Thursday, February 15, 2018

Virtual Reality EHS Modules Create "Hands-On" Training

PetroSkills RDC Solutions has teamed with EON Reality ( to create Virtual Reality Modules for hands-on safety training. This technology allows users to view and perform skills in an immersive environment using a Virtual Reality (VR) goggles and controllers to see and feel the activities. The VR modules were introduced at the PetroSkills Conclave meeting in January 2018. Current EHS courses that have been created and those under development include:

Hazard Communication:
A5005 – Benzene
A5029 - Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S)
A5019 - Asbestos

Safe Work Practices:
A5003 - Confined Space Entry
A5012 - Lockout/Tagout
A5022 - Fall Prevention
A5065 - Driving Safety
A5030 - Hot Work
A5090 - Office Safety

Powered Industrial Equipment:
A5056 - Rigging, Slings and Crane Lifts

Industrial Hygiene:
A5013 - Eye and Face Protection

Simulations show where exposure to H2S is possible.


Instruction for lockout/tagout procedures is simulated.

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