MicroLearn Confirms New Partnership

BPCALondon (UK), July 2019 - The British Pest Control Association is a not-for-profit organisation and trade association representing over 750 organisations and more than 3,500 individuals. Its professional interest lies in the eradication of public health pests without risk to third parties, non-target species, or the environment.


Learning Technologies Group (LTG)

LEO Learning Celebrates Fifth Year of Innovative Digital Learning

Atlanta, GA (USA), July 2019 - LEO Learning, the global market leader in digital learning innovation, is celebrating its fifth birthday this July.  Since launch, LEO has grown substantially, winning multiple awards, including Learning Company of the Year and Learning Designer of the Year at the Learning Technologies Awards in 2017, several DevLearn DemoFest awards, as well as recognition from Brandon Hall, Training Industry and Training Magazine.



Top 20 Highest-Performing Learning Providers of 2019

Highest-Performing Learning Providers reportLondon (UK), July 2019 - Using benchmark data from its well-established "Performance through Learning" programme, the LPI has identified the twenty highest-scoring accredited learning providers, all of whom are operating at the very best levels of performance.


Accepted Procedures

Whistleblowing eLearning Course Launched by Engage in Learning

Gloucester (UK), July 2019 - Periodically, whistleblowing - disclosing wrongdoing, usually within a large organisation – hits the headlines. Its consequences for all concerned can be serious and far-reaching. So, to help all those who are contemplating whistleblowing - or who are affected by whistleblowing - to understand their responsibilities and the protection they can expect from the law, the eLearning supplier, Engage in Learning (EIL), has launched Whistleblowing.


QA Acquires Cloud Academy

Digital Learning Solution Will Help to Tackle the Skills Gap

London (UK), July 2019 - QA, a large UK B2B skills provider, has announced its acquisition of San Francisco-based Cloud Academy, a leading enterprise technology training platform. Cloud Academy will add QA’s massive catalogue of more than 500 certification courses and 1,500 instructor-led courses to seamlessly blend classroom learning with its intuitive digital platform. The union will create the largest collection of blended learning resources in the world, covering Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, Cyber Security, Project Management, DevOps, Agile Development, Big Data, and more.



Speexx Receives Humentum's 2019 Partner of the Year Award

Washington, DC (USA), July 2019 - Speexx, one of the first intelligent language learning platforms for the digital workplace, was the recipient of Humentum’s Partner of the Year Award announced at Humentum’s annual conference, OpEx DC 2019, in Washington, DC, on 10 July.


International Expansion

Degreed Raises $75 Million to Enhance Career-Long Learning

London (UK), July 2019 - Degreed, a leading workforce learning and skill-tracking platform, has announced it raised $35 million in equity funding from existing investors Owl Ventures, Jump Capital, Signal Peak Ventures, and GSV Accelerate, along with new investor Alliance Bernstein. Degreed also closed a $40 million venture debt facility with Alliance Bernstein Growth Stage Capital.


Off-the-Shelf Library

MicroLearn's Summer Content Release 2019

Summer ReleaseLondon (UK), July 2019 - Dedicated to developing new topics, alongside managing existing content, MicroLearn's Creative team have created nine brand new courses to be released in July 2019. The additions increase the size of their off-the-shelf catalogue to over 150 titles.



First in Industry Interactive Video Mobile

San Rafael, CA (USA), July 2019 - KnowblyTM, developer of an intuitive rapid authoring tool for creating digital content, has announced an eLearning industry first: a fully responsive, element accessible, mobile driven, interactive video and video assessment experience.



Unicorn Release Note 8.5

unicorn release 8.5Bournemouth (UK), July 2019 - Unicorn LMS 8.5 brings improvements to many existing features, with enhanced form functionality with new fields and email options, as well as introducing better ways to report on them. Unicorn continues to update eCreator, making it even easier to design content. There have been improvements to My Team Activity for tracking Team activity progress. This release also sees the introduction of the Qualification Portlet enhancing the Qualification functionality of the LMS.


International Partnership

Leapest Marketplace Will Offer Cegos eLearning Solutions

Paris (F), July 2019 - Cegos, a worldwide provider in training and development, and Leapest, an EdCast company that offers a B2B marketplace for training resources, have signed a partnership agreement. Through this new partnership, the business buyers on Leapest marketplace will now have access to Cegos' eLearning catalog on soft skills (including HTML5 training modules). This premium content will be available to Leapest customers worldwide.


time4you’s Jix Solution

Award-Winning Artificial Intelligence "Made in Germany"

Karlsruhe (GER) / New York, NY (USA), July 2019 - time4you GmbH has yet another award to celebrate. This time, the company was awarded second place in the IELA, the International E-Learning Award 2019. The prize is awarded annually to the most successful applications, solutions, and products in the following categories: eLearning, Blended Learning, and Mobile Learning.



MicroLearn Confirms Partnership with Eildon Housing Association

London (UK), June 2019 - MicroLearn, a microlearning content provider, has announced a new partnership with Eildon Housing Association. Eildon Housing Association is a Scottish housing and care providers, offering housing, care, and support services to people right across the Scottish Borders region.