Standard Options Apply


I’m going to lay out options for how we can approach standardization and the reasoning behind them. In August, 2014 I participated in one of the IEEE Learning Technology Standards Committee (LTSC) monthly meetings. This particular one was special, as we were formally reviewing the Project Authorization Request (PAR) for the Experience API to become a formal standards project. As the leader of this standards effort, I want to hear what you have to say.

Setting the Standard for eLearning Assessments

eLearning Brothers

Another key to the continuous improvement of your eLearning experience is the integration of quality assessment standards into the instructional design process. These standards address key areas such as: Course overview and introduction.

Elearning platforms meeting PENS standard makes online training easier


Having an LMS that meets the PENS standard is a one-click process, saving course authors time. Having an LMS that meets the Package Exchange Notification System ( PENS ) standard , coupled with an authoring tool, will save course authors time and ibuprofen.

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What is the xAPI Standard and Why is it the Future of Learning Technology?


Whether in terms of food, music, friends or significant others, we all know standard are important. Thanks to the Aviation Industry Computer-based Training Committee (AICC) , elearning standards have been in place since 1988. xAPI – Meet the New Standard.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

XLIFF, which is an agreed-upon standard to easily. You should expect high standards from your authoring. industry by leading HR analysts, Fosway Group, and named the number one. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

What is the AICC Standard and How is it Relevant to My eLearning Plan?


In 1988, the Aviation Industry Computer-based Training Committee (AICC) was formed to make sure training material could be developed, delivered and evaluated across the increasing number of computer-based training platforms.

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User Assistance: Standard Gauge

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

In 21st Century Australia, there isn't a standard national rail gauge. In some states, narrow gauge is used, in others broad gauge, and ironically in just one state, standard gauge. It started well, with a decision by the British Government's Secretary of State for the Colonies that all colonies should adopt standard gauge. Let's think standards, and how standard adoption by an industry can go horribly wrong with enormous, long-term financial consequences.

Is Facial Recognition Poised to Become the Industry Standard?


Despite its growing popularity, the use of biometrics, facial recognition for both authentication and bill payment are not new. No less than three years ago, … Continued. D2L Partner Ecosystem

The ongoing work of learning standards


At the dawn of the video recording age, a battle raged about the best standard to use: VHS or Betamax. In it, Sony came out with a better standard, but kept it to themselves. Meanwhile, JVC’s VHS standard wasn’t quite as good, but they openly licensed it. Learning Standards.

The 5 Best Research-Based Methods For Training Content Standardization

eLearning Industry

Besides the usual suspects of poor planning and lack of engagement and motivation, could standardization be the key to overturning those high drop-out numbers for online courses? This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Best Practices eLearning Content Development Online Courses

xAPI’s Tipping Point for Both Community & Industry


Since last year, I worked with IEEE to standardize the Experience API (xAPI) specification. Most of my work is with the IEEE-LTSC but recently a few other IEEE standards groups expressed interest in using xAPI. ” A few people identified the need for an industry organization that can deal with the stewardship and direction for xAPI going forward. This is important as xAPI moves into standardization and wider adoption. Experience API / "Tin Can" Standards

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Future Scope Of E-Learning To Train Workforce In The Aviation Industry


Aviation industry across the globe is looking to replace their existing training management systems with some effective custom e-learning solutions. E-Learning in the Airline Industry. However, new industrial challenges are evolving with time. e-Learning Aviation Industry

A Glimpse of E-Learning Solutions to Overcome the Challenges of Consumer Goods Industry


In today’s competitive marketplace, the Consumer Goods industry face challenges to deliver new and innovative products. With an increasing demand of consumers and suppliers, it has become significant for this industry to provide excellent learning and development solutions.

eLearning Standards—What They Are and Why They Matter


To accomplish this, the industry has come up with several eLearning standards that allow courses created by any vendor to “talk” with an LMS created by any other vendor. In this article we’re going to look at the history of those standards, and where we are today.

Bringing Standards to the L&D Profession: The TDRp Initiative


In 2010, I joined forces with 29 other L&D industry leaders to create Talent Development Reporting Principles (TDRp) with the goal of establishing a standard framework for L&D. Inspired by the measures and standards used in accounting, we set out to create a standard framework for L&D.

