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47: All Aboard for Engaging E-Learning - Naomi Waldron and Julian Davis

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March 3, 2020
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47: All Aboard for Engaging E-Learning - Naomi Waldron and Julian Davis
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Julian Davis of Queensland Rail and Naomi Waldron from Easy A discuss Queensland Rail’s onboarding and compliance refresher program - fittingly called All Aboard.  This program was winner of best onboarding and induction program in the Australian Institute of Training and Development 2019 Excellence Awards.

 

This program moved onboarding from a cumbersome paper-based three-month long process to a highly engaging digital learning experience that new staff complete on their first day.  With the inclusion of compliance refresher modules, it touches all 7,000 staff and has significant impact in a short period of time.  It’s also a really fit for purpose learning solution. Not only did it meet the technical and design requirements of the project, but significant effort went into making it a strong cultural fit.

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“Learning Design Tip – Choose a metaphor” by Naomi Waldron. Suggestions about how learning designers can select an appropriate metaphor for learning
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Learning Design Tip – Use stories and humour by Naomi Waldron
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Learning Design Tip – Be consistent in design by Naomi Waldron. This relates to the simple, consistent learning experience design that was prototyped and tweaked and was really successful in All Aboard.
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Julian’s website – Includes a range of articles and eBooks on the use of technology for adult learning
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Michelle Ockers

An award-winning speaker, Michelle brings decades of learning and development experience as she interviews business leaders and learning professionals to uncover interesting stories, authentic conversations, and new insights.
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