OnCourse Learning

Bertelsmann Strengthens Education Business

Gütersloh (GER) / Brookfield, WI (USA), September 2018 - Bertelsmann continues the expansion of its strategic growth area of education: The international media, services, and education group is acquiring the U.S. online education provider OnCourse Learning from the private equity company CIP Capital for an amount in the mid-nine-digit euro range.

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Cybersecurity Skills

Partnership to Deliver Cybersecurity Apprenticeships

Wokingham (UK), September 2018 - Bletchley Park Qufaro and GK Apprenticeships (GKA) are pleased to announce the signing of a Heads of Agreement to jointly develop and deliver cybersecurity apprenticeships. These apprenticeships are designed to address the significant cyberskills shortage in the UK and, in due course, international markets.

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Leadership Development

QA Chosen to Deliver Leadership Academy for Socitm

Northampton (UK), September 2018 - Socitm, a professional association for digital leaders in local public services, has announced it will partner up with QA to offer its largest and most comprehensive approach to leadership development.

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Numerous New Resources

New eLearning for Modern Learners

Martin Baker
(c) Charity Learning Consortium

London (UK), September 2018 - Since April 2018, the Charity Learning Consortium has added a wide range of new courses and modules to its eLearning library to reflect the realities of the modern workplace. The new online courses and resources added to the Consortium's catalogue offer an even greater choice of eLearning. The materials were created by MicroLearn and Litmos Heroes and reflect changing demands.

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Key People

Africa's Movers and Shakers in Corporate Online Learning 2018

Rapelang RabanaLondon (UK), September 2018 - A list of the one hundred most influential people in online learning in Africa has been published, with tech entrepreneur Rapelang Rabana, Chief Digital Officer of the South African learning technologies company Rekindle Learning, listed top.

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Authoring Tool

gomo Adds Powerful Learning Video Technologies

Brighton (UK), September 2018 - The gomo authoring and hosting suite adds several powerful new learning video technologies, including screen capture, automatic caption generation and translation, video recording, video upload, video editing, and video content management. » MORE

2019 Release

Announcing the All-New Adobe Captivate

Delaware, CA (USA), September 2018 - Unlock the future of smart eLearning design with an authoring tool that lets you create all kinds of responsive eLearning content. Design immersive learning experiences with VR and 360° media assets and easily add interactivity to your videos. » MORE

Lumesse Highlights

Issues for L&D and HR in the Age of Blockchain

(c) Curve

Brighton (UK), September 2018 - Use of, and interest, in blockchain as an alternative trust mechanism is on the increase in HR and L&D, although the technology has trust issues of its own, according to an article in Lumesse Learning's relaunched Curve magazine.

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Investment in UX

Another Record Year of Growth for Kallidus

Cirencester (UK), September 2018 - Kallidus, a leading provider of learning and talentmanagement solutions, has had another record year. The company recently closed out their financial year with recurring software subscriptions revenues up by 42% compared to the previous year. Growth is being driven by Kallidus's expanded product offering with the acquisition of applicant tracking system provider Advorto, a strategic focus on customer experience with key hires from the industry, and investment in leading edge user experience (UX) design. » MORE

Training Resource

New Learning Portal - over 150 Courses

Chris MorganHertfordshire (UK), September 2018 - A new training resource, Staff Skills Training from New Skills Academy, has been published. It comprises over 160 online courses across admin and PA, business, computing and technology, customer care, education, finance, health and safety, hospitality and tourism, HR, medical, personal development, sales and marketing, social care, teams and management, and more.

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HS2 Project

Transforming Training Delivery

Ilkley (UK), September 2018 - Two leading training providers, Premier Partnership and Virtual College, have forged an exciting new partnership to bring digital innovation to the learner experience. » MORE

Airline Training

Peak Pacific, TRU Simulation Announce Strategic MoU

Hong Kong (HK)/ Montreal (CA), September 2018 - Peak Pacific and TRU Simulation + Training have signed an MoU to collaborate on the integration and deployment of training systems along with flight simulator equipment that support airline training operations. » MORE

Brandon Hall Awards

Gold for the Best Sales Onboarding Program

London (UK), September 2018 - Imparta and Cisco have together won a coveted Brandon Hall Group Gold Award for Excellence in the Best Sales Onboarding Program category for Cisco's groundbreaking Cisco Sales Associates Program (known as CSAP).

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