Accession Number : AD0692115

Title :   ACQUISITION, RETENTION, AND RETRAINING: TRAINING CATEGORY IV PERSONNEL WITH LOW FIDELITY DEVICES.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIV ALEXANDRIA VA HUMAN RESOURCES RESEARCH OFFICE

Personal Author(s) : Grimsley,Douglas L.

Report Date : JUN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 29

Abstract : The report describes research on the effects of the degree of fidelity of training devices on acquisition, retention, and retraining of the ability of low mental aptitude personnel to perform as operators of a Nike-Hercules guided missile system. It also integrates new experimental findings with data from previous studies in this series. The report will be of interest to military personnel concerned with training and training devices, especially for procedural tasks, and to those concerned with training and utilization of mental category 4 personnel. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GUIDED MISSILE SIMULATORS, ARMY TRAINING), (*ARMY TRAINING, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN)), SURFACE TO AIR MISSILES, SEQUENCES(MATHEMATICS), TRAINING DEVICES, RETENTION(PSYCHOLOGY), RETRAINING

Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE