eLearning for Non-eLearning Practitioners

by The African eLearning Academy

What you will Learn:

  • The reality is that eLearning is easy to implement, can and should be driven by the HRD practitioners, and does not require in-depth IT skills
  • This training programme focuses on giving ordinary HRD practitioners enough knowledge and know-how about eLearning to empower them to design and implement eLearning solutions to performance problems where required
  • It aims for an approach where eLearning becomes part of every HRD practitioner’s toolbox, as opposed to a separate department

Who will benefit from attending?

  • Every HRD Practitioner
  • Organisational Development Practitioner
  • HR Generalist
  • Human Performance Technologist


  • The Global Trends and Context of eLearning
  • The Business Case for eLearning
  • Various eLearning Modes and Technologies, including
    • Learning Management Systems
    • Social Learning
    • Informal Learning
    • Mobile Learning
    • Performance Support
    • Virtual Classrooms
  • Designing eLearning Solutions
  • Blending eLearning with other Learning Modes
  • Implementing eLearning
  • Instructional Design for eLearning
  • eLearning Content Development Basics


  • The programme kicks off with a traditional, classroom based training day, followed by various eLearning interventions over the course of the next three months.
  • The programme includes various practical assignments that can be easily applied and tested in the workplace.

Delivery Method:
What better way to teach people about eLearning than to let them experience it? This programme is offered in a blended learning format over a period of 3 weeks. Participants will be practically exposed to various eLearning technologies, including mobile learning, virtual classrooms and online collaboration forums. Also note that the programme is designed to be easy to participate in, allowing participants from various contexts to gain value from it, even in the midst of demanding work pressures.

The programme is not designed as a formal learning intervention with heavy assessment requirements. It is simply an easy-to-follow programme to equip the average HRD professional with the basic knowledge and skills to include eLearning in their portfolio of performance solutions.

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