Whether you are designing for facilitating classroom or virtual training solutions, the final destination for trainees should be accelerated, sustained transfer of learning. When faced with the challenge of converting classroom to virtual, following these critical 6 steps will ensure you achieve the same learning outcomes as effective instructor-led training programs.
1. Reevaluate learning objectives - Tips To Write Measurable Learning Objectives For Online Training
- It is always easier to assess whether participants are “getting it” in the classroom. For virtual training, you may have to make a few adjustments.
Step 1: Review the original ILT objectives to determine if knowledge increase, comprehension, application or analysis was desired learning outcome.
Step 2: Decide if the learning objectives can be achieved with the virtual platform selected
Step 3: Consider revising learning activities to achieve same outcomes as classroom-based sessions