Can web training software replace your offline training?

TalentLMS

All the familiar ingredients of an enterprise (offline) training session circa 2000. Not all of them, of course, and not in equal measure in different parts of the world, but any business that has seen the advantages that web based LMS platforms bring to the table in terms of time, cost and training efficiency is not going back anytime. Offline training is costly. Let’s be clear about the biggest pain point with offline training first: it’s expensive.

eLearning vs. ILT: What’s Better For Me?

Roundtable Learning

ILT, eLearning, and virtual classrooms, oh my! . But, if you’ve had to choose between eLearning or instructor-led training (ILT), you’ve probably felt overwhelmed, just like Dorothy did while traveling the Yellow Brick Road. What Is ILT? Do I Need eLearning or ILT?

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TalentLMS Goes Mobile (and offline) With Our New & Free, iOS App

TalentLMS

We’ve traditionally been big believers in the power, ubiquity and flexibility of web-based apps here at Epignosis HQ , and we have built our products, including the industry leading TalentLMS eLearning management platform with web technologies. Yeah, it shares the same name with the web version. User accounts are shared too — you can login to the mobile app with the same username and password that you use for the web application.

Review of ASTD International Trade Expo

eLearning 24-7

I would estimate that there was a 60-40 split, still instructor led driven, but even a significant number of the ILT vendors were offering subsets or capabilities to turn their ILT into online via webinars or online courses. ILT heading into the online path in one way or another. LMS vendors who had a significant number of leads – amazing when you consider the show typically brings quite a large contingency of ILT folks. They see ILT as the only way.

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A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012

eLearning 24-7

Sadly though many still are in the dark on true mobile learning – i.e. not accessing their platform via a mobile web browser. Web Conferencing – You would think that all these services would have a native app for tablets. Those who aren’t are either offering native apps with online/offline synch or performing the shell game via the mobile web browser and calling it mobile learning. Online/Offline Synch. I love the end of the year.

What Is eLearning? Less Than 100 Words

Roundtable Learning

eLearning content typically comes in the form of web-based content or downloadable content that can be custom or off-the-shelf. With web-based eLearning content, learners can access their training from anywhere as long as they have a device and an internet connection.

Moodle vs Absorb: Find out which tool is better?

PSB

While training through Absorb LMS learners can train offline, then course progress automatically syncs when internet connection restores. Hence, the solution is consistent and easily accessible on all popular devices and web browsers. What is best between Moodle and Absorb LMS?

Make eLearning Effective with these Top Mobile Learning Platforms 

Hurix Digital

Supported Platforms: Mac, Windows, Linux, iOS Native, Android Native, Cloud, SaaS, Web. Supported Platforms: Windows, iOS, Android, Cloud, SaaS, Web. Supported Platforms: Mac, Windows, Linux, iOS Native, Android Native, Cloud, SaaS, Web. Web Conferences. ILT Support.

Introducing the TalentLMS’ App for iPhone & iPad

TalentLMS

It also turns TalentLMS into an effective tool for delivering offline learning, micro-learning and micro-certifications. The mobile app does not try to be everything the web-app is. Offline Learning & Synchronization. The most important feature of the mobile app is that it lets you continue learning while being offline. By default, whenever you view a unit or synchronize a course, the mobile app downloads its assets and lets you continue offline.

xAPI – What it can mean for your learning Program

Gyrus

” According to Tincanapi.com (which also exists as experienceapi.com to suit your fanatical naming convention’s needs), “xAPI is a brand new specification for learning technology that makes it possible to collect data about the wide range of experiences a person has (online and offline). xAPI – What it can mean for your learning Program.

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LMS Bascis: Can You Assign and Track a Webinar for Training in an LMS?

Convergence Training

So if you have been doing a lot of instructor-led, classroom-style training (ILT), you may wonder if you can convert some or all of that training to webinars and virtual classrooms and use an LMS to assign and track employee completion of those live online learning events.

Make eLearning Effective with these Top Mobile Learning Platforms 

Hurix Digital

Supported Platforms: Mac, Windows, Linux, iOS Native, Android Native, Cloud, SaaS, Web. Supported Platforms: Windows, iOS, Android, Cloud, SaaS, Web. Supported Platforms: Mac, Windows, Linux, iOS Native, Android Native, Cloud, SaaS, Web. Web Conferences. ILT Support.

Docebo vs Absorb LMS: Find out which tool is better?

