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Explore, Engage and Experience
Skillful empowers people to learn valuable skills. The team behind Skillful dreams about making immersive training more accessible and affordable for everyone. Skillful is built using the HyperSkill tool.
Skillful includes a growing number of simulations for a variety of skills ranging from Aviation to X-ray. You can request new simulations here. To help learners at various stages, Skillful organizes simulations into three progressively more detailed levels
- Explore: Explore a field by jumping into an immersive simulation. See what it’s like to walk in someone else’s shoes for a few minutes. Dip your toe in.
- Engage: Dive a little deeper. Try out more scenarios in a field.
- Experience: Continue your journey in your chosen field. See what the professionals in your field go through. Tasks get more detailed, difficult and realistic.
Growing List of Simulations Included in Skillful
This is a simulation experience in the field of robotics where the user is tasked with putting a robot into maintenance mode and ensuring proper safety procedures are followed before allowing a coworker to work on it. The simulation presents the user with prompts to press buttons, turn off power, and use locks to ensure proper safety measures are taken. The simulation branches off depending on whether the user ignores safety prompts or follows the lockout tagout procedures.
Fire Extinguisher Training
This simulation is an interactive training tool designed to teach users how to effectively use various types of fire extinguishers to put out different classes of fires. Specifically, the simulation focuses on using foam fire extinguishers to combat class A fires. Through a comprehensive and hands-on experience, users are guided through the four-step PASS method (pull, aim, squeeze, sweep), which is the recommended technique for using a fire extinguisher.
This simulation is set up inside a medical facility where the user learns how to interact with a patient and check their blood pressure. The user uses the stethoscope and a sphygmomanometer to check the blood pressure and learn about systolic and diastolic pressure.
Pill counting is a step-by-step simulation designed to teach pharmacy technicians the proper process for dispensing pills. The user is prompted to use a spatula and medical tray to avoid touching the pills with their hands. The simulation guides the user through each step, such as opening a pill bottle, dispensing pills onto the tray, counting a specific number of pills, and returning the pills to the bottle.
The miter saw simulation allows you to explore the art of woodwork using a miter saw. You will find yourself in a fully equipped virtual workshop where you can practice and perfect your woodworking skills in a safe and controlled environment.
Bolt tightening simulation is a virtual training tool designed to teach mechanical technicians the proper process for tightening bolts. The user is prompted to use a torque wrench and safety gloves to ensure proper safety and technique. The simulation guides the user through each step.
The simulation offers a step-by-step walkthrough of changing a tire, including removing the lug nuts, using a jack to lift the vehicle, removing the flat tire, installing the spare tire, and properly tightening the lug nuts. Users can practice these tasks repeatedly, gaining familiarity and proficiency in each stage of the process.
Inspect EV Power
The EV (Electric Vehicle) Power Simulation is a virtual training program that focuses on the inspection and maintenance of electric vehicle power systems. It provides a realistic and interactive environment for learners to develop their skills and knowledge in handling and troubleshooting electric vehicle power systems.In this simulation, learners are placed in a virtual workshop or garage setting, equipped with the necessary tools and resources to inspect and diagnose electric vehicle power
Cashier and Menu Training
In this virtual training simulation, the learner is placed in a virtual restaurant space to undergo Cashier and Menu Training. The purpose of this simulation is to provide hands-on experience and training to learners in the retail industry, specifically focusing on cashiering and menu-related tasks.The learner will be presented with prompts to ask questions or utilize the prompts panel in case a voice intent is rejected. This interactive approach allows learners to practice their communication and problem-solving skills in a realistic restaurant environment.
In this Fault Diagnosis Simulation, the user works on a palletizing robot that is experiencing a fault. According to the technician's report, the error is related to the pneumatic lines, but the exact issue is unclear and needs to be diagnosed. By engaging in this Fault Diagnosis Simulation, the user learnsproblem-solving skills, gain hands-on experience in diagnosing faults, and understands the importance of systematic troubleshooting in maintaining and repairing complex machinery.
Startup procedures simulation is a virtual training tool designed to teach aspiring pilots the proper process for starting up and preparing a prop plane for takeoff. The user is prompted to follow pre-flight checklists To ensure safe and efficient operation of the aircraft. The simulation guides the user through each step, such as conducting a pre-flight inspection, setting up the cockpit, starting the engine, and performing vital system checks.
Patient diagnostic simulation is a virtual training experience designed to provide healthcare professionals with hands-on practice in the process of diagnosing patients. In the patient diagnostic simulation, learners are presented with virtual patients exhibiting various symptoms, medical histories, and physical findings. Physical examinations are then performed to evaluate the patient's vital signs, general appearance, and specific physical symptoms associated with their condition.
