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


Companies and organizations involved in elearning need learning content to be compliant with some requirements, i.e. with regards to the way content is packaged and tracked within the training program. 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.

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SCORM vs AICC: how do they compare?


Another set of standards that has the same aim is AICC. SCORM is much more widely used today, but that doesn’t mean we can forget about AICC entirely. What is AICC? AICC stands for Aviation Industry CBT (Computer-Based Training) Committee. AICC talks to the LMS by sending HTTP messages and then interpreting the responses the LMS sends back. Uploading content to an LMS using AICC is usually a more lengthy process than using SCORM. SCORM vs AICC.


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10 Training Tracking Tool Options To Boost Team Learning


If you’re in the market for a new learning software provider, a training tracking tool is a must. We’ve broken these out into categories to more easily digest which of these training tracking tools is the best fit. Continu is a training tracking tool that offers a versatile cloud-based interface. Learning Tracks is how administrators create courses, facilitate onboarding flows, quizzes , and more. Track assigned and completed courses. Analytic functionality.

Tracking Without an LMS

Tony Karrer

I received a couple of questions around tracking. Then today, I saw a post on TrDev about tracking without an LMS and thought I should maybe clarify what I often see as the choices around tracking: a. Click tracking b. Custom tracking c. LMS tracking Click Tracking In Click Tracking, you rely on looking at logs of what pages have been clicked on and get reports via log file analysis (web analytics) tools such as WebTrends.

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Effectus LMS For effective Employee Training Management and Tracking

CommLab India

versions and AICC and Tin Can compliant courses. Analytics and Reports. Effectus LMS has excellent tracking capabilities, you can effectively track online and classroom training activities. You can track data such as: Total duration spent on training. The scores of each attempt are also tracked. The LMS effectively tracks the learner activities, irrespective of the device the course is accessed from.

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Find out if social learning chemistry works for you!

Origin Learning

What if the social learning platform can track, measure, and even predict a learner’s behavior? What if the use of Big Data and advanced computing technologies brings learning analytics to the fore? By successfully implementing Konnect , its next-gen social learning and analytics platform, breaking the barriers of legacy learning. Supporting a wide variety of course formats including SCORM, AICC and xAPI(TinCan), Konnect takes learning beyond the traditional LMS architecture.

Top 10 authoring tool in 2020 delivering engaging digital learning content


2004), AICC, HTML5, xAPI/TinCan , cmi5, and LTI. . Listed among the top 10 authoring tools, it is a cloud-based HTML5 tool used to create, discover, deliver and track video and eLearning content in a single as well as unified experience for the learners.

Why are we still talking xAPI?


With this easy access, you are able to track learner’s performance, analyze and personalize future learning content to be more focused and easier to imbibe. With xAPI in online training, you can track any learning interventions happening in your online training environment. Analytics. It can be used to track and retrieve data of every aspect of learning activity accessed through tablets, smartphones, or apps. xAPI vs AICC vs SCORM.

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


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.


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

Origin Learning

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. As eLearning gravitated towards online delivery and synchronous learning, SCORM became more popular and AICC lost favor with companies designing and deploying eLearning solutions. SCORM was not enough to track user/learner progress. xAPI ensures that informal learning is tracked.

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What is XAPI And How Should You Use It?


Now there’s a way businesses can track as much as 100% of learning experiences. xAPI allows for deeper tracking of learning. This application is able to track the information learners seek whether that be through the elearning content provided by a company or outside information on the internet. xAPI adds in the other 90% of learning because it can track learning that occurs outside of an LMS. Formal learning experiences (i.e

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Top 5 Content Authoring Tools You Need to Know About


Provides a responsive HTML5 output and a great analytics system where you can track how users are interacting with the content. Supports a wide range of formats, including SCORM, AICC, HTML5, xAPI (TinCan), Windows, and Mac OS.

Real (e)Learning Heroes

Clark Quinn

The initial learning technology standards came out from the AICC. This standard enables tracking and analytics beyond the course. While there are people who claim to be leaders in elearning (and some are), there is another whole group who flies under the radar. These are the people who labor quietly in the background on initiatives that will benefit all of us. I’m thinking in particular of those who work to advance our standards.

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How to Optimize Learning Content Distribution and Save Time

JCA Solutions

Stop worrying about: Incompatible standards — Training Vault supports SCORM, AICC, and xAPI standards, which enables learners to easily access any content that works with these standards. Better yet, you can track data on your training across multiple customers’ platforms!