PSB

While training through Absorb LMS learners can train offline, then course progress automatically syncs when internet connection restores. It allows you to create HTML pages containing plain text and media also to embed web objects.

JULIE DIRKSEN – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

At the same time, there is a dire need of hand-holding for many of our educators with respect to taking offline (physical) classes online (virtual). We feel that e-learning hasn’t yet started leveraging the incredible power of the web. JULIE DIRKSEN - CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS.

Employees and Your Learning System

eLearning 24-7

Classroom management refers to physical ILT (Instructor Led-Training), on-site. For your workplace professionals, not a need, but vILT (Virtual ILT) will be. All it means is that you can access the system via a mobile web browser.

Ten Interactive Online Platforms to Deliver Holistic Learning to Students

Kitaboo

Besides, this interactive online platform also delivers learning at all times – online, offline and on the mobile. It can also be easily integrated with third-party and major web conferencing tools such as Adobe Connect, SkyMeeting, Big Blue Button, and Blue Jeans.

A Sneak Peak on eFrontPro

eFront

We made it really easy to re-use content you already have from PDFs, Videos, Audios, Images or SCORM and Tincan or re-use web material from Youtube, Vimeo, Prezi and other sources. Part 3 – Blended learning (ILT). You will now be able to manage both your online and offline training programs. As we approach the release date of eFrontPro’s public beta we feel it’s time to discuss what should be expected.

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State of the LMS 2012

eLearning 24-7

ILT/Classroom mgt – 48.5%. Very few LMSs offer online/offline synch with a native app – heck, online/offline synch in general, but pitch that they offer mobile learning. . What they really mean is that you can view the LMS and courses via your mobile web browser. . Hence the value of an online/offline synch with a native app is so important. One big reason for the upswing, more folks coming in from ILT, with an ILT background.

10 Online Training Systems

Ed App

So, what web-based training solution best fits your training needs and goals? This web-based training software features a SCORM authoring too l that anyone can use to create beautiful, engaging course content and deploy it right away.

The Time Has Come – Digital Learning

eLearning 24-7

As I have stated before in numerous past posts, e-learning is an umbrella term (and always was designed to be that way) for anything online, including LMSs and their subsets, authoring tools, web conferencing, online learning tools often stated as e-learning tools and so forth. The actual term to refer to online courses is WBT: Web Based Training. Rather it is based on several factors, which I see happening online and offline when it comes to learning and training.

Top 10 LMS Platforms Comparison

Pinlearn

The best part is, you can even download the content and work offline, which will automatically sync and track the progress when you log in the next time. Third party integration and web conferencing. Blended Learning: Pupils may opt for either ILT or blended learning as per their requirements. Built-in virtual conferencing tool: With this tool, you can host meetings without the need for third-party web conferencing tools. The e-learning culture has lately matured.

Terms e-Learning Designers Should Know

Mindflash

e-Learning: e-Learning is a broad term used to describe learning that occurs through the use of electronic means, which can include web-conferencing, CD-ROM, and web-based training. e-Learning can be referenced as instructor-led training (ILT), web-based training (WBT), and even computer-based training (CBT). We usually think if this as classroom training, but synchronous learning can occur on-line in a virtual classroom or web conferencing system.

The A-Z of eLearning Acronyms (with bonus explanations from experts)

TalentLMS

CAI is used for both initial and remedial training and typically works in offline mode. CBT = Computer Based Training/Web Based Training. A subset of CBT is WBT or web-based training. Web-based training is also known as eLearning. ILT = Instructor-led Training. As in, “I recommend we add ILT to the “Sandwiches 101” course so that learners can ask questions while we’re making BLTs.”. Acronyms are great for old-timers.

How to create an online course in TalentLMS

TalentLMS

Web Content. The “Add Web content” form lets you embed material from many popular websites by entering its URL address. TalentLMS supports adding web content from Youtube, Vimeo, Wistia, Wikipedia, Slideshare, Scribd, Prezi, and Flickr. – Instructor-Led Training (ILT). An ILT content entry works as an equivalent to an in-person training session. Creating an online course in TalentLMS is easy.

Switch to Blended Learning for Better Learning Outcomes

Hurix Digital

An excellent learning approach, blended learning refers to a combination of offline (traditional learning methodologies, face-to-face learning) and online learning strategies (online quizzes, discussion boards, and other resources) in perfect synchronization with each other. It is also sometimes referred to as Instructor Led Training ILT or Classroom Training. Web-based courseware. The impact of technology in transforming the classrooms of today has been phenomenal.

