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Posts containing information on learning in general, not elearning specific

18 03, 2020

Is your course ready for VET accreditation?

2020-03-18T18:06:28+11:00

Do you have a course that requires accreditation or is there a benefit to your students or the industry if the course is accredited? Have you researched the accreditation process online and thought “how hard can this be?" The process itself is straight forward, however navigating your way through the regulation and understanding the requirements, [...]

Is your course ready for VET accreditation?2020-03-18T18:06:28+11:00
2 12, 2019

Are you designing a good course or the right course?

2020-02-03T14:26:52+11:00

  A common trap learning designers can fall into when creating solutions - and elearning solutions in particular - is designing a good course, but not the right course. We have access to a vast array of tools and creative ways to help people learn but what's often missing in the design of effective [...]

Are you designing a good course or the right course?2020-02-03T14:26:52+11:00
2 12, 2019

L&D professional development events update: December 2019

2019-12-02T21:54:47+11:00

There's still time to squeeze in a little more professional development before 2019 ends. Check out the following events happening online and offline in December: Free Webinar: Millennial Leadership – it IS different Creating a Learning Campaign – Sydney Workshop Free Webinar – An introduction to the Shifting Gears to EPIC Leadership program Melbourne [...]

L&D professional development events update: December 20192019-12-02T21:54:47+11:00
23 10, 2019

Are you ready to become an RTO?

2019-11-05T16:47:12+11:00

Between July 2018 and September 2019, 324 intial RTO registration applications were made to ASQA by individuals, small businesses and large organisations looking to achieve RTO status. Of these applications only 109 (33.5%) were approved - which means a staggering 66.5% of applications were rejected! In this #AskLeX interview, I chat with Angela McGregor of RTO Consulting about being ready to become an RTO, the [...]

Are you ready to become an RTO?2019-11-05T16:47:12+11:00
7 08, 2019

L&D Professional Events Update: August 2019

2019-08-07T10:11:45+10:00

August is serving up a nice mix of learning opportunities for L&D professionals across Australia, New Zealand and online. Topics you can choose from to develop your skillset over the coming weeks include: Needs analysis & evaluation PR6 Certified Resilience Coach Building learning culture Curation Instructional design Facilitation skills Presentation skills Designing learning spaces Virtual [...]

L&D Professional Events Update: August 20192019-08-07T10:11:45+10:00
26 06, 2019

L&D professional development events update: July 2019

2019-06-26T16:42:18+10:00

July is a bit quiet on the PD front, but if you have any dollars left in the budget for this financial year, you can still take advantage of these opportunities: PR6 Certified Resilience Coach Training eLearning Essentials Extended DISC Accredited Practitioner Facilitation Skills Masterclass Adult Learning Essentials. And as well as the usual [...]

L&D professional development events update: July 20192019-06-26T16:42:18+10:00
29 05, 2019

Your guide to L&D professional development events in June

2019-05-29T13:39:13+10:00

If you have any EOFY dollars left in the coffers, there's a range of PD opportunities you could spend them on over the next month. For those interested in eLearning, there's the Adobe Captivate online beginners course running over 4 weeks, an eLearning design hangout and a webinar on micro learning strategy. You can get accredited [...]

Your guide to L&D professional development events in June2019-05-29T13:39:13+10:00
1 05, 2019

L&D professional development events update: May 2019

2019-05-01T14:44:14+10:00

Next month is a busy one in NZ with our friends at Bloom Learning Technologies presenting events in Auckland including: eLearnz Virtual Web Summit and eLearnz eLab. They are also hosting 70:20:10 guru Charles Jennings for workshops on value based learning & development and capability-building for L&D and HR as well as a breakfast panel [...]

L&D professional development events update: May 20192019-05-01T14:44:14+10:00
27 03, 2019

L&D professional development events update April 2019

2019-03-27T13:17:25+11:00

March was quite a busy month for L&D PD and while April isn't as jam-packed due to the Easter and Anzac Day public holidays, there are still some great PD opportunities available. Melbourne appears to be the PD hotspot for April, with the Kaospilot team back helping us design and facilitate learning that will [...]

L&D professional development events update April 20192019-03-27T13:17:25+11:00
11 02, 2019

How to write a good RFP for eLearning

2020-02-03T17:54:46+11:00

#AskLeX is a video series where we interview eXperts from the Learning & Development industry on topics which can help L&D practitioners get more value from products and services they use in their solutions. In this episode, "LeX" (the Learning eXpert) is Richard Stubley from OpenLearn. Richard has been working in the instructional design [...]

How to write a good RFP for eLearning2020-02-03T17:54:46+11:00