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SmartAuthor is a training course authoring suite integrated with the Academy10 LMS.

At the touch of a few buttons, SmartAuthor allows subject matter experts to create:

  • Online tutorials
  • Online Compliance courses
  • Coaching sessions
  • Certificated Programmes
  • SmartProgrammes (blended courses)
  • Online magazines

Smart Author

SmartAuthor is object based meaning that it is quick to use, and easy to copy/reuse objects. Creating individualised courses (or group specific content) is a piece of cake.

Main features:

    Programme Authoring Suite
  •  WYSIWYG programme and session content authoring
  •  7 different programme types
  •  Scalable sdmin.options for Site Controller, LMS Administrator, Author & Team Leaders
  •  Learning object based for total flexibility
  •  SCORM compliant
  • Object Based
  •  Add text, video, sound, images, interactions, quizzes etc
  •  Simple drag/drop Session object editing
  •  Reuse & edit objects
  • Programme Sequencing
  •  Use Gates to control progress on programmes
  •  Conditional Fork to other programmes
  •  Auto re-registration after x days
  •  Conditional Jump to other programmes
  •  Set Prerequisites
  • Gates
  •  Multiple Gate types offer multiple progress options
  •  Include sequential (e.g. delegate/tutor) Sign Off
  •  Integrate Coaching into programmes
  •  Set completion to be based on multiple test results
  •  View historic performance
  • Quiz
  •  Multiple Test Formats
  •  Include Explanations
  •  Add Tips
  •  Limits on Attempts on Questions and Test Retake
  •  Allow Resume
  •  Quiz-Banks
  •  Use multiple tests to create a final score
  •  Set CPD points
  • Media Library
  •  Upload and manage Media Assets and documents
  • Programme Audit
  •  Changes Logs
  •  Integrity Checker
  • Authors
  •  Author can be supported by multiple Editors
  • Manage
  •  Manage Delegates & Delegate Progress
  •  Automated eMail Instructions and Reminders with custom emails
  •  Managing Assignments Marking
  •  Manage Authors
  •  Auto identify problem delegates
  • Publish
  •  Publish to LMS Library
  •  Publish for External Access
  •  Create Programmes in XST formats
  • Survey Software
  •  Add survey questions at any point as Session objects
  •  Collate Survey data from multiple programmes
  •  Report via Permissions based Intelligence reports
  • Certificates
  •  Customise look of certificates
  •  Specify certificate award conditions
  • InTouch
  •  Create & dispatch online magazines