Package & track elearning: why companies need both AICC & xAPI

Docebo

AICC and xAPI (Experience API, or formerly Tin Can) are among the most important standards: whilst AICC has been around for a while, the xAPI is relatively recent. AICC is a well known industry standard: it was born in 1989 and it has had broad acceptance in the last year. So why is AICC still important for elearning adopters? AICC: the reasons behind its long shelf life. There are two good reasons behind the long-lasting success of AICC.

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AICC and SCORM Compliance: The Benefits for Your e-Learning

Trivantis

The Benefits of Making Your e-Learning AICC and SCORM Compliant . The lab combined the work of existing standards organizations like the AICC , IMS and the IEEE LTSC into a cohesive reference model. SCORM was released in 2001 and was quickly adopted by both government and industry. SCORM versus AICC. Another standard you may come across is AICC, although SCORM is much more predominant in the industry today. Lectora® Inspire is compliant with SCORM and AICC.

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Some causes of low xAPI adoption

Course Index

Excitement about xAPI at the time wasn’t exactly at Bitcoin-like fever pitch, but it did lead us to write some slightly breathless paragraphs like this one: “If the global learning community chooses to adopt Tin Can / Experience API, it will enable us to liberate learning content and activities from the confines of the Learning Management System and track learning activities across a hugely diverse range of platforms.

Some causes of slow xAPI adoption

Course Index

Excitement about xAPI at the time wasn’t exactly at Bitcoin-like fever pitch, but it did lead us to write some slightly breathless paragraphs like this one: “If the global learning community chooses to adopt Tin Can / Experience API, it will enable us to liberate learning content and activities from the confines of the Learning Management System and track learning activities across a hugely diverse range of platforms. Mike Rustici himself said of xAPI's adoption rate: ".

Agile Microlearning Explained

In the decades since the birth of CBT, the mass adoption of. online training through AICC and SCORM standards improved. COGNITIVE SCIENCE BEHIND OTTOLEARN v1.1

Pooja Jaisingh – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Pooja: The future of e-learning lies in adopting the technological advancements and using them judiciously to improve learning. ABOUT POOJA JAISINGH (e-Learning Evangelist, Adobe Systems): Dr. Pooja Jaisingh has worked for more than 12 years as a Teacher Trainer, e-Learning Instructional Designer, and, currently, is an e-learning Evangelist with Adobe Systems. Pooja’s core strengths are communication and innovation.

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Course Standards: Where R We Heading?

eLearning 24-7

At one time, you could be “certified” with AICC and yes certified with SCORM, but why would you want to be? I’ve never heard someone say, “Sheesh, I need an LMS that is SCORM certified, or what your authoring tool is not AICC certified? ” The funny thing or sad depending on your take, was the number of authoring tool vendors back in the early days, that said they were AICC certified, but when you went to the AICC web site, they weren’t. .

Compliance Learning Management System to Meet Your Training Needs

G-Cube

With technological advancement, companies are implementing corporate LMSs which comply with SCORM, AICC, Tin Can, Section 508, and other regulations. Tin Can compliance learning management system is mainly adopted by automobile and retail sectors to train their extended workforces such as dealers and sales reps. The new-age compliance learning management system is becoming an essential tool for most of the organizations.

#Devlearn TinCan panel: #Tincan is rocking our world

Challenge to Learn

In the session it also became more clear what the AICC adoption of TinCan really means. I attended the panel discussion on TinCan this morning; great session. I have tried to capture the session in a mind map. It is clear that TinCan is a major change. It is not only a shift from tracking and tracing to enabling learning experiences, it opens op a whole new world of possibilities. We have to redefine what (e)Learning is or could be.

What is a Learning Management System? (2019 Update)

Docebo

LMS adoption has been on the rise for the past several years all around the world. Content Integration and Interoperability: Learning management systems should support learning content packaged according to interoperable standards such as SCORM, AICC and xAPI (formerly Tin Can). AICC: The world’s first e-learning standard, the AICC worked to make content compliant with CMI-5 (Computer Managed Instruction), its successor, which conforms to xAPI.

Proud of our Talented Learning Award customers

Rustici Software

Our Rustici Engine solution helps eLogic support SCORM, AICC, xAPI and PENS within the LMS and includes support for offline SCORM support in their mobile app. They have integrated with Rustici Engine to support SCORM, AICC and xAPI in their application. SAP Litmos is a leading SaaS based LMS, and were an early adopter of the Experience API and a Learning Record Store (LRS).

Why are we still talking xAPI?

Ideaon

xAPI vs AICC vs SCORM. Like AICC and SCORM, xAPI is an eLearning technology standard that allows tracking of learning activities for effective interventions.xAPI is gaining ground over its long-established predecessor, SCORM, which fails to address modern-day learning requirements such as tracking anywhere, anytime learning, and expansion of just-desktop-use. But xAPI adoption rates are still fuzzy. Global E-Learning market industry is expected to grow from $176.12

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The Role of xAPI in Creating Powerful Learning Experiences for the Modern Workforce

Origin Learning

From early adopters who used archaic systems to set up a lesson that could be shared on one computer with an instructor to guide employees, to modern workplace learning that’s focused on xAPI -enabled mobile learning; eLearning at the workplace has traveled a long way. AICC and SCORM – The Core Standards of eLearning. AICC stands for Aviation Industry CBT (Computer-Based Training) Committee. AICC and SCORM each came with their own set of limitations.

