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? It makes it possible to create an e-Learning course in any authoring environment and run it in any SCORM compliant LMS and report your learners results to that LMS. The basic set up of a SCORM compliant course is simple, here is how it works: You create a course in an e-Learning authoring tool (like easygenerator) or in a LMS. It comes from the aviation industry and it is called 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 . 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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SCORM vs. Tin Can (xAPI) vs. AICC: What’s the difference?

eLearningMind

Before we get into how SCORM, Tin Can (also called xAPI, or meaning Experience API), and AICC are different, let’s start with what they all have in common: a complicated acronym (AICC is a doozy), and standards and specifications for eLearning content that is compatible across multiple platforms.

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Questions to Ask Ur Prospective LMS Vendor

eLearning 24-7

What about AICC? Unless you purchased a tool that is only AICC compliant, which in that case, time to ditch it and get another one. If you purchased an AICC only, then you have to find a system that is AICC compliant. It can be SCORM too, but the AICC is the key. . PENS was created by AICC as an alternative to SCORM 2004, 3rd edition. . Can you create a curriculum, whereas student x has to complete A before going to B?

Are eLearning Standards Necessary?

Integrated Learnings

By standard I mean a common template and/or a compliance specification such as SCORM or AICC. Do you plan to develop content in house and also purchase content from one or more third-party content vendors? Some generic content can be purchased from vendors.'. Perhaps you are creating more of a 'nice to know' learning initiative that will be launched from a website, not a learning management system or similar portal. By Jay Lambert.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools Directory

eLearning 24-7

Features 102 vendors. 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. It is in the “Cloud&# on the vendor’s server – everything is done in the cloud. SCORM or AICC.

Course Standards: Where R We Heading?

eLearning 24-7

I’ll readily admit that regardless of the course standard you use, if you create click-click-click courses, than no course standard will make it engaging. 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. I still see course libraries that are only AICC.

Course Standards: Where R We Heading?

eLearning 24-7

I’ll readily admit that regardless of the course standard you use, if you create click-click-click courses, than no course standard will make it engaging. 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. I still see course libraries that are only AICC.

Video Learning Platforms

eLearning 24-7

Other options – depends on the vendor. Typically the video content management platform consists of (please note: that some vendors call their VCMS something else). Can interface with learning management systems – including educational focused LMSs – always contact your vendor if you want to go this route — i.e. interface/integration/extension. Supports H.264, MP4, MOV, WMA, AICC, etc. your own logo (not all the vendors offer this option.

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.

Ten Interactive Online Platforms to Deliver Holistic Learning to Students

Kitaboo

The Fluidic player can support all types of files, such as PDFs, DOCX, PPTs, videos, SCORM, AICC, and xAPI-compliant packages. It has powerful tools to create, design, store, and deliver online learning with powerful track completion and assessment progress.

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. Kinect technology was not created at a Microsoft lab, rather it was created by a group of folks in Cambridge, England. Expect a few commercial vendors to jump into the augmented reality space for e-learning.

LMS Potluck

eLearning 24-7

As micro-learning gains more attention and more people are starting to utilize the methods in creating such courses, vendors who are aware of this new opportunity are making sure that people know that their system supports micro-learning. What makes this type of course design unique isn’t that it has been around for more than dozen of years, but that there are vendors who portray themselves whether intentionally or not, as “THE” micro-learning platform.

State of the Authoring Tool Industry

eLearning 24-7

Bewildered on what is happening, why what is needed isn’t appearing as it should, and how is it possible that something so obvious based on where e-learning is heading, mobile is pushing and future tech is inspiring is lost among so many vendors? Confusion leads to flushed in terms of causation that some vendors in their infinite wisdom have decided it is better to jump one way than stay the course. At least SCORM support – Plenty still support AICC.

Course Authoring Tools for eLearning Developers and the masses

eLearning 24-7

Celtix - Enables you to create storyboards and scripts. 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. JeL SIM- simulations requires experience of the Java programming language to create a numerical model of the system/concept being simulated. The authoring tool vendors will say their products are for everyone.

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. 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. 1st vendor to have online/offline mobile synch.

New E-Learning Rankings: Authoring Tools

eLearning 24-7

Vendors can move up, down or out of the rankings – after all it is on-going. Rankings are based on my directories which are updated monthly; I also keep a separate directory which will contain more vendors than listed within the visible directories – reason being it offers clients (those who hire me – buyers to have an added bonus, of course it contains much more info); that said the monthly directories provide key info and in future updates have new columns added.

Answering your LMS Questions

eLearning 24-7

How many of you have had hundreds of comments as a result of these questions, and than rather than solve it, create only more confusion? 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). Smart App for TV – One LMS vendor. SCORM/AICC/PENS/IMS.

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

PSB

Paradiso LMS is an efficient learning management system which helps the users to create engaging content, ensure flexible learning, and encourage interactivity. Interactive Video – Paradiso LMS allows its users to create, share, and reuse interactive videos.

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Break it down! (No it’s not Hammer Time! Yet)

eLearning 24-7

For whatever reason- okay to try to set themselves apart – some vendors have created the term “training management” Honestly, they could call it “online authoring system with a few reports and no frills” and it would be the same thing. The downside to training management products is the inability to upload any other 3rd party authoring tool or courses from an off the shelf vendor. Why do some vendors have trials and others do not?

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The short-cut buyers guide: LMS requirements and more

Docebo

Getting your requirements solid before beginning your LMS search or sending to vendors can seem a bit intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be. Capture what the experience has been for your learners in the past so that you can clearly articulate to vendors where you’re starting from.

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E-Learning Screen recording and video solutions – Should b simple, so why isn’t it?

eLearning 24-7

There are more vendors who do not offer the ability to post – i.e. add audio afterwards it is quite amazing. Again, simple and yet again arguably with many vendors difficult to do. There are dozens of free audio plugins available on the net, so why aren’t screen capturing/recording vendors offering the ability for the end user to add them? Another issue I have with many vendors who offer effects – again, I like that – is that they fail to mention.

#Devlearn TinCan panel: #Tincan is rocking our world

Challenge to Learn

But the vendors are already stepping in and create the cars, roads and gas stations, new learning theories will emerge and it will become clearer in the future. Start dreaming and doing it and request (or force) your vendor that they will enable it (in the spirit of the keynote from John Landau.). 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.

Product Review: BlueVolt

eLearning 24-7

Many people today prefer 3rd party authoring tools and in fact, I recommend that route rather then using a vendor’s built in authoring tool. SCORM, AICC. This format is common when people create effective user guides or QRCs for training, even a navigation guide for online courses. People love gift cards – and with over 100 vendors to select from – already put in play through BlueVolt – you simply select which gift cards and whalla – of you go.

What is a Learning Management System? (2019 Update)

Docebo

Sophisticated AI technology grows to understand each learner’s behaviour, creating unique, personalized learning experiences, and social learning lets learners consult peer mentors, ask questions, and collaborate. Member Training : An LMS is also commonly used to amplify membership value by creating centralized content and facilitating engagement among your members with digital learning. The vendor delivers support services and stores all data in the cloud.

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. In 1993, the AICC created the CMI specification—still in use today—which specified the communications between a course and an LMS.

Your LMS criteria can make or break your buying process – here’s how to win

Docebo

These will give you a good roadmap for where you want to head, and help you decide whether the LMS vendors you’re considering can get you there. SCORM, AICC, and xAPI.

Five Myths of Social Learning

Xyleme

Home > Social Learning > Five Myths of Social Learning Five Myths of Social Learning December 3rd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment There is no question that the rise of social networks is creating a profound shift in the way training departments are delivering knowledge to their employees, partners, and customers. While many learning vendors have thrown their hat into the Web 2.0 This is why we are seeing LMS vendors merge social media tools into their platforms.

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. Cannot upload courses/content created by another content authoring tool.

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. You create your own courses – as you would normally do – this is not done in OpenSesame. 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). Create or upload your own podcasts.

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

eLearning 24-7

OR you can create courses SCORM 2004 courses within their tool which is in the “cloud&# and do the same thing. Also SCORM 1.2 & AICC. While you can continue with their product, you are not tied to them, and thus you can use the Flash code for whatever or whomever, best of all, for those who create courses for clients – and clients who want the code (for whatever purpose) – you can give it to them. Create SD and HD movies.

Product Review Raptivity

eLearning 24-7

AICC, 508 and SWF. Saving to Favorites is easy, but my Learning theories – while interesting – i.e. you can create your own learning theory – really serves no purpose. I couldn’t decide if the product was geared to me creating interactions or buying more of their products – definite distraction. To create a new interactivity, select “New Interactivity&#. My Learning Theories – Yep, create your own. 2004, AICC.

One Step Behind

eLearning 24-7

In 2002, a company created video courses that were AICC compliant and could be bookmarked. The vendor? I’m not talking about creating gaming courses that people can download to their Xbox or new PS or Wii, although it would be intriguing, rather I am talking about adding features to your learning platform that pushes the technological evenlope.

Why author elearning content to industry standards?

OpenSesame

Courses built using platform tools cannot be exported to other platforms and content created previously cannot be uploaded to these platforms. Many courses created in these platforms have limited customization options.

Part 5 of 6: Key Features to Look for in an LMS: Course Authoring Tool

Overnite Software

In addition to delivering the created courses in the LMS, the ability to export them in formats supported by industry standards, such as SCORM and AICC, or simply be launched from a desktop or cloud-based server, is essential.

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. You can also embed videos instead of creating them yourself if needed!

5 Things To Look Out For While Choosing An LMS

Origin Learning

But most importantly, it may fail to achieve its main purpose: of creating the right online learning environment in the organization. If not, ask your vendor to provide cloud based support on their servers. Basically, it allows content to be created once and used in a plug-and-play form at substantial cost savings in different systems and multiple times without any modification.

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