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Sustainable Upskilling Solutions: Proctoring Done Right

“Proctoring” is the method of validating a learner’s identity with technology, which may include monitoring the learner through a particular phase of the course, typically during assessments. Proctoring, however, enjoys a degree of infamy that Sustainable Upskilling Solutions successfully mitigate. What is Proctoring? Proctoring is in essence a validation and monitoring service whereby the monitoring

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Sustainable Upskilling Solutions (SUSs): the Next Generation of eLearning Assessing

Assessments or quizzes deployed via LMSs are topline and superficial in nature. This Sustainable Upskilling Solutions (SUSs) resolve by incorporating a comprehensive assessment suite within their technology stack. “No eLearning course – in fact, no course that aims at transferring knowledge to learners, is truly complete until it is accompanied by provisions to assess the

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Sustainable Upskilling Solution (SUS) Content Options

Traditional LMSs, principally, make provision for “container-based” formats, such as SCORM, AICC, xAPI, and CMI5. Sustainable Upskilling Solutions on the other hand also make provision for common file formats over and above “container-based” or SCORM formats. With SUSs all of this happens natively on a single system thereby extending flexibility and control to the course

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The KMS Becomes a Sage 300 People Certified Solution

The Skypiom Knowledge Management System has been certified as a Sage 300 People solution as part of Sage’s Independent Software Vendor (ISV) program. This means that Sage, the market leader in accounting, payroll and payments, has verified inter alia that the KMS integrates seamlessly into Sage 300 People. An Independent Software Vendor (ISV) program generally

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Zoom Integration for Video Lessons

Skypiom’s Knowledge Management System (KMS) allows for video lessons to managed directly from the system. As with all modules on the KMS the video lesson capability extends significantly beyond “basic” video conferencing. Rather than having only a few hosts within an organisation that are permitted to schedule Zoom meetings that extend beyond the 40 free

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Knowledge Base “Doctrina” Added to KMS

Skypiom’s Knowledge Management System now includes a robust and granular Knowledge Base, which is directly integrated into the platform. The Knowledge Base module “Doctrina”, latin for “Knowledge”, allows authors to upload PDF documents as well as videos into the knowledge repository either directly from a local drive or alternatively via Microsoft OneDrive or Dropbox. In

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Skypiom Opens London Office

Skypiom sets it sights on United Kingdom & Ireland. In November 2020 Skypiom committed to opening an office in central London from which it will beachhead the United Kingdom and Ireland markets. Given that Skypiom successfully deploys the Knowledge Management System in one of the most challenging, stringent and regulated training environments globally, in South

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ThingLink Functionality Added

ThingLink: a UNESCO ICT in Education prize winner Skypiom has added ThingLink as an additional media asset option, which now forms part of the Common File Format toolset. ThingLink is an eLearning content solution that allows course authors to create unique learner experiences that encompass interactive videos and 360º / VR media. The realism means

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