The use of Virtual Reality Training for Emergency Response Personnel

  • Marco van Wijngaarden
Conference paper


Virtual Reality Training (VRT) is used in the Netherlands to educate and train operational Emergency Response Personnel. VRT goes. This paper goes about the VRT-system that is used by Nibra and the gained experience from the past year. The conclusion is that VRT is a helpful tool to educate and train multidisciplinary command teams.


Railway Carriage Training Objective Virtual Reality Training Coordination Team Virtual Training 
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© Springer-Verlag London 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Marco van Wijngaarden
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  1. 1.Netherlands Institute for Fire Service and Disaster Management (Nibra)ArnhemThe Netherlands

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