian Centers plans, prepares and executes  training focused on the integration of military and civilian first responders validating the operational capability of each training organization to respond appropriately to large scale WMD incidents.  

Guardian Centers has the experienced personnel and equipment to provide lanes training, external evaluations, CBRN hazard analysis, mitigation and consequence management.  With the capability to conduct Table Top Exercises, Command Post Exercises, Functional and Full Scale exercises at local, state, regional and national levels.

Expansive Capabilities

  • Immersive Environments

    Immersive Environments

    Our state-of-the-art campus provides realistic immersive environments to train and prepare for real world response scenarios.
  • Realistic Training Aids

    Realistic Training Aids

    Whether it's role players and moulage, high fidelity mannequins, or advanced trauma training models, Guardian Centers provides the right solutions to meet your requirements.
  • Multi-Agency Integration

    Multi-Agency Integration

    As a holistic training solution Guardian Centers has the ability to plan, prepare and execute training focused on the integration of multiple military and civilian first responders validating the operational capability of each training organization to respond appropriately to large scale incidents.

Download our DSCA Spec Sheet

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Guardian Centers’ staff were incredibly pro-active. Everything from last minute search dogs to getting specific ethnic/language capable role players and everything in between was taken care of at the right place and right time every time.

Major Robert J. Casey

Combat Rescue Officer, 308th Rescue Squadron

I’ve seen a lot of sites around the world – this is the most complex site I’ve ever seen.

Chris Schaff

Fairfax County Fire Department Battalion Chief and Commander VA-TF1

The 830-acre property can recreate just about any disaster scenario imaginable…the diverse disaster scenes are really what makes this place state-of-the-art.

Nick Valencia


When my eyes first saw this, it was a wow factor. Our men and women have been around the proverbial block for many years, but this facility, these types of environments we’re finding here really puts us to work.

Louie Fernandez

FEMA Spokesman

I’ve seen other training sites around the country; nothing is as extensive or as realistic as Guardian Centers.

Lieutenant General (Ret.) Guy C. Swan

Former Commander USARNORTH

You will not see a more realistic environment than this anywhere in the world apart from a real incident.

Bob Rea

UK Firefighter (Ret.), UK Fire Service College

We really never had a venue that could allow us to integrate virtually all of that training into a single location…Guardian Centers gets that to a ‘T’.

General (Ret.) Gene Renuart

Former Commander USNORTHCOM, NORAD

This is the only [facility] that I’ve seen that has all of these venues here on one site. It’s like picking off a menu. You tell them I want this, this being this and this is how I want it done and they make it happen.

Chris Schaff

Fairfax County Fire Department Battalion Chief and Commander VA-TF1

Everything that we would see in a disaster that we would respond to, they have created here.

Keith Fontana

Paramedic IL-TF1

I think it gives them the best reality that you can find in the country.

Joe Hernandez

FL-TF2, President, Disaster Medical Solutions

Thanks for providing the dream, facility, and logistical support that resulted in the overwhelming success of exercise Scarlet Response.

Colonel Steven Redifer

Commanding Officer, USMC CBIRF

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Please note: Guardian Centers does not offer individual course registrations at this time. We are currently in the process of updating our official training and course list, as well as adding a wait list for individual registrations. Please check back soon for further details.

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