Simulation Employment Training - SIMET

Technology School
5 weeks

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About this course

The course is about the design, development, procurement, use and management of models and simulations for applications in experimentation, training, testing, analysis and assessment of military forces, systems and equipment.

It represents the practitioner level of knowledge in this subject and will be delivered in modules.

What you will learn

You will learn/develop:
  • about simulation and modelling for education, training, experimentation and assessment
  • using simulation and modelling in order to enhance understanding of other areas
  • about MOD strategy for the use and development of simulations systems

How will this course help my career?

On successful completion of the course, including use of facilities such as the Simulation and Synthetic Environment Laboratory (SSEL) with its wide range of specialist applications, you will be familiar with the technologies, methodologies, principles and terminology of modelling and simulation as used across Defence, including the challenges and issues as well as the benefits.

Can I attend this course?

This course is suitable for the following type(s) of applicant.
  • Industry
  • Internationals
  • Military
  • MOD Civil Servants
  • Partners Across Government (PAG)
The course is suitable for both military and civilian personnel, including those from defence industry and government departments.

How will I learn?


How will you be assessed?

Assessment is by coursework, which includes written assignments, presentations and oral vivas. 

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