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How to unlock engagement and retention with stellar e-learning content

Docebo

For example, an LMS allows you to push training videos that lead to a multiple-choice quiz at the end, conduct webinars , play with blended learning or microlearning approaches, or even adopt gamification. Your LMS content strategy is the core foundation of your training programs.

Day 5: xAPI and more – what next for SCORM?

LearnUpon

eLearning past: AICC. On day one of our series, we learned that AICC (Aviation Industry Computer-Based-Training Committee) can be considered the first eLearning standard, used to track how learners progress through course content. While many eLearning vendors still support AICC, the standard is usually a legacy of older platforms and businesses. Organizations that implement AICC have typically been around for a while and began using it when it was still common.

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eLearning: xAPI is Geek Free and Ready to Go

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Here's the evidence:  Four leading courseware development tools have adopted the specification, putting the creation of xAPI statements within reach of the average elearning instructional designer/developer. The screenshot below from Adobe Captivate 9.)   LMSs are integrating LRS capabilities alongside their SCORM engines, making it easy for organizations to adopt xAPI without an additional capital outlay or the disruption of switching learning platforms.

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Moodle vs CourseMill: Find out which tool is better?

PSB

Furthermore, CourseMill supports unlimited course content with SCORM and AICC support and Moodle isn’t SCORM complaint. Similarly, Moodle is a flexible and user-friendly platform adopted by most educational institutions and businesses of all sizes.

Cheering for clients named a Top Learning System by Craig Weiss

Rustici Software

Blackboard has been a long time SCORM Engine customer, using Engine to handle the details around playing and tracking SCORM, AICC and xAPI content in the Learn application. #9 Litmos is a leading SaaS based LMS, and were an early adopter of the Experience API and a Learning Record Store (LRS). Our SCORM Engine solution helps eLogic support SCORM, AICC, xAPI and PENS within the LMS and includes support for offline SCORM support in their mobile app.

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Four Fundamental Stages in the E-learning Development Process

CommLab India

Content analysis is vital, because depending on the type of content, you need to adopt a suitable learning strategy. In a prototype, you can focus on Instructional Design strategies, finalize the audio narration, technical standards, animations and check for AICC/SCORM compatibility of the e-learning course. You can make your e-learning course SCORM/AICC/xAPI (Tin can API) compliant so that it runs on an LMS. Developing e-learning courses is both an art and a science.

3 reasons your LMS should be LTI-compliant

Rustici Software

So, whether you’re trying to enter into a new market or future-proof your platform, LTI adoption is growing and here to stay. Since our beginning, we’ve been at the helm as the experts in SCORM, xAPI, AICC, cmi5, and now, LTI. As a platform provider, you’re more than likely going to be selling your product into one of two categories: the corporate space or higher education.

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Congrats to our Top Learning Systems customers

Rustici Software

They integrate with Rustici Engine to allow clients to import, launch and track SCORM and AICC content, as well as support xAPI. #14 Our Rustici Engine solution helps eLogic support SCORM, AICC, xAPI and PENS within the LMS and includes offline SCORM support in their mobile app. #1 SAP Litmos is a leading SaaS based LMS, and were an early xAPI adopter.

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The LMS Of “Now” And How You Can Leverage It

Upside Learning

This, alongside the introduction and adoption of the AICC and SCORM standards for eLearning, became the core purpose and the only functionality of the LMS to be understood and effectively used by the organizations. Driven by the rapidly changing way the people learn in the workplace today, Learning Management Systems have had to keep pace and change in their design and capability to deliver what today’s learner is asking for.

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SCORM vs Tin Can API: The difference between compact discs and iTunes

ProProfs

1988: Aviation Industry CBT Committee (AICC) was formed to standardize CBT – The AICC was an international group of aircraft manufacturers, instructors, courseware developers, vendors etc, who came together to standardize the delivery of eLearning content for the aviation industry. 1998: The AICC came up with the Web-based Training (WBT) guidelines for interoperability of eLearning content on the Web.

What to Look for In Online Manufacturing Training Courses

Convergence Training

The three primary elearning standards these day are SCORM, AICC, and xAPI (also called the Experience API, and a few years ago it was common to call it Tin Can). You’ll never adopt some online manufacturing training courses and get a complete out-of-the-box training solution. If you’re looking to add some online manufacturing training at work, you’re going to need to take a few things into account.

