Thomas Associates Inc. (TAI)

is a certified woman-owned, small business (WOSB) headquartered in Stevensville, Maryland, with an office in Quantico, Virginia. Since 1988, TAI has specialized in training products development, program management, acquisition and logistics program support, technical documentation writing, multimedia design / production, and subject expertise for the U.S. Armed Forces, leading defense contractors and government agencies. As a small business, TAI offers a streamlined management organization responsive to customer needs, using honed processes in an ISO 9001-compliant quality assurance environment.

Our technical documentation skills come from employing well-trained, experienced writers, editors, graphics artists, photographers, illustrators, proofreaders and subject-matter experts who understand military documentation specifications. Whether the assignment is to create program documentation for acquisition specialists or to write the operations and maintenance manuals for a parachute system, the parameters of effective work include organization, attention to detail and effective customer communications. In the past 10 years, TAI has written more than 50,000 pages of technical documentation and doctrine for DoD and other aligned Federal agencies.

TAI’s comprehensive, blended learning solutions ensure high fidelity and measurable outcomes in training and exercises for military and commercial customers. Our experienced curriculum developers, instructional systems designers, writers, editors, multi-media specialists and web developers, working collaboratively, assess, create, modify and enhance curriculum specifically tailored to the customers’ mission and requirements. Using SCORM-conformant, Section 508-compliant standards, along with the ADDIE model (Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, and Evaluation) and the Systems Approach to Training (SAT), TAI produces college-level courseware on such diverse topics as the USMC’s worldwide cultural training modules and the Navy’s Damage Control Tactical Management System.

We take pride in providing services that result in tangible products for our customers. Our employees are motivated to produce only the highest quality deliverables and we encourage close and continuous collaboration with our customers to ensure goals are clearly understood and shared. Our approach results in the timely delivery of current, accurate products to satisfied customers.