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Enabling Skills: Business Writing

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Use Toolbook to Develop Interactive e-Learning without Programming

1 day

Prerequisite: None
Ask yourself:
  • Do you want to create dynamic e-learning modules using Toolbook?
  • Do you want to develop interactive e-learning easily using pre-developed objects?
  • Do you want to customise the pre-developed objects available in Toolbook to match your own needs and style?
  • Do you want to add and control media files in Toolbook?
  • Do you want to use pre-defined actions to add dynamic effects in Toolbook?
  • Do you want to be able to easily change the look and feel of an e-learning module?
  • Do you want to be able to use questions of various types to enhance interactivity and learning?
  • Do you want to be able to easily restructure e-learning modules in Toolbook?
  • Do you want to run your e-learning modules developed in Toolbook through a Learning Management System?
If you can answer “yes” to any of these questions, this workshop is for you!

I can also build e-learning modules for you. For more information see Learning Consulting.
Designed for anyone who wants to use Toolbook to develop interactive e-Learning modules for enabling or soft-skills and other knowledge transfer.

The workshop will enable you to:

  • Understand Toolbook basics (terminology, project structures, concepts, navigation)
  • Create new book (includes using wizards)
  • Change look and feel (apply styles, change backgrounds, add pre-programmed navigation objects, add graphics and text)
  • Work with Smart Pages
  • Add, modify, move, copy and delete pages
  • Add objects and modify properties and extended properties
  • Add and customise question objects and quiz objects
  • Save and preview books
  • Work with the catalog (includes creating custom catalog)
  • Modify catalog objects
  • Work with graphics
  • Work with media files
  • Work with cel and path animations
  • Use basic actions to hide/show objects, play animations, disable/enable objects
  • Publish a book (including SCORM compliance)
R1,500 per person (min 2 participants)

R15,000 per group (up to 12 participants)
Use Toolbook to Develop Simulations

1 day

Prerequisite: None
Ask yourself:
  • Do you need to use Toolbook to simulate system actions?
  • Do you want to be able to record system actions in Toolbook?
  • Do you want to be able to modify recorded pages for maximum learning?
  • Do you want to add guided learning and demonstrations to a single page?
  • Do you want to be able to build a system simulation from scratch?
  • Do you find the Simulation Editor frustrating or intimidating?
  • Do you want to be able to run a simulation as a guided practice and assessment?
If you can answer “yes” to any of these questions, this workshop is for you!

I can also build simulations for you. For more information see Learning Consulting.
Designed for anyone who wants to use Toolbook to develop effective system simulations.

The workshop will enable you to:

  • Understand Toolbook basics (terminology, project structures, concepts, navigation)
  • Record system actions
  • Modify recorded pages
  • Create new book (includes using wizards)
  • Change look and feel (apply styles, change backgrounds, add pre-programmed navigation objects, add graphics and text)
  • Work with Smart Pages
  • Add, modify, move, copy and delete pages
  • Work with screen graphics
  • Add objects and modify properties and extended properties to simulate system actions
  • Save and preview books
  • Work with the catalog (includes creating custom catalog)
  • Modify catalog objects
  • Use path animations to create “Show me”demonstrations
  • Use the Simulation Editor
  • Publish a book (including SCORM compliance)
R1,500 per person (min 2 participants)

R15,000 per group (up to 12 participants)
Use Toolbook’s Actions to Enhance Interactivity and Flexibility

1 day

Prerequisite: Basic Toolbook skills
Ask yourself:
  • Do you want to go beyond the built-in functionality of Toolbook to create sophisticated and complex interactions?
  • Do you find the Actions Editor intimidating or frustrating?
  • Do you want to be able to pass values from one set of actions to another or to create changeable values that can be accessed by any action in your e-learning module?
  • Do you want to calculate your own scoring and pass the values to a Learning Management System?
  • Do you want to easily change the properties of objects such as colour, text or position using Toolbook actions?
  • Do you want to be able to change what happens on a screen based on specific conditions?
If you can answer “yes” to any of these questions, this workshop is for you!

I can also build interactive e-learning modules for you. For more information see Learning Consulting.
Designed for anyone who wants to use Toolbook to create advanced, interactive and scenario-based learning.

The workshop will enable you to:

  • Understand the capabilities of Toolbook actions
  • Work with the Actions Editor
  • Describe available actions
  • Work with navigation actions
  • Work with scoring and tracking actions (including creating SCORM actions to communicate with a learning management system)
  • Work with media actions
  • Work with object actions
  • Understand variables and their scope
  • Work with general actions
  • Work with prompts (including using prompts for debugging)
  • Use control structures (IF statements, Loops)
R1,500 per person (min 2 participants)

R15,000 per group (up to 12 participants)
Practice Using Toolbook Workshop

1 day

Prerequisite: Basic Toolbook skills
Ask yourself:
  • Have you been trained on Toolbook and want help using the skills you have learned on a specific project?
  • Have you taught yourself Toolbook and now want help on a specific project?
  • Do you want to work on your own project with experienced guidance?
If you can answer “yes” to any of these questions, this workshop is for you!

I can also build interactive e-learning modules for you. For more information see Learning Consulting.
Designed for anyone who wishes to practice using Toolbook skills on their own projects with experienced guidance. R250 per person/training hour (min 2 participants)

R300 per person/training hour (1 participant)
Customised Toolbook Workshop

Prerequisite: Depends on training needs
Ask yourself:
  • Do you have specific Toolbook skills that you want to improve?
  • Do you need targeted Toolbook training?
  • Do you need to combine some basic, intermediate and advanced skills training?
  • Do you have specific time-frames within which you would like training (e.g., 1 hour/day or 2 hours/week)?
If you can answer “yes” to any of these questions, this option is for you!

I can also build interactive e-learning modules for you. For more information see Learning Consulting.
Designed for anyone with specific needs around improving Toolbook skills.

Customise an Toolbook workshop to meet your specific needs.

Choose from the topics in any of the Toolbook workshops or specify your own.
R250 per person/training hour (min 2 participants)

R300 per person/training hour (1 participant)


Other E-Learning Tool Training: Adobe Captivate


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