ILT, Elearning, or MOOC? When to Use Common Training Formats

Your Training Edge

The point is that when many people, even in L&D departments, think about effective corporate training, they have one specific format in mind, and that format is usually either instructor-led training (ILT) or elearning.

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How Much Do MOOCs Cost Compared to ILT?

Your Training Edge

Not surprisingly, one of the most common questions I get from people who are interested in using massive open online courses (MOOCs) for training is: “How much do they cost?”. Not only is this not true of ILT, but the cost of an ILT course itself isn’t the full cost of running the training.

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Fixed Training Costs versus Variable Training Costs

Your Training Edge

But once you have a budget, no matter how large or how small, you should have an idea of what costs are fixed and what costs are variable. Fixed training costs are simply the ones you can count on at any point. The equipment you use routinely for training is also a fixed cost.

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Blended Learning: The best of Video and ILT training

Your Training Edge

When it comes to blended learning, yourtrainingedge.com [1] has developed a model that incorporates the best of video ad ILT (Instructor Led Training). In this regard, blending of ILT with interactive video training is gaining more momentum than other blended forms.

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ILT to E-learning Conversion – How to Get Started?

CommLab India

Organizations across the world are constantly looking at cost-effective ways to deliver training to their employees. In 1999, IBM managed to save a whopping $200 million in their training budget when they delivered five times the learning at one-third of the previous cost.

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3 Best Ways to Blend ILT with E-learning [Infographic]

CommLab India

But, in a rapidly changing business environment, Instructor-led Training (ILT) and e-learning separately may not satisfy the intricate learning needs of organizations. Thus organizations will be able to deliver first-rate training to their staff at low cost.

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Is Your Vendor Qualified to Convert ILT Material to E-learning?

CommLab India

Some organizations showcase their experience in e-learning development for corporate firms, but in reality, they simply act as third parties – take the learning requirement from an organization at a higher cost and outsource it to e-leaning development companies at a lower cost.

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3 Quick Tips to Blend ILT with E-learning

CommLab India

ILT (Instructor-led Training) or e-learning programs by themselves may not be sufficient to meet the intricate learning needs of organizations today. On the other hand, if you are rolling out e-learning courses alone, it is better to blend them with ILT to enhance their effectiveness.

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ILT and E-learning: How Different Are They?

CommLab India

Logistics and cost: It’s common knowledge that with ILT, every time the trainer has to come and teach, the company has to bear his accommodation and traveling expenses. To add fuel to the fire, the costs go up as the number of trainees increases.

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ILT To E-learning Conversion: Why It Works For Code of Conduct Training!

CommLab India

Saves time and cost. But, when you convert your ILT CoC training manual to an e-learning course, you save your employees’ time and your training costs too. Would you like to share other benefits of converting CoC ILT material to an e-learning course?

E-learning Cost Vs. Benefits [Infographic]

CommLab India

It is gaining a strong foothold due to its numerous advantages such as the quick roll out of training, self-paced learning, reduced development costs, ease of updating content, high scalability, and more. What are the costs behind these benefits?

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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.

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The Cost of E-Learning Development – Time & Money

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o r How much does it cost? Despite the fact that both surveys were carried out a few years ago the data contained in them is still reliable and can be used for a basis when determining the time and cost of an e-learning module. How Much Does One Hour of E-Learning Cost?

4 Tips to Ensure E-learning Projects are Cost-effective

CommLab India

Did you think cost-effectiveness would reduce your e-learning course quality? Time, efforts and dollars – everything needs to be managed well to get a cost-effective e-learning course. Let’s see how taking care of a few things will help you cut costs.

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Beyond Cost-Savings: Advantages of MOOCs for Corporate Training

Your Training Edge

The gamble on elearning has largely paid off: studies have shown that elearning takes less time, costs less, and increases retention compared to instructor-led training (ILT). First, completing the training, whether ILT, traditional elearning, or a MOOC, is part of the job – not completing a MOOC would be equivalent to not showing up for work. The format provides an effective, cost-efficient, highly flexible, and engaging way for organizations to provide training.

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Different Ways You Can Blend ILT with E-learning [Infographic]

CommLab India

In a rapidly changing business environment, ILT and e-learning separately may not achieve the set business goals. To improve employee performance by increasing revenues and reducing costs, it would be sensible to integrate ILT trainings with e-learning programs.

4 Driving Forces to Convert ILT to E-learning for Product Training

CommLab India

With competition come different business needs such as reduction in costs and improvements in production and service quality. The past couple of decades have witnessed quite a few revolutionary trends in the business world.