Ten Interactive Online Platforms to Deliver Holistic Learning to Students


Accordingly, to deliver eLearning, you need an interactive online platform that can help you create and deliver courses, include resource libraries, tools for collaboration, analytics, reporting and feedback, and interface for all stakeholders, including teachers, students, and course administrators to access all data and information. The Fluidic player can support all types of files, such as PDFs, DOCX, PPTs, videos, SCORM, AICC, and xAPI-compliant packages.

Advantages of WordPress over Moodle


It has enabled organizations of all sizes to deliver and track learning to (likely) millions of people across the globe. While both are content management systems, Moodle has added features that allows for tracking and scoring of content, something that WordPress was unable to do until the LearnDash project started. This lets you not only author content within the system, but also deliver it to students and track those changes.

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Employee Training Platform: 8 Best Features of an Employee Training Platform


2004), HTML5, xAPI/TinCan, AICC, and LTI. Tracking and Analytical Tools. DISCOVER HOW A MOBILE-FIRST INTERACTIVE LEARNING SOLUTION CAN HELP YOUR ORGANIZATION Kitaboo is a cloud-based platform to create, deliver & track mobile-first interactive training content.

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

EI Design

We cannot track the learner’s usage of the video. You can track the learners’ progress and performance on LMS. Similar to other eLearning courses, you can track the learners’ progress as the interactive videos support both SCORM and Tin Can. SCORM/Tin Can output to track the learner’s progress and performance. 2004, AICC, and Tin Can and can be hosted on LMS/LRS. Learner Analytics. This tracks the learner’s progress through the learning journey.



An LMS does not create content, but rather helps learners access it, and it also tracks course access, completion, and test scores. Also, LMSs do not provide IDs with the deep analytics required to understand what content is working and what content is not. . Top-notch LCMS solutions can even provide detailed analytics that identify the most effective content. Content Delivery/Tracking. . . SCORM/AICC tracking. ?. ?. Question Level Tracking. ?. ?.


8 Best LMS Options to Enable Online Course Creation for your Employees

Hurix Digital

Apart from automating most of the tasks, LMS helps to track the progress of employees, thus saving a lot of time and money for the organisations. Robust Feedback and Analytics. With Bridge’s feedback and analytics feature, instructors can easily identify skills gaps, best practices, and other insights that aid in enhancing the courses. An ideal platform for employee workshops, customer tutorials and business presentations, Docebo supports SCORM, AICC and Tin Can API.



A Learning Management System (LMS) is a software application that allows a company, school, or organization to administer, document, track, and report on the delivery of educational courses and training programs. An LMS will deliver learning, tracking course access, completions and test scores. Some LCMS platforms also allow you to deliver learning and track performance, with limitations. Content Delivery/Tracking. SCORM/AICC tracking. ?. ?.


Tin Can API, the evolution of SCORM


SCORM’s many versions and tweaks over the years gradually gave learning providers more and more control over how and where their content is used, allowing them to better track learner progress and set specific objectives, while also giving learning providers the ability to track the progress of their students. Whereas before the tracking was limited to specific achievements – course progress, completion/incompletion, pass/fail etc. Learning can be tracked both on and offline.


Make eLearning Effective with these Top Mobile Learning Platforms 

Hurix Digital

This SAAS based platform can be used to manage data, deliver training and track the reports through analysis. In-built analytics. Learner tracking and feedback. Key Features and Highlights: SCORM/AICC compliant. Learner progress tracking. It is estimated that the number of smartphone users worldwide will touch a whopping 3.5 billion by 2020! Mobile Learning or m-Learning has brought about a revolution in the eLearning industry.

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. Support has never had a great track record in learning platforms, but in the authoring tool space it’s always been a challenge. I am really worried about the CMI-5 add, and how that will work, when uh, it doesn’t work with an LMS. Track record of fixing issues with some authoring tool vendors is poor.

Trackable URLs are on the horizon in Rustici Engine

Rustici Software

Hundreds of learning platforms use Rustici Engine as the embedded content player in their LMS, LXP, HCMS, TMS, gamification platform, HR system or custom training application to handle SCORM, AICC, xAPI and cmi5 content their customers use. Videos, podcasts and documents are just a few more examples of training materials that make up the learning portfolio, which is why we added the ability to import and track MP4, MP3 and PDF file types to Engine 2019. You asked and we listened.

