Using Virtual Reality in Technical Training

Using Virtual Reality in Technical Training

TECHNICAL AND PRACTICAL TRAINING FOR EMPLOYEES PRESENTS SEVERAL DIFFICULTIES, FROM THE COSTS INVOLVED IN TRAINING WITH REAL MACHINERY TO THE HEALTH AND SAFETY RISKS THAT SUCH TRAINING CAN POSE.   Immersive learning technology provides a valuable opportunity to...
The Virtual Self and Behavioural Change

The Virtual Self and Behavioural Change

RESEARCH SHOWS THAT INDIVIDUALS SUFFERING FROM SOCIAL ANXIETY CAN BE HELPED BY WATCHING VIDEOS OF THEMSELVES TAKING PART IN VIRTUAL SITUATIONS. (1)   The University of East Anglia study used new imaging technology to allow participants to rehearse...
Collaborative Virtual Environments for Language Learning

Collaborative Virtual Environments for Language Learning

CVES OFFER MANY BENEFITS FOR LANGUAGE LEARNERS. DISCOVER WHAT THEY ARE, AND HOW AND WHY THEY WORK. WHAT ARE COLLABORATIVE VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENTS? Maurice Liebregt defines Collaborative Virtual Environments (CVEs) as “connected computer systems aimed at the fulfilling of...
Ian Livingstone pays a visit to the Immerse office

Ian Livingstone pays a visit to the Immerse office

WE WERE THRILLED TO RECEIVE A VISIT FROM IAN LIVINGSTONE TODAY AT THE IMMERSE OFFICE. Ian Livingstone is one of the founding fathers of the games industry in the UK, having co-founded the Games Workshop in 1975 and launched major game franchises such as Dungeons &...
Why is training important for your business?

Why is training important for your business?

OVER HALF OF ENERGY PROFESSIONALS WOULD LEAVE EMPLOYER OVER LACK OF TRAINING   The challenges of training   In times of economic downturn, training and development has traditionally been one of the business areas most likely to be cut. One of the reasons for...
What are the top learning trends for 2014?

What are the top learning trends for 2014?

WE’RE LOOKING FORWARD TO THE YEAR AHEAD AT IMMERSE LEARNING AND WE’VE HAD OUR EARS TO THE GROUND LISTENING TO THE LATEST DISCUSSIONS ON THE TOP LEARNING TRENDS FOR 2014.   So what will be big in learning this year? Here is a compilation of our favourites:  ...
Recruitment trends in the Oil & Gas industry

Recruitment trends in the Oil & Gas industry

WHAT ARE THE MAIN HR CHALLENGES FACED BY THE OIL & GAS INDUSTRY TODAY? The oil and gas industry is changing and these changes are shaping the challenges and opportunities for recruitment and training in the sector. Rigzone recently published a report highlighting...
LanguageLab.com is now Immerse Learning!

LanguageLab.com is now Immerse Learning!

WE’RE EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE THAT LANGUAGELAB.COM IS NOW IMMERSE LEARNING! Immerse Learning combines the latest 3D learning technology with high quality live tuition so that you can get training where you want it, when you want it, anywhere in the world.   Why the...