Changing Instructional Tides: Four Critical Concepts Bolstering Effective Training Programs – Part 2 of 4: Intelligence

This is the second installment in our four-part series exploring the synergy between Content Modernization, Intelligence, Mobility and Performance Support as key factors driving the development and innovation of eLearning today. In this article, we will cover Intelligence and instructional data. Part 2 of 4: Intelligence In addition to introducing content modernization, which engages new […]

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PREVENTING CANCER IN THE FIRE INDUSTRY

Firefighting is dangerous. Everyone appreciates the perils of this valiant profession and the bravery our everyday heroes exhibit each time they run into a burning building. What everyone hadn’t understood until more recently, however, was the fact firefighters face an additional threat beyond flames, smoke, and heat. That threat is cancer, which is now considered […]

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Virtual Reality Emerging As A Training Tool In The Fire Service

The dangers of firefighting make it unfriendly to the concept of the learning curve. Before they put their lives on the line, firefighters should have knowledge and experience. But gaining knowledge and experience in the firefighting environment presents its own dangers. Virtual reality (VR) is an emerging tool for training in the fire service. Recreating […]

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11 Principles Of eLearning: Demystified And Applied

For maximum impact, courses should be strategically designed with a combination of Instructional Design principles. But to effectively apply these principles, you must first have a clear understanding of their influence. Here, we demystify 11 of them. The intrinsic value of eLearning—its limitless accessibility, applications, and advancements—can’t be overstated. Learners from classrooms to corporations have […]

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Helping local governments improve training and operations

With budgets tight, finding ways to efficiently and cost effectively deliver training for diverse and fragmented workforces can be a huge challenge for local government officials. Finding partners that offer courses tailored to departmental-specific needs and requirements is critical to meeting these goals. Here we talk with Marc Scheipe, executive vice president of TargetSolutions, about […]

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