Training and Assessment Research Group


Our aim is to Improve Human Performance within modern complex systems

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Global market dynamics and competitiveness requires the systems to adapt and keep performing in a sustainable way. This requires research on performing efficient and safe operations by investigating the complex interdependency among humans and machines.

The increasing complexity of modern operations have put new demands on human operator that requires new solutions. Such methods and solutions can be achieved by rigorous, collaborative, and state of the art research, which is the core value of Training and Assessment Research Group (TARG).

More information

For more information regarding our current research project, InnoTraining, investigating virtual reality applications in training and assessment please visit InnoTraining

For more information regarding our upcoming international workshop on training and assessment follow this link to TARG workshops




Humans exhibit a nearly universal desire to learn and share news. TARG will constantly develop and improve their work. The results will be presented in the news bulletin. Please stop by to read about our work.

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2017 Grant Innovating maritime training simulators using Virtual and Augmented Reality (InnoTraining) Research Council of Norway 13 000 000 NOK (approx. 1 460 000 Euros)
2017 Grant Improving Maritime Education, Training and Performance Assessment in Norway MARKOM 2020 NA
2017 Grant SFU pre-project - Simulator Based Education for Maritime Professions MARKOM 2020 1 000 000 NOK (approx. 110 000 Euros)
2016 Grant Involved in Smart Training of Air Traffic Control Officers Oslo Fjord 85 000 Euros
2016 Prestigious Research Collaborations (IS-DAAD Program) with Ruhr University Bochum, Germany Research Council of Norway and German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) N/A
2016 Grant Workshops on Training and Performance Assessment in Maritime Domain MARKOM 2020 700 000 NOK (approx. 75 000 Euros)
2015 Grant Workshops on Training and Performance Assessment in Maritime Domain MARKOM 2020 400 000 NOK (approx. 50 000 Euros)
2015 Grant Grunnlag for nye treningsformer (GRuNT) Oslo Fjord Norwegian Research Council - Oslofjordfondet Funded with 200.000 for 10 months
2015 Grant PhD Position at Maritime Technology, Management and Innovation MARKOM 2020 N/A

See a complete list of grants here