VR Is Excellent Onboarding Training Method for Dangerous or Stressful Jobs

Published by , December 11, 2017 1:54 pm

(TrainingIndustry)  Employee onboarding is an area where forward-thinking companies are creating many useful enterprise VR applications. For jobs that are particularly dangerous or high-stress, introducing employees to the environment through virtual reality is a smart approach. In recent years, companies have created realistic VR applications that they have used to train people from surgeons to firefighters. Virtual reality gives new employees as close an approximation to their new workplace as they can have without actually needing to be physically present. The exposure to the simulated high-stress environment should make the VR users more comfortable when they actually face the real-world equivalent.

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