Modern Virtual Designer Certificate: Technology, Materials and Activities for Online Engagement and Connection
Is your organization equipped for the dynamic digital learning landscape of 2024?
With the power to engage audiences around the clock through a simple internet connection, the challenge lies in crafting compelling programs. It demands both technical proficiency and the adept application of instructional design techniques. The goal is to enable trainers and producers to design online learning events that transcend passive attendance to foster an environment of active and interactive participants. This immersive certificate program is a hands-on, skill-building experience designed to empower instructional designers for the virtual era. Through real-world examples, hands-on practice, and personalized coaching, you will gain the confidence to craft engaging virtual instructor-led training experiences. You’ll experience a vibrant live online training environment, engage in discussions, practice online learning techniques, navigate virtual classroom platforms, and create training materials ready for immediate deployment. You’ll leave the course equipped with the skills to thrive as a savvy and modern online virtual designer and the information needed to seamlessly transition your organization to a virtual learning culture.
See 'Technical Needs/Prerequisites' below.
There will be a required 1-hour assignment following sessions one and two and an optional one following session three.
This course requires use of the Zoom application as a participant on a laptop or desktop computer. Visit the ZOOM website to download the most current version.
***Participation via mobile device such as an iPhone or iPad or via a Web interface is NOT advised.
Although this course is taught using the Zoom platform; you can practice your course skills on your in-house/preferred platform (e.g. Zoom, WebEx, Teams, Adobe Connect, etc.)
Who Should Attend:
Instructional designers, trainers, and those who desire to build the skills necessary to design, develop, and support live online or virtual instructor led training strategies.
In this certificate, you will learn to:
Before the certificate, you may download your participant manual containing job aids, examples, platform checklists, and processes for you to use as you prepare, design, and support your live online courses. For example:
Principal Consultant, Kassy LaBorie Consulting, LLC
Kassy is a keynote speaker, instructional designer, facilitator, and author who specializes in human connection in a remote world. She is passionate about helping organizations, learning teams, and training professionals successfully move to the virtual environment. Kassy is the co-author of Interact and Engage! 75+ Activities for Virtual Training, Meetings, and Webinars and the author of Producing Virtual Training, Meetings, and Webinars.
Register by 30 days prior to the course start date and automatically save $150 with our Early Bird rate!
JUNE 2024 DATES:
Session 1: Monday, June 10, 2024
Session 2: Wednesday, June 12, 2024
Session 3: Friday, June 14, 2024
RAIN DATE: Monday, June 17, 2024
The "Rain Date" is a date to reserve on your calendar. It will be used in the unlikely event that an earlier session can not run as planned due to technical difficulties or a speaker emergency.
This course is comprised of three (3) live online sessions. Each session is 2 hours.
All sessions start at 10:00 am Eastern Time (New York time). Here is the time of the sessions listed in various time zones:
For times in other cities, visit Time & Date Converter. All sessions are recorded. In order to earn your Certificate of Completion, you must log in for and participate in each live course and successfully complete any homework assignments by specified deadlines. Recordings of sessions are intended for review purposes only.