ILT, Elearning, or MOOC? When to Use Common Training Formats
Your Training Edge
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
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.
What is an ILT?
FEBRUARY 2, 2017
One of those terms is Instructor Led Training which is abbreviated to ILT. Our team often hears the question: “We want to move our training online, can we schedule in person sessions as part of a course on your LMS?” Common types of ILT. Benefits of ILT’s.
Simple Ways to Convert ILT Courses to E-learning
OCTOBER 4, 2016
They converted their PowerPoint decks into an online course using Articulate Storyline with a full narration of the text in the PowerPoint slides. So how does one effectively transform ILT courses into engaging online courses? eLearning Design ILT to e-learning
Converting ILT to eLearning: Benefits and Tips
MARCH 15, 2016
When I first started as an instructional designer in eLearning, one of the services provided by the team I was on was converting instructor-led training (ILT) to eLearning-based content. Benefits of Converting ILT to eLearning. How to Get Started Converting ILT to eLearning.
How Much Do MOOCs Cost Compared to ILT?
Your Training Edge
MARCH 19, 2015
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.
Is Your Vendor Qualified to Convert ILT Material to E-learning?
DECEMBER 5, 2016
These developments have also changed the training requirements, making online training more relevant. But not many organizations specialize in developing online training; they look for a vendor who can convert their classroom training to e-learning. eLearning Design ILT to e-learning
ILT and E-learning: How Different Are They?
OCTOBER 10, 2016
In recent years, online learning has become a niche way of offering instruction. 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.
ILT To E-learning Conversion: Why It Works For Code of Conduct Training!
NOVEMBER 2, 2016
But, when you convert your ILT CoC training manual to an e-learning course, you save your employees’ time and your training costs too. Since adults prefer learning based on their needs and preferences, these online courses allow them to explore the content they want to read.
How to Blend in ILT For the Perfect elearning Solution
DECEMBER 4, 2015
But just because we’re champions of putting your training online, improving learner interaction, and increasing memory retention doesn’t mean we think eLearning is a one-size-fits-all solution to training. When ILT Works. Sometimes, an all-ILT approach works well.
The Business Case for Online Training
JANUARY 25, 2017
If that doesn’t help make the business case for online training, then let’s delve deeper into the reasons why your organization needs to implement eLearning. eLearning requires 40-60% less employee time than ILT in a classroom (Brandon Hall Study).
eLearning Glossary: Definitions for the Most Commonly Used Terms
MAY 11, 2016
If you’re new to eLearning or online training, it can seem like you’re wading through alphabet soup with all the various anagrams and terminology used in this industry. ILT- Instructor led training or traditional classroom training or instruction.
ILT…Is It Still the Gold Standard?
Your Training Edge
OCTOBER 30, 2014
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.
5 Best Tools to Quickly Convert ILT Material to E-learning
JANUARY 23, 2017
When converting your ILT material to e-learning, you consider various aspects such as the format of the training material (micro module or video), the platform on which it will be delivered, whether to build it in-house or outsource, the duration of the course, and the authoring tool to be used.
7 Tips To Apply Microlearning In Online Training
MARCH 9, 2016
New post 7 Tips To Apply Microlearning In Online Training on Obsidian Learning. In this article, I’ll share 7 tips that can help you take advantage of microlearning in your online training program. How To Apply Microlearning In Online Training.
How do you Blend ILT, E-learning, & M-learning for ERP End-user Training?
OCTOBER 27, 2016
You might have also read many blogs and articles online claiming that a particular training method is the best to train end-users on the new ERP. The answer could be using online software training simulations.
4 Reasons to Convert ILT to E-Learning for Product Training [Infographic]
DECEMBER 22, 2016
In this regard, many organizations are moving from classroom training to online training. Here is an infographic that lists 4 reasons to convert ILT to e-learning for product training. Employee training is one of the crucial elements for organizations to achieve their business goals.
4 Driving Forces to Convert ILT to E-learning for Product Training
NOVEMBER 28, 2016
Some of these trends have become the driving forces behind moving instructor-led training – which for years, reigned supreme in the world of corporate training – online. So, the need to move training programs to the online platform becomes relevant.
Social Learning Online: It’s Possible
OCTOBER 26, 2016
A major complaint among those who prefer Instructor led training (ILT) to eLearning is that eLearning is not social. Now we can say that social learning online is possible, and is helping to bring more training and development options to organizations and associations anywhere on any device.
