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. A 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?
Customizing Training Modules Made Easy With Articulate Storyline – Part I
OCTOBER 14, 2016
Ever since rapid authoring tools were introduced to the e-learning industry, developing online training modules has become an easy task for e-learning professionals. They made training development a matter of days rather than months, eliminating many painful aspects such as the headache of writing complex codes for interactivities and designing different templates for every project.
Customizing Training Modules Made Easy With Articulate Storyline – Part II
OCTOBER 18, 2016
In my previous blog, we have seen how Articulate Storyline helps customize online training modules according to your requirements. We have also seen a few built-in features of Storyline such as interactivities, templates, quizzes, and the Player that, despite being fully functional, can be customized if needed. In this blog, we will see a few example customizations with the steps.
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.
eLearning Magic: 3 Lectora Course Enhancement Tips
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
That’s why we partnered with them to provide so many awesome templates for you to plug into the interface! Today we’re talking about a three types of Lectora templates that will work wonders, raising the visual quality of your Lectora course to the umpteenth degree. Skin Templates. To learn more about skin templates, check out this handy instructional video.
Lectora Interactions to Add to Your Tab
JULY 21, 2016
The advantage here is that you can explore more complicated topics one aspect at a time, all within the comfort of one convenient module. Having a wealth of tabbed Lectora interactions in our template library alone, we’d like to show off a few of our favorites. The bright yellows pair nicely with the technological aesthetic of the template. Scratch. Tabs 2. Edged Tabs.
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?
Another model for support
FEBRUARY 22, 2017
And these approaches did provide away to develop the organization’s abilities to develop better learning. In one case, it was for a series of elearning modules. My role was to develop the initial template that the rest of the content fit. Note that this isn’t a template for tarting it up, but instead a template about what the necessary elements and details around them were to ensure that the elements (e.g. In a more recent instance, it was on a specific focus, but there were several modules that used a similar structure. design strategy
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.
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. They need to identify the modules in the course and common screens from the modules.
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.
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. New post Want to design a course for the Houston Food Bank?
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. Provide Feedback for Learners.
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?
Here Are Your E-learning Tips for 2017
JANUARY 3, 2017
Templates are powerful. They get dismissed, but you can build a template for anything and they don’t need to be those simple bullet point templates. One of my favorite features in Storyline is to save any interaction as a template. Here’s an example of a simple interaction that could be a template for quick knowledge checks. Understand the tools.
How Gagné’s Nine Events of Instruction Can Make Your Online Courses Better
DECEMBER 28, 2016
For example: Create “recap” modules to review information, develop interactive scenarios that integrate concepts from previous lessons, or link character-based stories in your new content to events from stories used in past lessons to create a narrative that advances in complexity with the lessons being explained. Provide Learning Guidance to Learners. Provide Feedback to 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). In the course builds, either go mini module, where each module if someone was to go from A to B and so forth, could complete it in say 10 minutes. Hopefully they provided you with some additional insight and knowledge. Take that Big Data!
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. I 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.
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?
5 Tips no Developing E-learning Courses on a Tight Budget
JANUARY 9, 2017
Visualizing and showing all content that the client has provided in inputs will increase costs of production. So, we have to first analyze the learning outcomes of the module and decide upon the essential content that the learner has to know to achieve those objectives. Create Bite-Sized Modules. Moreover, small bite sized modules help the learner retain information longer.
LUC 2016 Session Sneak Peek
APRIL 5, 2016
What The Future Holds For Game-Based eLearning: 8 Points To Consider
OCTOBER 10, 2016
Online learners must complete eLearning modules and activities to earn badges or progress to the next level. These online tools are already packed with interactions, templates, and themes today. Regardless of an online learner’s background or experience, eLearning games provide an immersive environment that is ideal for knowledge assimilation. The Rise Of Serious Games.
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. E-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 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. I t provides a well-designed structure to plan learning objectives. Step One: Analyzing Content. Simulation.
How Adobe Captivate 9 Helps Create Captivating E-Learning Courses
NOVEMBER 30, 2016
Employee onboarding modules. Enhanced quiz question templates. Adobe Captivate provides a few in-built Quiz question templates which can be added to the online course to assess the knowledge of your learner. And when you have a library of 30k assets , support for responsive design, and ready-made quiz templates , you can’t really go wrong. . Let us find out.
Instructional Design Tip: How to Simplify Instruction
OCTOBER 4, 2016
We designed some elearning modules around the parts of the machine. They were pulled from the production floor and took a few modules to learn about the machine, preventive maintenance, and the general workflow. A new learner benefits from having a go-to contact who provides guidance, answers questions, and provides feedback. And then I spent some time on the floor.
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.
Andrew Scivally – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators
APRIL 24, 2015
Founded in 2009, eLearning Brothers (eLB) based in the Salt Lake City area in Utah, USA,is a global provider of eLearning templates. Over time, it grew into the broadest and deepest eLearning Template Library on the planet. How effective, according to you, has your templates gallery been in helping e-learning designers create engaging and effective training modules quickly? The templates aren’t about us. Learnnovators: The ‘eLearning Templates Library’ starts where authoring tools stop. The templates help with that also. THE INTERVIEW: 1.
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. I 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. Limited Performance Expectations.
Have Your Training Projects Entered the 21st Century
NOVEMBER 15, 2016
Instructions are provided just-in-time as you need them. And it provides freedom for the learner to get what they need. Provide just-in-time instructions. If you want the person to do something different or unique, then provide the instructions at the point when they’re needed. I like the way Rick added the instructions in his Hero Land module. Back Then.
5 Advantages of using Adobe Captivate 9
OCTOBER 27, 2016
An integrated library of 25,000+ characters and templates. Adobe Captivate 9 comes with a repository of characters and templates that simplify e-learning development. You can develop attractive, intuitive quizzes by customizing the quiz templates available in the tool. Here’s an example of the templates you get in Adobe Captivate. Let us see what it offers. Source ).
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?
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.
Increase Course Performance with the Right Authoring Tool – Here’s How to Sort Out Your Options
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
the ability to create new templates and free-form layouts). Can you lock down or provide guidance to teams on how to use certain templates so that you can get the right level of consistency for your project(s)? Suss out if you can re-use themes, menus, custom layouts, whole topics, modules, or ad hoc pages across other projects. Speed? Cost reduction? Quality? Quantity?