City, University of London and ARuVR® have announced a collaboration in the field of XR (Extended Reality) technology. This collaboration aims to address the skills gap in XR technology by launching the UK’s first Continuing Professional Development (CPD) course for Augmented Reality (AR), Virtual Reality (VR), and Mixed Reality (MR). The course, titled “Introduction to Extended Reality Design and Production,” will launch on January 23rd, 2024, at the “Immersive Design Sector Forum.” This initiative seeks to equip professionals with the necessary skills to deploy cutting-edge training solutions.
In recent years, AR and VR training solutions have transformed traditional learning methods. According to a survey by PwC, organizations that have implemented these technologies have seen improved knowledge retention, increased engagement, and enhanced performance outcomes. With the launch of the CPD course, professionals will have the opportunity to network, experience live demos, and explore City, University of London’s state-of-the-art AR/VR Learning Centre.
ARuVR®, an ISO 27001 accredited XR learning platform, has established itself as a leader in the industry. It has worked with renowned enterprises such as Aramco, Amazon, Coca-Cola, and the Royal Air Force. ARuVR® aims to democratize content creation and user consumption within Learning and Development (L&D) departments, making XR technology accessible to a wider audience.
The CPD course is open to professionals seeking to enhance their XR skills within an enterprise setting. Participants will acquire essential skills for deploying training solutions using “Blended Learning 3.0,” which combines traditional classroom learning with immersive experiences offered by AR and VR technologies.
The official launch of the CPD course at the “Immersive Design Sector Forum” will feature talks from industry experts, including representatives from ARuVR®, Qualcomm, Unity, and Digital Catapult. Panel discussions will explore the realm of “Immersive Education,” shedding light on how XR technology is revolutionizing the acquisition and sharing of knowledge.
ARuVR® distinguishes itself by its ability to revolutionize training delivery. The platform enables code-free content generation, live real-time consumption, and interactive streaming, providing a seamless and engaging learning experience. As an XR company, ARuVR® has achieved the highest level of international certification in Security Management Systems, setting a benchmark for the industry.
Registration for the certified CPD course is now open, with the course scheduled to start in Summer 2024 at City, University of London. This initiative aims to equip professionals with the necessary skills to thrive in the evolving landscape of XR technology and meet the growing demand for immersive training experiences.
The partnership between City, University of London and ARuVR® marks a significant milestone in the advancement of XR training solutions. By introducing the UK’s first CPD course for AR, VR, and MR, this collaboration aims to bridge the skills gap and empower professionals to harness the full potential of XR technology. ARuVR® and City, University of London are at the forefront of this transformative wave as technology continues to reshape the way we learn.
Don’t miss the opportunity to be part of the XR revolution. Register now for the CPD course and be prepared to unlock a world of possibilities in the field of XR training. Join City, University of London and ARuVR® as they pioneer the future of immersive learning.