ILT, Elearning, or MOOC? When to Use Common Training Formats
Your Training Edge
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
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.
5 Reasons Why ILT Remains Vital
MAY 12, 2016
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
Converting ILT to eLearning: Benefits and Tips
MARCH 15, 2016
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.
3 Best Ways to Blend ILT with E-learning [Infographic]
JULY 15, 2016
But, in a rapidly changing business environment, Instructor-led Training (ILT) and e-learning separately may not satisfy the intricate learning needs of organizations. But, how can you blend ILT with e-learning? Well, here is an infographic on the 3 best ways to blend ILT with e-learning. Organizations are spending a lot of money on training. Share your thoughts.
ILT To E-learning Conversion: Why It Works For Code of Conduct Training!
NOVEMBER 2, 2016
But, when you convert your ILT CoC training manual to an e-learning course, you save your employees’ time and your training costs too. Would you like to share other benefits of converting CoC ILT material to an e-learning course? Do you think the Code of Conduct (CoC) training in your organization has taken a backseat? If yes, you can revamp and revive it. Here’s how!
Everything about ILT
DECEMBER 16, 2010
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
ILT is turning WBT in2 ILT online – its not working
FEBRUARY 23, 2012
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?
How to Blend in ILT For the Perfect elearning Solution
DECEMBER 4, 2015
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.
4 Driving Forces to Convert ILT to E-learning for Product Training
NOVEMBER 28, 2016
Related Posts 6 Ways E-learning can Support Classroom (ILT) Training 5 Horrible Mistakes You’re Making with E-learning Design and Development E-learning on Talent Management Tool to Achieve a Sustainable Competitive Advantage. The past couple of decades have witnessed quite a few revolutionary trends in the business world. Here are the 4 major driving forces: 1. Growth of competition.
ILT…Is It Still the Gold Standard?
Your Training Edge
OCTOBER 30, 2014
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.
How do you Blend ILT, E-learning, & M-learning for ERP End-user Training?
OCTOBER 27, 2016
You might agree that end-user training is one of the important aspects for the success of an ERP implementation. You might have also read many blogs and articles online claiming that a particular training method is the best to train end-users on the new ERP. So you agree with me that you need to blend different training methods for effective ERP end-user training. Let’s see. But how?
A Range of Options for Scenarios and Storytelling
NOVEMBER 10, 2016
In ILT, use a scenario to pose a question to the class. Case studies are used in both ILT and elearning. Learning Instructional Design Storytelling & Scenarios Workplace Learning branching scenario ILT vILTWhen someone mentions scenario-based learning, do you automatically think of complex branching scenarios? range of options are available, from passive to active.
Blended Learning: The best of Video and ILT training
Your Training Edge
AUGUST 8, 2016
When it comes to blended learning, yourtrainingedge.com  has developed a model that incorporates the best of video ad ILT (Instructor Led Training). In this post, I am going to share some background information, previous literature and the way blended learning is getting the best out of video and ILT training. This is the core or the basic explanation of a blended learning.
Simple Ways to Convert ILT Courses to E-learning
OCTOBER 4, 2016
So how does one effectively transform ILT courses into engaging online courses? The objectives of ILT courses and e-learning are the same, to help learners acquire knowledge and skills, change their behavior, and improve performance outcomes. When text-heavy ILT courses are converted to e-learning modules, it makes teaching of complex concepts easier. Where had they gone wrong?
Convert ILT to eLearning - Estimating
OCTOBER 14, 2009
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.
How MOOCs Are Improving Traditional ILT
Your Training Edge
DECEMBER 30, 2013
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.
The State of the MOOC
APRIL 27, 2015
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)
FEBRUARY 26, 2016
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.
eLearning Glossary: Definitions for the Most Commonly Used Terms
MAY 11, 2016
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.
ILT and E-learning: How Different Are They?
OCTOBER 10, 2016
Logistics and cost: It’s common knowledge that with ILT, every time the trainer has to come and teach, the company has to bear his accommodation and traveling expenses. To add fuel to the fire, the costs go up as the number of trainees increases. Instructor Focused vs. Learner Focused: In ILT , the trainer is the key. Classroom learning is not a recent practice.
Convert Pharma Sales ILT Materials into E-learning
NOVEMBER 21, 2016
Pharmaceutical sales training is not similar to other sales training programs where reps must have the selling skills and acquire product knowledge. Here, apart from product (read as drug) information, reps need to learn about the anatomy and physiology of the human body, the diseases affecting it, and their cures. To make training more interactive and interesting, e-learning can be used.
How to get the most out of ILT sessions
DECEMBER 8, 2016
This is commonly called Instructor-Led Training (ILT). Enroll your learners in a course that contains an ILT module/section. Whether this takes the form of documents, presentations, or videos, this will allow the learner to search outside of the parameters of the course and the ILT. It will act to supplement their understanding of the topic. 3. After The ILT. Use teams.
ILT Instructor Guides: Are You a Helicopter or a Free-Range Instructional Designer?
APRIL 29, 2015
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.
Creating a good elearning or ILT course: Getting SMEs to think about outcomes
FEBRUARY 16, 2010
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
MARCH 29, 2011
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?
DECEMBER 17, 2012
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.
The Most Important Learning Management System Features to Support Instructor-Led Courses
JUNE 20, 2013
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.
6 Ways to Add Sizzle to Your Classroom
JANUARY 30, 2015
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.
Top 18 Incredible Resources on Using QR Codes in E-Learning & M-Learning
APRIL 25, 2014
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.
Instructor-led training is alive and well and living in…
OCTOBER 27, 2016
While there is always someone predicting the demise of classroom-based and instructor-led training, according to industry experts, ILT is alive and well and living in… most places, it would seem. In the ATD State of the Industry Report for 2015, the Association for Talent Development stated that the most popular method of training delivery was classroom-based ILT. [Post by K.M.
Lynda and Link get married; LynkedIn and skills training
APRIL 13, 2015
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?
Learning Vs. Training & Development
Your Training Edge
JULY 29, 2015
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.
The classroom option you should not ignore
NOVEMBER 18, 2012
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.
7 Tips To Apply Microlearning In Online Training
MARCH 9, 2016
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.