What is the Grossman Academy?

Grossman Academy allows you to receive the same training you would get at one of the Colonel's live events, but for a fraction of the cost! With Grossman Academy, you gain relevant and important training 100% online.

What is it like to take an online course?​

Online courses allow you to be progress through the course at your own pace. Each course is divided into video units that you can complete on your own schedule. To measure your understanding, each unit features several assessment questions and interactive components. Grossman Academy courses are delivered online using Virtual Academy's intuitive learning platform and require no additional software or hardware.

How much does a course cost?

Currently, registration for the Grossman Academy On Combat course is only $79, which includes online access to all eight course videos, an electronic copy of On Combat, and a completion certificate. The On Killing Course is also $79 with access to eight course videos and a completion certificate. Group pricing is available; contact grossmanacademy@virtualacademy.com to find out more. 

Can anyone take Grossman Academy certificate courses?

Yes! Grossman Academy courses feature content designed for military and law enforcement personnel, but registration is open to anyone. 

Can I apply these courses for credit toward my training or degree?

Grossman Academy courses may apply toward law enforcement in-service training or higher education credits, depending on your state or educational institution. To find out more, please contact us at grossmanacademy@virtualacademy.com


When will I receive my username and password?

The staff at Grossman Academy personally creates your account to ensure the security of your username and password. You will receive your username and password approximately 30 minutes after your payment is received. 


How can I become more involved in Grossman Academy?

The Grossman Academy is only beginning to grow. As we develop more courses featuring Lt. Col. Dave Grossman and other experts in the field, there will be opportunities for graduates of our courses to become more involved. Follow the Grossman Academy website to learn more. Learn more about becoming a Subject Matter Expert at virtualacademy.com


What is Virtual Academy?

Virtual Academy is the place where quality training is accessible and affordable. Our professionally produced courses allow you to train anytime, anywhere--100% online. From guided system setup to round-the-clock technical support, we are here to help you every step of the way. Learn more at virtualacademy.com.


Are Grossman Academy courses included in Virtual Academy?


Grossman Academy courses are produced by Virtual Academy, but they are not included in the Virtual Academy training package. Although Grossman Academy courses must be purchased individually, Virtual Academy does provide Grossman Academy primers, a simplified version of the course.