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Virtual reality headsets: The latest trend in police training is coming to Alabama

Virtual reality headsets: The latest trend in police training is coming to Alabama

Mobile city officials will vote on Tuesday to spend nearly $50,000 to purchase 10 virtual reality headsets. But the purchases aren’t meant to serve as a taxpayer-funded trip into the metaverse. They don’t play video games. The equipment, when obtained, will provide the city’s police department of approximately 460 officers with a trending and rapidly …

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State-of-the-art virtual reality training for trade schools

State-of-the-art virtual reality training for trade schools

Ideal Industries, Inc. brings immersive learning to the trades through its virtual reality division IVRY Technologies. By embracing cutting-edge VR technology and the metaverse, IVRY courses train future electricians in a safe and accurate manner. The IVRY Virtual Electrical Training program is a series of virtual lessons for the next generation of apprentice electricians in …

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$34.6 million investment in ASU to help create reliable internet access and training for the region

$34.6 million investment in ASU to help create reliable internet access and training for the region

September 29, 2022 Funding makes ASU the home of the largest university-led digital equity initiative in the nation Like food, clothing and housing, the internet has become a basic need. Today, access is a key determinant of quality of life as it connects people to vital health care, learning experiences and work opportunities. Yet throughout …

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Boeing partners with Red 6 to advance fighter pilot training with augmented reality

Dark/light mode (09/29/22) Boeing and augmented reality developer Red 6 are collaborating to develop aerial combat technology to be used for training fighter pilots in advanced tactical aircraft. Boeing is the first company to team up with Red 6 on this kind of advanced training technology. The joint agreement paves the way for the future …

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VRAI wants to tackle the energy crisis by bringing VR simulation training to the offshore wind sector

VRAI wants to tackle the energy crisis by bringing VR simulation training to the offshore wind sector

Virtual reality (VR) has struggled to move too far beyond gaming circles and industry-specific use cases such as medical training, but with the burgeoning metaverse movement championed by heavy hitters technology such as Meta, there has been renewed hope (and hype) around the promise that virtual worlds bring. Just yesterday, Los Angeles-based AmazeVR announced a …

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Saritasa Develops Virtual Reality Training Program for Loadstar Car Inspection and Loading - Grit Daily News

Saritasa Develops Virtual Reality Training Program for Loadstar Car Inspection and Loading – Grit Daily News

Moving training from the field to a virtual environment proves to be safer, more efficient and less expensive NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – Saritasa Technology Solutions, a software partner that provides innovative products and solutions to its customers, has developed a new virtual reality (VR) training system for Loadstar, a logistics and material handling service provider. …

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Virtual reality training coming  to area classrooms

Virtual reality training is coming to classrooms across the region – The Dispatch

Students in career technology education programs and workforce trainees traditionally learn the ropes in the classroom or in the field. But thanks to a $1.49 million grant to provide virtual reality headsets and educational software, Mississippi State University’s Curriculum and Research Unit plans to add another option. Betty Smith RCU Director of Research and Programs …

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First Student Naval Aviators begin training in New Helicopter System

First naval aviator students begin training on new helicopter system

MILTON, Fla. – Twelve naval aviator students from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whiting Field in Milton, Fla., began advanced helicopter training in the new TH-73A Thrasher aircraft in early September.NAS Whiting Field accepted the first TH-73A in August 2021 as a replacement for the 40-year-old TH-57 Sea Ranger aircraft. The TH-57 Sea Ranger provides basic …

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Dementia Reality introduces an empathetic element in the training of caregivers with dementia

(Credit: Morsa Images/Getty Images) A senior living provider has created a virtual reality dementia training program that it hopes will span the continuum of care and become a model for the industry. Chicago senior living provider CJE SeniorLife and Elderwerks Educational Services have partnered with Toronto-based virtual reality company VR Vision to launch Dementia Reality, …

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