Creating Immersive Learning Solutions for Industrial Technical Training
JULY 22, 2015
Origin Learning has displayed its in-depth understanding of concepts by developing learning modules with an immersive approach for a transportation conglomerate recently. deep dive into the technical concepts enabled it to provide graphic content (solutions) using the 3D modeling techniques effectively. Concept is what is core to content. Let’s come to water. Flummoxed?
A Fresh Choice of Captivate Templates
MARCH 31, 2016
Take a look at the over 300 eLearning templates we provide in the Assets section of Adobe Captivate 9, of course! Out of the over 40 different layout templates, we wanted to highlight a Fresh one just for you that has a few additional Captivate templates to match it. Click on the image to see this template in the library! These layout templates make it easy.
When to Bring Your Association’s Continuing Education Online
FEBRUARY 13, 2014
When developing continuing education, you typically look to provide high value to your members while keeping costs as low as possible. But sometimes it’s worthwhile to focus significant resources on developing a very customized continuing education (CE) module. This might end up being an app for mobile devices, an online self-study module with quizzes and games built in, or an online course with significant resources invested such as broadcasting live video. This will help determine what members expect you to know and provide to them. prize piece of content.
Here’s a Free E-Learning Template Made with Free Icons
NOVEMBER 24, 2014
One of the challenges I pose in our workshops is to create an elearning template using free resources like some of the free images and free icons you find online. Free Icons for Your E-Learning Template. Create an E-Learning Template Using Free Icons. My Example of an E-Learning Template Using Free Icons. PowerPoint starter template. Icons8. laticon. Find Icons.
Real learning – let’s not confuse it with completing templated exercises
Performance Learning Productivity
JUNE 18, 2010
Learning professionals spend a significant amount of their time (maybe even the majority) designing and delivering content and then evaluating completions and short-term memory outputs from structured mandatory and compliance training modules and courses. LMS technology has provided a big step forward here. like Kate a lot. We’ve known each other for a number of years.
A Storyline Mini-pack with a Major eLearning Boost
MARCH 18, 2016
What do you get when you cross an awesome Articulate Storyline template with another Storyline template? Simple and elegant, this tabbed interaction allows you to view multiple slides of information all in one handy module. As you can see by her pleasant demeanor, Kylie is just A-Okay with being included in this template. And some cutout characters? And sound effects?
6 Steps to Develop Curriculum-based E-learning Courses for Medical Sales Training
JUNE 22, 2016
To overcome this setback, sales representatives must be provided comprehensive training, not only on the products but also on the diseases, their cures, symptoms, etiology, etc. Curriculum-based e-learning courses are a series of modules that provide in-depth knowledge of a particular subject. For example, each module can be introduced using the character of a doctor.
A Quick Recap - ‘Create Learning Arcs Using Raptivity Linker Beta’
APRIL 3, 2014
Though I liked the interaction templates, using them independently did not always make much sense. Learning arcs created using Raptivity Linker provide the middle ground—they are long enough to constitute a full learning experience, yet short enough to be used in different courses. These two arcs, on one hand, can be used as distinct learning modules and on the other, can also be combined to form a part of a bigger gamification course. Before I jump into writing what I am supposed to write today, there is a confession I want to make. To view the entire session, click here.
Want to design a course for the Houston Food Bank?
MARCH 11, 2016
We’re pleased to announce that we’ll be sponsoring a contest to design an eLearning module for the Houston Food Bank. Contest participants will create an eLearning module using our very own rapid eLearning authoring tool Obsidian Black and a custom template we specially designed for Houston Food Bank. Each New post Want to design a course for the Houston Food Bank?
Top 5 Benefits of Using a Learning Management System
DECEMBER 29, 2014
These systems often provide easy ways for instructors to create and deliver their content while simultaneously monitoring participation and assessing performance. There are more and more courses being offered through learning management systems that provide students around the world access to education. Make your courses more interactive using eLearning Game Templates. And
9 Vital Things You Are Forgetting Before Your eLearning Course Goes Live
MARCH 27, 2015
Create Standalone Learning Modules. Make sure that your learning modules are good and clear enough to stand alone and accomplish your overall objectives with the course, but make sure that the modules work together to deliver the course in a cohesive manner. None of your eLearning modules should look or sound out of place. 5. Provide Feedback for Learners.
E-Learning 24/7 Superhero Reader Edition: LRS Pros/Cons, Course design – what works
FEBRUARY 26, 2016
The page will provide direct access to a wealth of information from many of the vendors (all were offered the opportunity to do so). My goal is to get it up and running by next Saturday. If you are a buyer, you will receive the info – user/password, prior to the site going live (which to repeat is not yet live). Hopefully they provided you with some additional insight and knowledge.
