Virtual reality training helps labor shortage; Memphis weather

Colbey Patton presents a virtual reality training on Wednesday, June 15, 2022 at Patton Plumbing Heating & Air Conditioning in Mason, Tennessee.  The new training system allows companies to train more workers in a shorter period of time.  Owner Sean Patton said the new system allows his training time to be cut in half.

Good morning Memphis where National Weather Service forecast We have to hit triple digit temperatures today – which brings some risks for those venturing out or even working outside.

But, firstly, shortage of manpower has become a common crisis in the past few years with it becoming increasingly difficult to find skilled workers such as plumbers, electricians and construction workers, Corinne Kennedy reports to our subscribers on her story.

This shortage has forced places like Patton for plumbing, heating and air conditioning to hire younger technicians who are more green and need more training. But in the past several years of implementing virtual reality training, owner Sean Patton said the company has achieved amazing results.

Show us Corin How successful was the virtual reality training In other fields as well.

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The heat wave continues into the summer, along with other dangers

Temperatures are set to hit triple digits in Shelby County this week, with heat indicators reaching 105 degrees.

The Memphis National Weather Service forecast temperatures will remain in the mid-90s through Thursday with highs of up to 100 degrees through Saturday, Our Lucas Fenton reports.

Although it will likely be a dry week, NWS Memphis meteorologist Samantha Brown said there will be a chance to shower over the weekend and possibly next week. However, she said the Mid-South is likely to continue its hot streak and she doesn’t expect those rains to cool the area much.

But heat isn’t the only concern, as the Shelby County Health Department issued an air quality “code orange” warning for ozone levels on Tuesday. Ozone levels at this level are more harmful to sensitive groups, such as those with lung diseases and children.

How Law Nine forced universities to feel comfortable with women in the room

Chapter IX aims to enroll women in graduate schools.  For 50 years, college sports have shaped.

get out on Fiftieth Anniversary of the Supernatural Legislation of Title NineThere is so much to celebrate and still so much scrutiny,

The 37-word Title IX legislation did not once mention sports: “No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, denied benefits, or subject to discrimination under any educational program or activity receiving federal financial assistance.”