9 best enterprise-level learning management systems (LMS) for 2019


This LMS provides you with wide customization options and extended analytics. Moreover, Docebo supports such content types as SCORM, Tin Can and AICC. In addition, Thought Industries provide powerful commerce solutions as well as full reporting and analytics tool. From educators perspective, the system allows strong management, customization, and rich analytics to evaluate learners success.

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Top 15 Instructional Design Tools Ranked


Learning Tracks is how administrators create courses, facilitate onboarding flows, quizzes , and more. Plus, courses can be tracked and assigned based on each team’s needs. To further help team leaders manage remote teams, Continu comes with dashboards, detailed reporting and analytics to track learning and engagement by each team member. It also offers live training options and built-in reporting for analytics. Content can be published in SCORM, AICC, or xAPI.

Your First xAPI Project: Go Big or Go Small

ATD Learning Technologies

At the ATD 2017 International Conference & Exposition , you’ll see more xAPI (Experience API) in action than ever before: more sessions, more vendors, and more real working examples that take you beyond the confines of simple SCORM e-learning tracking. The x in xAPI is an abbreviation for "experience" because the record providers could be anything we interact with, not just traditional AICC- and SCORM-based e-learning. Sick of SCORM yet?

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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.

How to Select the Right eLearning Authoring Tools and Services

Hurix Digital

While there are many tools available, it is advisable to choose one that supports e-learning content standards such as SCORM , AICC and CBT. The main purpose of these standards is to allow content and tools from different vendors to launch and track end-users’ progress according to a common set of protocols. Analytics: You would want to gain some data on who your learners are and how they are accessing your content. What is an eLearning Authoring Tool?

What is an eLearning Authoring Tool? What is the Best eLearning Authoring Software?


I mean, every other course looks out for a distinct approach, speed, design, and analytics. However, only a few programs specifically include customized support for e-learning content authoring and are certified by the standards such as SCORM (Shareable Content Object Reference Model) or AICC (CBT) (Aviation Industry CBT Committee). Analytics: Track learning progress and get insights into the course efficacy from a central dashboard.

The 10 Best MindTickle Alternatives


Poor analytics and reporting. Learning Tracks is how administrators create courses, facilitate onboarding flows, quizzes , and more. Track assigned and completed courses. Manager dashboards, detailed reporting/analytics to track learning and engagement. Slack, Okta, OneLogin, HRIS (Workday, Oracle and others), SCORM, YouTube, Vimeo, Google Drive, Google Analytics, Open API. Analytic functionality. Track training progress and readiness.

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.

Thursday’s Trending e-Learning Topic: Learning Management Systems


The learning management system (LMS) you choose is a pretty big deal when it comes to your online training delivery and tracking, which makes it a perennial hot topic in the e-Learning industry. AICC and SCORM Compliance: The Benefits for Your e-Learning. Announcing CourseMill LMS Version 7 with Advanced Learning Analytics.

‘Best of Elearning! ’ Awards Honor 100 Top Solutions


>> Easily import of SCORM and AICC content. >> BrassRing allows its users to attract and hire top talent using applicant tracking systems. Making decisions is easier using Talent Insights’ analytics. >> Achieve better visibility because analytics are embedded in all of our solutions. >> It also has robust analytics and reporting that includes chart slicing, monitoring of downloads and interactive data zoom and scroll.

Webinar Q&A: Empowering Continuous Learning with the Experience API (xAPI)

Experience API

You can think of an LRS as “the part of the LMS that implements xAPI and that tracks learning activity”. These products often take the form of a learning analytics platform. None of the open source LRSs have the same level of reporting and analytics provided by a Learning Analytics Platform like Watershed and as far as I know none of them have plans to add this functionality. For the Bookmarket, how is the person tracked. Is there no automatic tracking?

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Why It's Time to Dump Your LMS for a PLE [Infographic]


Two main reasons: user experience & analytics. The course content also tends to be dull, because protocols the LMS relies on (like SCORM or AICC) can’t support rich interactive content like game-based modules. Most LMSs are only capable of tracking participate and pass/fail, which isn’t enough to evaluate the efficacy of your program -- let alone link it to business results. You walk into work, sit down at your desk and fire up your computer.