Five Ways to Engage Learners in Online Training
NOVEMBER 17, 2015
Instead of a big course delivered months in advance it would have been easier to build lighter modules (similar to the cheat sheets) that delivered the necessary content at the point of need. like to call these micro-learning modules , coursels (as in course morsels). If you want them to learn more, provide a challenge that causes them to pull in the content and make decisions.
LUC 2016 Session Sneak Peek
APRIL 5, 2016
The challenges of training global workers
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
How can you provide effective training for all your employees wherever they are in the world? The key to creating a course that can be used anywhere is to break it into modules. By identifying the parts of the training that are unique to an area you can separate the parts which will require adapting from the standard core modules. How can elearning help?
Project Showcase: Memorable eLearning for Salon Employees
MARCH 25, 2014
Regis asked us to design an eLearning program that included five online modules that they could use for the initial eLearning launch. They asked us to develop three of the five modules AND provide all design & development assets along with ongoing development support. We continue to provide resources to Regis for the courses their team is developing. The goal?
Free as in Freedom: The Agile Elearning Design Manual - Think Small (Iterations, Action Maps, Storyboards, and Mini-Modules)
The Learning Generalist
JUNE 24, 2009
The end of an iteration marks the opportunity to showcase working elearning to the customer, seek feedback and to potentially release the module(s) to learners. How many training modules does your client/ internal customer want this project to span? What's the framework you'll use to build your modules? Can we reduce flab in our analysis and design phase? What's the Inception?
Product Review – Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
AUGUST 27, 2015
Streaming video backend – enabling you to upload your video and it automatically be encoded and stream back as a video module. mail templates and reminders. Under the author (create your own course within the system), it can be a tad challenging due to the module and course structure – the only time I found it not to be as simple as you expect, yes easy to create etc.,
The Mobile eLearning Express: A Brief History of Distance Courses
MAY 19, 2015
Regardless, it provides endless opportunities for creative ways to reinforce learning outcomes, objectives and improve return on investments. However, universal design principles provide the most effective way to reach diverse learner demographics and needs. Simple and clear, intuitive navigation, clearly guide the student though the modules. Guest post by Marie S. Freud.
The DIY Guide to Converting Existing Content into an eLearning Course
MAY 22, 2014
Those new to creating eLearning courses will find this post useful in answering their questions and providing them with a checklist of things to consider during the process of converting existing content, which goes far beyond simply transferring content to an online format. There are three main formats for eLearning modules: Read and click. Step One: Analyzing Content. Simulation.
How to Select the Right E-Learning Software
JUNE 21, 2016
Personally, I love PowerPoint-based authoring, but if I had a choice, I’d just go with something like Storyline because it’s easy to learn and over the long haul it provides a lot more value. And whatever you build can be saved as a template and shared (with all of the interactivity intact) which removes the need to have a bunch of add-on interactions in the first place.
The 6 Hottest Training Technologies That You Can’t Overlook
MAY 31, 2016
It is growing to be an effective medium for creating bite-sized and engaging learning modules. HTML5 is adaptable and faster, providing the ability to design interactive and engaging learning experiences, without leaving the mobile users behind. Authoring tools and platforms allow you to find themes, templates and other resources that are needed for eLearning.
Here’s How Many Organizations Ruin Their Online Training Courses
JANUARY 26, 2015
One of the activities we do at my workshops is prototype an interactive elearning module. provide some generic content and their task is to do two things: Determine how to get the learner to interact with the screen. They don’t always invest in training their staff and they rarely provide a budget to create elearning courses. Craft a relevant and engaging learning interaction.
3 Secrets of Workshop Facilitators: Leverage Them to Author eLearning Rapidly
FEBRUARY 9, 2015
These workshops also provide the opportunity to congregate with peers in a casual setting and to grow professional networks. The more targeted the module is to the learner’s daily job, the more context the learner will bring to the training. For example, do your learners need to know how to complete a task step-by-step by the end of the learning module?
eLearning Predictions 2015
JANUARY 14, 2015
Two years ago, we projected growth for HTML5 in mobile learning and responsive template design and more MOOC development from universities and traditional institutions of higher learning. The current model operates something like this: Medical professionals and practitioners sign up for a professional development module on, say, treating diabetes. Incentives to use the LMS change.
How Long Should My E-Learning Course Be?