LMS Review: Docebo 7

Talented Learning

It can manage elearning, ILT, dozens of languages, social integration, gamification, virtual classrooms and ecommerce. Mobile apps with offline content support and text push notifications. Docebo “connectors” provide off-the-shelf integration via Advanced Programming Interfaces (APIs) with third-party systems such as HR management solutions, ecommerce applications, web conferencing tools and more. Downloadable apps provide offline learning capability.

A Sneak Peek at eFrontPro

eFront

We made it really easy to re-use content you already have from PDFs, Videos, Audios, Images or SCORM and Tincan or re-use web material from Youtube, Vimeo, Prezi and other sources. Part 3 – Blended learning (ILT). You will now be able to manage both your online and offline training programs. As we approach the release date of eFrontPro’s public beta we feel it’s time to discuss what should be expected.

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E-Learning Strategy – The Right Way to Success

eLearning 24-7

Why, when our ILT has been so successful? You used to use web pages and now your curriculum staff is going to buy a LMS? If you are moving from ILT to e-learning, then increase your user base. After all, e-learning opens up a lot of doors for you, more so than just ILT. If yes, you will want either a standalone web conferencing solution or one integrated into a learning platform. Right now you may be sitting there reading the headline.

Mobile Mania – The Latest on M-Learning

eLearning 24-7

If they are in the cloud, surprise (actually not) you can view them in your mobile web browser. . Well, via the mobile web browser, which is within the app or upon entering the app to access the platform, your mobile web browser opens up. Go take a vendor web site and specifically look for their mobile learning stuff. Who wants that in their learning platform, authoring tool, assessment tool, web conferencing, etc.? Mobile the final frontier.

Features that are must haves in any LMS

eLearning 24-7

End user registers for event (ILT, webinar, whatever) and receives an auto e-mail notification, then as event gets closer receives reminders (as set by the administrator. Classroom management – the capabilities within this feature set are gaining steam, part is due to the fact that many more people who have always used ILT are now zinging over to e-learning either by choice or force.

Addressing On-Demand Learning and Performance Needs #LCBQ | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

Search the blog Popular Latest Comments Tags Web-Based, Instructor-Led, EPSS? Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Addressing On-Demand Learning and Performance Needs #LCBQ by Andrea on May 9, 2011 in performance support Each month, Tony Karrer at The Learning Circuits Blog posts a “Big Question&# for the learning and development community (Twitter hashtag #LCBQ).

Switch to Blended Learning for Better Learning Outcomes

Hurix Digital

An excellent learning approach, blended learning refers to a combination of offline (traditional learning methodologies, face-to-face learning) and online learning strategies (online quizzes, discussion boards, and other resources) in perfect synchronization with each other. It is also sometimes referred to as Instructor Led Training ILT or Classroom Training. Web-based courseware. The impact of technology in transforming the classrooms of today has been phenomenal.

LMS Ecosystems – The next big thing

eLearning 24-7

Perhaps you see it as an extension to an already in place, ILT (instructor led training) program. M-Learning – native app, online/offline synchronization – supports HTML5. What is great about the apps and add-ons is that you can offer a CRM, web conferencing tool, video messaging, etc. Discovery Education Web 2.0

Product Review: BlueVolt

eLearning 24-7

Online/Offline synch – not yet live, coming later this Summer – that is with native app for iOS – not everyone system is involved in the early stages of TinCan (the next evolution of SCORM) – Blue Volt is however. As noted in Summer 2012, will enable online/offline synch with native iOS app – the next evolution of SCORM. Featured Items- this can be WBT, seminars – online or offline (ILT), resources, videos, etc.

Dan experienced 'creating a Tin Can API statement'

Learning Rocks

ILT luddites can feel good about themselves and come in from the cold and report on all the little parts of their courses. That's it - this ties in to one of the most basic, and influential elements of the modern web and doesn't subvert it or lock it away - it sets it free. I've just read up on Tin Can API.

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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. If you are still a huge fan of ILT or believe a blended learning approach is necessary, why stick only to PowerPoint, handouts and long talks?

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

Online web support was added to the specification in 1998. A cloud-based LMS is a web-based platform that helps companies to deliver, track, and report on eLearning. CSS is a markup language that defines the design of an HTML web-page. An LMS like LearnUpon can send ILT invitations with an attached iCal invite so that your learners can save the session to their calendar. ILT (Instructor-Led Training). Javascript is the programming language of HTML and the web.