Virtually Everything You Want in a Teaching Tool
Teaching and reinforcing best practices in forklift operation is more important than ever in today’s fast-paced warehousing and distribution facilities. Faced with ever-increasing productivity demands and a shortage of skilled labor, you need new ways to attract lift truck operators, and to prepare them as quickly, efficiently, and completely as possible.
Raymond's Virtual Reality Simulator offers a unique, engaging tool that can simplify everything from hiring to teaching to developing employees for enhanced performance and efficiency.
Why Raymond's Virtual Reality Simulator?
+ Over 250 lessons - covering beginner to advanced skill sets
+ The most truck models and operational scenarios in the industry
+ Flexibility to use a Virtual Reality buck, an actual truck or to switch between both for greater scalability
A Better Experience for Everyone
Teach more students, more quickly, more often, more efficiently.
Learn more quickly completely, securely, and enjoyably.
Reduce costs and optimize operation through efficient onboarding.
+ Setup Quickly
+ Tailor Your Teaching
+ Provide Real-time Feedback
+ Take Control
+ Learn the Ropes
+ Have Some Fun
+ Attract and Retain Labor
+ Familiarize in a controlled environment
+ Reinforce Best Practices
The Most Comprehensive and Flexible Solution Learn on a Truck or Buck
Whether you need to keep valuable trucks in production, train lots of employees a week, prefer a quieter teaching environment, or need to scale quickly to another truck model, Raymond’s VR Simulator can be tailored to your specific needs by working with your choice of a teaching buck or actual truck.
The Benefits Of:
A Virtual Reality Buck
Offers an affordable solution that can be located almost anywhere, and allows you to keep valuable trucks in operation.
An Actual Truck
Offers the broadest range of models and lessons, allowing instruction on the specific trucks and applications in your operation.
Hybrid Buck/Truck Usage
Offers the most flexible and scalable solution that lets you add new trucks and simulations as your fleet changes through a single, upgradable license
One System. Multiple Trucks or Bucks.
The Virtual Reality Simulator offers a more effective learning experience for operator students and a more efficient teaching tool for instructors. Users enter a simulated warehousing environment on a real Raymond forklift truck or buck.
With multiple lift trucks included in the software, you can quickly switch between models for instruction on different forklifts in your fleet. Each one comes with a series of guided lessons that increase in complexity and build upon principles learned in earlier lessons, providing operators with a consistent experience while reinforcing desired behaviors.
Is Training VR's Killer App?
Ask Forklift Drivers
This article published in Forbes highlights the features and benefits of using Raymond's Virtual Reality simulator to help operators learn the truck before getting on the warehouse floor. Read More >
MORE USABLE SPACE
Stationary truck allows operator instruction without the need for large, dedicated teaching areas.
MORE PRODUCTIVE OPERATORS
Immersive, engaging virtual experience develops better skills and builds confidence.
MORE CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT
Real lift scenarios in a virtual environment on stationary trucks.
Additional Resources & News
Broome-Tioga Workforce New York recognized there was a need to find more skilled labor to fill warehouse positions at various community distribution centers. To address this economic concern, it partnered with SUNY Broome and BOCES to develop an educational program that would teach job seeking individuals the needed skills. Part of this program was the Raymond Virtual Reality Simulator, which allowed the participants to enter a simulated warehousing environment on an actual Raymond forklift.
Learn more about the Raymond Virtual Reality Simulator and its benefits to warehousing operations, watch The Raymond Corporation’s presentation, “Virtual Reality Helps Solve a Real-world Labor and Skills Challenge,” from EDGE 2020 Live! The Raymond Virtual Reality Simulator is the first solution to offer virtual reality instructional education modules on an actual lift truck.
Comprehensive Training Solutions
Forklift Operator Training
Designed to help protect your people, equipment, facilities, and materials, Safety On The Move is a training program for lift truck operators that can satisfy the most demanding safety officers and OSHA mandates. Comprehensive and flexible, the program is available with:
+ e-Learning modules
+ Virtual Reality Simulator experience
+ Classroom courses
+ Hands-on instruction and demonstration
Designed to compliment your other training programs, Steps to Safety teaches pedestrians how to act responsibly around lift trucks to create a more secure and productive environment. Skills learned include:
+ Best-practice injury-prevention behaviors
+ Environmental awareness
+ Visual communication awareness
Designed to help you optimize uptime by keeping your onsite forklift technicians up-to-date on the latest tools, technologies, and techniques for repair and maintenance, our Customer Technician Courses can be arranged at:
+ Your Facility
+ Your local Raymond Sales & Service Center
+ Raymond's corporate headquarters