Can compliance training actually be fun?
JANUARY 17, 2017
No one EVER looks forward to compliance training sessions. The reason people attend compliance training sessions is same as the reason six-year-olds brush their teeth every morning. Compliance trainings are somewhat tricky to administer because they are not about sharing information or teaching a new skill. Instead, compliance training is usually about influencing employees to alter their behaviour favourably. As a result, most employees tend to look at compliance training as an obligation or a necessary evil, rather than a choice. Let’s face it.
Safety and Compliance Training: Should it Be a Game?
JULY 16, 2014
The problem is that safety training has a much bigger impact beyond simply “remaining in compliance.” The problem with safety and compliance training is that it is often, by nature, rather dry material. It is critical that safety and compliance training both engage employees while also helping them retain the key information for application on the job.
Fun Compliance Training – A Real Phrase
SEPTEMBER 9, 2016
Fun Compliance Training – A Real Phrase. In life, there are few certainties, one in particular which you will be exposed and subjected to is compliance training. Compliance training as we know it is meant to be a boring and highly regimented experience. Believe it or not, compliance training as we know it is slowly evolving. Compliance Training compliance eLL
e-Learning and Compliance Training: Strategies for impactful course design
OCTOBER 14, 2014
Compliance trainings feature prominently in most organizational training calendars. So, while the technology platform is compatible with compliance trainings, there are certain design strategies that also need to be kept in mind when creating a compliance online learning course. Interactivities: Compliance courses are often long and data-heavy. Videos or Animation?:
Affordable Care Act: Training for Compliance
JUNE 4, 2013
In a recent post, we talked about compliance training … and the importance of making it memorable. We showed case studies of various approaches to compliance training for topics like avoiding bloodborne pathogens , evacuating a building and washing hands properly. Regulatory compliance recently got even more important for healthcare providers. Obstetrical Adverse Events.
Compliance, LMS and Content – Boring You Bet, Then again.
APRIL 7, 2015
I’m going on a limb here, but I suspect that either at some point this year or latter of last year, many of you had to complete some compliance training. In the past two weeks, I have talked to folks who when asked upon or discuss a LMS, let me know that it was created for compliance and regulatory. I’m sorry to disappoint, but it wasn’t. . It wasn’t about compliance or meeting regulations it was about training – let me repeat that – training. At the education level, learning. Now tell me where is compliance in this whole equation?
How to Increase Learner Retention from Compliance Training… and Reduce Boredom
MARCH 12, 2014
No one wants to take compliance training, yet a huge percentage of corporate learning is centered around compliance. Help learners acquire compliance-related information they must know “cold.” ” Help learners find and locate relevant compliance information as needed. Make compliance training as engaging and effective as possible within a limited budget.
Online Compliance Training: 4 Best Practices
JULY 5, 2016
It is well known that abiding by the various compliance rules and regulations is mandatory for employees of any organization. Also, the emphasis laid by organizations now-a-days on compliance training is evident. But often, employees dislike taking the lengthy, dry compliance training. Games, Simulations,& Scenarios. Training Solutions Compliance Training
3 Ideas to Make Your Online Compliance Training Program Engaging
DECEMBER 7, 2016
So, organizations are leaving no stone unturned to deliver compliance training. But often, these compliance training programs end up being lengthy and dry; so employees dislike taking them. And with great demand and necessity, comes the need for creativity to develop engaging online compliance training courses. Game-based Learning Approach. Microlearning Technique.
Information on E-Learning and WCAG 2.0 Compliance in Australia
JULY 27, 2013
Level A compliance by 31 December 2012, and are now required ensure all externally and internally web-based content achieves Level AA compliance by 31 December 2014. However, good practice suggests those organisations with capacity achieve WCAG compliance should do so. compliance? compliance mean for e-learning design and development? compliance. compliant?
10 Commandments to Make Online Compliance Training Engaging
NOVEMBER 30, 2016
Let’s admit it, ‘interesting’ and ‘exciting’ will not be the first words that come to employees’ minds when they think of online compliance training – so infamous they are for being boring and dry. But, since it is mandatory for organizations to deliver compliance training, they cannot afford such a reaction toward it. Do not force learners.
Creating a Blended Learning Solution for Effective Compliance Training
AUGUST 25, 2016
Many organizations use the self-paced technology-enabled learning format to deliver compliance training. According to a report published by the E-learning Magazine , nearly 65% of training content delivered online is compliance related. Why do most online compliance courses fail to interest learners? Creating a good blended learning solution for compliance training.
eLearning Example – Make Compliance Courses Engaging
AUGUST 27, 2015
Here’s a link to a snippet from the course: Two key takeaways for engaging & interactive compliance courses. For the most part, compliance courses are what give eLearning a bad name. Yukon was bold in selecting a compliance course as an example and kudos to them for showing us a better approach. Recently, my friend Brooke Schepker from Yukon Learning shared a sample course.
6 Lessons from the Trenches of Digital Learning Game Design at #ASTDTK14
JANUARY 20, 2014
Bottom-Line Performance has done simulation and learning game design for table-top/live events for many years. However, our foray into digital game design has only been happening for the past three years. When we started, we found lots of books and articles on game design – but not much on learning game design. You cannot do this with a game. Learn more. 2.
How to Ensure Compliance Training is Not Merely a “Check-the-box” Activity
JULY 7, 2016
Often, organizations have a misconception that compliance training is an event, not an activity that needs to be taken forward. You cannot train your employees on compliance by merely showing a slideshow or assigning an E-learning course that allows them to click Next. Why is it important for organizations to offer effective compliance training? . It is a mere waste of time.
Immersive Learning and Online Ethics and Compliance Training – The Perfect Fit
JULY 13, 2016
The objective of a compliance and ethics training program is to educate employees on rules, regulations, and ethical behavior. Topics such as kickbacks and bribery, accepting gifts, insider trading, safeguarding a company’s assets are just a few examples of what are generally covered under the compliance and ethics training program. Has he violated any compliance norms?
Our Top 5 Training & Development Webinars from 2015
DECEMBER 2, 2015
Serious Games + Smart Implementation = Win! It explores how serious games can be linked to learning science to increase retention of product knowledge, policies, procedures, basic facts, and more. Then, it examines four case studies from organizations that successfully implemented a serious game that drove business results. 2015 was the year of the webinar for us.
Why data protection reform needs a revolution in compliance training
AUGUST 13, 2015
With so much at stake, data protection is likely to become a top training priority, but meeting this new standard will require a shake-up in compliance training. of data protection compliance. Compliance training of any kind has a reputational problem and data protection is no exception. How to revolutionise your compliance training. analysts. greater level. Wider reach.
Catalog Courses are Passe: Switch to Adaptive Courses for Compliance Training!
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
Want to see how these adaptive courses help your employees receive relevant compliance training? Ability to have content specific to your organization’s compliance needs. As every organization has varied compliance training needs, a catalog course cannot serve the desired outcomes due to its generic nature. Training Solutions Compliance TrainingHere we go!
Corporate Training: Four Fab Practices for Online Compliance Training
DECEMBER 5, 2016
What is the reaction of an employee who is taking a typical online compliance training course? Unfortunately, there is no escaping compliance training as it is a mandatory part of corporate training. Compliance training courses tend to have content: That is complex, full of legalese, rules, and regulations. So how do you create a compliance training course that is engaging?
Compliance is such an ugly word
Clive on Learning
APRIL 12, 2013
Towards Maturity has just launched a new benchmark study looking at compliance training, particularly the ways in which learning technologies are used to support this. If you''re in any way involved in compliance training, I''d urge you to take part. Which has got me thinking again about the whole nature of compliance training and what an ugly word ''compliance'' is. With all these inferences, it is hardly surprising that compliance training is generally hated. And that''s a whole different ball game So, first step is to change our terminology.
How elearning games tap into the Minecraft factor
OCTOBER 19, 2015
Games are a credible way to tackle major business problems and their value goes far beyond novelty and entertainment. This post explores why elearning games can help organisations meet some of the biggest challenges they face. It’s part of the Cyber Security Challenge UK , which aims to find potential employees through the use of games.
6 types of elearning games for workplace training
SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
Elearning games come in all shapes and sizes and they can deliver different benefits in terms of learning and skills development. But what are the different types of elearning games and how do they fit into workplace training? Defining elearning games is proving tricky for the Learning and Development (L&D) world. Games collaboration competition elearning games games
How To Create Engaging Compliance Courses Using Gamification And Microlearning
AUGUST 23, 2016
When you think of compliance courses, possibly the first word that comes to mind is boring. In this article, you will see how you can create engaging compliance courses using gamification and microlearning approaches. Using Gamification And Microlearning To Create Engaging Compliance Courses. Background: At EI Design , our compliance practice is 14 years old. Absolutely.
How to Gamify Compliance Training
OCTOBER 14, 2016
How to Gamify Compliance Training. In September we explored ways in which to make compliance training more fun, with our article entitled “ Fun Compliance Training – A Real Phrase ” However, we did not fully dive into the depths of manners in which such fun could be accomplished. Historically, compliance training is not meant to be fun. Conclusion.
5 Business Cases that Call for Serious Games
OCTOBER 29, 2013
Serious games are worth a look when you want to improve performance in an organization, but one size does not fit all. In a recent blog post on GamaSutra, Andrzej Marcewski points out that “serious games” is too broad of a term to actually be useful. Once again, a serious game focused on the memorization of facts can help ease this challenge.
Microlearning Activities – 4 Reasons They are Ideal for Compliance Training
SEPTEMBER 26, 2016
You can deliver product training, sales skills training, process training, software training, or compliance training in the form of micro e-learning modules. Wondering why compliance training, which usually consists of too many guidelines, regulations, laws, and is content heavy, should be developed as micro modules? But, what exactly is microlearning? Let us see. Learner-centric.
Gamification: How It Supports Compliance Online Training for Employees
JULY 25, 2016
Some employees find compliance training so daunting they would rather sit in a traffic jam, wash a pile of dishes, or even get a root canal. Compliance training can be so dull, boring and tedious that the trainers and trainees alike want to avoid it like the plague. Companies can gamify the compliance online training to make it more engaging for the trainer and trainees.
The Future of Game-based Learning
MARCH 17, 2016
Technology is shooting ahead faster than we can keep up with it and the world of learning games is no exception. The future of game-based learning is right on our doorstep and if you’re wondering how you’re going to stay on the cutting edge, preparation is half the battle. Game-based learning has been a subject of research since the early 20th century. ”*. Perrotta, C.,
The 12 Corporate Learning Content Areas… and Where Games Fit
JANUARY 7, 2014
When it comes to game-based learning, 2014 is the year of theory moving into practice. An increasing number of organizations are planning initiatives to include games in their learning solutions. But if you’ve never designed a game before, or tried to include a game in your training, where do you begin? Why not try a tabletop board game?
What’s More Effective: Gamification or Game-based Learning?
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
It’s not about robust reporting or compliance (although they’re also pretty important) – if you want your learning programme to deliver great results, you need to focus on the people taking the learning content – the learners themselves. Enter our friends gamification and game-based learning! What’s so good about Game-based Learning? Learner engagement is everything.
Webinar: Customizing An eLearning Trivia Game for Adobe Captivate
OCTOBER 31, 2016
This past Thursday I conducted a webinar in which I took one of our most popular eLearning trivia game and customized it according to a style guide. One question that was asked about our templates was about 508 compliance. The post Webinar: Customizing An eLearning Trivia Game for Adobe Captivate appeared first on eLearning Brothers. So I’m including that here.
How Do Serious Games Work in a Large Enterprise?
FEBRUARY 19, 2014
Organizations of all sizes are turning to game-based learning , serious games , and gamification to solve a range of learning and development challenges. Serious games can be a part of the solution to increasing engagement and retention. Focusing on those needs first before selecting a type of solution (such as serious games) will lead to optimum results. Link ).
Why video game mechanics work, and how they’re used to engage online learners
JULY 1, 2016
An estimated two billion people play video games, and the global video game market will generate just shy of $100 billion in 2016, according to the latest research published by Newzoo. large factor in the meteoric success of video games lies in their ability to engage players in ways that most other media could only dream of. Most games will include collectibles of some kind.