Advanced E-Learning Instructional Design Certificate

Learn expert techniques vital to creating successful e-learning.

The expansion of instructional design capabilities has some designers, new and old, drowning in a sea of alluring possibilities. Don't get left behind! Go beyond the basic transmission of information to learners, and discover how to design e-learning events that achieve behavioral change and targeted performance levels.

The Advanced E-Learning Instructional Design Certificate will take place on May 04-05, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Create e-learning designs using the CCAF (Context, Challenge, Activity and Feedback) Model to maximize retention and behavioral transfer.
  • Adapt design strategies for different types of content.
  • Use the fundamental principles of educational psychology (behaviorism, cognitivism and constructivism) and evidence-based practice to create effective learning experiences.
  • Judge when, where, and how best to use game design principles for learning.
  • Use behavioral change principles to address motivation/affect design challenges.
  • Space learning events for optimal impact.
  • Determine the role of e-learning in a blended performance support solution.

Audience

This workshop is appropriate for a multitude of professional backgrounds, but is primarily designed for those who are experienced in training and performance who want to deepen their skills in e-learning instructional design: managers, developers, designers, instructors, and courseware producers.

Program Topics

Click here to view the Participant Guide Table of Contents

Facilitator Information

Ethan Edwards

Ethan Edwards - Ethan has been designing online instruction for almost 25 years, beginning with work at the PLATO laboratory at the University of Illinois, continuing through positions at Authorware, Macromedia, Microsoft, and as a consultant with a host of top companies in the United States and abroad. As Chief Knowledge Officer at Allen Interactions, a nationally recognized company dedicated to creating the world's best custom e-learning applications, Ethan is responsible for internal and external training and communication regarding Allen Interactions' unique perspective on designing and developing meaningful and memorable e-learning programs. While focused primarily on corporate training, Ethan has comprehensive experience with education and government institutions, having worked extensively in libraries and schools as a full-time consultant with the Lincoln Trail Libraries System in Champaign, Illinois. He is also a licensed secondary mathematics teacher. He is the primary instructor for ASTD's Instructional Design for E-Learning certificate course, and has spoken at conferences and private presentations throughout the world.

Credits

  • Earn 1.4 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) upon successfully completing this program.
  • This program may be eligible for up to 14 CPLP recertification points for the face-to-face version and 12 CPLP recertification points for the online version.
  • This program may be eligible for up to 14 APTD recertification points for the face-to-face version and 12 APTD recertification points for the online version.
  • This program has been pre-approved for 14 (General) recertification credit hours toward PHR, SPHR, and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute.
  • This program is valid for 12 PDCs for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit www.shrm.org/certification.

Registration Fees

ATD Member: US $1,320
Nonmember: US $1,685*

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The registration fee includes all course materials and is separate from general conference registration fees.

For additional information on this program, please contact ATD Customer Care at customercare@td.org or 703.683.8100.