Big Chip Awards 2016 Shortlist

Big Chip Awards 2016 Shortlist

Digital Training Solutions has been shortlisted for the Big Chip Awards 2016 with its innovative learning platform, Mission Ready.  The platform will compete in two categories: Most Innovative Application of Technology and Best Not-for-Profit Project. Mission Ready is a joint project of DTS and RedR UK,  with financial support from USAID and UKAID.  The platform is aimed at delivering training to humanitarian aid workers around the world. Using DTS’s Near-Life™ technology, learners engage with filmed scenarios that they will likely face in the field and have 10 seconds to make a decision in response to what they have experienced. Their choices determine the outcomes and have real consequences in the […]

Introducing Academy925

Introducing Academy925

Immersive learning platform set to revolutionise corporate training Digital Training Solutions and Josie Hastings Associates have launched a new immersive learning platform that is set to change the face of corporate training. Already derided as dull, the online revolution in education has only made workplace learning seem less engaging than ever. Academy925 is designed to change all that. Utilising cutting edge interactive video technology, Academy925.com takes a game based approach to learning. People who use the platform are placed in an immersive learning environment with first person scenarios requiring users to respond to a range of ‘near-life’ work based situations. When you take the course, you play the role of a newly […]

DTS launches flagship interactive platform: Mission Ready

DTS launches flagship interactive platform: Mission Ready

Working alongside disaster relief NGO, RedR UK, DTS has launched online learning platform Mission Ready for the international humanitarian sector. The platform has been created to provide a number of interactive simulations and challenges to prepare aid workers for what they may face in the field. Become Mission Ready with real-world scenarios Mission Ready puts trainees in a ‘real-world’ environment where they are required to interact with individuals and make decisions. Field Security Management The first training course is Field Security Management, designed to meet the security needs of organisations and individuals working in hostile environments.  Material covering a range of security topics – including context assessment, security planning and staff managment for security – has been developed […]