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iBeacons - five learning concepts

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iBeacons are a new feature in iOS7 that allow apps to be triggered by low cost signal emitters that can be placed anywhere, including indoors, and even on moving targets.

We believe this opens up a whole new world of possibilities of delivering learning content to audiences in the workplace.

The following slides share some of our ideas.

Published in: Education, Technology

iBeacons - five learning concepts

  1. 1. iBeacons 5 learning concepts Monday, 14 October 13
  2. 2. iBeacons is a new feature of iOS7 that allows mobile devices to be accurately located inside buildings. This opens up the possibility of creating a new generation of location-based learning content. Monday, 14 October 13
  3. 3. In practice, this means that when a user is near a ‘beacon’ content can be ‘pushed’ to their iPhone or iPad. Because ‘beacons’ are small, low cost and low power devices it’s now possible to trigger ‘learning events’ anywhere in your workplace. Monday, 14 October 13
  4. 4. We believe that iBeacons will provide a great way to connect with audiences, delivering content, services and performance support as users need it. The following slides show how this new technology can be used in learning. Monday, 14 October 13
  5. 5. Flickr image by: SurfaceWarriors Rig safety ‘Traveling on Helicopters’ Course updates !!! Ditching procedures !!! Standard safety equipment Conceptual mock up iBeacons Learning concepts Monday, 14 October 13 Just in time learning Beacon located on helicopter ensures safety training is up to date
  6. 6. Substation maintenance Available videos HV Cable Fault Location New HV Cable Fault Repair Watch again Conceptual mock up iBeacons Learning concepts Monday, 14 October 13 Targeted learning on-demand Beacon in substation ensures specific technical specifications are available
  7. 7. Flickr image by: Remko van Dokkum Welcome to this building Your LMS has been automatically updated with new content! Welcome video Safety induction Security information Using your own devices Conceptual mock up iBeacons Learning concepts Monday, 14 October 13 Dynamic content updates Beacon in foyer provides location-specific information to staff and visitors
  8. 8. Flickr image by: James Willamor Nearby experts David Watson Product specialist Helen Davis HR & Recruitment Conceptual mock up iBeacons Learning concepts Monday, 14 October 13 Find real-world assistance Beacon carried by ‘experts’ helps new team members locate them
  9. 9. Flickr image by: Ginny My reminder You asked to be reminded about the new display guidelines in the footwear department. Conceptual mock up iBeacons Learning concepts Monday, 14 October 13 Location-based reminders Learners can set location-based reminders from training content
  10. 10. For more ideas on how to connect with your audience please visit our website http://www.learnerlab.com Follow us on Twitter @learnerlab Monday, 14 October 13

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