New developer joins the team

INTRODUCING our newest team member, Mike Duxbury. Mike joins the Cineon team as a Unity developer, bringing with him a wealth of skills and knowledge in virtual reality design and 3D model design. Mike has enjoyed a varied career in IT and management before studying virtual reality game design via the University of London, and is excited to join the … Read More

Cineon are Cyber Essentials certified

CINEON Training has gained its Cyber Essentials certification this week, meaning they are cyber secure and eligible to bid for government contracts. Cyber Essentials is a scheme that aims to help organisations implement basic levels of protection against cyber attacks, demonstrating to their customers that they take cyber security seriously.  The scheme is available at two levels: Cyber Essentials – … Read More

Team showcase work at industry events

WE have had a busy autumn here at Cineon HQ. As well as putting the finishing touches to some of our latest work, we have attended a number of interesting events, with many more booked in to the diary. In September we were invited to exhibit at the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority’s Safety and Well-being Awards in Manchester, which recognises and … Read More

Cineon join Government technology marketplace

CINEON Training has been named as a supplier on Crown Commercial Service’s Spark: The Technology Innovation Marketplace, for emerging technology products. Spark has been introduced to help central Government and the wider Public Sector access new and emerging technologies. It focuses on emerging technology products and innovative technology predicted to have the largest impact during the next two to five … Read More

Virtual reality training for counter terror policing

Anti-terror-police-house-search-simulation-design

IN partnership with researchers at the University of Exeter and trainers at the Metropolitan Police, Cineon are using virtual reality (VR) to prepare police officers to spot terror related activity. During house searches police officers need to be aware of signs that might indicate terror related activity, as early identification may help to prevent incidents. Effective searching requires officers to … Read More

Continuing work to improve nuclear operator training

nuclear air-fed suit operator conducting a scabbling task

THE Cineon team are currently working on the second phase of a project to train nuclear workers in safety procedure surrounding air-fed suits. This work follows on from funding obtained from Innovate UK last year, where Cineon developed a prototype virtual reality (VR) simulation designed to train operators in the correct dressing procedure of air-fed suits (fully contained hazard suits … Read More

Games Designer/Developer wanted to join our team

NB: The deadline for this position has now closed CINEON Training is looking for someone to join its small, but growing team, at our studio just outside Exeter, to help us develop a next generation of immersive training simulations for high-risk industries. We are looking for a games designer/developer who is eager to work with new technologies to deliver high … Read More

Funding grant to help promote work at conference

winners of Devon County Council funding grant for small businesses

CINEON Training is delighted to receive a grant from Devon County Council to promote its work. A record number of Devon companies have received funding from the latest Business Promotion Grants awarded by Devon County Council. The funding is to help small businesses gain valuable exposure at trade shows and exhibitions across the country. The initiative helps local firms to … Read More

NHS staff enjoy VR training day

Nhs healthcare professionals VR training day

THE team at Cineon have been busy this past month working on a number of new VR simulation training projects. However, that isn’t all we do at Cineon. In partnership with Nic Steevenson from Human Performance Solutions, we recently hosted a training day with Insightful Health Solutions, working with a team of NHS staff to demonstrate how VR can be … Read More

Cineon launches radiation safety training tool on Quest

Virtual reality radiation protection simulation training tool

CINEON is excited announce the launch of a new radiation protection training tool, which will be the team’s first virtual reality simulation designed for the Oculus Quest. This fully immersive VR tool had been designed for use in industries that requires radiation safety training such as power stations, hospitals, universities and schools. Users can experiment with dosimeters to detect radiation … Read More