ILT…Is It Still the Gold Standard?

Your Training Edge

In the training world, we often refer to instructor-led-training (ILT) as the gold standard. But it recently occurred to me that the underlying assumption here might not be correct, and that ILT might not be the ultimate high-value training after all. Digital learning environments like massive open online courses (MOOCs) are starting to challenge the preeminence of ILT. What are the top advantages and disadvantages of ILT? Peer learning and network-building.

Learning Experience, Collaborative Learning… The Learning Technologies Ecosystem explained

Training Orchestra

There are around 700 hundred Learning Management Systems (LMS’s) on the market. And yet, innovative learning solutions keep coming up. You’ve probably heard or even invested in new systems such as Learning Experience Platforms, Microlearning platforms, Collaborative Learning tools and Gamification tools …. Companies are increasingly recognizing that the LMS is not enough to meet today’s learning challenges. Learning Delivery.

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It’s time to introduce ILT 2.0

CLO Magazine

My issue has never been with the modality; it’s been with what it’s become — in many instances, a dumping ground for everything needing to be “learned” in way too short of a time and, because of this, in a format that’s instructionally broken. With all that said, let me try and clarify my position: It’s time to take a hard look at the existing ILT model and introduce ILT 2.0. I’m not talking about changing the logistics of delivering ILT. If ILT 2.0 ILT 2.0

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ILT To Blended Or Online Training Transformation – Featuring 5 Examples

Adobe Captivate

Assessing what is the right way forward to convert your existing ILT program to a blended or fully online format can be challenging. 5 Examples Of ILT To Blended Or Fully Online Training. Even though blended training offers significant advantages over ILT training, its impact is highly dependent on how you arrive at the “right blend”. If there is a need for an instructor intervention to meet the learning mandate.

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5 Amazingly Effective Strategies to Convert Your ILT Program to High-impact Virtual Training

EI Design

Connecting with distant learners, and keeping them engaged throughout the learning journey, is a challenge for L&D professionals. This new learning environment means trainers need to work “differently” to keep learners engaged. What Is Immersive Learning?

KEVIN THORN – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

ABOUT KEVIN THORN: Kevin Thorn is an award-winning e-learning designer & developer, consultant, and owner of NuggetHead Studioz, LLC. , a boutique custom design and development studio specializing in online learning experiences. This is why so much online learning fails."

Instructor Led Training…Is It Still the Gold Standard?

Your Training Edge

In the training world, we often refer to instructor-led-training (ILT) as the gold standard. But it recently occurred to me that the underlying assumption here might not be correct, and that ILT might not be the ultimate high-value training after all. Digital learning environments like massive open online courses (MOOCs) are starting to challenge the preeminence of ILT. What are the top advantages and disadvantages of ILT? Peer learning and network-building.

Blended and Distributed Learning Case Study

Obsidian Learning

New post Blended and Distributed Learning Case Study on Obsidian Learning. Used to working long days, very positive about learning opportunities, open-minded. Commitment to active learning – Company culture supports an interactive learning approach. To save both time and money, we leveraged existing content as appropriate, and bolstered skills transfer by increasing interactivity and hands-on learning while shortening the overall ILT experience to 4.5

eLearning Trends In 2019: How To Use Them To Enhance Your Learning Strategy

Adobe Captivate

In this article, I share the eLearning Trends in 2019 you can use to enhance, measure, and maximize the impact and returns on your learning strategies. eLearning Trends In 2019 You Can Use To Enhance Your Learning Strategy. Facilitate the application of the acquired learning on the job. Section 2: I list trends featuring learning strategies with a proven track record of delivering a better engagement quotient and higher training impact. Mobile Learning.

TMS vs LMS: Which one do you need for your employee training?

Paradiso

Though all software is similar, they have different features and applications applicable to specific learning needs. What is a Learning Management System (LMS)? The LMS is built in a way that is easy to operate and learn for students. Supports remote learning.

TMS vs LMS: Which one do you need for your employee training?

Paradiso

Though all software is similar, they have different features and applications applicable to specific learning needs. What is a Learning Management System (LMS)? The LMS is built in a way that is easy to operate and learn for students. Supports remote learning.

