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Summary of ITpreneurs Learning Solutions and Innovations - 2012

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  • 1. Effective Learning Solutions by ITpreneurs New DevelopmentsCopyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com
  • 2. ITpreneurs Brand Promise In the pursuit of shared success with our Partners, we promise to be the global leader in IT best practice competence development by innovating, building and delivering quality content portfolios that empower learners to be effective IT professionals.Copyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com 2
  • 3. Presenting Instruction Design Strategy Quality Assurance Process & Product Improvements Innovation Services Learn more about ITpreneursCopyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com
  • 4. Instructional Design Strategy For every course, be it classroom, eLearning virtual classroom or coaching − ITpreneurs applies the best instructional design strategy for that particular content and delivery method.Copyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com
  • 5. Instructional Design Model• Combining traditional Learning Principles with New Learning Trends• Effective balance between exam preparation and practical training ITpreneurs Instructional Design Model is based on fundamental learning ITpreneurs Instructional Design Model is based on fundamental learning principles and new learning trends. The model has adopted adult learning principles and new learning trends. The model has adopted adult learning principles that emphasize learner initiative, self-management and experiential principles that emphasize learner initiative, self-management and experiential learning. Our courses are designed to guide instructors and learners through learning. Our courses are designed to guide instructors and learners through the material in an engaging and effective way. We use concepts such as the material in an engaging and effective way. We use concepts such as performance-oriented instruction, mastery, and the sequencing of instructional performance-oriented instruction, mastery, and the sequencing of instructional activities and strategies. Participants master the knowledge and are able to activities and strategies. Participants master the knowledge and are able to apply their newly gained knowledge in their day-to-day practice. apply their newly gained knowledge in their day-to-day practice.Copyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com 5
  • 6. Traditional Learning Principles• Well-known and ADDIE-applied development process is used in courseware development• Bloom’s Taxonomy guides us in selecting the learning objectives at the correct level and creating the courseware on the accompanying levelCopyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com 6
  • 7. Effective Instruction Elements• Learning Objectives – All learning outcomes are specified by learning objectives at the appropriate Bloom Level – Levels of learning are appropriate for the content and the target audience – Content and activities are based on the defined objectives• Activities – Lectures are interspersed with group and individual (inter)activities – Activities include: brainstorms, round robin, role play, discussions, compare and contrast, teach back, problem solve.• Multimedia – Multimedia elements are tailored to the specific course content – Multimedia examples: cartoons, video, audio, games and simulations• Case Study – Courses can be case-study driven, where all content is connected with the case – Other courses have case-study assignments that connect the theory to the real world• Assessments – Assessment is based on the knowledge and skills specified in the objectives – “Check Your Understanding” questions help learners reflect on what they have learned• Exam preparation – Exam Preparation Guide – Exam format – Tips & Tricks – Mock ExamCopyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com 7
  • 8. Learning Aids• Supporting Knowledge Elements – In the courseware, we offer learners additional reading and links to relevant websites• First Aid Kit – Practical guide offered online and in printed version for learners to use as an exam preparation tool, and in their day- to-day practice• Quick Reference Guide – Two page brochure for students to refer to in their work environmentCopyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com 8
  • 9. Attractive Courseware• Friendly, intuitive, graphical user interface• Course structure and interface that supports self-paced, user- controlled instruction• Standardized templates to create unified and predictable functionality• Variety of presentation, practice and assessments supporting high levels of user interactivity and engagement• Easy flow of instructionCopyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com 9
  • 10. Quality Assurance ITpreneurs has a solid and proven development method by which we work with the best Subject Matter Experts to create highly effective and engaging courses.Copyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com
