Video-supplemented Task Training At the United States Steel Corp. Minntac Mine, Mt. Iron, Minnesota.
Video technology is becoming an important tool for many designers of industrial training programs. This report describes how trainers at the Minntac Mine, Mt. Iron, Minnesota, have developed videocassettes of safe job procedures (sjp) for training miners assigned to perform unfamiliar work tasks. All steps necessary for videocassette production, from idea to finished product, as well as the required equipment and prices, are listed and/or briefly explained. Minntac officials believe that the sjp vidercassettes have contributed significantly to a reduction in mine accidents.