The Virtual Reality Technologies (VRT) team create innovative training and development solutions for hazardous industries, using the latest technologies, including virtual reality, augmented reality and mobile applications.
VRT’s Gen4 training solution is a combination of specialised simulated training provided through virtual reality technology and a unique risk profiling capability. Training requirements are determined through evidence based decision-making capability provided by the Gen4 learning management system, Gen4 LMS.
Gen4 complements traditional training techniques, which works to maximise the benefit of valuable face-to-face training services. Through regular and targeted virtual reality refresher training, face-to-face time can focus more exclusively on those aspects which cannot be replicated through technology solutions.
The Gen4 system includes the following functions:
VRT is part of Coal Services, an industry-owned organisation committed to providing critical services and expertise to the NSW coal mining industry. Operating a specialised Health and Safety Scheme, Coal Services provides an integrated suite of services aimed at preventing injury and illness in the workplace by helping employers to identify, assess, monitor and control many risks inherent in the NSW coal mining industry.