What is Instructor-Led Training?

Growth Engineering

Though we’re die-hard fans of online learning here at Growth Engineering, we haven’t lost all of our love for more traditional training methods. Instructor-led training, or ILT, is the type of training that we tend to be most familiar with. Instructor-led training vs eLearning remains one of the fiercest battles on the learning landscape. More social – Using a social learning platform is a great way to foster collaborative learning and harness intellectual capital.

MOOCS IN WORKPLACE LEARNING – PART 1: SOME POINTS TO CONSIDER

Learnnovators

Having taken the world of higher education by storm (though not everyone will agree), MOOCs are all set to disrupt/re-invent workplace learning. Just as the advent of e-learning created a shift in training paradigms a couple of decades back, MOOCs are set to create another shift today. With the rise of MOOCs, we are also likely to see social, collaborative learning take root in organizations. Collaboration and Innovation – Google’s g2g.

6 Immersive Self-paced Learning Strategies to Maximize the Efficiency of Virtual Training Programs

EI Design

In this article, I share 6 immersive Self-paced learning strategies for maximizing the efficiency of your Virtual Training programs. With travel restrictions and social distancing, L&D teams are looking at approaches to convert the classroom/ILT sessions to Virtual Trainings.

State of the LMS 2012

eLearning 24-7

For the past month, I have been conducting a survey on learning platforms and specifically learning management systems. . Do you have a LMS/LCMS/Learning Platform. Back in the early 2000′s, LMSs often had content mgt features built within their system, but called themselves learning management systems. Today, however more and more learning management systems are bringing into content management features, inc. Social Learning – 57.1%.

How Can L&D Teams Design a Virtual Learning Journey that Delivers Seamless Training Results

EI Design

In this article, I share strategies that L&D teams can use to design their Virtual Learning journey and deliver seamless training results. L&D teams clearly need to have an effective strategy in place to design their Virtual Learning journey that delivers seamless training results.

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The Death of Instructor-Led Training Has Been Greatly Exaggerated

Training Orchestra

Many corporate learning experts have been predicting and expecting the end of Instructor-Led Training (ILT) for a long time now. Considered an old-fashioned and out-of-date learning delivery method, many believed it would be completely replaced by e-learning methods. During the last 20 years, ILT has in fact been substituted by e-learning methods in some areas where e-learning is more effective, e.g So why is there still such a strong focus on ILT?

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The Death of Instructor-Led Training Has Been Greatly Exaggerated

Training Orchestra

Many corporate learning experts have been predicting and expecting the end of Instructor-Led Training (ILT) for a long time now. Considered an old-fashioned and out-of-date learning delivery method, many believed it would be completely replaced by e-learning methods. During the last 20 years, ILT has in fact been substituted by e-learning methods in some areas where e-learning is more effective, e.g So why is there still such a strong focus on ILT?

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5 of the Best Softwares for Online and Mobile Learning in 2020

Edume

The way we approach learning, and what we consider to be viable learning solutions, has undergone a seismic shift. Technology has enabled companies to scale their learning and development programmes by digitising them. The learning delivered is often microlearning.

eLearning Trends in 2020

EI Design

Assess how they align to what we see as the workplace learning in the future. I believe all of these will be an integral part of workplace learning for the near future. Mobile Learning. Mobile Apps for Learning. Personalized Learning. Informal Learning.

Digitize Instructor-Led Training Sessions To Increase Employee Engagement And Performance

Adobe Captivate

The need for enhanced learner engagement in instructor-led training (ILT) today is stronger than ever and organizations are increasingly looking at active learner participation in instructor-led training deliveries. Why You Need To Digitize Instructor-Led Training: What Are The Factors That Are Pushing Organizations To Relook At ILT Delivery? Adapt to their preferences and learning styles. Blended learning. Bring in “learning as a continuum”. Mobile learning.

MOOCs Are Too Uncontrollable – People Could Do Anything!