  • 11. Subject Matter ExpertsWorking with Subject Matter Experts adds value to thecoursware. They are able to connect the theory to real lifeexamples, assure technical content quality and marketacceptence of the instruction approach.The author trains ITpreneurs The author trains ITpreneurs The co-author reviews and The co-author reviews and To ensure that the learning To ensure that the learningInstructional Designers, Instructional Designers, guides the author in the guides the author in the products developed by products developed bywrites the courseware and writes the courseware and development process for development process for ITpreneurs meet the ITpreneurs meet thereviews the work of the reviews the work of the content technical content technical demands of a global demands of a globalinstructional designers. instructional designers. perspective. perspective. audience, and is widely audience, and is widely accepted by industry accepted by industryThe author is an expert,The author is an expert, stakeholders, a Review stakeholders, a Reviewexperienced trainer,experienced trainer, The co-author is an The co-author is an Board is institutionalized. Board is institutionalized.consultant, practitioner in theconsultant, practitioner in the experienced trainer or experienced trainer orrespective area.respective area. consultant in the respective consultant in the respective Review board members are Review board members are area. area. experts, trainers and/or experts, trainers and/or consultants in the respective consultants in the respective area. area.Copyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com 11
  • 12. Instructional Design of the Courseware• Our development process assures that the knowledge level of the course equates to the background of the learners• The High-Level Design assures that the right instructional strategy and delivery methods are applied• The Low-Level Design assures the right structure, flow and all learning objectives are covers in the course A Senior Instructional Designer will co-create a High-Level Design of A Senior Instructional Designer will co-create a High-Level Design of the courseware with the Author. The High-Level Design describes the courseware with the Author. The High-Level Design describes the course objectives, target group an approach of the the course objectives, target group an approach of the courseware. This design is approved by the Head ID, Product courseware. This design is approved by the Head ID, Product Category Manager and Product Development Manager. Next step, is Category Manager and Product Development Manager. Next step, is the development of the Low-Level Design which details all modules, the development of the Low-Level Design which details all modules, topics and all learning objectives, executed by the Author and ID topics and all learning objectives, executed by the Author and ID team. The review board will validate the low level design. team. The review board will validate the low level design.Copyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com 12
  • 13. Alpha & Beta TestingBesides internal testing of the products, Alpha &Beta releases provide the opportunity to improvethe product based on feedback from instructorsand learners. In the Alpha Test, the Master Trainer In the Alpha Test, the Master Trainer In the Beta Test, an official class In the Beta Test, an official class and the Product Development and the Product Development uses the courseware to validate if the uses the courseware to validate if the Manager validate the quality of the Manager validate the quality of the expectations of the learners and expectations of the learners and course by: course by: instructors are met. instructors are met. -- Proofreading Proofreading --Checking the comprehensive-ness Checking the comprehensive-ness and clarity and clarity --Examining the structure Examining the structureCopyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com 13
  • 14. Process & Product Improvements 2012 ITpreneurs keeps improving its development process and the quality of its products.Copyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com
  • 15. Introduction of the Co-AuthorBefore, we relied on the quality of the authorand the critical eye of the review board. Now,we enhance the process by adding a dedicatedSubject Matter Expert for this task. – Share best practices – Add practical relevance – Assure technical qualityCopyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com
  • 16. Alpha & Beta TestingAlthough Alpha & Beta testing did take place in aninformal manner before, we have now formalizedthe process. In addition, we make a a charitabledonation to Close The Gap for learners whoparticipate. – Structured feedback gathering improves the quality – Learners are more willing to provide feedback if they know that their feedback is valued and acted uponCopyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com 16
  • 17. iPad CompatibilityWe have developed a new HTML5 LearningEngine which is browser and platformindependent. – ITIL Intermediate Service Operations released in the new Learning Engine – ITIL Foundation coming Q4 2012Copyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com 17
