Accession Number : ADA261572

Title :   Firemaid: User's Manual,

Corporate Author : MATERIALS RESEARCH LABS ASCOT VALE (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s) : Kennett, S. R. ; Gamble, G. I. ; Suendermann, B.

Report Date : JAN 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : This document forms the instruction manual for the computer based fire management training aid, called FIREMAID. FIREMAID is a graphics based, interactive ship fire fighting simulator, which can be based on a range of naval ships. The program was developed to be used in the training of naval personnel, specifically damage control officers, in the correct procedures of fighting ship fires including management of crew and equipment. FIREMAID was written in the computer language C to run on the Commodore Amiga range of computers.

Descriptors :   *COMPUTER AIDED INSTRUCTION, *FIRE FIGHTING, *SHIPBOARD, *USER MANUALS, *COMPUTERIZED SIMULATION, SHIP FIRES, NAVAL VESSELS, AUSTRALIA, INTERACTIVE GRAPHICS, REAL TIME, INSTRUCTIONS, NAVAL PERSONNEL, NAVAL TRAINING, RESOURCE MANAGEMENT.

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Safety Engineering
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE