501 Converting Dusty Instructor-Led Training to an Exciting Virtual Experience
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Wednesday, March 28
Junior Ballroom F
Have you been thinking about leveraging virtual training? Are you trying to get started, but unsure how to convert those old facilitator guides into an engaging virtual classroom experience? Or maybe you’ve been training virtually for a while, but are stuck in a rut and looking for some new and creative ideas.
In this session, you will learn how to keep your audience engaged during a virtual training session. You’ll explore a live classroom demonstration and look at a wide range of activities that can help you design content that encourages regular audience interaction. You’ll also dig into Adobe Connect’s custom pod options and learn to master those scary virtual breakout group activities. Come prepared to laugh and participate as you examine behaviors every virtual facilitator should possess.
In this session, you will learn:
- Unique ways to engage your audience in a virtual classroom
- Best practices that every virtual facilitator should know about
- How to utilize the custom pods available in Adobe Connect
- How to seamlessly run breakout groups in a virtual environment
Novice to intermediate designers, managers, and directors.
Technology discussed in this session:
Learning Technology Manager
Carol Johnson, a learning technology manager for Capital One, has over 10 years of experience converting and delivering virtual meetings and training. She has received rave reviews for her enthusiastic presentations and absolutely loves to see teams become successful in a virtual setting. Carol has experience with a multitude of platforms and strives to help people understand key techniques to turn every virtual interaction into an inclusive and engaging success story. She has worked in both public education and the corporate world to help teams get started or revamp their curriculums.