World’s first offshore wind workers certified with virtual reality

By John Engel Follow @EngelsAngle

Twelve offshore wind workers have become the first in the world to receive certification through virtual reality training.

The union workers from Massachusetts were trained through a partnership between VinciVR and Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy. The VR courses feature the Global Wind Organization’s curriculum.

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