Your Training Edge

Read the previous article: MOOCs Aren’t Interactive, So There’s No Real Learning Taking Place. I understand the benefits of digital learning environments, but the problem remains that MOOCs are not very well controlled. They are usually run on password-protected intranets or closed learning management systems, so they are open only to approved learners and discussions take place within the system, not on public platforms. Integrating learning into everyday activities.

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18 Key Trends to Realign Remote Workforce Training Strategy in the Post Pandemic World

EI Design

Also, a long-term plan to engage remote learners – with multi-pronged approaches to connect, reinforce, challenge, and nudge toward continuous learning must be drawn up. I have grouped them as: Trends that are in the spotlight (“must have”) trends to offer remote learning. Introduction.

eLearning Trends And Predictions For 2018

Adobe Captivate

We are going through a phase of significant and rapid “ learning transformation “. This has led to an adoption of new, immersive approaches to creating impactful learning that can lead to the required performance gain. We also see that L&D teams are on the look-out for measures to evaluate the effectiveness of learning. As a Chief Learning Strategist, I have been part of many such opportunities across the world. mLearning Or Mobile Learning. Social Learning.

Updated eLearning Trends In 2018—Featuring 4 Parameters To Help You Select The Right One!

Adobe Captivate

Parameter 1: What trends reflect the approaches that align better with the way we learn? Additionally, the following two trends that were part of the “Emerging or Maturing—Watch out for” show the following adoption: AR/VR for immersive learning: limited adoption. Artificial Intelligence or AI in learning: still futuristic. Digitization of ILT (to Blended or Fully Online). Social Learning. Mobile Apps or Apps for Learning. Informal Learning.

eLearning Trends In 2019: How To Use Them To Enhance Your Learning Strategy

QuoDeck

In this article, I share the eLearning Trends in 2019 you can use to enhance, measure, and maximize the impact and returns on your learning strategies. eLearning Trends In 2019 You Can Use To Enhance Your Learning Strategy. Facilitate the application of the acquired learning on the job. I have grouped them as follows: Section 1: I list the trends that help learners learn and, more significantly, apply this learning to show better performance or the required behavioral change.

Digitize Instructor-Led Training Sessions To Increase Employee Engagement And Performance

EI Design

The need for enhanced learner engagement in instructor-led training (ILT) today is stronger than ever and organizations are increasingly looking at active learner participation in instructor-led training deliveries. Why You Need To Digitize Instructor-Led Training: What Are The Factors That Are Pushing Organizations To Relook At ILT Delivery? Adapt to their preferences and learning styles. Blended learning. Bring in “learning as a continuum”. Mobile learning.

Updated eLearning Trends In 2018—Featuring 4 Parameters To Help You Select The Right One!

EI Design

Parameter 1: What trends reflect the approaches that align better with the way we learn? Additionally, the following two trends that were part of the “Emerging or Maturing—Watch out for” show the following adoption: AR/VR for immersive learning: limited adoption. Artificial Intelligence or AI in learning: still futuristic. Digitization of ILT (to Blended or Fully Online). Social Learning. Mobile Apps or Apps for Learning. Informal Learning.

Updated eLearning Trends In 2019 To Help You Enhance Your Learning Strategy And Maximize Returns

QuoDeck

In this article, I share my updated predictions of eLearning trends in 2019 that you can use to enhance your learning strategy. Updated eLearning Trends: Improved Learning Strategy And Maximum Returns In 2019. I have also published trends on mobile learning in 2018, and my most recent one in the series is the one on microlearning trends in 2019. The trends that help learners learn and apply this learning to show better performance or behavioral change.

Video Training for Learning & Solving Problems

Your Training Edge

Learning facilitated by information technologies and problem solving skill enhanced by digital tools, is gaining momentum since last decade. I have previously talked about MOOCs and distance learning systems for both academic and corporate training scenarios. Much of the emphasis has been on learning outcomes obtained in e-learning environment rather than traditional classroom settings. Thousands of e-learning or online courses are not available.

MOOCs In Workplace Learning – Part 1: Some Points To Consider

Learnnovators

Having taken the world of higher education by storm (though not everyone will agree), MOOCs are all set to disrupt/re-invent workplace learning. Just as the advent of e-learning created a shift in training paradigms a couple of decades back, MOOCs are set to create another shift today. With the rise of MOOCs, we are also likely to see social, collaborative learning take root in organizations. Collaboration and Innovation – Google’s g2g.

Updated eLearning Trends In 2019 To Help You Enhance Your Learning Strategy And Maximize Returns

EI Design

In this article, I share my updated predictions of eLearning trends in 2019 that you can use to enhance your learning strategy. Updated eLearning Trends: Improved Learning Strategy And Maximum Returns In 2019. I have also published trends on mobile learning in 2018, and my most recent one in the series is the one on microlearning trends in 2019. The trends that help learners learn and apply this learning to show better performance or behavioral change.

Key Employee Needs That You Must Incorporate in Your Learning Design

EI Design

Modern learners are moving away from traditional and prescriptive learning. Specifically, They want the learning to be in sync with their lifestyles. The learning should be integrated seamlessly into their workday. They understand the value of “continuous learning” and expect the L&D teams to provide this environment in the workplace. They are not satisfied by the access to “learning pathways” but they need these to be highly personalized “career pathways.”.

How To Use Mobile Learning To Increase Employee Engagement And Boost Performance

Adobe Captivate

This article outlines how you can use Mobile Learning to increase employee engagement and boost employee performance. Using Mobile Learning To Increase Employee Engagement And Boost Performance . Mobile learning or mLearning involves the use of mobile technology to enable learning anytime and anywhere on mobile devices at the learners’ own pace. Just about everything has gone mobile today and Learning is no exception. How learners want to learn.

eLearning Trends In 2019: How To Use Them To Enhance Your Learning Strategy

EI Design

In this article, I share the eLearning Trends in 2019 you can use to enhance, measure, and maximize the impact and returns on your learning strategies. eLearning Trends In 2019 You Can Use To Enhance Your Learning Strategy. Facilitate the application of the acquired learning on the job. Section 2: I list trends featuring learning strategies with a proven track record of delivering a better engagement quotient and higher training impact. Mobile Learning.

Five Ways Mobile Learning Can Be a Boon For Healthcare Sales Professionals

CommLab India

In this context, let’s see five ways mobile learning can be used to train healthcare sales professionals. 1) Mobile Learning for Training Reinforcement. A Sales Performance International (SPI) report says half of instructor-led (ILT) sales training content is lost around five weeks, and 84% after three months of the session. Through mobile-compatible learning courses, healthcare sales professionals can receive effective training reinforcement.

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7 Tips To Create Learning Portals For Employee Training That (Actually) Work

EI Design

If you are looking for ways to create engaging learning experiences that motivate learners to come back for more, learning portals for employee training are a must-have. In this article, I share 7 tips to create learning portals that actually work. How To Create Effective Learning Portals For Employee Training. L&D teams continuously seek approaches that will help learners acquire learning, apply the acquired learning effectively on the job, and perform better.

A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012

eLearning 24-7

Mobile Learning. Sadly though many still are in the dark on true mobile learning – i.e. not accessing their platform via a mobile web browser. Sure there were exceptions on the desktop side – most notably Articulate Storyline, but overall until desktop vendors see the advantages of SaaS, especially with real time collaboration and peer review, tablets will be slow going. eLogic Learning. exact learning. Upside Learning. Social Learning.

How Can Technology Support ERP END-user Training?

CommLab India

Integrating e-learning with instructor-led-training can help the ERP end-user training target specific audience. Conducting WebEx sessions instead of ILT sessions might be a cost-effective alternative. Also, with the help of video-based learning, a few videos can be rolled out to your end-users regarding the importance and need for change. These videos can be from senior managers highlighting the importance and necessity of this changeover to a new platform.

7 Benefits of Virtual Instructor-led Training (VILT)

Hurix Digital

To navigate this, companies look for various virtual training options for employees, which can offer them a practical, safe and effective learning experience. . Instructors primarily use an online platform such as a video conferencing tool with multiple features to deliver training.