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Fixed Training Costs vs. Variable Training Costs

Your Training Edge

Though, I always mentioned that online modes for training and learning are becoming the norms of the day, yet, many stakeholders involved in the training process, either online or offline; do hold concerns about the training cost. In view of its importance, I would be focusing on these costs.

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Convert ILT to eLearning - Estimating

Tony Karrer

It relates to my post about eLearning Costs , which bases cost estimates on seat time of the eLearning course. In Costs , Donald Clark talks about seat time during conversion: Seat time is the time spent by the learner in a learning environment. If there is an existing ILT course, how complete is it? Are there any hands-on labs in the ILT course? Is the person doing the conversion already familiar with the ILT course?

Blended Learning: The best of Video and ILT training

Your Training Edge

When it comes to blended learning, yourtrainingedge.com [1] has developed a model that incorporates the best of video ad ILT (Instructor Led Training). In this regard, blending of ILT with interactive video training is gaining more momentum than other blended forms.

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Expert Tips to Help Your ILT Initiative Succeed

CommLab India

Instructor-led training or ILT is the oldest method of teaching, which has stood the test of time. Organizations do not shy away from having ILT initiatives because of the advantages it offers. With such advantages , it is but natural that organizations continue with ILT.

eLearning Glossary: Definitions for the Most Commonly Used Terms

Association eLearning

ILT- Instructor led training or traditional classroom training or instruction. A Learning Content Management System (LCMS) enables an organization to share learning objects across the enterprise, which saves money, promotes consistent learning, and helps to amortize the cost of eLearning.

Deliver Us From the Classroom

CLO Magazine

More than half of learning departments use classroom-based ILT for business skills training (59 percent), developing core competencies (52 percent), leadership development (58 percent), onboarding and new hire training (56 percent) and technical skill development (51 percent).

Is Instructor Led Training Relevant in an eLearning environment?

cogentys

Is Instructor-Led Training (“ILT”) a thing of the past? With the explosion of elearning capabilities, coupled with the increasing needs to get employees up to speed quickly, AND reduce the cost of delivering L&D, a logical conclusion would be that Instructor-Led Training (“ILT”) is in its waning days. Training instructor led training ilt

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6 Strategies to Create Digital Learning Success

CLO Magazine

With proper planning, these initiatives offer a cost-effective way to deepen workforce development to ensure learning is sustained and ROI is delivered. Homepage Top Story - Right Column Strategy blended learning digital learning microlearning ROI virtual ILT virtual reality

Top 18 Incredible Resources on Using QR Codes in E-Learning & M-Learning

Learnnovators

We have been doodling about leveraging the possibilities these quirky square codes offer while developing cost effective and powerful mobile performance support solutions. These,embedded in printed learning materials such as Student Guides and Job Aids,can serve as powerful tools for delivering additional information (with multi-media support) in the context of Instructor-Led Learning (ILT) sessions without computers.

Learning Vs. Training & Development

Your Training Edge

It is important to know the difference between learning and training, whether you are conducting a traditional ILT course or MOOCs. E-learning can result in lower cost to provide training in a shorter time span, in particular, when employees are present worldwide.

How to Convert Instructor-Led Training (ILT) to E-Learning

ICDTranslation

Instructor-led training (ILT) is no longer the most suitable option for company training in our intensive daily routine. Below you will find a few ideas on how to turn your already developed and well-working ILT materials into even more efficient e-learning modules.

The classroom option you should not ignore

E-Learning Provocateur

Delivering the content over the internet allows people to attend wherever they are geographically located, without incurring travel costs and losing time in transit. I’m sure you know the feeling.

E-Learning: An Impossible Dream?

eLearning 24-7

We as training professionals have been brainwashed, due to years of being indudated that ILT (Instructor led training) is the superior and in some corners of the training industry, the best method for learning. ILT. . We have been taught that ILT is the only method and thus for the masses, they still see it this way, but the facts do not support the statement, that ILT is the best method for learning. Still heavily geared toward ILT. Costs.

Why are Organizations Migrating From Classroom Training to E-learning?

CommLab India

Compulsion to keep training costs low while not compromising on training hours: Classroom training programs cost money – cost of travel, hotel accommodation, logistical arrangements, and so on; the expenses are repetitive for each event.

The classroom option you should not ignore

E-Learning Provocateur

Delivering the content over the internet allows people to attend wherever they are geographically located, without incurring travel costs and losing time in transit. I’m sure you know the feeling.

Oil and Gas downsizing: Training on a budget

Obsidian Learning

Low cost per barrel means high anxiety for everyone, from the boardroom to the oil patch. Training on a budget: ILT vs. WBT. The ROI for eLearning always adds up, and since budgets are low, many turn to self-paced learning as a lower cost solution. Is WBT as effective as ILT?