Accession Number:

ADA310080

Title:

Perspectives on the Virtual Training Program from Members of Its Initial Observer/Controller Team.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Apr 95-Mar 96,

Corporate Author:

ARMY RESEARCH INST FOR THE BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES ALEXANDRIA VA

Report Date:

1996-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

84.0

Abstract:

This report examined the Virtual Training Programs VTP strengths and weaknesses from the perspective of its original instructional team. These instructional personnel completed questionnaires and were interviewed regarding their opinions on various aspects of the VTP. Findings from the questionnaires and interviews provided further support for the VTPs instructional value. The participants indicated that unit leaders and units became more proficient during the course of their VTP rotation, and that this improvement was not simply a function of adapting to the Simulation Networking SIMNET terrain and equipment. Corresponding the participants had few problems with most aspects of the VTP.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
  • Cybernetics
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE