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5 Reasons Why ILT Remains Vital

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The continued growth of elearning is impressive, with recent studies suggesting a 11% compound annual growth rate in the global corporate elearning market expected until at least 2020. Technology’s widespread adoption in learning is further reinforced by another study confirming that just 3% of over 300 companies surveyed “have no plans to Read More. All Training Tips

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ILT, Elearning, or MOOC? When to Use Common Training Formats

Your Training Edge

The point is that when many people, even in L&D departments, think about effective corporate training, they have one specific format in mind, and that format is usually either instructor-led training (ILT) or elearning. Below are some guidelines for when to use traditional ILT, elearning, and MOOCs. If you have any questions, ask Joe.” jest, of course, but only slightly. MOOCs.

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Converting ILT to eLearning: Benefits and Tips

Everything E-Learning

When I first started as an instructional designer in eLearning, one of the services provided by the team I was on was converting instructor-led training (ILT) to eLearning-based content. ILT ILT is facilitated by an instructor either online or in a classroom, allowing learners to interact with their instructor and discuss the training material. Benefits of Converting ILT to eLearning.

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How Much Do MOOCs Cost Compared to ILT?

Your Training Edge

could say, “A MOOC equivalent to five days of instructor-led training (ILT) costs roughly $160,000, or a bit more than $30,000 a day.” But And anyway, what most people want to know isn’t what MOOCs cost in absolute terms, but what they cost compared to ILT. Not only is this not true of ILT, but the cost of an ILT course itself isn’t the full cost of running the training.

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How the right tech tools for your team can power your sales enablement strategy

Let’s take a look: CLASSROOM (INSTRUCTOR-LED) TRAINING Live ILT is expensive and time-consuming. On the other hand, virtual ILT is incredibly convenient, as participants can access and take courses. The best virtual ILT offers lear- ners frequent opportunities for collaboration using chat, polling, discussions. How to create and drive success. with sales enablement ENABLING.

ILT is turning WBT in2 ILT online – its not working

eLearning 24-7

focused on what makes WBT tick, what is the differences between WBT and ILT. I did not offer excuses. They all were used to the ILT approach. They assumed that WBT, was like ILT but just online. . Because in their past, someone had followed that mantra and create courses based on ILT principles. It was ILT. ILT – the evil empire. ILT serves some purposes. I’ll admit that. Why would you assume that shoving a PowerPoint online with an audio clip, a video clip, which you see often in ILT, especially at conference seminars, would be fine?

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ILT…Is It Still the Gold Standard?

Your Training Edge

In the training world, we often refer to instructor-led-training (ILT) as the gold standard. But it recently occurred to me that the underlying assumption here might not be correct, and that ILT might not be the ultimate high-value training after all. Digital learning environments like massive open online courses (MOOCs) are starting to challenge the preeminence of ILT.

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How to Blend in ILT For the Perfect elearning Solution

eLearningMind

When ILT Works. Sometimes, an all-ILT approach works well. The real magic happens, however, when ILT and eLearning are combined to create the most effective training possible. Then, the topics covered in ILT can be reiterated via microlearning reminders or a quick course refresher module. Obviously, we at ELM have a pretty vested interest in eLearning: it’s what we do.

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ILT Instructor Guides: Are You a Helicopter or a Free-Range Instructional Designer?

Social Learning

On the… The post ILT Instructor Guides: Are You a Helicopter or a Free-Range Instructional Designer? Classroom Learning Instructional Design Instructor-Led Training Learning Project Management/Project Delivery Training Development ILT instructional designer Instructor guides instructor-led trainingappeared first on Dashe & Thomson.

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Everything about ILT

Speak Out

How can an ID add value to an ILT? ILT requires as much instructional design as an eLearning does. Define a theme for your ILT. Think of adjectives (vibrant, cool, fun, strong) that help define the character of your ILT. Since ILTs are instructor-led, we tend to take the instructional flow for granted. SME adult learner ILT classroom training ID clients trainer

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Convert ILT to eLearning - Estimating

Tony Karrer

Conversion Estimation Some resources on the conversion of Instructor-Led Training (ILT) to eLearning / Web-Based Training (WBT) – found through eLearning Learning using Convert ILT as the starting point: In What Training Costs Part I: Converting Content from ILT to WBT , they discuss compression of ILT when its converted to eLearning: Compression ratio : What would the length of the course be if it were online vs. classroom based? If there is an existing ILT course, how complete is it? Are there any hands-on labs in the ILT course? Quite good.

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eLearning Glossary: Definitions for the Most Commonly Used Terms

Association eLearning

ILT- Instructor led training or traditional classroom training or instruction. If you’re new to eLearning or online training, it can seem like you’re wading through alphabet soup with all the various anagrams and terminology used in this industry. SCORM, LMS, AMS, LCMS, API, JITT, what does it all mean?! Grab a spoon, and let’s dig in to the soup, with this eLearning glossary.

The State of the MOOC

eLearning Chef

Or perhaps a failed experiment? I’ll stand in the middle, aligning myself … Continue reading The State of the MOOC → Academics General Spew Traditional/ILTSo after a couple of years since MOOCs become a recognized eLearning strategy (and for the sake of our readers, I’ll suppose you know what generally defines a MOOC), where do they stand? Still the possible future of education? Still a developing concept?

4 Ways to improve Video Conferences in Instructor-Led Training (ILT)

eFront

Follow these four best practices when conducting an Instruction-Led Training (ILT): Prepare a video-conferencing studio: No matter where you hold your video-conference from, make sure you have a good camera and the presenter is well-lit, by natural light or even an artificially designed solution. ILT sessions need to give off professional vibes to the learner. Tidy up the place.

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How MOOCs Are Improving Traditional ILT

Your Training Edge

One of the biggest impacts MOOCs have had is not in the massive online arena at all; it is in more traditional forms of education, namely, instructor-led training (ILT). The game has changed and ILT, whether delivered face-to-face or online, is fundamentally different today from what it was before MOOCs came on the scene. Here are some ways MOOCs are improving ILT for all forms of delivery: Higher Expectations. eLearning Featured Posts MOOC Training ILT informal learning mobile learning MOOCs social learning Why do people forget? Better Content. All Rights Reserved.

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Creating a good elearning or ILT course: Getting SMEs to think about outcomes

Bottom-Line Performance

So…anyone can create a course, right? But…very few people actually create GOOD courses that truly train people to do something. If you are tasked with creating a course on a technical topic…and you have to rely on a subject matter expert (SME) to help you create this course, you need to get your SME to think in terms of outcomes as opposed to content. What do learners need to do?

Tips for Conducting Successful Virtual ILT Sessions

G-Cube

By definition, a virtual classroom is a platform which enables the instructors and learners carry out a learning process over Web, in lieu of a traditional classroom. This definition is sometimes misconstrued to suggest that a virtual classroom should mimic an actual classroom in all features and characteristics, to attain effectiveness of learning. Keep it Short. Customization of Content.

When is eLearning a Smart Management Decision?

Social Learning

I was asked recently to define situations where eLearning is a smart management decision over the same course in an instructor-led training (ILT)  format. There eLearning Instructor-Led Training elearning ILTThere is a tremendous amount of information available about the advantages of eLearning as a delivery method, but there is not a whole lot devoted to this particular question.

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6 Ways to Add Sizzle to Your Classroom

Learning Rebels

Accidental Trainer Change Kaizen Learning Rebel Methodology Social Learning Tools Tips Accidental Trainers Classroom Diigo facebook ILT innovation Projects Tools Training Toolbox Yammer Last week I wrote about the “6 Stupid Classroom Rules Learning Professionals Still Use” Apparently I hit a nerve, but what’s important is we had some good debate. Kaizen! . Sure you have.

E-Learning: An Impossible Dream?

eLearning 24-7

We as training professionals have been brainwashed, due to years of being indudated that ILT (Instructor led training) is the superior and in some corners of the training industry, the best method for learning. ILT. . We have been taught that ILT is the only method and thus for the masses, they still see it this way, but the facts do not support the statement, that ILT is the best method for learning. Retention rates for ILT are low, on average 8% to 10%, for WBT (Web based training) rates on avg are over 90%. Still heavily geared toward ILT. Facts.

The Most Important Learning Management System Features to Support Instructor-Led Courses

Absorb LMS

Absorb LMS Best Practices Features e-learning elearning eLL ILT instructor-led training learning management system LMS training Virtual classroom In many organizations, workplace learning consists of getting people into a room to listen to an instructor. If the workforce is distributed, the room used may be virtual instead of physical, and the donuts served may be imaginary instead of real.

Lynda and Link get married; LynkedIn and skills training

eLearning Chef

First, congratulations and kudos to Lynda Weinman (and her team) on a great American success story; a small site started in 1995 to help teach her own college students, expanded to … Continue reading Lynda and Link get married; LynkedIn and skills training → Academics eLearning News General Spew Traditional/ILT The news that LinkedIn aquired Lynda.com (for a cool 1.5 Billion) has been full announced and increasingly expounded upon, but there’s always room for additional perspective, right?

Turbo Charge Scheduled Events in Your Learning Management System by Using Tags

Absorb LMS

Absorb LMS Best Practices Features e-learning elearning eLL ILT instructor-led training Keywords learning management system LMS Search Tags training Instructor-led sessions, either in physical or virtual classrooms, play a big part of many organizations’ learning strategies. When people think of tags, they automatically think of topic keywords. We hope you find these resources helpful.

Oil and Gas downsizing: Training on a budget

Obsidian Learning

Training on a budget: ILT vs. WBT. Creating an Instructor-Led Training (ILT) course is relatively easy, but what about the cost? But, you might ask, what about the personal engagement, questions, and hands on exercises that you get in ILT? Is WBT as effective as ILT? Blended Learning eLearning ILT downsizing O&G oil priceBreaking News! What about updates?

The classroom option you should not ignore

E-Learning Provocateur

blended learning class classroom content delivery education expert flipped classroom ILT instructivism instructor-led lecture no classroom novice objectivism teaching video virtual classes virtual classroom webinarI’m sure you know the feeling. But whether it be due to politeness, shyness, peer pressure, or a sense of obligation, you remained bolted to your seat until the bitter end.

Strategies for Making the Transition from Instructor-Led Training to a MOOC

Your Training Edge

So, you have decided to replace, or at least supplement, some of your instructor-led training (ILT) with a massive open online course (MOOC). Moving from traditional ILT to a MOOC is not as simple as just putting your current learning resources online. This article outlines an overall approach for making the transition from ILT to a MOOC. Great! Now what? Learn from the data.

When is eLearning a Smart Management Decision?

Social Learning

I was asked recently to define situations where eLearning is a smart management decision over the same course in an instructor-led training (ILT)  format. There eLearning Instructor-Led Training elearning ILTThere is a tremendous amount of information available about the advantages of eLearning as a delivery method, but there is not a whole lot devoted to this particular question.

Learning Vs. Training & Development

Your Training Edge

It is important to know the difference between learning and training, whether you are conducting a traditional ILT course or MOOCs. MOOCs become ideal to introduce in traditional ILT structure, in such situations. Featured Posts Learning & Development Training ILT learning relevancy MOOCs training relevencyTraining is done to someone, who is put through training.

7 Tips To Apply Microlearning In Online Training

Obsidian Learning

New post 7 Tips To Apply Microlearning In Online Training on Obsidian Learning. Guest Contributor: Christopher Pappas. From increasing knowledge retention to filling performance gaps in a fraction of the time, microlearning offers a variety of different benefits. In this article, I’ll share 7 tips that can help you take advantage of microlearning in your online training program. Make it responsive.

Will the e-learning light finally turn on for all?

eLearning 24-7

Classroom (ILT) & E-Learning (in some form). And so on… When you think of blended learning, does ILT always appear as part of it?  If you answered yes, you are not alone. Why in 2012, does ILT still play a big role in learning? ILT whether it is in the educational setting or corporate setting has existed for hundreds of years. You knew that ILT as a standalone wasn’t the only solution to educate or train. How many of you have pulled ILT completely out of your training or learning approach? Why keep ILT at all? How many. modem?

Back to Basics: Different Types of eLearning Delivery

Obsidian Learning

Here’s a breakdown of the three most frequent approaches we use: Instructor-Led Training (ILT) , Web Based Training (WBT). Instructor-Led Training (ILT). With ILTs the effectiveness quite often depends on the trainer. WBTs have a lot of advantages that traditional ILTs do not.  Just like ILTs, WBTs have a few drawbacks. How you are going to deliver the course?

The classroom option you should not ignore

E-Learning Provocateur

blended learning class classroom content delivery education expert flipped classroom ILT instructivism instructor-led lecture no classroom novice objectivism teaching video virtual classes virtual classroom webinarI’m sure you know the feeling. But whether it be due to politeness, shyness, peer pressure, or a sense of obligation, you remained bolted to your seat until the bitter end.

Converting Instructor-Led Training to E-learning or Distance Learning: Keys to success

Bottom-Line Performance

We receive frequent requests to convert ILT courses to e-learning or distance learning. It’s my job to help the team realize that a clear slide for an ILT course may be very confusing in an online environment. In theory, the e-learning version of the course should be about ½ of the ILT version. Those are just a few of my guiding principles when dealing with ILT conversions.

Latest TalentLMS update landed on the Cloud

TalentLMS

Instructor-Led training (ILT) support ILT is this release’s headlining feature, and something a lot of you have been asking us to support for quite a while. In case you’re not familiar with ILT, it’s about supporting classes held in a traditional classroom-style fashion within an eLearning platform. Announcements eLearning ILT instructor led training update

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The Most Important Learning Management System Features to Support Instructor-Led Courses

Absorb LMS

Absorb LMS Best Practices Features e-learning elearning eLL ILT instructor-led training learning management system LMS training Virtual classroom In many organizations, workplace learning consists of getting people into a room to listen to an instructor. If the workforce is distributed, the room used may be virtual instead of physical, and the donuts served may be imaginary instead of real.

Unconventional ILTs

Speak Out

There are several more aspects of ILT that I find intriguing. 1. How ID for ILT is so very different than ID for an eLearning module 3. Activities in ILT are the crux of the training (atleast I think so). What do you need to keep in mind when designing an activity for an ILT: 1. When we think ILT, unfortunately, everyone imagines training within four walls.

Review of ASTD International Trade Expo

eLearning 24-7

would estimate that there was a 60-40 split, still instructor led driven, but even a significant number of the ILT vendors were offering subsets or capabilities to turn their ILT into online via webinars or online courses. ILT heading into the online path in one way or another. LMS vendors who had a significant number of leads – amazing when you consider the show typically brings quite a large  contingency of ILT folks. ILT folks are getting it – albeit there are still enough people who refuse to jump into the e-learning waters. The Show Angle.

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For-Profits care too :)

eLearning Chef

While this blog focuses on eLearning and few direct classroom interactions, it’s anecdotes like this – caring for students and helping provide a way for people … Continue reading For-Profits care too :) → Academics Traditional/ILTA bit off the usual tack of this blog, but this is a good story. Both my parents are retired college professors and growing up I’d occasionally hear similar stories.

Pitney Bowes Employs Training to Accelerate Transformation

JPL Learning

With operations worldwide, virtual instructor-led training  (v-ILT) plays a key role for Pitney Bowes in training geographically disbursed sales people and clients.  Dr. Janet Lockhart-Jones has been successful using v-ILT to reach learners anywhere, anyplace, anytime. best practice in v-ILT is to engage the learner every three to four minutes. Janet Lockhart-Jones, Ed.D.

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What’s REALLY Going On? 6 Truths About Training in 2012

Bottom-Line Performance

Truth #1: ILT is NOT dead. Submitters to Training’s Top 125 award are much more focused on eLearning than ILT…but they still do a significant amount of ILT! Bad eLearning does both.and it fuels Truth #1 – which is continuing with ILT. We need to stick with ILT. Here’s four truths we gleaned from reviewing this data…plus two others gleaned from experience.

Top 18 Incredible Resources on Using QR Codes in E-Learning & M-Learning

Learnnovators

These,embedded in printed learning materials such as Student Guides and Job Aids,can serve as powerful tools for delivering additional information (with multi-media support) in the context of Instructor-Led Learning (ILT) sessions without computers. THE JOURNEY: We at Learnnovators have always been excited about Quick Response (QR) Codes. We have been doodling about leveraging the possibilities these quirky square codes offer while developing cost effective and powerful mobile performance support solutions. What is the process of creating QR Codes? What are the options available? Listly.

9 Items to Consider When Choosing a Venue for your Training Program

Your Training Edge

Related Posts: How Much Do MOOCs Cost Compared to ILT? Graphic by MicroTek. Ways to be an Effective Student Timing. Tempo. Technology. Placing MOOCs in the context of your organization Are MOOCs Too Risky for Your Corporate Training Program? Visited 10 times, 3 visits today). Featured Posts Learning & Development Training training venue venue choise

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When Instructor-Led Training is No Longer a Sustainable Model

Bottom-Line Performance

We have tons of technology at our disposal, but the majority of companies still use some form of instructor led training (ILT) — 59.4% to be exact, according to the 2012 ASTD State of the Industry report. Sharon Boller’s Learning Trends white paper  uses a variety of recent statistics to show that ILT is still a major part of the learning mix for most companies. Email.

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Can web training software replace your offline training?

TalentLMS

Instructional Design ILT instructor led trainingAn instructor with a monotone voice that just wouldn’t stop talking. Photocopies with the day’s lesson. projector showing some awful PowerPoint presentation. Keeping notes on a notepad while bored to tears. All the familiar ingredients of an enterprise (offline) training session circa 2000. The stuff nightmares are made of.

The Power of Play

Enspire Learning

Blog Thoughts on Learning games ilt instructional design role-playShopping for a friend’s birthday gift, I stopped into a pool supply store. See, my friend V has a new above-ground pool; so I’m looking for a gift to complement the fun. The young store clerk approaches me with the “how may I help” question. give the “friend plus gift” answer. How old is your friend?”. Like these floats…”.

PowerPoint for Courseware Development

eLearning Chef

PowerPoint has a place in eLearning development. I’ve worked with hundreds of PPT files over the years, from standard presentations to pre-production storyboards to ILT conversion. Development Tools Other Tools Traditional/ILT Despite the many naysayers, PowerPoint is a fine place to start with eLearning development – whether the ultimate goal is to just convert those presentations to actual courseware or to use the deck as an initial storyboard for further development with more substantial tools like Storyline or Captivate (or any of the other plethora of eLearning tools).