VR Fire Inspection Training Moves Ahead

June 2005
Fire Chief;Jun2005, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p20
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The article reports that the Commission on Fire Accreditation International is accepting prequalifying forms for fire departments interested in receiving a new virtual-reality training program for fire inspectors. The program will enable novice fire inspectors to practice realistic mock inspections of vulnerable occupancies without leaving their station or adversely affecting the public. Further, it is informed that each department receiving the program must agree to designate a proctor to coordinate student registration and testing and must also meet the technological requirements.


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