Bake a cake
This simulation aims to teach learners about the process of baking a cake. The learner is situated in a virtual kitchen space equipped with all the necessary ingredients and kitchen equipment to bake a cake The learner follows a step by step procedure to prepare the batter and bake the cake.
Bake a pizza
This simulation aims to provide a step=by step guidance to the learner on how to bake a pizza. The learner has access to all the required ingredients and kitchen equipment to bake a pizza. The kitchen also has a poster describing the portion and quantity of the ingredients to be used in the pizza-making process.
Clear the fault Simulation
The simulation guides the user through each step, such as identifying the source of the fault, selecting the correct tools and techniques to clear the fault, and testing the machinery to ensure it is functioning properly.
The 5S simulation is designed to train users in the principles of the 5S methodology, which is used to optimize workplace environments. The simulation presents a disorganized workspace and guides the user through the 5S steps of Sort, Set in Order, Shine, Standardize, and Sustain to organize and eliminate waste.
Left Arm X-Ray Simulation
This simulation allows healthcare professionals, students, and enthusiasts to practice and refine their skills in positioning the patient, adjusting the X-ray machine, and interpreting the resulting images. It provides an immersive training environment, offering interactive guidance, anatomical highlights, and realistic simulations. With educational features and hands-on practice, the simulation enhances learning, improves technique, and prepares users for real-world X-ray scenarios.
Dentist X-Ray Simulation
A mouth X-ray simulation involves creating a virtual representation of a person's mouth using computer graphics. It starts by generating a 3D model of the mouth and teeth. Then, specific properties and visual effects are applied to mimic the X-ray appearance, including variations in bone density, tooth structure, soft tissue representation, and X-ray artifacts. The final output is a realistic image or video resembling an X-ray, which can be used for educational purposes, patient communication, and training dental professionals without radiation exposure.
The Welding Simulationimmerses aspiring welders in a realistic environment to learn and practice proper welding techniques. It emphasizes safety measures, guides users through equipment setup, and provides step-by-step instructions for various welding processes. Interactive exercises and challenges allow users to refine their skills, We have the option to revisit the simulation and reinforce learning.
The multimeter simulation allows users to learn and practice using a multimeter in a realistic and immersive environment. It provides a hands-on experience without the need for physical equipment.In this simulation, users can explore a laboratory setting where they can interact with various electrical components and circuits. The simulation replicates the functionality of a multimeter, a versatile measuring instrument used to measure voltage, current, and resistance in electrical circuits.
Forklift Training Simulation
Forklift training simulation immerses participants in lifelike forklift operation simulations. The training program includes scenarios which mimic forklift models and environments, providing a comprehensive training experience. Performance tracking and recording allow for assessment and feedback. This cost-effective and efficient approach minimizes the risk of accidents while training forklift operators, ensuring they gain practical experience and enhance safety awareness before operating in real-world settings.
Chest X-Ray Simulation
The chest X-ray simulation is an imitation of a real chest X-ray imaging. It helps in training, education, and research by replicating the appearance and features of a chest X-ray. Simulations are useful for practicing interpretation skills, evaluating software tools, and studying different conditions.
Hand Me Scalpel Simulation
Hand me a scalpel is a simulation where the player will be playing the role of an assistant to a surgeon and will hand over a scalpel from a Mayo tray/surgical tray when the surgeon asks for it. User will assist the surgeon in a minor surgery by assembling the surgical tools in a mayo tray and by handing him or her the scalpel from the mayo tray.
Reflex Knee Test Simulation
Upon entering the simulation, users find themselves in a virtual clinic with state-of-the-art visuals and audio. The VR controllers allow participants to explore the virtual space and interact with various elements. The simulation guides users through a series of reflex knee tests designed to evaluate the accuracy of a patient's reactions. It gives the user an insight into how the test is performed in a natural scenario.
Take Temperature Simulation
The simulation covers the four primary methods of temperature measurement: oral, forehead, axillary (armpit), and tympanic (ear). Participants are guided through each method, learning the correct techniques, positioning, and considerations specific to each approach. This simulation enhances learners' proficiency in temperature measurement methods, promoting patient care and accurate diagnosis in real-world healthcare settings.
Take Pulse Simulation
The Take Pulse simulation is an immersive virtual reality experience designed to educate and train learners on the accurate assessment of a patient's pulse. The simulation guides participants through pulse-taking technique and carotid pulse assessments. Users learn the correct hand placement, positioning, and pressure required for the method. They also gain knowledge about the normal range of pulse rates and factors that may affect pulse characteristics.
