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Army Spearheading Cyber Persistent Training Environment 

Army Spearheading Cyber Persistent Training Environment  | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it
DoD has tasked the Army to lead the way for a joint cyber persistent training environment.
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Simulated Machinery a Tool for Genenerating Interest in Construction Workforce

Simulated Machinery a Tool for Genenerating Interest in Construction Workforce | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it

"As part of an effort to generate interest in the construction industry a heavy equipment simulator"... has been installed to allow participants to "get the sensation of running the dozer, excavator and a motor grater and there's also a welding simulator"

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Simulated Training Gives Edge to Marines

Simulated Training Gives Edge to Marines | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it

"The key part of Marines’ training is developing muscle memory. He thinks Marines should get to the point where they automatically react, based on repeated rehearsals of realistic combat scenarios"

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The Skills for Success

The Skills for Success | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it
"Test takers are given advance information about an organization for the simulation so they can familiarize themselves with its resources, challenges and business context. And for the exam, they’re presented with a specific scenario that requires a strategic and tactical response, which is scored by reviewers"
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Can Gamification Save the Disengaged Workforce?

Can Gamification Save the Disengaged Workforce? | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it

"Four ways organisations can solve the employee disengagement crisis with gamification"

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Crisis Mapping in Nepal

28 Engineer students from Nepal learn to fly unmanned aerial vehicles over their devastated communities.  Utilising PIX4D software, students can make 3D models of their villages aiding the assessment and rebuilding of vital infrastructure.

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The National Skills Academy for Railway Engineering

The National Skills Academy for Railway Engineering | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it

"NTAR will specialise in the development of a rigorous tailored curriculum for the academy in order to deliver the next generation of highly skilled rail technicians, engineers and managers in traction and rolling stock"

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Humanitarian Aid and Evacuation of Non-Combatants

Soldiers from 2nd Battalion Royal Australian Regiment and the Amphibious Ready Element (ARE) move from HMAS Canberra to Atherton tablelands and conduct a simulated Humanitarian Assistance Disaster Relief (HADR) activity as part of Exercise Sea Series"

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See: http://www.oyetimes.com/news/australia/86937-defence-tests-capabilities-on-both-sides-of-australian-continent

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The Changing Face of Battlefield Medicine

The Changing Face of Battlefield Medicine | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it
Even as technology like drones and Stuxnet viruses have made war more remote and data-driven, there’s a bigger expectation than ever for battlefield medical response.
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Simulation Teaches Central Ohio Educators About Families in Poverty

Simulation Teaches Central Ohio Educators About Families in Poverty | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it

“They come out the other end having had a personal experience and connecting better and tearing down barriers and assumptions they have in their mind about poverty that aren’t true,” said Kim Emch, executive director of Serving Our Neighbors (SON) Ministries, which ran the simulation originally created by the Missouri Association for Community Action"

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Navy Building Massive Virtual Air and Sea Combat Training Center

Navy Building Massive Virtual Air and Sea Combat Training Center | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it
The Navy is laying the groundwork now for a 2020 capability that will allow for larger simulation-based training events, with more realistic threats.
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Simulation Training at Ohorongo Cement

Simulation Training at Ohorongo Cement | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it

"Ohorongo Cement is the only cement producer in Namibia, and the skills and knowledge needed can only come from training provided through a combination of simulation training, and continuous on-the-job training"

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New DP Course Reduces Sea Time Training Requirement

New DP Course Reduces Sea Time Training Requirement | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it
Kongsberg Maritime’s training center in Houston, Texas has become the first maritime training facility in North America to offer the Nautical Institute
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Australian Centre for Energy Process Training Facility Second Stage Underway

Australian Centre for Energy Process Training Facility Second Stage Underway | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it
"The facility is an industry-standard simulation and processing operations plant which replicates the oil and gas processing plants across Australia, ensuring our students are 100 per cent job-ready the moment they graduate"
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Tim Peake Drives Remote Robot on Earth from Orbit

Tim Peake Drives Remote Robot on Earth from Orbit | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it

"UK astronaut Tim Peake controls a robot vehicle on Earth from the space station, simulating how humans could one day remotely command vehicles on other worlds"

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Tactical Shooting Simulation Training

Tactical Shooting Simulation Training | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it

"The simulation allows University Police to put attendees into simulations of some of the dangerous situations that officers face on the job. It is intended to test a person’s aptitude to make split-second decisions while still taking police protocol into account"

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Data Analytics Simulation asks Students to Strategize 

Data Analytics Simulation asks Students to Strategize  | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it

"Harvard Business Publishing has released a new single-player simulation that teaches students the power of analytics in decision making"

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Return to Practice in Diagnostic Radiography course at Derby first to be approved in UK

Return to Practice in Diagnostic Radiography course at Derby first to be approved in UK | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it

"It begins with theoretical classroom contact and simulation activities in the Clinical Skills Suite"

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New game-Based Simulation Training For Firefighters

"a team from New York University Tandon School of Engineering is working with five major urban fire departments to build new knowledge on modern residential firefighting into game-based online simulations with an engaging, dynamic format"

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Major Incident Training Exercise Held in Paris

Major Incident Training Exercise Held in Paris | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it

"The principal French authority responsible for civil defense has used MASA’s market-leading crisis management simulation software to conduct a critical training exercise in order to enhance the capital city’s potential response to persistent and violent flooding"

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Royal Navy using Sonar Training Solution

Royal Navy using Sonar Training Solution | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it

"Thales has introduced a new portable sonar training simulation system for Britain's Royal Navy that allows mission rehearsal scenarios with raw real-time data"

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WorldSkills Competitions Test Students

WorldSkills Competitions Test Students | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it

"the competition gave the students workplace experience...A client brings in a task and you have to make it in a certain time. It has to work. It’s a great simulated environment to test that out"

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ANSYS Provides Free Engineering Simulation Software To Students Worldwide

ANSYS Provides Free Engineering Simulation Software To Students Worldwide | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it

"Students around the world now have free access to the same leading engineering simulation solutions used by top organizations and professional engineers to create the most advanced products on the planet"

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Workmen Rescued In Special Operation

Workmen Rescued In Special Operation | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it

"LIFE-savers from Nuneaton have been honing their essential skills at a special session. Fire crews from the town have undergone specialist rescue training with colleagues"

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Training at Ethiopian Airlines via Simulation

Training at Ethiopian Airlines via Simulation | Simulation Ready Workforce | Scoop.it
It’s not real! It can’t be real because I’m sitting in a Boeing 737 cabin that I entered through a 757 door, via a retractable drawbridge. And yet the view from the windows is so convincing I’ve already checked three times to see what might be taxiing by. This is the latest Cabin Emergency Evacuation...
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