The Ultimate Solution for Time-Pressed Training Needs
By: Megan Huffman
Rapid eLearning development is an approach to creating eLearning content quickly and efficiently. This approach uses tools and templates to simplify the development process and enable instructional designers to swiftly create eLearning content without the need for extensive programming or multimedia skills.
The main goal of rapid eLearning development is to create effective, engaging, and interactive content in a shorter amount of time. This approach allows organizations to respond quickly to changing business needs or learning requirements without incurring the time and cost associated with traditional eLearning development processes.
Key Features of Rapid eLearning:
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Templates and Authoring Tools
Rapid eLearning development uses pre-built templates and authoring tools that simplify the development process and reduce the time required to create eLearning content.
Rapid eLearning development often involves rapid prototyping; where instructional designers create a rough draft of the course content and get feedback from stakeholders before refining the content.
Reuse Existing Content
Rapid eLearning development often involves reusing existing content – such as videos, images, and text – to create new eLearning content quickly.
Rapid eLearning development is an iterative process where instructional designers create, test, and refine content in an ongoing cycle of development and improvement.
Benefits of Rapid eLearning Development
Rapid eLearning creates high-quality eLearning courses within an aggressive timeline. This methodology does not compromise on quality interactions, or aesthetics but still provides the right amount of instructional design to benefit both learners and organizations. There are many benefits of rapid eLearning development for both the organization as well as the learner:
Saves time and money
When to Choose Rapid eLearning
Rapid eLearning development is the ideal option for creating innovative and interactive eLearning courses in the following situations:
When you have limited deadlines and budgets
When your content has a limited shelf life
When you require just-in-time training
How Cobblestone Utilizes Rapid eLearning
Cobblestone Consulting is proud to leveraged the power of rapid eLearning. We were able to deliver a high-quality six-module eLearning course for one of our clients, all within the tight deadline of just two months. Despite our client's limited budget, we were able to convert their existing but outdated PowerPoint presentations into a dynamic and engaging Storyline course. The course was complete with interactive quizzes, a user-friendly table of contents, and visually-stunning animated slides.
By using the latest in rapid eLearning development tools and techniques, Cobblestone created a course that was not only effective in imparting knowledge but we also delivered an immersive and engaging experience for our client's learners. Our success in delivering this project is a testament to the power of rapid eLearning as well as our commitment to providing exceptional value to our clients.
Overall, rapid eLearning development provides a flexible and efficient way to create eLearning content quickly. By using templates, authoring tools, and existing content, Cobblestone’s instructional designers can create engaging and interactive eLearning content in a fraction of the time it takes using traditional eLearning development methods. Contact us today to get started on your next eLearning project!