Safety Standards Around the World


The increasingly globalized economy is exposing those cultural differences in many different ways—one being the variation in safety standards from country to country. NPR recently aired a story on the complications surrounding establishing international safety standards for vehicles.

How Sitka Gear Is Setting The Standard For Training In The Outdoor World

Wisetail LMS

Sika Gear is setting the standard for product knowledge training in the outdoor industry. The post How Sitka Gear Is Setting The Standard For Training In The Outdoor World appeared first on Wisetail. Premium brands deserve premium training. All LMS Best Practices

6 Benefits of eLearning for the Cybersecurity Industry


There are numerous benefits of eLearning in the cybersecurity industry. As a field that runs on compliance and standardization, a robust learning management system (LMS) provides employees with a consistent, easy-to-access place to digest rules and regulations across all departments. Here is a closer look at just a few of the benefits of eLearning with an LMS in this rapidly changing industry: LMS eLearning LMS Learning Management System

SCORM – Set of Standards that make Courses and LMS Compatible


If you belong to the e-learning industry, you must’ve probably heard the term SCORM somewhere or the other. SCORM is nothing but a set of standards that make the two i.e. the courses and the course-carrier LMS compatible with each other.


State of the E-Learning Industry 2017

eLearning 24-7

I’m all about now and where the industry is heading (based on trends). . 2017 and the industry is in full swing. Some of the more intense ones, still use a hierarchy approach, and the utilization or actually, the recommended and standard approach of Chapter-Page-Lesson/Assessment/Scenario as their nomenclature. . LMS/LP/SEP Forecasts for 2018 (10-25) Tagged: e-learning , online learning industry , state of e-learning 2017. It’s that time of the year.

The Missing Metric: Why the Learning Industry Doesn’t Track ROI


When the LMS first hit the market, it was built to support SCORM (Shareable Content Object Reference Model, or a set of technical standards for e-learning software products) as a measurement tool. But the train didn’t stop there as the industry recognized the shortcomings of SCORM and the need to generate rich data experiences. The post The Missing Metric: Why the Learning Industry Doesn’t Track ROI appeared first on mLevel.

eLearning in Aviation Industry


The respect and popularity eLearning has earned in the aviation industry surpasses other industries. eLearning in the aviation industry has accomplished outstanding feats, making way for other industries to follow suit, with rivalry and enthusiasm.

Four Industry Announcements

Kapp Notes

eLearning Atlas- a New Way to Navigate the Industry. The e-Learning industry is bigger than any of us probably realize- and getting bigger every day. Our industry relies heavily on compatibility- phenomenal instructional design means nothing if the course won’t play in your LMS. The Atlas is a dynamic, searchable database of the products and companies within the e-learning industry. Or they may opt to literally ‘map’ the industry with the browseable map feature.

Corporate Compliance Training: How AllenComm Can Scale Your Training Meeting Compliance And Regulatory Standards

eLearning Industry

At its core, compliance training is all about teaching employees to meet the standards your organization or outside entities set in place. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. To achieve this goal at the appropriate scale, at AllenComm we harness our professional process to meet client needs. Here’s how we do it. Corporate eLearning Compliance Training Corporate eLearning Best Practices Corporate Learning And Development

Future of elearning industry looks Bright!

Kapp Notes

Reports, factors and the current market conditions strongly indicate that elearning is going to be a growth industry over the coming years. This rate of growth is considered, “much faster than average, reflecting the need to meet new educational standards… and develop new materials.” This leads to a growing increase in the need and acceptance of online learning in a variety of industries. industry

How To Create Unconventional Safety Training That Meets Your Compliance Standards

eLearning Industry

Enhance your safety training by using a big-picture approach: first, find a hook and write your story, then choose the right combination of learning approaches to create unconventional safety training that meets compliance standards and reinforces your culture and philosophy. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Course Standards: Where R We Heading?

eLearning 24-7

There has been a lot of information out there , okay, I’m kidding there hasn’t been much of anything when it comes to course standards. I’ll readily admit that regardless of the course standard you use, if you create click-click-click courses, than no course standard will make it engaging. Yet here we are wondering where the course standard industry is heading or at least presumed to be heading. “They are not Compliance Standards.”

