A Survey of Research Problems in the Utilization of Mobile Training Units

This report has yet to be scanned by Contrails staff

Report Number: HRRC RB 51-6
Author(s): Swanson, Robert A.
Corporate Author(s): Human Resources Research Center
Laboratory: Technical Training Research Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1951-04
Pages: 10
Corporate Report Number: Laboratory Research - No Contract
DoD Project: 21-07-026
Identifier: ADF760081

Abstract:
Mobile training units, recently renamed mobile training detachments, are utilized in assisting the Air Force in the transition of qualified mechanics to the newest types of aircraft. Modifications are frequent in new aircraft and many of these must be reflected in the training devices as quickly as possible in order to keep instruction up-to-date. Although mobile training detachments have as their primary mission the development of knowledge within a military occupational specialty covering the various systems of aircraft, there are other Air Force training problems which also have been handled. The Department of the Air Force requested that 'a research study of means of improving the effectiveness of the Mobile Training Unit utilization be undertaken by the Human Resources Research Center.' More specifically, in the basic communication and in the several indorsements, it was requested that a study be made of various training devices employed by the mobile training units to determine their comparative effectiveness. It was not intended, however, that any comparison be made of the relative effectiveness of mobile training units as compared with other training organizations.

Provenance: IIT

Other options for obtaining this report:

Via the Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC):
A record for this report, and possibly a full-image download of the report, exists at DTIC

Via National Technical Report Library:
This report may be available for download from NTRL. Use the Title from this record to locate the item in DTIC Online

Indications of Public Availability
No digital image of an index entry indicating public availability is currently available
There has been no verification of an indication of public availability from an inside cover statement