Watch Manager, Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service
Paul has served 33 years with Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service. Having gained considerable operational experience, he moved into Community Safety. After producing the first 360-degree road safety film now being used extensively worldwide. He started to look at emerging technology virtual reality and how it could improve operational training for firefighters. His first steps into this new world saw the development of the first fire investigation immersive, interactive training environment. Other new projects now completed and being used are Fires in Tall Buildings immersive 360 training. New projects on the drawing board Fire Protection of Buildings and Fire Safety in the Home. Paul will show you the potential this has to change training as we know it.