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  • Instructional Systems Design of Training System Requirements
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  • Standards Development for Training Systems
  • Multimedia Training Aids
  • Simulation and Training Technology Transfer/Partnerships

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070524-N-8848T-011Battle Stations 21 is a 210-foot-long replica of a guided-missile destroyer that includes special effects lighting, sea and diesel scents, surround audio and water splashing between the pier and the ship. Recruits proceed through shipboard scenarios that will test problem-solving, communications and other essential skills.

120831-N-AW702-003Flight crew and mission specialists assigned to the Naval Air Station Jacksonville P-8A Integrated Training Center conduct training through simulated exercises that along with classroom training present the highest degree of realism in a full-motion simulator.

110209-N-IK959-013The Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) Bridge Trainer provides a fully immersive virtual reality capability that supports the full continuum of training in navigation, seamanship, shiphandling and tactical Anti-Terrorism Force Protection.