  • 18. To Be Continued…We have identified the following areas forimprovement, as we move forward: – Instructional justification: Formalize the strategy in sharable documentation – Media design: Apply our corporate identity to our courseware – Process documentation of Maintenance for our live products – Feedback implementation and communication on live productsCopyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com 18
  • 19. Innovation We build innovative communications tools that focus on our goals and address the needs of our audiences.Copyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com
  • 20. Video in Scenario-Based Training Watch the TrailerCopyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com
  • 21. Virtual ClassroomCopyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com 21
  • 22. Games & Simulations Watch the TrailerCopyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com 22
  • 23. Blended LearningBlended Learning is a combination of:•eLearning•Classroom Training•Virtual Classroom TrainingAdvantages of blended learning include:1.Limited classroom instruction time needed2.Learning at own pace through eLearning component3.Attractive costs me Email W elco Email ctorDay 0 Ca ll instructor instru Day X Day 1 ExamCopyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com 23
  • 24. Mobile Interactivity• Using Laptops, Smart Phones or Tablets in the class for learning purposes• Exam preparation Apps for iPhonesCopyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com 24
  • 25. Research & DevelopmentInnovation does not stop and we have identifiedthe following learning technologies for R&D: – eBooks: Offering the Participant Handbook and Instructor Guides as ebooks to save printing costs and environmental resources, but first of all, to enhance learning. – Video-based learning as a Supporting Knowledge Element. – Job Role Framework: Offer learning tracks based on the learner’s role in the organization. – Coaching: Offer coaching for high-level examinations and certifications.Copyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com 25
  • 26. Services ITpreneurs services offers organizations and learners easy and personalized access to the learning offerings and examsCopyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com
  • 27. ITpreneurs Services• Accreditation• Customization• Exam Center• Learning Infrastructure• Partner Course CalendarCopyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com 27
  • 28. Partner Support & Enablement ServicesThese are the ways with which weenable your business, so you cando what you are best at – Custom Content Custom Content Development Development Facilitate Facilitate Logistics Logisticsdelivering high-quality training to Capability Capabilityyour customers Online Training Online Training Branding Branding Materials Materials Supply Trainers Supply Trainers Support Support Management Management Share Share Train, Certify Train, Certify Virtual Virtual Manage and Manage and Intelligence on Intelligence on and Accredit and Accredit Sales Training Sales Training Classroom Classroom Schedule Schedule Emerging Areas Emerging Areas your Instructors your Instructors Software Software Certifications Certifications Share Market Share Market Learning Learning Provide Up-To Provide Up-To Facilitate Facilitate Marketing Marketing Movements and Movements and Management Management Date Course Date Course Accreditation Accreditation Collateral Collateral Statistics Statistics System, Portal System, Portal Materials MaterialsMarket Intelligence Delivery Readiness Market Readiness Learning infrastructure Operational Support Copyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com
  • 29. Contact Us +1 800 214 6371 USA +31 10 711 02 60 INT info@ITpreneurs.com Follow us on http://twitter.com/#!/itpreneurs.Copyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com 29
  • 30. Learn More ITpreneurs offers innovative competence development programs for IT best practices to support the educational needs of IT professionals. With expertise in key domains including Cloud Computing, ITSM, IT Governance, Information Security, Process Improvement, and Project Management, ITpreneurs provides guidance on disparate frameworks and integrated solutions. Learn more about us at www.ITpreneurs.comCopyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com
  • 31. Our Facts 300 worldwide Partners across 80 countries 100,000 IT professionals educated since our inception in 2001 130 staff members located across 6 continents who jointly develop content and programs 10 locations Brazil China Denmark Dubai Hong Kong India Japan Singapore United States with headquarters in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.Copyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com
  • 32. Our Portfolio 125 courses in eLearning classroom virtual classroom game-based and hybrid training formats Agile Cloud Computing COBIT® ISO/IEC 20000® ISO/IEC 27000® ITIL® Kepner-Tregoe® Metricus PMI® PMP® PRINCE2® TIPA® TOGAF® XBRL Delivered in: Arabic Chinese Danish Dutch English French German Japanese Polish Portuguese Spanish TurkishCopyright © 2012 ITpreneurs. All rights reserved. www.ITpreneurs.com