A Range of Options for Scenarios and Storytelling
NOVEMBER 10, 2016
In ILT, use a scenario to pose a question to the class. Case studies are used in both ILT and elearning. They can be used to start discussions (either in person or online) or for group work.
Blended Learning: The best of Video and ILT training
Your Training Edge
AUGUST 8, 2016
When it comes to blended learning, yourtrainingedge.com  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.
Convert ILT to eLearning - Estimating
OCTOBER 14, 2009
Conversion Estimation Some resources on the conversion of Instructor-Led Training (ILT) to eLearning / Web-Based Training (WBT) – found through eLearning Learning using Convert ILT as the starting point: In What Training Costs Part I: Converting Content from ILT to WBT , they discuss compression of ILT when its converted to eLearning: Compression ratio : What would the length of the course be if it were online vs. classroom based?
How MOOCs Are Improving Traditional ILT
Your Training Edge
DECEMBER 30, 2013
For almost two years now, massive open online courses (MOOCs) have been remaking the educational and training landscape. One of the biggest impacts MOOCs have had is not in the massive online arena at all; it is in more traditional forms of education, namely, instructor-led training (ILT). The game has changed and ILT, whether delivered face-to-face or online, is fundamentally different today from what it was before MOOCs came on the scene.
4 Ways to improve Video Conferences in Instructor-Led Training (ILT)
FEBRUARY 26, 2016
Notice how inexpensive and effective such online meetings are. Video conferences are utilized for online demonstrations, role-playing activities and for presenting feedback on physical actions. ILT sessions need to give off professional vibes to the learner.
4 Tips to Convert Training Presentations into Engaging Online Courses
FEBRUARY 3, 2017
With organizations now looking to convert classroom training material into online courses, how can we turn boring training presentations into engaging self-paced online courses ? eLearning Design Converting ILT to Online Courses
How to get the most out of ILT sessions
DECEMBER 8, 2016
Blended Learning is the combination of online courses with traditional classroom-based training (or webinar ). Online training is an excellent medium for the delivery of training, but it is at its most potent when it is combined with face to face and peer oriented training.
6 Strategies to Create Digital Learning Success
APRIL 12, 2017
1 Embrace the “less is more” principle for online learning. Would leaders benefit from a monthly online seminar? Homepage Top Story - Right Column Strategy blended learning digital learning microlearning ROI virtual ILT virtual reality
Tips for Adapting an In-Person Course to an Online Course
APRIL 5, 2017
If you have designed and administered successful in-person, Instructor-Led Training (ILT) modules, you may want to convert those classes into online courses to reach a wider audience. What works for your ILT classes, but will need to be redesigned for an online format?
Top 18 Incredible Resources on Using QR Codes in E-Learning & M-Learning
APRIL 25, 2014
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. THE JOURNEY: We at Learnnovators have always been excited about Quick Response (QR) Codes.
Convert Pharma Sales ILT Materials into E-learning
NOVEMBER 21, 2016
So, by moving the content of these manuals online and converting it to a curriculum of micro-learning modules, medical reps can be trained in an effective and convenient manner. Also, not every learner learns the same way; online courses are designed considering various learning styles.
The Importance of Online Training: 5 Benefits For Your Employees
DECEMBER 5, 2016
It’s a well-known fact that using online learning solutions for employee training can and has been immensely cost-effective for corporate organizations. Let’s look at the five ways online training can benefit your workforce. eLearning Design Online training
Teaching Online Courses – 60 Great Resources
OCTOBER 25, 2010
I received an inquiry about resources that would help instructors who are about to move into teaching online courses. It made me immediately think back to my first experience with an online session. Because it was their first ever public session and my first ever online session neither of us knew what we were doing. It definitely takes additional thinking/preparation to be good online.
15+ Online Meeting Tools Compatible with DigitalChalk
JUNE 11, 2015
Last week we announced the launch of DigitalChalk’s Instructor-Led Training (ILT) feature. This feature allows you to add a blended learning aspect to your course by adding a live webinar or online training session directly within your course.
70-20-10 : No longer applicable to online learning – and here’s why
NOVEMBER 11, 2015
In just a couple of weeks, I’ll be heading on over to London then unto Berlin to speak at Online Educa Berlin. Equally they failed often on the “real world” learning, instead utilizing OJT (which IMO has flaws) and in ILT never really got it. Getting back to the whole 70-20-10 item, you have to remember that back then ILT was the dominating factor and paper ruled. But anyone who tells you they were placing CBT online is misleading you.
E-Learning: An Impossible Dream?
AUGUST 3, 2011
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.