CPR with AED Simulation
The CPR with AED simulation is an immersive virtual reality experience that provides users with hands-on training and practice in life-saving techniques. This cutting-edge simulation creates a realistic environment where participants can learn and enhance their skills in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) with automated external defibrillator (AED) usage. Equipped with VR headsets and motion controllers, participants can navigate the virtual environment, interact with virtual characters, and perform CPR and AED procedures.
The Gurney Procedure simulation is an immersive virtual reality experience that aims to train and familiarize learners with healthcare professionals tasks, the proper protocols and techniques involved in transferring patients onto a gurney or stretcher. The simulation serves as a valuable training tool for learners in patient handling and promoting a culture of patient-centered care. By offering a safe and controlled virtual environment, this simulation contributes to improved patient outcomes and reduced risk of injury during the gurney transfer process.
Forensics-I: Forensics Scenario - Field
As a virtual forensic scientist in the field, you'll find yourself at the heart of crime scenes, from abandoned warehouses to upscale apartments, each richly detailed and meticulously designed. Your mission is to meticulously collect and analyze evidence, ranging from fingerprints, blood spatter, and hair samples to digital footprints and trace chemicals. Use cutting-edge tools and techniques, mirroring real-world practices, to process and document the evidence.
Forensics-II: Forensics Scenario - Lab
Dive into the captivating realm of forensic science through our innovative lab simulation. This virtual experience offers you the unique opportunity to step into the shoes of a skilled forensic scientist working diligently in a state-of-the-art laboratory environment. In this simulation, you'll uncover the intricate art of analyzing evidence collected from crime scenes. From blood samples and fibers to mysterious substances and digital artifacts, you'll have the chance to conduct a wide array of tests and experiments using true-to-life techniques and instruments.
Agriculture: Planting and GreenHouse Setup
Embark on an exciting horticultural journey with our immersive greenhouse setup simulation. This virtual experience offers a comprehensive and interactive platform for users to learn the art and science of establishing thriving crops within the controlled environment of a greenhouse. From arranging seed trays and preparing nutrient-rich soil to configuring irrigation systems and adjusting lighting, every aspect of greenhouse setup is at your fingertips. Experiment with various layouts and placement strategies to maximize space and light distribution for healthy and vigorous growth.
Agriculture: Growing and Crop Maintenance
Embark on a green-thumbed journey into the world of horticulture with our captivating greenhouse growing simulation. This virtual experience invites you to become a skilled cultivator, learning the art and science of nurturing plants from seeds to thriving crops within the controlled environment of a greenhouse. Step into a meticulously designed virtual greenhouse, where you'll be greeted by rows of lush greenery and a diverse array of plant species. Your journey begins with selecting seeds, each with their unique growth requirements and characteristics. Through an intuitive interface, you'll prepare soil, sow seeds, and tend to young plants as they emerge into the world.
Lockout Tagout (Safety) Simulation Training
Simulation in which learners will be introduced to a scenario wherein they need to apply the OSHA approved Safety Procedure - Lockout Tagout before attending to repair a malfunctioned robotic arm. This simulation will give the learners hands-on experience on learning the correct process and procedure to implement the Lockout Tagout process
Automotive - Electric vehicle Exploration
The EV (Electric Vehicle) Power Simulation is a virtual training program that focuses on the inspection and maintenance of electric vehicle power systems.
Culinary - Sommelier - Wine Choice
Sommelier - Wine Choice simulation guides you through the process of helping a patron choose a wine by playing the role of sommelier in the field of culinary science.
Server room - Data Center
This simulation guides you through the process of working in a data center and identifying the process involved in maintaining systems
How to use - Metal Polishing tool
This simulation offers a step-by-step walkthrough of working around with a metal polishing tool.
How to use - Metal Cutting tool
This simulation offers a step-by-step walkthrough of working around with a metal cutting tool.
Fields Investigation 1
Forensics - Field simulation guides you through understanding the crime scene and playing the role of a field detective.
Fields Investigation 2
Forensics - Field simulation guides you through understanding the crime scene and playing the role of a field detective.
Forensics - Lab simulation guides you through examining the evidence gathered in the field by playing the role of a lab assistant.
This simulation offers a step-by-step walkthrough of working around with a belt sander.
Aviation - Flight Experience
Flight Test is designed to make the user experience the marvel of VR in the most prolific forms of flying and controlling a prop plane through the headset.
This simulation offers a step-by-step walkthrough of working around with a bosch drill.
This simulation offers a step-by-step walkthrough of working around with a drill press.
