Smart Utility Systems announced its differentiated solution for Mobile Workforce Training at DistribuTECH 2013.

Smart Utility Systems is aimed at delivering cost-effective solutions on mobile devices that assist utility employees in accessing and using critical training information.

Smart Utility Systems offers configurable training solutions that integrate with the existing training material for the following areas:

  • Safety
  • Generation
  • Transmission and Distribution
  • Planning
  • Operations and Maintenance
  • Administration

Features of the mobile training solution include:

  • Access information by Job Function, Equipment or Schools for fast access to critical information
  • View documents immediately to gain instant information or print them for paper based reference
  • Play training videos and animations for a robust learning experience or for reference that can be played back at any time for your convenience
  • Communicate instantly with the Training Administrator by using the “Comment” feature to address specific documents, illustrations, videos, and information
  • Ask a job expert for advice related to a specific procedure or piece of equipment by using the “Connect Me to the Expert” function
  • Make an instant video or include pictures in your communication with the job expert or the training administrator to illustrate your exact job procedure (installations, repairs, equipment, etc.)
  • Instantly monitor notifications specific to you about equipment and training or responses to your comments and questions
  • View and access “Recent” with one click navigation to immediately recall previous searches

Benefits of using solution:

  • Improves the safety record by reducing the number of safety incidents
  • Mobile learning is a useful add-on tool for trainees with special situations like field services personnel
  • Multimedia content delivery approach improves the interest and attention of the trainee due to the variety of technology used
  • Continuous learning support as the trainees have easy and regular access to the training material
  • Automated tracking of initial and recurring training compliance for regulatory and organizational needs
  • Reduces printing costs
  • Compelling return on investment cost model

The Smart Utility Systems Mobile Platform supports the following solutions:

  • SUS Customer Mobile
  • SUS Mobile Workforce Training
  • SUS Mobile Workforce Support
  • Executive Dashboards
  • Technology Agnostic (Apple, Android, Microsoft)
  • Cloud Based Services Models