Hurrah for client winners of John Leh’s Best of the Best

Rustici Software

eLogic uses SCORM Engine to support SCORM, AICC, xAPI and PENS. Litmos was an early adopter of xAPI and is a leading SaaS based LMS. Recently, they have also adopted our offline SCORM support using SCORM Engine. A long time SCORM Engine customer, Blackboard ‘s Learn application uses Engine to handle the fine details around playing and tracking SCORM, AICC and xAPI content. #3 This week, we’re cheering, “Hurrah!”

Devlearn conference day one: an exhilarating day

Challenge to Learn

He showed a video where AICC announced that they will adopt TinCan. I don’t know what the adoption will actually mean but it sounded like TinCan will be the next version of IACC. So we are off to an excellent start with DevLearn. As always at the first day of a guild conference it was an exhilarating day. I was able to attend some sessions and keynotes and talked to lot’s of people. Here is my wrap-up. Trends?

What is XAPI And How Should You Use It?

KnowledgeAnywhere

xAPI, when integrated with your learning management system, provides a more comprehensive assessment of learning because it is able to track more than conventional AICC- and SCORM-based online experiences. Although xAPI is not standardized or widely adopted quite yet, LMS professionals and LMS companies alike are excited about the possibilities it brings. Formal learning experiences (i.e

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Publishing Success with Digital First Publishing – Part 2

Magic EdTech

In our first blog on the evolution of digital first publishing Publishing Success with Digital First Publishing , we discussed how the publishing industry led by decreased sales in education textbooks initially adopted a general digital first workflow. SCORM 2004, AICC, or xAPI).

cmi5 is live in SCORM Cloud

Rustici Software

So, over the last couple of years, many people including Bill McDonald (as Chair of the working group) and Art Werkenthin and others at RISC have put a lot of energy into considering how their AICC work could be applied to launch in the xAPI world. And further, so many other activities actually benefit from having a well defined, implemented, and adopted specification for launch. We hope this helps spur the development of many xAPI/cmi5 adopters.

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Back to basics: What is SCORM?

Elucidat

Before SCORM, there was AICC, but its functionality was very limited and it’s virtually obsolete now. This was the first version of SCORM, but it was never widely adopted. When you get involved in elearning, you may hear people talk about ‘SCORM versions’ or making sure a course is ‘SCORM compliant’. But what does this actually mean? What is SCORM? Let’s go back to basics and find out…. What is SCORM? SCORM stands for Shareable Content Object Reference Model.

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cmi5 is ready to go in SCORM Cloud

Experience API

So, over the last couple of years, many people including Bill McDonald (as Chair of the working group) and Art Werkenthin and others at RISC have put a lot of energy into considering how their AICC work could be applied to launch in the xAPI world. And further, so many other activities actually benefit from having a well defined, implemented, and adopted specification for launch. We hope this helps spur the development of many xAPI/cmi5 adopters.

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The What, How and Why of xAPI in Corporate Learning

WhatFix

In fact, according to a survey conducted by Software Advice, most users prefer xAPI (over older protocols such as SCORM and AICC) for its advanced tracking and reporting capabilities and course creation flexibility. Have you been facing any other limitations with SCORM and AICC?

How To Use Interactive Video-Based Learning To Enhance Your Training’s Impact

EI Design

The adoption of video-based training is on a roll. 2004, AICC, and Tin Can and can be hosted on LMS/LRS. In this article, I outline how you can use its NextGen avatar, interactive video-based learning, and enhance your training’s impact. Using Interactive Video-Based Learning To Enhance Your Training’s Impact. Using videos for training has been an established practice for over a decade.

3 Things to Check Before Developing a SCORM Compliant Course

CommLab India

When e-learning was first introduced in the mid ‘90s, only 4% of organizations in the United States adopted it. A few LMSs are compliant with SCORM, a few are compliant with AICC, and a few are compliant with both. But now, within a span of 2 decades, 77% of companies in the country offer e-learning in their professional development programs. If you aren’t one of them, the figures suggest that sooner or later, you will decide to implement e-learning in your organization too.

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E-Learning 101: Straightforward Answers to Fundamental Questions—Part 2

ATD Learning Technologies

Is there a preference or reason for choosing xAPI, AICC, SCORM over the other? xAPI, AICC, and SCORM are all communication protocols about how learning events talk to tracking systems. AICC was the first standard, developed specifically for the aviation industry when there were no standards. At this point, AICC is rarely used, but is still a valid standard. xAPI is the most forward-looking, but it has not been widely adopted just yet.

State of the E-Learning Industry 2019

eLearning 24-7

AICC is dropping by the wayside with learning systems, which could create challenges for folks who have 3rd party libraries of only AICC content. Consortiums will do far better in HE, if colleges adopted this approach for their students, and if the application process changed to reflect online, rather than fees to use the computer lab or gym. Could change, but even with early adopters there isn’t enough in terms of platforms, tools, etc.

Mercury XRS: What it is, How it Works, What it Could Mean For You

Roundtable Learning

The training industry has adopted virtual reality and augmented reality. With the industry having adopted XR training, the next challenge became managing the content efficiently and scaling across many locations.