Is immersive technology the future of crew training?
The maritime industry is constantly adapting to new technology and a recent article in Superyacht News discusses the benefits of various immersive technology for training crew members, including virtual and augmented reality.
The VR training is proven to increase knowledge retention by up to 90% as crew are fascinated and interested in the experience, therefore are likely to remember a lot more.
AR training allows crew to immerse themselves in unfamiliar equipment or unplanned maintenance for example, locating piping systems which; with the help of AR makes it a quicker, safer and efficient project.
Read more about this - http://www.superyachtnews.com/technology/immersive-technologies-for-crew-training