MARCH 17, 2015
The modules are easier to update and modify; and they’re easier to move around to create custom learning solutions. Take advantage of what elearning provides to create an environment that works best for the learner. Provide a lot of resources and guides to reinforce what they’re learning. Resources : Free PowerPoint templates , free elearning templates , and free e-books.
Adobe Captivate: Say Hello to Version 7
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JUNE 3, 2013
Provide audio feedback in response to the learner's drag-and-drop actions. Import GIFT format questions quickly and conveniently into Adobe Captivate projects to create assessment modules. Now create Shared Action templates which can be reused across projects. by Kevin Siegel. In the good old days, software companies released major upgrades to their products every 2-3 years. Like it or not, the upgrade cycles have gotten shorter and shorter. How long was it between Adobe Captivate 5 and 6? 14 months? Case in point: version 7 of the Captivate software was released today.
Reach more learners – 6 ideas for marketing your training
JUNE 1, 2016
We’re going to offer some general tips on creating an effective campaign and finish by giving you an Elearning Communications Plan Template so you can develop your own plan. Download the Elearning Communications Plan Template A communications plan gives you the blueprint for all the marketing actions you’re going to take. Improving impact campaigns engagement Tesco
Getting it Right: A 3-Step Approach to Building Your Online Course
AUGUST 13, 2015
Is your course providing an overview or high-level understanding of the subject matter, or do you want to provide in-depth knowledge? These questions may be daunting at first, but they provide a solid foundation on which to build an online course. If you already have the course content written, you can start by writing a short course description, dividing your content into lessons and/or modules, and developing the learning objectives to go along with each section. Interactive elements such as activity and game templates generate interest. What format?
Course Authoring Tools for eLearning Developers and the masses
SEPTEMBER 4, 2012
Flash course development toolkit - provides the source code, features include ability to load your movies, creates a table of contents and provides complete navigation control. Templates. Search and replace content, mix and match new modules with existing modules. Tools these days come in three flavors. Geared towards the masses. combination of both. YouTube.
Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning
OCTOBER 17, 2010
Xerte The Xerte Project provides a full suite of open source tools for e-Learning developers and content authors producing interactive learning materials. It provides teachers with a highly intuitive visual authoring environment for creating sequences of learning activities. Template images by sbayram. The answer is simple. The list that it follows is not in particular order.
e-Learning budgets: Doing more with less
JUNE 19, 2013
Create learning content templates with suitable guidelines to help gather pertinent information out of SMEs. For instance, PowerPoint is a tool most SMEs are familiar with and content templates can be developed using this tool. With the help of rapid development tools like Articulate Storyline, a PPT can be easily converted to an e-module – reducing development time considerably.
Call to Action: 3 Big Reasons You Need a Portfolio
NOVEMBER 9, 2011
Since going out on my own, I've struggled to provide prospective clients with examples of what I can do as a designer. When you're accustomed to corporate templates, legal reviews, and SME word-smithing of your designs, stepping outside of your 9 to 5 corporate comfort zone can be pretty intimidating. Dear Reader, I hate to be a nag (even though I'm awfully good at it.) Win and win.
Top 5 eLearning Technologies To Look Out For In 2016
JANUARY 18, 2016
They also make our lives a whole lot easier by streamlining development and providing us with course building blocks for eLearning. Employees can quickly access the online training module, interactive manual, or online scenario whenever they need to learn more about a process or task. This is an offshoot of augmented reality, but provides more of a social learning atmosphere.
Interactivity in e-Learning – Do you need to go up a level?
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
Pop-ups or hot-spots are created within the content to provide a much-needed break for the learner. readymade template library of interesting mini games is best suited for clients who have limited budgets but want the e-content to be engaging. Increased interactivity offers simulations where the learner is asked to provide the input and the course branches out accordingly.
E-Learning Jargon: What you might think it is.well…
SEPTEMBER 22, 2014
No offense, but some look like C-64 games, text based from the late 80’s-early 90’s, OR CGA fair. On the other hand, they may use templates, I mean playing “glossary” or “jeopardy” is so awesome – I could play for at least 30 seconds. . Don”t fall for the trap that someone has been doing e-learning since 93 or less, because what they are actually stipulating is that they provided CBT and whatever at that point. . For some reason a lot of vendors, erroreously assume that modules is widely used – it isn’t. Video.
JANUARY 5, 2011
It provides teachers with a highly intuitive visual authoring environment for creating sequences of learning activities. Xerte - (Authoring Tool) The Xerte Project provides a full suite of open source tools for e-Learning developers and content authors producing interactive learning materials. wibiya widget Simple template. Enjoy! The project is hosted at Google Code.