This simulation offers a step-by-step walkthrough of working around with a vacuum former.
This simulation offers a step-by-step walkthrough of working around with a heat press.
This simulation offers a step-by-step walkthrough of working around with a horizontal bandsaw.
This simulation offers a step-by-step walkthrough of working around with a vinyl cutter.
This simulation offers a step-by-step walkthrough of working around with a horizontal bandsaw.
This simulation offers a step-by-step walkthrough of working around with a printer/cutter.
This simulation helps you interact with an AI and guides you through the process of appearing for an interview along with providing you a score an feedback after the completion.
MiniCut 2D Foam Cutter
This simulation offers a step-by-step walkthrough of working around with a mini cut 2D foam cutter.
CTE - Hand Saw V2
This simulation offers a step-by-step walkthrough of working around with a hand saw.
How is Skillful different from other products?
- Immersive: Skillful is a VR/AR-first product, though web and mobile are also supported.
- Affordable: Skillful’s price is FAR LOWER than other companies. For a school site, Skillful costs just $149 per month for unlimited devices and only $1 per student. Skillful comes with a VR headset leasing option. The price for device lease is $1000 per year, which is also FAR LOWER than other companies. Please use this link to purchase. For device rental, please email to email@example.com.
- Fast: Thanks to HyperSkill, new learning simulations can be created within days or weeks, not months. Tell us about a new simulation you would like to see included in Skillful.
- Authentic: The team behind Skillful built HyperSkill to serve leading enterprise companies in manufacturing, healthcare and other sectors. The knowledge and experience gained from building HyperSkill is applied to make sure that Skillful simulations teach authentic skills.
- Fun: VR/AR technologies make learning fun.
- Comparison of cost-benefit offered by Skillful versus other vendors.
Annual content license per site
Annual rental cost for 1 headset
Rental – Annual cost for 20 headsets
Owned – Annual cost for 20 headsets
Owned – Annual cost for 200 headsets
New sims released each month
Interactions with Virtual Objects
Oculus Quest support
Ability to customize sims without code
Customer owns content
How to buy Skillful?
Skillful price is $149 per month for one school site (building), billed annually ($1,788). Skillful is part of the HyperSkill Education license. To buy Skillful, please click here.
Once Skillful has been purchased, an unlimited number of students and teachers from the school can access any simulation included within Skillful on an unlimited number of devices.
To buy Skillful, please contact sales.
Frequently Asked Questions
- Do you provide VR headset lease option or would we need to purchase them?
- We do provide VR headsets. We will ship them out to customers upon receiving the purchase order. The headsets will arrive with HyperSkill pre-installed and the device in kiosk mode. Device lease cost is $1000 per year per device. Minimum 2 year contract is required. The device specs are as follows: Storage 256Mb, Elite strap with additional battery, carrying case included, as shown below. Please contact us to place an order.
- Alternatively, customers can order their own VR headsets. They are easy to order online. Please contact us and we will be happy to help. Our focus is exclusively on software. This enables us to focus on creating quality content and keep the price low.
- How long does it take you to create new simulations?
- We can deliver new simulations within a few days, unlike other companies which often take months. Please tell us about new simulations you would like to see included.
- Does Skillful provide scores for students?
- Yes, simulations provide scores and other feedback at the end each session.
- Do Skillful simulations provide guidance to students?
- Yes, simulations provide text and spoken guidance to students. It is also possible to turn off the guidance for testing purposes.
- How do I cast or stream what the wearer of the device is experiencing to an outside display?
- To cast or stream what the wearer of your device is experiencing you can follow the steps on Meta’s website found here. As long as your device is connected to the wifi you will be able to cast the experience to any other wifi-enabled device
- What steps or setup do I need to do to gain access to the content?
- To gain access to the content you will need to register an account at https://siminsights.com and purchase a subscription matching your needs. Then, after launching the HyperSkill application you will log in with the same credentials you used to register to gain access to the Skillful content as well as any of your other personalized content.
- What access or setup is required to gain access to the Skillful library of content?
- You need to purchase the educational content license. The directions to do so are above in the How to Buy Skillful section.
- What protections are there to prevent misuse or unwanted access to content on the device?
- If you are setting Skillfull up on your own device your device can be locked with an age restriction parameter on creation of your Meta account. On our provided devices, available through leasing, only the HyperSkill software will be able to be launched on the device.
- Where can I find the HyperSkill platform?
- HyperSkill can be found on the Oculus store. Just search for the term “HyperSkill” and you can find us on AppLab on the Oculus store and install it on your device.
If you would like access to Skillful, please contact us.