The psychology of learning and VR training

Eye Tracking training game

In this blog post, DR DAVID HARRIS, from the University of Exeter, discusses how psychological theories and learning principles underpin what we do at Cineon to develop meaningful, useful, virtual, training tools that work to maximise skill learning. THE training tools that we develop at Cineon are underpinned by a number of learning principles. By designing VR training tools based … Read More

Cineon offer help to train NHS staff battling COVID-19 virus

A TRAINING company from Devon is offering up its services to help support the NHS in its fight against the Corona Virus. Cineon Training is a company that specialises in delivering remote, screen based interactive training. They are now asking how they can help in the nation’s effort to stop the spread of Corona Virus COVID-19. Company boss Toby de … Read More

Cineon brings VR to Galp Energisers Summit

Lady using Virtual reality headset in front of poster

THE Cineon team have returned from Lisbon where they attended the Galp Energisers Summit 2020. Representatives from Galp saw our virtual training tool designed to train oil refinery operators, and developed using cognitive task analysis, in action at a demonstration in Brussels last year. The Galp annual conference was attended by more than 1,000 delegates from across the globe and … Read More

New work with Magnox to train workers in decommissioning activities

WE have been commissioned by Magnox to create a virtual training tool to teach workers how to use specialist tools used in decommissioning activities. Cineon Training are again working with Magnox, this time to create a virtual version of a laser cutting tool which is to be used to dismantle a nuclear reactor. This virtual laser cutter will be used to train … Read More

Concawe training tool features in Dutch article

WE are delighted to feature in an article about our VR training work in the oil industry, from the Dutch oil refinery association VNPI, whose conference we were invited to attend last year in The Hauge. The article refers to our Oil refinery Virtual Reality Training Simulation Tool developed with Total, Antwerp and Concawe, and features an interview with Cineon … Read More

Cineon founder meets Dutch minister for energy and environment

Conference attendees watching a Virtual Reality demonstration

CINOEN founder Toby de Burgh, was honoured to meet the Dutch Secretary of State for Energy and Environment, Stientje van Veldhoven, during a conference last month. Cineon was invited to the Dutch oil refinery association VNPI annual conference and dinner at The Hague in December, to demonstrate the oil refinery Virtual Reality Training Simulation Tool developed with Total, Antwerp, and … Read More

Virtual training simulation named in Top 10 VR Experiences of 2019

Oil refinery compressor oil levels and health and safety poster

THE Cineon team are honoured to have been chosen as one of the top 10 VR marketing Experiences of 2019 by the world’s biggest business directory of VR, AR and 360 video studios. Cineon were approached by last year to feature three of its recent case studies on the website. And this week it was announced that its work … Read More

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