Course Standards: Where R We Heading?

eLearning 24-7

There has been a lot of information out there , okay, I’m kidding there hasn’t been much of anything when it comes to course standards. I’ll readily admit that regardless of the course standard you use, if you create click-click-click courses, than no course standard will make it engaging. Yet here we are wondering where the course standard industry is heading or at least presumed to be heading. “They are not Compliance Standards.”

Creating Immersive Learning Solutions for Industrial Technical Training

Origin Learning

Create and standardize templates and style guides which can be leveraged to provide consistent output and deliverables to the customer. Understanding tough concepts is critical to creating an immersive learning content for Industrial Technical Training.

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General Industry or Construction? OSHA 10 or OSHA 30? What Training Do I Need?


For anyone working in the construction industry, not only is training important but also mandated in some situations. This government agency’s sole purpose is to set and enforce standards that keep people safe and healthy on the […]. The post General Industry or Construction?

Creating a Learning Culture in Highly Regulated Industries

The Peformance Improvement

During the first session of a workshop I facilitate for ATD, one of the participants asked, “What does a learning culture look like in an electrical power generation plant, where most of the training is for the purpose of meeting industry regulations?” Employees must be kept up to date on changes in standards, rules, and laws and the company needs to be confident that everyone has been exposed to this information from a risk management standpoint.

Articulate Studio '13 Update Improves Industry Standard in Rapid Authoring by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

Articulate, known widely as an eLearning leader in rapid authoring, improves the industry standard with the. release of Articulate Studio ’13 Update 2.


Adobe Captivate

Change is constant, and it certainly holds true for today’s retail industries that continues to bolster at a brisk pace. Also, the retail industry has a lot of physical tasks to be performed on the floor which can be converted into simple interactive videos.

Catering Industry – Growing by Leaps and Bounds, and Sustaining Beyond

Harbinger Interactive Learning

Catering industry in the United States has grown at an exponential rate in the last decade. In 2017, catering accounted for 11% of the foodservice industry sales with revenue of $12 bn. Households and businesses are hosting more catered events, and as per projections, the catering industry will continue to flourish at a rate of 5-6% through 2019, as compared to a much lower, 1.8% The exceptional growth in the catering industry is commendable.

Industries where Simulation and Gamification are a Perfect Match

Enyota Learning

So how is this really beneficial to specific industries? Well, some industries need expert training on topics that cannot be explained theoretically. Most of these industries are service-based where some form of human interactions and labor is involved.

Is Your Customer Satisfaction Standard Outdated

Training Industry

From my own work in this area with both companies as well as traditional customer measurement organizations, many industries have historically thought they were in good shape with scores in the 65% to 80% range, viewing scores above that as nice but not realistic. On top of this, sellers who do not meet EBay’s highest performance satisfaction standards have their status downgraded. Most organizations that measure their customer satisfaction still do so by a 0-100 point scale.

Why Does the Manufacturing Industry Need Online Training?

CommLab India

Manufacturing standards not up to the mark? The root cause might be poorly trained employees. Read on to know how to fix it using e-learning. eLearning Design Online training

A tribute to Dr Donald Kirkpatrick, pioneer and veteran of Instructional Design

Origin Learning

He was a pioneer in corporate training effectiveness evaluation, and his model is still an industry standard for measuring the impact of training programs. Facebook 1 Twitter 5 Google+ 0 LinkedIn 1 Pinterest 1 Origin Learning mourns the loss of a great innovator.

The Importance of eLearning Style Guides

Association eLearning

It had their color palette, the guidelines for using their logo, the standards for images, and more. Tracking standards – SCORM 1.2, The usual visual guidelines – colors, logo use, image standards, etc.

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Setting The Standard: How To Identify Your LMS Expectations Before Purchasing A New Platform

eLearning Industry

This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Are you setting the bar so high that no LMS will ever suffice? Or worse yet, are you going into the vetting process with no objectives at all? In this article, I’ll share 6 tips to identify your LMS expectations before investing in a new Learning Management System. Learning Management Systems Best Learning Management System LMS Customer Experience LMS Selection User Experience User-Friendly LMS