Every move they make and every time they brake, train drivers are under constant scrutiny in a realistic simulator controlled by CQUniversity researcher Associate Professor Anjum Naweed.
Workers required to wear heavy protective gear and sports people and coaches using smart garments to track training load and fatigue are among those who will benefit from $1.5 million funding granted to the Healthy Living Design Hub (HLDH).
Australia’s experts on simulated learning have long been aware of the need to create a psychologically safe context for learners, known as a ‘Safety Container’.
They are always at the ready even if they may not be called on. Read more
Published: 10 August 2017
CQUniversity Associate Professor Kirrilly Thompson has co-edited a new Springer publication exploring 'Equestrian Cultures in Global and Local Contexts'. Read more
Published: 20 June 2017
Along with the road-crossing chicken, the old joke about changing lightbulbs has sustained comedians for decades. Read more
Published: 18 May 2017
CQUniversity Emeritus Professor Denis Cryle drew a capacity crowd for the recent launch of his biography of overland telegraph pioneer Charles Todd. Read more
Published: 10 May 2017
Researchers aim to measure the stress hormone cortisol in babies and parents during different types of sleep training, to conclusively rule on which is the least stressful settling technique. Read more
Published: 09 May 2017
CQUniversity has awarded an Honorary Doctorate to the co-originator of the permaculture concept, David Holmgren, during the launch of the Graduate Diploma in Permaculture Design. Read more
Published: 24 April 2017
CQUniversity has been punching above its weight for research into rail driver training and recently provided three presentations for the 4th World Congress on Rail Training in Potsdam, Germany. Read more
Published: 11 April 2017