The Institute for Simulation & Training is looking for aviation training professionals to take part in a survey which aims get the perspective of SMEs on training technologies like AR and VR.


What is this study about?

Examining individuals’ views on current and near-future technologies (i.e., virtual reality) for training.  


Who can participate? 

Adults ages 18 years or older can participate in this study. 

What will participants be asked to do? 

Go to and complete the online survey by June 28, 2024. 

You will be asked to respond to a brief series of questions asking you to appraise various technologies with potential relevance for aviation training. We will also ask a few questions about your general background to provide context to your responses. We expect your participation in this research study will require no more than a 15-minute time commitment. Whether you take part is up to you.

No identifiable private information will be collected. Information collected as part of this research may be used or distributed for future research studies. 

Study contact for questions about the study or to report a problem: If you have questions, concerns, or complaints, or think the research has hurt you, talk to the research team: by contacting Dr. Florian Jentsch, Professor, University of Central Florida, by email

This study was approved by the University of Central Florida Institutional Review Board, IRB Number STUDY00006664, IRB Approval Date: 4/22/2024.

IRB contact about your rights in this study or to report a complaint:  If you have questions about your rights as a research participant, or have concerns about the conduct of this study, please contact Institutional Review Board (IRB), University of Central Florida, Office of Research, 12201 Research Parkway, Suite 501, Orlando, FL 32826-3246 or by telephone at (407) 823-2901, or email