10 free compliance training courses

Ed App

One of the most-needed eLearning courses for businesses is in compliance training. Compliance training is so important that, depending on the industry or job function, it is often mandated by law that employees complete it. Why Online Compliance Training? 1) What Is Compliance?

Two Global Brand Digital Retail Transformation Case Studies: Lessons & Challenges


In this article, we’ll be discussing a very specific slice of digital retail transformation: how we overhauled and modernized the communication and training infrastructures of two multinational retail brands that each have tens of thousands of store employees.


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Lessons Learned: LMS Feasibility Study

Petra Mayer

I recently completed an extensive LMS Feasibility Study, a project I wrote about in my previous article “ LMS implementation without frustration ” and that I discussed in my eLearning Case Study. This project provided many lessons that became apparent through the analysis of the RFI responses. Lessons for the RFP process. There were a lot of lessons that will help to develop a more detailed RFP (Request for Proposal). Lessons about the benefits of an LMS.

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6 Lessons from the Trenches of Digital Learning Game Design at #ASTDTK14

Bottom-Line Performance

When we started, we found lots of books and articles on game design – but not much on learning game design. Here is a summary of six lessons we’ve learned. This lesson is a critical one. In my session: I will give Lessons from the Trenches of Digital Game Design on Wednesday, January 22nd from 1:15 – 2:15 pm. Bottom-Line Performance has done simulation and learning game design for table-top/live events for many years.

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SCORM Compliance and LMS: What Does It Mean to be ‘SCORM-Compliant’?


What is SCORM Compliance? SCORM compliance, then, ensures compatibility across delivery platforms much the same way as writing to HTML and CSS standards allows web content to be delivered across multiple platforms and browsers. Share on facebook. Facebook. Share on twitter. Twitter.


SCORM Compliance and LMS: What Does It Mean to be ‘SCORM-Compliant’?


What is SCORM Compliance? SCORM compliance, then, ensures compatibility across delivery platforms much the same way as writing to HTML and CSS standards allows web content to be delivered across multiple platforms and browsers. Share on facebook. Facebook. Share on twitter. Twitter.


Detox from Compliance Training in 2019, plan right for 2020!

GRC Solutions

At this point of the year, staff complain about having too much compliance training to do. Listening to your audience is important, but you have to wonder how many of them ever really want to do compliance training! The next question I asked myself was, “How can I create an effective compliance training program that takes into account the quiet times of the year?” Make compliance training fun ! An article written by Justin Muscolino. Head of Compliance Training.

mLevel’s Top 3 Learning and Development Lessons Of 2017


In corporate training, I’ve found many of the business unit owners (sales, sales ops, operations, HR, compliance) wanted certain information to stick if it needed to be recalled quickly during critical performance moments like on a sales call, customer support or compliance determinations. The post mLevel’s Top 3 Learning and Development Lessons Of 2017 appeared first on mLevel.

6 Ingenious Ways To Refresh Compliance Knowledge In Online Training


Nobody really pays attention to compliance online training after they get their certification. In this article, I’ll discuss 6 creative ways to refresh their memory and improve knowledge retention. How To Refresh Compliance Knowledge In Online Training. The purpose of compliance online training is to improve industry standards. Here are 6 ingenious ways to refresh compliance knowledge in online training. Make compliance an engaging process rather than a duty.

10 Commandments to Make Online Compliance Training Engaging

CommLab India

Let’s admit it, ‘interesting’ and ‘exciting’ will not be the first words that come to employees’ minds when they think of online compliance training – so infamous they are for being boring and dry. But, since it is mandatory for organizations to deliver compliance training, they cannot afford such a reaction toward it. Lack of interactivity is one of the reasons compliance training programs are boring.

Discover the Secrets that Make the Story-Based Lesson Tick

Vignettes Learning

According to Bridget Murray in her article "What Makes Mental Time Travel Possible?," "Memory allows us to mentally travel backward in time as well as into the future. From the start to the end of the lesson, this has to be the tie and glue that leads the learners to engagement. If you break this dynamics of opposing wants, you remove the essence of a good story lesson. Two techniques are key in escalating emotions and shifting roles from the start to the end of the lesson.

2018: This Year in Learning– 109 Curated L&D Articles from 2018

The Learning Dispatch

Below are our recommended learning and development articles from the past 12 months, including thought-provoking or simply fun articles related to the field.Did you have a favorite L&D post from 2017? Recommended Learning and Development Articles from Our Senior Learning Architect. Article Categories. In a recent article in Learning Solutions , she maps the intersection of artificial intelligence, learning, and accessibility.

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Escape from Compliance Training Jail - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

Escape from Compliance Training Jail. 30 responses to “Escape from Compliance Training Jail&#. This is as big a turn-off as having to sit through 60 minutes of compliance material that you already know to take a test that has questions that are not relevant. Escape from Compliance Training Jail [.]. Great article. There’s plenty of L&D work to do in any organization beyond compliance training. Thank you for the excellent article.

These 3 Tips Can Change Your Compliance E-Learning Forever - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

These 3 Tips Can Change Your Compliance E-Learning Forever. Last week we looked at some of the issues with compliance-based elearning and how taking a different approach to its design can save your organization time and money. Many times, how we approach building our compliance training is based on hearsay or regulatory urban legends. The ideal is to meet your compliance needs and at the same time identify legitimate gaps in understanding. The Rapid Elearning Blog.

Three Ways to Integrate Off-The-Shelf Content Into Your Existing Training


Most of us don’t; textbook companies have been developing curricula for decades, rounding up subject matter experts to write textbooks, creating engaging lessons, and putting together graphics that your classroom teacher — or even your school district — would not have the time or resources to put together. It was your teacher’s job to integrate the textbook into her existing lesson plan, using a pre-made resource to back up the other materials she was using in class.

L&D: Transforming for Tomorrow

Learning Wire

In an industry that has a direct impact on people’s wellbeing, as well as compliance obligations, their challenge was giving care workers the critical skills needed to do their jobs. What lessons can be learned? The author of this article is Venessa Parker – Digital Learning Consultant at Crossknowledge. Article Learning Trends

eLearning platforms follow top trends in L&D

Petra Mayer

In my last two articles on eLearning, I focused on understanding the needs for your LMS and the assessment of the project for your organization through a feasibility analysis , which I recommend as your first two steps of your online course platform evaluation. SCORM Compliance. A lesson can only be either video or text with an image. Either one of those options can include a download which will show in the course outline and not the lesson itself.

Adaptive Learning: What Is It And What Does It Mean For Your Learners


If, for example, they don’t get the right answer on the first question, the platform may give them a more basic lesson next, to give them background that maybe they don’t have. It's a way in which learning is modified, adjusted or customized to meet an individual learner's needs and objectives that does not depend on adaptivity,” Newman said of personalized learning in an article in Campus Technology. “So Articles Enterprise Learning Learning

How to Impress Your Guest: 5 Key Ways to Use Learning for Hospitality


Also, as I recently discussed in a post about blended learning , education isn't limited to formal training either; it's equally important to include informal and experiential learning into the mix to ensure that people perform their best, stay on top of the latest technology, be current on compliance / regulations, and brush up on any skills or knowledge that may get rusty. Articles digital learning hospitality industry social learning

How to stay off the front page: Create a culture of learning


Even if they'd trained employees regularly on proper behavior or regulatory compliance, for example, it would doubtfully be enforced, if it's not baked into the culture. These lessons can be delivered as continuous bite-sized learning opportunities that reinforce the importance of individual and team contributions to strategic goals. Articles Enterprise Learning LearningMaking the front page or lead story on the evening news can certainly be a good thing for a company.

Starting as a Revolutionary


The new L&D leader also needs to “walk the walk” by sharing approaches, progress, and lessons learned, as well as encouraging the same. There are existing courses, compliance and otherwise that must be run, and limited resources. Articles ELearning Industry News Learning Training ManagementThere are two obvious ways to be a revolutionary (Learning & Development) L&D manager: you’re hired to lead the change, or you decide to take on the charge internally.

Adobe Captivate & eLearning: Screen Reader Best Practices

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I'd like to follow up that article with information about screen readers. Screen readers are programs designed to allow visually impaired learners to navigate through a website or eLearning lesson by reading the content aloud. For instance, there's a section in the article that deals with compatible applications, something that is often overlooked. Tips for Testing Screen Reader Compliance. by Kevin Siegel.

Top 10 corporate LMS

Ed App

In this article, we’ll take a look at 10 of the top corporate LMSs out there. Authoring – An LMS in the corporate environment needs an easy way to quickly develop lessons and courses. Lessons can use multiple engaging elements including gamification.

Adobe Captivate 6: Best Practices for Working with Screen Readers

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I'd like to follow up that article with information about screen readers. Screen readers are programs designed to allow visually impaired learners to navigate through a website or eLearning lesson by reading the content out loud. For instance, if you're someone who is in the market for a screen reader, there's a section in the article that deals with compatible applications, something that is often overlooked.   Tips for Testing Screen Reader Compliance.


Use of IETMs for Navy Air Force Defence

An LMS can be really helpful in the current scenario due to the lockdown of schools and it will enable unfaltering delivery of lessons to students. . A template of the Lesson Plan is provided to break the instructions of a unit at class-to-class level along the lines of the unit plan. We hope you find this article useful before getting a Learning Management system for yourself.

eLearning: Creating Accessible Content, Part 2

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Anita Horsley      In the first article in this series, I discussed the  definitions for Section 508 , the amendment to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, which requires all Federal agencies (typically schools and government institutions) to make information technology accessible to people with disabilities. Designing eLearning to Include  508 Compliance Standards. However, the more challenging component to eLearning is keeping the lesson interactive.

Monday Morsels – Avoid Employee Lawsuits and Breaches In Security

Edmego Learning

Security Breach Because of a Lack of Compliance Training. This article was really well written and highlighted a critical need. Compliance driven training beyond the “welcome to the company” orientation package. Judge : I hereby order compliance training and a fine of $xxx,xxx,xxx for XXX. Lesson : Don’t believe you have compliance training and policy tracking. Monday Morsels. Is your company’s information protected?

Cost-cutting Training Without Slaying Quality: Startup Hacks

Your Training Edge

Blended learning refers to the practice of delivering training with a mix of digitally accessible lessons and instructor-led training (ILT) sessions. Digital lessons, whether it is a video lesson or an interactive session on a learning management system, is usually cheaper than hiring a trainer. This means, a business will only be paying a trainer for the lessons that absolutely need to be delivered in a classroom.

10 Free HIPAA training courses

Ed App

Engaging multisensory lessons that keep learners actively participating. With the importance of HIPAA training and the advantages of receiving it online in mind, this article will take a look at some of the free online HIPAA training options that are available. 4) Compliancy Group.

Top 6 benefits of using a Learning management system


This article will highlight the benefits of investing in an effective learning management system for your organization’s training program. system to facilitate learning materials, ranging from written materials and presentations to video and interactive lessons. Introduction.

Are You Riding the Waves or the Ripples? Tracking Learning Trends

Vignettes Learning

As an example, designers and developers are frustrated that subject matter experts throw PowerPoint files and linear and page turning lessons unto their laps (remnant of the “thought first – action later” practice). See Micro-Learning Conference and Marcia Conner’s article. In Fortune’s January 14, 2013 issue, an article illustrates how our lives are now so intertwined and dependent on drones, medical devices, surgical robots and supercomputers.

The Best of eLearning in July 2015


This month’s Best of eLearning list includes articles on everything from new ideas for learning—like wearables and Snapchat—to how to speed up your eLearning development with Lectora® variables. Take a look at these 10 eLearning articles that I chose from the month of July: 1. Nuts and Bolts: It’s Not Just About “Compliance”: Accessibility in eLearning. This article provides an interesting history of eLearning, along with the basics of how to start creating training courses.

Seismic vs. Highspot vs. Showpad vs. Bigtincan Compared


At Bigtincan, we commonly see companies putting thousands or tens of thousands of pieces of training content on cloud services like Microsoft Sharepoint or Google Drive for their customer-facing teams ( here’s our article on using Sharepoint for document management ).

10 free eLearning software

Ed App

Improved retention of learning material – Spaced repetition allows for learning to be reinforced at ideal times so the learners won’t forget material from previous lessons, and eLearning is ideal for this because of its use of AI.

Top 10 LMS systems

Ed App

In this article, we’ll look at ten of the top LMS systems out there. What’s more, they are perfect for enabling other forms of learning, including Spaced Repetitio n, which delivers lessons at increasing intervals until knowledge is fully embedded into long-term memory.

eLearning: Voiceover Audio That Will Keep the Learner's Attention

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Jennie Ruby    How can you use your voiceover script to keep the learner's attention within an eLearning lesson? To some extent, the type of lesson will determine how much voiceover is proportional to each action. During compliance training, on the other hand, the learner may expect relatively longer voiceover descriptions and recitations of rules. If you love Jennie's grammar articles, you'll love her classes.


Ed App

In this lesson, we will be looking at some of the top SCORM-compliant LMSs on the internet. EdApp is not only one of the top LMS out there, but it also shines in its SCORM compliance. It’s LMS includes courses in compliance and safety.


Career Mobility: What to Look for In a Technology Solution


You can’t really force them to do it like you can with things like compliance (training).”. Each day, you’ll gain access to new videos, articles, and checklists in bite-sized pieces.

eLearning: Putting it Into Context

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I attended many sessions (from mLearning, to 508 compliance, to HTML5, etc), but it seemed to me that it all came back to one topic, and that was putting learning into context so that learners could understand and easily retrieve the learned knowledge later so that it could be implemented. There are lots of learning situations where these methods would be overkill, but in the ones where it is not (like the medical field), the possibilities are exciting (more on that in a future article).

5 reasons you should use ready-made online training courses for employees


Co-founder and CEO of Cultivate Joseph Freed, explains in this Forbes article how important it is to be aware of employees’ cognitive load. Each course in TalentLibrary , for instance, is made up of mini-lessons between 2-3 minutes each.