Track and trace Learners results. What do SCORM compliance, AICC, XAPI and CMI5 mean?

Challenge to Learn

Or are you just confused by all the abbreviations like: SCORM, AICC, XAPI, and CMI5? This makes it possible to publish your course or quiz on a website, a blog, in an app on a smart phone. It is for Vendors like easygenerator or other authoring tools to come up with simple and useful applications of the XAPI. It comes from the aviation industry and it is called AICC. The good news is that both Scorm and AICC will merge into CMI5 , the new XAPI based standard.

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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 . In the late 1990s, each learning management system had its own proprietary content format, which encouraged vendor lock-in. You had to use that vendor’s tools to create e-Learning that worked with that LMS, or your content wouldn’t play. The lab combined the work of existing standards organizations like the AICC , IMS and the IEEE LTSC into a cohesive reference model. SCORM versus AICC.

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Choosing an E-learning Vendor? Review this Checklist First

CommLab India

If you have decided to buy your e-learning course or outsource it to a customized e-learning solutions provider, the next step is to choose a reliable e-learning vendor. The best way to do this is to focus on some key areas of e-learning development and ask the right questions from a potential e-learning vendor. Composition of the team: In an earlier blog , I talked about the large group of people with diverse skill sets involved in e-learning development.

#HRTECH Learning Vendors Preview – Who to see and who to avoid

eLearning 24-7

To those from HR who are new to this blog, I give a high five. Well, not yet, but it is coming up and with that are all those wonderful vendors and that magical expo. But one of the biggest problems I see at such shows are the number of vendors who in hindsight I wished I avoided. I recall at ATD this past year, a vendor who was trying to sell people ahead of time their LMS. Plus why are you AICC course standard? SCORM yes – AICC?

Are eLearning Standards Necessary?

Integrated Learnings

By standard I mean a common template and/or a compliance specification such as SCORM or AICC. But even though standards are often simply accepted as being necessary, asking the question is still a good exercise to follow during the Analysis phase of any new eLearning initiative (for more on phases, see the post ADDIE should have been DADDIE all along on this blog). Do you plan to develop content in house and also purchase content from one or more third-party content vendors?

Rapid Content Authoring Tools Directory

eLearning 24-7

Features 102 vendors. Directory does NOT include any free authoring tools, since those are available elsewhere on this blog. If vendor does not listing pricing on web site, you will see “Not Available on Site&#. Vendors who offer multiple price points based on edition/version Or by sector: individual, corporate, academia, non-profit, government (when applicable), is listed in the pricing info. SCORM or AICC.

Course Standards: Where R We Heading?

eLearning 24-7

I wouldn’t call it pondering rather I would call it a huge misnomer in the entire authoring tool industry, course development industry – with vendors here – when it comes to course standards. I’ve even seen it with LMS vendors. At one time, you could be “certified” with AICC and yes certified with SCORM, but why would you want to be? I still see course libraries that are only AICC. There are LMS vendors who no longer accept AICC.

Course Standards: Where R We Heading?

eLearning 24-7

I wouldn’t call it pondering rather I would call it a huge misnomer in the entire authoring tool industry, course development industry – with vendors here – when it comes to course standards. I’ve even seen it with LMS vendors. At one time, you could be “certified” with AICC and yes certified with SCORM, but why would you want to be? I still see course libraries that are only AICC. There are LMS vendors who no longer accept AICC.

LMS-Agnostic eLearning Should Be Your New Strategy

JCA Solutions

That’s often a mistake. Many eLearning vendors create content that is not LMS-agnostic. Vendors whose eLearning content complies with all versions of industry standards and has been tested on multiple LMS platforms can escape many of these problems. also support AICC.

LIVE BLOG - Craig Weiss 'eLearning 2020' Seminar

Unicorn Training

Focus questions (as voted for by delegates around the table): 4) Tin Can Replacement for SCORM/AICC. What have they done within the 'big four' parameters of SCORM/AICC. A: Sees enterprise space, there are eLearning vendors coming in and will be a bigger market as it's money. Vendors don't include service and support as part of contract and if clients can't get out are stuck. Couple of LMS vendors coming out with MOOCs as part of platform.

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

Docebo

If you’re building content yourself, oftentimes you’ll need an authoring tool that is SCORM and/or AICC compliant that most LMS vendors offer with their product. Docebo BlogYour LMS content strategy is the core foundation of your training programs.

5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012

eLearning 24-7

They involved talent management, “hello and goodbye” with vendors, social learning, upswing in mobile learning, new feature sets in the authoring tool space, flat lining in web conferencing and standalone platforms. Augmented reality style: people see in real time the brainstorming ideas, they are transformed into a visual design based on the app, people communicate with Twitter or a built in micro blog, voting is possible and final ideas are vetted.

LMS Potluck

eLearning 24-7

With the days of August just ahead of us, or the dogs of August, I can never remember the saying, it is time to bring many of the readers of this blog with some interesting tidbits that I find of interest and that you may or may not be aware of. The blog will remain E-Learning 24/7 as will my Linkedin group. . AICC – It’s passed it usefulness. Tagged: LMS , lms vendors. LMS LMS Research LMS vendor Uncategorized lms vendors

New Authoring tool rankings #11 to #20

eLearning 24-7

Easy to use interface and supports SCORM and AICC. #18 A few vendors say “social learning” but it is often far from it. Features include: Community dashboards and developer blogs. AICC, SCORM and PENS support. I’m always amazed at some of the names vendors come up with for authoring tools. Supports AICC and SCORM. Well besides my rankings of course, think about this: 1st vendor to offer collaboration and peer review.

eLearning Standards—What They Are and Why They Matter

Trivantis

To accomplish this, the industry has come up with several eLearning standards that allow courses created by any vendor to “talk” with an LMS created by any other vendor. It all started with the Aviation Industry Computer-Based Training Committee (AICC), which was formed in 1988. The major aircraft manufacturers of the time, Boeing, Airbus, and McDonnell Douglas, got together and formed the AICC to come up with a standard way for courses to communicate results to an LMS.

Answering your LMS Questions

eLearning 24-7

How many of you have seen vendors respond to your questions? A: Virtually every LMS vendor out there in the marketplace provides these features. Congrats, you are probably looking at less than 10 (based on my LMS directory which contains 475 vendors). Custom domains – rather than have yourcompany.vendorname.com, some systems are now offering custom domains so that your learners see whatever name you create.com and remove the vendor name. SCORM/AICC/PENS/IMS.

Paradiso LMS Ranks #2 on Softwareworld’s Top Learning Management System Global List

PSB

SCORM -Tin Can API-AICC-LMS – Paradiso LMS supports established e-learning standards such as SCORM, AICC, CMI-5, Tin Can API, and much more. The post Paradiso LMS Ranks #2 on Softwareworld’s Top Learning Management System Global List appeared first on Paradiso eLearning Blog.

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E-Learning News and Notes

eLearning 24-7

While it is true that there are vendors who are pure online proctoring solutions, it would seem to me, that having it as part of a learning management or platform is a better route then just a self-contained OP solution. In the end, no matter what type of security you setup, if someone really wants to cheat even with a 360 web cam that the vendor provides, it can be done. Most tend to be proprietary, but I have seen a few that are SCORM/AICC and yes even PENS.

Technology Assistance

Solo Learning

Specify your required features before approaching potential vendors. Technology Assistance: Common Questions for LMS Vendors. Are their options available for the client to host directly or for the vendor to host? Is the learning management system AICC & SCORM compliant? Blog TechnologySolo Learning provides technology assistance to a wide range of companies. While assessing the features of a learning management system is an important step in selecting one.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools 2010 – Innovators, Winners and Updated Trends

eLearning 24-7

Also SCORM 1.2 & AICC. Sure, other vendors will say you can do that too, but you have to open each object file to get it. Project blog, comments, & RSS feeds keeping authors connected. Blogs can be embedded into courses/content. Many vendors hyping PowerPoint to Flash angle as key feature. 57% offer a trial at various length, this is significantly higher than any other e-learning tool with over 40 vendors in the market.

SCORM Supports It But How About Your LMS?

JCA Solutions

You’ve tried talking to the vendor, and they’ve tried to offer some workarounds, yet it seems this system can’t do everything you need. SCORM Supports It But How About Your LMS? You have an LMS to deliver courses and track user data, and…it’s not doing it quite right.

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E-Learning Innovative Products – They are Out There

eLearning 24-7

When they hit stride, other vendors take notice and soon, the lemming revolution begins. Provides social learning features including shoutbox, photos, discussion boards, blogs, events, polls, articles. Accepts any courses built in any content authoring tools that are SCORM & AICC compliant – so you can upload and sell your courses that you built in Articulate, Captivate, even open source authoring tools (but they must be standards compliant). I love innovation.

Lectora Inspire 12.1 Review by Rick Zanotti

Trivantis

While many vendors rush to create mobile applications, Lectora® has quietly led the way with a foundation built around what would emerge as mobile. While many vendors struggle to shed their “Flash” skins and claim open-ness, Lectora quietly embraced “open” from the get-go. Vendors are scrambling to make their tools easier with PowerPoint-like user interfaces that soften the learning curve for the new users. and share his thoughts with our blog readers.

eLearning: xAPI is Geek Free and Ready to Go

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Stay tuned for the grand reveal of the two projects in this blog. Now LMS providers are adding integrated xAPI capability as well, alongside their existing SCORM and AICC support. Museum staff have access to use their data without having to ask their vendors for reporting assistance. 

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Learning Record Store (LRS) Guide: Basics You Need to Know

KnowledgeAnywhere

In this blog, we’ll go over its’ basic definition, its’ history, pros and cons of an LRS, and how it differentiates from a Learning Management System (LMS). eLearning has become a popular and convenient modern-day training tool.

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6 questions to ask yourself before buying an LMS

Matrix

Before deciding on what product to buy, the decision makers have to take into account the product’s capacity to abide by either AICC, SCORM, xAPI and lately cmi5. It’s the vendor’s job to make it compliant by at least one standard but it’s still better to check before signing on. Some vendors offer administration features which sounds great but it’s advisable to negotiate tasks and response times. You don’t have an LMS yet? Trust me, you need one.

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The Best LMS Features that make Paradiso LMS Stand at the Top of the Competition

PSB

Users can have multiple clients, vendors, or partners within their e-learning platform with different themes, separate branding, rules, and so on. All the available training courses are SCORM & AICC compliant.

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New in Engine: Video support, third-party content integrations, and reporting

Rustici Software

Besides the standard SCORM, AICC, and xAPI-based content Engine has long supported, instructors and L&D professionals need to present more types of content that drive value to learners: video, audio, documents, and even URLs. . Unfortunately, that often means taking on expensive custom integration work for LMS and LXP vendors. Ever wanted to share a link to interesting industry content, a blog post, a SharePoint resource, or just another website with your learners?

Lectora Inspire 12.1 Review by Rick Zanotti

Trivantis

While many vendors rush to create mobile applications, Lectora® has quietly led the way with a foundation built around what would emerge as mobile. While many vendors struggle to shed their “Flash” skins and claim open-ness, Lectora quietly embraced “open” from the get-go. Vendors are scrambling to make their tools easier with PowerPoint-like user interfaces that soften the learning curve for the new users. and share his thoughts with our blog readers.

Purchasing Courses for your LMS

eLearning 24-7

Before we jump into the topic, the blog will now be published every Friday. Medium in length – defined by the vendor. You can’t, but people will always want to know, how long is the course time wise and then the vendor has to give a number or present one – because darn gone it, time to learn and what that time is – is more important than true acquisition of knowledge (a throwback to ILT learning – and not in a positive way). SCORM and AICC.

Learning System Forecasts 2019

eLearning 24-7

Then we have LMS vendors adding LEP functionality, LEP vendors adding LMS functionality (a mistake IMO) and LEP vendors doing more with what they have (right approach). . I note it as LL model because it includes a B2C approach, whereas LinkedIn customers get some content for free. But the expansiveness model, would be Degreed and a few other LEPs and many more LMS vendors (either on target or already in its path). . Can you believe it?

5 questions to ask yourself before buying an LMS

Matrix

Before deciding on what product to buy, the decision makers have to take into account the product’s capacity to abide by either AICC, SCORM, xAPI and lately cmi5. It’s the vendor’s job to make it compliant by at least one standard but it’s still better to check before signing on. Some vendors offer administration features which sounds great but it’s advisable to negotiate tasks and response times. You don’t have an LMS yet? Trust me, you need one.

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E-learning Outsourcing: The 5-step Development Process

CommLab India

As a training manager or somebody responsible for the training initiativesin your organization, you need to have an idea of the e-learning design and development process, when it’s outsourced to an external e-learning vendor. This blog post will give you a comprehensive idea. Once you approve the course with audio, the e-learning development partner will make the e-learning course compliant with the desired learning technology standards such as SCORM, AICC, or xAPI.

Learning Management Systems for Associations: The Essentials

WBT Systems

With so many options out there, and every vendor keen to advertise their platform with the latest bells and whistles or the ”prettiest” interface, how do you make sure that your LMS performs the way your organization needs it to? Always make sure that the LMS supports both SCORM and AICC standards for eLearning content, at a minumum. For more tips and helpful advice on association learning management, make sure to follow our weekly blog. .

What to Look for in a Learning Management System (LMS) for Manufacturing Training

Convergence Training

Or employees plus the “extended enterprise,” possibly including contractors, vendors, visitors, suppliers, and even customers. What elearning standard do you need you LMS to be compatible with, both now and in the future (AICC, SCORM, xAPI, etc.)?

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Four Industry Announcements

Kapp Notes

This seems to be “press release” week for me but some great things are happening like the Innovations in Clinical Research Worksho p I blogged about the other day. All of the e-Learning specifications are captured- from SCORM and AICC to IMS, PENS and LETSI RTWS. re not going to tell you which vendors you should partner with- instead, we’re giving you the most comprehensive data set of e-learning products and vendors available, and the tools to make it useful.”.

Review of Linkedin Learning

eLearning 24-7

“If you have complaints or concerns, maybe you should write a blog.” “We believe the future of learning is AICC.” Once the individual found out that I wrote a blog, the wanted to clarify that it was not “Linkedin’s view’ the future of learning is AICC, rather it was their own personal view. Had I not stated that I wrote a blog, would the individual have stipulated it was their own opinion? Because AICC is not. .