Ciara Cunningham

Loud and Clear: Best Practice Use of Audio in E-Learning

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So you read our last blog, 4 Questions to ask before using audio in your E-Learning and decided that it’s for you – great! In this blog, we’ll explore the different ways you can incorporate audio into your E-Learning to help you achieve higher learner engagement and enjoyment. There are 5 main approaches to using audio in your programme: The audio and onscreen text are exactly the same. Pa... read more →

Carley Morrow

Adoreboard to power Press Association General Election Coverage alongside Facebook

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A great piece of press for NI startups. Belfast's Adoreboard is powering the Press Association's coverage of the 2015 General Elections. https://www.adoreboard.com/blog/post/adoreboard-general-election-2015 Press Association (PA), the UK’s leading multimedia news agency and digital content provider, is partnering with leading technology companies as part of its most ambitious ever plans to... read more →

Ciara Cunningham

Loud and Clear - Four Questions to ask before using audio in your E-Learning

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By Maresa Molloy, Instructional Designer at Aurion Learning Not all E-Learning programmes need to have audio, but it can help learners and create interest, if used well. This blog forms the first of a two part series which will highlight the different questions you should ask before using audio in your E-Learning and the different ways to incorporate it. There are a number of practical questi... read more →

Ciara Cunningham

Diary Dates: FREE Masterclass Series 1 – 15 October, 2015. E-Learning Made Easy

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The fourth series of Aurion Learning’s annual masterclasses will take place in Edinburgh, Dublin and Belfast from 1 – 15 October 2015. Learning and Development Managers, Learning Consultants, Trainers and Facilitators and HR Practioners will come together at the free-to-attend events to find out how to get the most out of E-Learning and how it can help improve learning and development througho... read more →

Digital Circle Admin

Digital Circle Members Update - March 2015 (Tenders, Roadshows)

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Dear all, Welcome to the Digital Circle Members Update. We have a few details to update you about. Firstly, we have a request from a large supplier in Northern Ireland for some companies who wish to be considered for a tender process. You'll need to be confident in developing apps, games or web sites (or all three), need to demonstrate your portfolio and also have a good reputation locally. T... read more →

Ciara Cunningham

Aurion Director to run London Marathon for Northern Irish Children’s Charity

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Following in a long tradition of corporate social responsibility and fundraising at online learning and development company Aurion Learning, Director Ciaran O’Hare, is set to put on his running shoes and take part in the London Marathon to raise money for children’s charity Northern Ireland’s Cancer Fund for Children (NICFC). Ciaran will join with over 40,000 runners from all over the world at... read more →

Ciara Cunningham

Two heads are better than one: Five ideas for E-Learning team collaboration

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The E-Learning profession is a high-paced and demanding industry. Many E-Learning professionals feel they are constantly racing to the next goal or to finish their next project. We’ve come up with five tips that will help your team to communicate with one another, enjoy their work and use their time efficiently. 1. Use the best tools As learning technologists, we know that using the right... read more →

Ciara Cunningham

Aurion Learning Retain Investors in People Award

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Aurion Learning are proud to announce that they have been re-accredited by the Investors in People (IIP) framework for their work in staff development and support, following a recent review by the standard's assessors. IIP is the most successful framework for business improvement through people in the UK. This was the third successful review since the online learning company was first awarded ... read more →

Ciara Cunningham

How does Tin Can API work in the real world?

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I’m sure that by now many of you will already have come across the biggest buzzword to hit E-Learning town since the second coming of SCORM in 2004. Yes folks, a new standard has landed on our shores and it’s called Tin Can API (AKA Experience API). So what is Tin Can? What does it do? What does it look like? And what can it do for your organisation? Well let’s have a look. To fully underst... read more →

Ciara Cunningham

Aurion Learning Expands Learning Services Team

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Following the addition of new projects, digital learning specialists, Aurion Learning has announced the appointment of Ciarán Friel as Instructional Designer. Ciarán joins the Aurion learning services team from NHS, Liverpool Community Health Trust, where he held the position of eLearning Systems Developer. Ciarán has also held a number of positions within the educational and training sector o... read more →